CRIME & SAFETY
Weekly Safety Report: Disturbances, Theft, and Trespassing in Troy, Ohio
The Troy Police Department responded to several incidents this week in Troy, Ohio. These included a disturbance/fight on East Canal Street, a theft on Todd Lane, another disturbance/fight at Sherwood Clean on Foss Way, and a case of trespassing on Washington Street.
Woman killed in crash involving semi on I-75 identified
State troopers have identified the person killed in a crash involving a semitrailer on Interstate 75 in Miami County early Thursday.
Search warrant nets 3 arrests, drugs, cash
PIQUA — A narcotics search warrant executed by the Sidney-Piqua Tactical Response Team (TRT) in the city of Piqua resulted in the arrest of three people and the confiscation of drugs and cash Friday morning. According to Piqua Police Deputy Chief Marty Grove, on Friday, Sept. 22, at approximately...
Multiple injured after separate crashes slowdown I-75 near Tipp City Saturday
The Ohio State Highway Patrol Piqua and Dayton Posts responded to the crashes just after 5 p.m.
Local Resident Arrested in Sidney Shelby Narcotics Task Force Operation
On September 20, 2023, the Sidney Shelby Narcotics Task Force conducted a drug search at a residence in Sidney, Ohio. They found suspected fentanyl, drug paraphernalia, and surveillance equipment.
Officers called to local hospital after a woman walks in with gunshot wound early Saturday morning
A woman walked into a local hospital with a gunshot wound early Saturday morning.
Woman pleads to charges connected to 2021 death of Springfield man
A Springfield woman has pleaded guilty in connection to the events surround the death of a man from over two year ago.
Man accused of leading police on chase through Montgomery Co. facing charges
A Trotwood man accused of being involved of a domestic dispute that led to a police chase in Montgomery County earlier this month is facing charges.
Weekly Safety Report: Commercial Building Fire and Theft from Home for Disabled Adults in Englewood, Ohio
Two incidents occurred in Englewood, Ohio this week. The first incident involved a commercial building catching fire, with fire crews responding to heavy smoke at the scene. No injuries were reported, and the cause of the fire is unknown. The second incident involved a man accused of stealing from a home for disabled adults. The suspect allegedly stole over $8,700 from four victims while employed at the facility. Police are seeking the public's help in locating the suspect.
Judge sentences man to prison for starting fire that killed his stepfather in Miami County
A Saint Paris man now knows how long he’ll be in prison for setting a fire that killed his stepfather earlier this year.
Area sheriff’s office issues warning about recent phone scam
The Miami County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of a recent phone scam.
Woman struck by car in Trotwood area
Dispatchers say the female was unconscious in a driveway but she “came to.”
Violent Video Shows School Worker Striking Nonverbal, Special Needs Toddler in Back of Head
In the video, Braylen is seen running down the hall as the employee follows him. The employee then catches up with the boy and violently strikes him in the back of the head, which sends the child flying forward before his body slams to the floor.
Super 8 Motel fire ruled accidental, believed to be electrical issue
VANDALIA, Ohio (WKEF) -- Fire division officials released new information about last month's fire at the Super 8 Motel in Vandalia. Officials say the fire was ruled to be accidental, while a cause is undetermined, it's believed to be an electrical issue. The motel was shut down by the city...
Multiple Mobile Homes Devastated by Fire in New Carlisle - Investigation in Progress
A damaging fire recently raced through New Carlisle, heavily affecting numerous mobile homes and leaving the typically peaceful community shaken. The incident occurred on Todd Lee Drive around 4:30 p.m. Local authorities battled intense flames that rapidly engulfed several trailer homes.
1 in critical condition after shooting in Dayton early Saturday morning
A man was found in critical condition after being shot on Fairview Ave early Saturday morning
3 facing charges after photo of fake gun inside local school circulates online
Three people are facing charges after a photo of two people with a gun inside Local school circulated online Wednesday.
Covington police say missing 33-year-old woman was found safe
Kendra Turner was last seen driving a dark blue Kia Sedona minivan on Banklick Street. She was found safe Wednesday afternoon.
Serious playground injuries: How to make sure your children are safe when they play
Serious playground accidents are more common than you may think.
Firefighters rescue small dog from storm drain in Huber Heights
Firefighters were able to successfully rescue a small dog that got stuck in a storm drain in Huber Heights Thursday.