#Law Enforcement

Arkansas sheriff arrested for alleged drugs, weapon possession: reports

He went from locking up bad guys to spending his night behind bars. An Arkansas sheriff was nabbed in a neighboring county on drug and weapons possession charges, according to local reports. Sheriff Jimmy Stephens, who represents Johnson County in the northwest corner of the state, was arrested Saturday in nearby Crawford County, state police said. Stephens was arrested after a traffic stop and was being held at the Crawford County Detention Center, 4029 News reported. He is due in court Monday. Stephens is now facing charges for simultaneously being in possession of guns and drugs, according to the report, which didn’t identify the type of drugs.
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Police Respond to Illegal Sideshow in Oakland

Police are investigating a sideshow that happened in Oakland early Saturday morning. The incident occurred at around 2 a.m. on Harrison Street, just a few blocks from Lake Merritt. Oakland police said they responded to reports of gunshots and cars and spectators blocking the streets. When officers got there, spectators...

One Arrested after Police Chase Ends in Huntsville

One was arrested and three were transported to the hospital after a police chase ended with a vehicle hitting a police car in Huntsville. One Arrested after Police Chase Ends in Huntsville. One was arrested and three were transported to the hospital after a police chase ended with a vehicle...

Police searching for woman and 2-year-old child in custody investigation

Philadelphia, PA – The Philadelphia Police Department has issued a bulletin regarding a missing 31-year-old woman and her 2-year-old child. The Philadelphia Police Department needs the public’s assistance in locating the missing woman in reference to a custody investigation. 31-year-old Simone Leonard and 2-year-old Gaia Byrd were last seen on Wednesday, May 4, 2022, on the 75XX block of Rugby Street. Simone Leonard (mother) is 5′ 1″, 100 lbs., brown eyes and black hair. Gaia Byrd (daughter) has brown eyes and black hair. Anyone with any information on Simone’s and Gaia’s whereabouts is asked to please contact Northwest Detectives Division The post Police searching for woman and 2-year-old child in custody investigation appeared first on Shore News Network.

Man with warrants arrested after Facebook comment

(CNN) - A Georgia man’s comment on a sheriff’s office’s Facebook post helped to get him arrested just days later. When the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office posted its “Most Wanted” list Monday on Facebook, it caught the eye of Christopher Spaulding. “How about me?”...

Police pursuit ends near Winwood Drive

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - A heavy police presence was on the scene Friday night after a chase that started on Halls Mill Road ended at McVay Drive and Winwood Drive. According to the Mobile Police Department, the driver of a white Chevy Impala refused to pull over during a traffic stop and instead chose to flee.
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ARREST LOG: Wilmington Police Serve 4 Summonses

WILMINGTON, MA — According to Wilmington Police Log, Wilmington Police issued the following arrests and summonses between November 25, 2022 to December 1, 2022. Igor Alves (18, Woburn) was served a summons for OUI Drugs, Unlicensed Operation Of A Motor Vehicle, and Marked Lanes Violation. (2:54pm) Monday, November 28,...

LAPD arrest 18 suspects in organized retail thefts

LOS ANGELES – Police arrested 18 suspects in connection with four organized retail clothing thefts valued at about $23,000, authorities said Saturday. The suspects, between the ages of 15 and 20, faced charges of organized retail theft and grand theft, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. The suspects live throughout the city and county of Los Angeles.

Tulsa area law enforcement makes holiday season brighter for at-risk youth

TULSA, Okla. — Tulsa area law enforcement agencies are making spirits bright this holiday season with "Shop with a Cop" on Saturday morning. The Tulsa County Sheriff's Department and the Bixby Police Department partnered with the Bixby Rotary Club to host a shopping spree at Bixby's Walmart. The Rotary...

Hubballi Town police seize ganja

Hubballi Town police seized 629 grammes of ganja from two people who were allegedly trying to sell it near Nehru Ground. They have arrested Siddharth, a resident of Arvind Nagar, and Mahesh, a resident of Gokul Road; a case against them under the NDPS Act has been registered. Anand Vankudre led the team that made the arrests.