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Knoxville News Sentinel
Two children injured in single-vehicle crashdispatchers received a call of a "sick person" at Millertown Pike over Intersta
Two children injured in single-vehicle crash
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
dispatchers received a call of a "sick person" at Millertown Pike over Interstate 640, according to a news release from the Knoxville Police Department. Upon arrival, Knoxville Fire Department first responders advised that it was a single-vehicle... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
John Stiles, respected by sources and other reporters, diesStiles as "an honorable man." "He would stay on a story until it was completed
John Stiles, respected by sources and other reporters, dies
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
Stiles as "an honorable man." "He would stay on a story until it was completed," said Stan McCrosky, now retired from the Knoxville Police Department. "He was a reporter that we, as officers, could speak with candidly." Mr. Stiles mentored... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
10News Investigates:for a little more than a year, is trying to raise $30,000 to help cover the eve
10News Investigates:
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 13 hours ago
for a little more than a year, is trying to raise $30,000 to help cover the event, rentals and security, which he says the Knoxville Police Department will provide. “We want the support of the corporate community,” he states in his email.... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Bearden High School on soft lockdownKNOXVILLE — Bearden High School has been placed on a soft lockdown as the Knoxv
Bearden High School on soft lockdown
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 14 hours ago
KNOXVILLE — Bearden High School has been placed on a soft lockdown as the Knoxville Police Department investigates an armed robbery near the school. Melissa Tindell, the school system's spokeswoman, said the school was placed on the soft lockdown as... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville police arrest suspect in armed drugstore robberygunpoint on Saturday. At 2:57 p.m., police responded to a call reporting an ar
Knoxville police arrest suspect in armed drugstore robbery
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
gunpoint on Saturday. At 2:57 p.m., police responded to a call reporting an armed robbery at the CVS, 2931 Alcoa Highway, Knoxville Police Department Lt. Nevin Long said. Police apprehended a suspect at 3:10 p.m. at a nearby Pilot gas station... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxille mayor names new executive director for PARCof the Police Advisory and Review Committee, which reviews citizen complaints a
Knoxille mayor names new executive director for PARC
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
of the Police Advisory and Review Committee, which reviews citizen complaints and Internal Affairs reports involving the Knoxville Police Department, according to a news release from the city. City Mayor Madeline Rogero said Vaughn, who has an... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Gangs task force revamped, gets help from FBI, TBI and other agenciesKnoxville Police Department Chief David Rausch (AMY SMOTHERMAN BURGESS/NEWS SEN
Gangs task force revamped, gets help from FBI, TBI and other agencies
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Knoxville Police Department Chief David Rausch (AMY SMOTHERMAN BURGESS/NEWS SENTINEL) Knoxville Police have arrested "persons of interest" in the April 16 death of a 12-year-old boy killed at a Mechanicsville park, but the charges are not related to... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Court splits on racial lines in fight that went viraland truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense atto
Court splits on racial lines in fight that went viral
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
and truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense attorney Keith Leiberman appealed. Although a Knoxville Police Department officer labeled Wilson a Rolling 60s Crips gang member because of undated photos on his Instagram... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Court splits on racial lines in fight that went viraland truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense atto
Court splits on racial lines in fight that went viral
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
and truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense attorney Keith Leiberman appealed. Although a Knoxville Police Department officer labeled Wilson a Rolling 60s Crips gang member because of undated photos on his Instagram... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Court splits on racial lines in fight that went viraland truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense atto
Court splits on racial lines in fight that went viral
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
and truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense attorney Keith Leiberman appealed. Although a Knoxville Police Department officer labeled Wilson a Rolling 60s Crips gang member because of undated photos on his Instagram... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Court splits on racial lines in fight that went viraland truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense atto
Court splits on racial lines in fight that went viral
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 6 days ago
and truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense attorney Keith Leiberman appealed. Although a Knoxville Police Department officer labeled Wilson a Rolling 60s Crips gang member because of undated photos on his Instagram... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Court splits on racial lines in fight that went viraland truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense atto
Court splits on racial lines in fight that went viral
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 6 days ago
and truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense attorney Keith Leiberman appealed. Although a Knoxville Police Department officer labeled Wilson a Rolling 60s Crips gang member because of undated photos on his Instagram... Read more
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First Coast News
Court splits on racial lines in fight that went viraland truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense atto
Court splits on racial lines in fight that went viral
First Coast News / Posted 6 days ago
and truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense attorney Keith Leiberman appealed. Although a Knoxville Police Department officer labeled Wilson a Rolling 60s Crips gang member because of undated photos on his Instagram... Read more
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USA Today
Court splits on racial lines in fight that went viraland truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense atto
Court splits on racial lines in fight that went viral
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
and truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense attorney Keith Leiberman appealed. Although a Knoxville Police Department officer labeled Wilson a Rolling 60s Crips gang member because of undated photos on his Instagram... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Middleman in Knox fatal drug overdose deal gets 8 years in prisonDr. Darinka Mileusnic-Polchan conducted an autopsy and determined Powell died f
Middleman in Knox fatal drug overdose deal gets 8 years in prison
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Dr. Darinka Mileusnic-Polchan conducted an autopsy and determined Powell died from a fentanyl overdose, McDermott said. Knoxville Police Department Investigator Josh Shaffer, who specializes in drug investigations, helmed the probe of Powers'... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Appellate court splits on racial lines in racially-charged fight in viral video caseand truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense atto
Appellate court splits on racial lines in racially-charged fight in viral video case
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
and truly be sorry, and you suggest he's got some fault in this." Defense attorney Keith Leiberman appealed. Although a Knoxville Police Department officer labeled Wilson a Rolling 60s Crips gang member because of undated photos on his Instagram... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Tennessee parts ways with strength coach over “philosophical differences”and bringing justice to victims of crime. “Going forward, in any incident invo
