MAY
10

Former Achille mayor speaks out before arrest in evidence room break-in

Investigators say the charges stem from an incident in March when several items were reported missing from the Achille Police Department's evidence room. Enter Article DATE HERE ACHILLE, Okla. – An embattled former Oklahoma mayor says it is time for him to be held accountable for his actions. Around 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Durant police arres...
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MAY
10

Drugs, guns, money missing from police evidence room, report finds. Are cases at risk?

The Atwater evidence locker was maintained "sub par at best" without any consistency, proper oversight and included a space at a mini-storage without an alarm, according to a state Department of Justice report. May 10, 2019 The Atwater evidence locker until recently was maintained "sub-par at best" without any consistency, proper oversight and incl...
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SEP
25

Inside CSPD's evidence locker - guns, furniture, baseball bats and cake


Already the unit is running out of room in its combined 16,000 square-foot facilities, forcing the Police Department to purchase Conex containers to hold the overflow. September 25 The most bizarre objects you can think of probably have been stored in the Colorado Springs Police Department's evidence facilities at one point or another. Some of the ...
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JUN
19

Ford Heights evidence leaves sheriff with mess

Chicago TribuneBYLINE: By Lolly Bowean, TRIBUNE REPORTERCook County, ILThere were chrome handguns, revolvers, Uzis and broken down rifles held together with duct tape. There were machetes, swords and rusted kitchen knives.When Cook County sheriff's officials opened the evide...
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JUN
13

Police say Jonesboro man broke into police station

The Associated Press State & Local WireMcDonough, GAPolice have arrested a convicted felon after they say he stole some guns from the McDonough Police station.Police say 33-year-old Jamie Lee Clark of Jonesboro broke into the police station June 1 by climbing through a w...
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MAR
31

Former police officer sentenced to prison

The Associated Press State and Local WireMuskogee, OKA former Muskogee police officer has been sentenced to four years in prison for possession of stolen firearms and falsely claiming a military award.Thirty-one-year-old Kris Ledford was sentenced Tuesday and is to report to...
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FEB
25

Bratenahl police chief announces retirement; Falzone embroiled in missing-evidence probe

Plain Dealer (Cleveland)BYLINE: Mark Puente and Gabriel BairdBratenahl, OHBratenahl - Embattled Police Chief Paul Falzone retired Tuesday afternoon, two days before a report about guns, drugs and money that went missing under his watch was scheduled to be released."I think i...
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JAN
30

Isle police lose more evidence, forcing delay in some drug cases; Latest incident occurs after clerk was fired in 2008

he Houston ChronicleBYLINE: JENNIFER LATSON, StaffGalveston, TXGALVESTON - Less than a year after guns, drugs and money went missing from a police evidence room, officials discovered more missing evidence this week from the same locked storage room.The evidence - drugs seize...
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JAN
29

Ex-cop accused of taking guns from evidence room

The Pantagraph (Bloomington, Illinois)BYLINE: By Kevin Barlow;, ILCLINTON - A former longtime Clinton police officer was arraigned Wednesday afternoon on charges that he took guns last year from an evidence room at the Clinton police station.Jerr...
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