Tennessee parts ways with strength coach over “philosophical differences”
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 9 days ago
and bringing justice to victims of crime. “Going forward, in any incident involving a student at the university, (the Knoxville Police Department) will make formal notification only to UT law enforcement, as required by state law and as part... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Will Muschamp fires longtime South Carolina equipment managerand bringing justice to victims of crime. “Going forward, in any incident invo
Will Muschamp fires longtime South Carolina equipment manager
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 9 days ago
and bringing justice to victims of crime. “Going forward, in any incident involving a student at the university, (the Knoxville Police Department) will make formal notification only to UT law enforcement, as required by state law and as part... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Man stabbed in chest on Magnolia AvenueKNOXVILLE — Authorities are investigating an early-morning stabbing on Magnolia
Man stabbed in chest on Magnolia Avenue
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
KNOXVILLE — Authorities are investigating an early-morning stabbing on Magnolia Avenue. At 12:04 a.m., officers of the Knoxville Police Department responded to a report that a man had been stabbed at the Exxon, 2561 E. Magnolia Ave. They found a... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Miami RB Mark Walton indefinitely suspended for DUI arrestand bringing justice to victims of crime. “Going forward, in any incident invo
Miami RB Mark Walton indefinitely suspended for DUI arrest
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 9 days ago
and bringing justice to victims of crime. “Going forward, in any incident involving a student at the university, (the Knoxville Police Department) will make formal notification only to UT law enforcement, as required by state law and as part... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Comment about Florida shirt at Baton Rouge strip club leads to armed vehicle chaseand bringing justice to victims of crime. “Going forward, in any incident invo
Comment about Florida shirt at Baton Rouge strip club leads to armed vehicle chase
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 9 days ago
and bringing justice to victims of crime. “Going forward, in any incident involving a student at the university, (the Knoxville Police Department) will make formal notification only to UT law enforcement, as required by state law and as part... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Butch Jones to no longer on “courtesy calls” from Knoxville PDand bringing justice to victims of crime. “Going forward, in any incident invo
Butch Jones to no longer on “courtesy calls” from Knoxville PD
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 9 days ago
and bringing justice to victims of crime. “Going forward, in any incident involving a student at the university, (the Knoxville Police Department) will make formal notification only to UT law enforcement, as required by state law and as part... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville deputy police chief selected to lead Decatur, Ala., departmentAfter 30 years of service, Knoxville Police Department Deputy Chief Nate Allen
Knoxville deputy police chief selected to lead Decatur, Ala., department
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
After 30 years of service, Knoxville Police Department Deputy Chief Nate Allen is ready for his next challenge as chief of the Decatur, Ala., Police Department. Allen on May 23 will take the reins of the Decatur department, which has 137 officers... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Jury awards $500K to motorcyclist in lawsuit against attorney Gregory P. Isaacsmotorcycle and causing Steffey "to be violently thrown from his motorcycle," ac
Jury awards $500K to motorcyclist in lawsuit against attorney Gregory P. Isaacs
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
motorcycle and causing Steffey "to be violently thrown from his motorcycle," according to the complaint. According to a Knoxville Police Department report, Isaacs made an "improper lane change" and sideswiped Steffey's motorcycle. In the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Knoxville police will no longer make courtesy calls to Vols coachesreported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones recei
Knoxville police will no longer make courtesy calls to Vols coaches
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
reported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones received calls from Rausch and Sam Brown of the Knoxville Police Department the morning of Nov. 16, 2014, hours after a woman said she was raped. According to Jones' phone... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Rausch: No more 'courtesy calls' to athletic officialsUniversity of Tennessee coaches and athletic officials when an athlete is suspe
Rausch: No more 'courtesy calls' to athletic officials
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 10 days ago
University of Tennessee coaches and athletic officials when an athlete is suspected or accused of wrongdoing, according to Knoxville Police Department Chief David Rausch. Contact by KPD officers will be limited to "UT law enforcement," according... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Former KPD officer's drug-consipiracy charges follow history of internal investigations for conductrecognized by KPD for his good work, in both 2007 and 2014. The TBI began inve
Former KPD officer's drug-consipiracy charges follow history of internal investigations for conduct
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 10 days ago
recognized by KPD for his good work, in both 2007 and 2014. The TBI began investigating the alleged ring in February after Knoxville Police Department Chief David Rausch asked for Knox County District Attorney General Charme Allen's help as well as... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coachesreported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones recei
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coaches
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 10 days ago
reported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones received calls from Rausch and Sam Brown of the Knoxville Police Department the morning of Nov. 16, 2014, hours after a woman said she was raped. According to Jones' phone... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coachesreported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones recei
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coaches
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 10 days ago
reported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones received calls from Rausch and Sam Brown of the Knoxville Police Department the morning of Nov. 16, 2014, hours after a woman said she was raped. According to Jones' phone... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coachesreported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones recei
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coaches
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 10 days ago
reported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones received calls from Rausch and Sam Brown of the Knoxville Police Department the morning of Nov. 16, 2014, hours after a woman said she was raped. According to Jones' phone... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coachesreported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones recei
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coaches
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 10 days ago
reported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones received calls from Rausch and Sam Brown of the Knoxville Police Department the morning of Nov. 16, 2014, hours after a woman said she was raped. According to Jones' phone... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coachesreported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones recei
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coaches
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 10 days ago
reported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones received calls from Rausch and Sam Brown of the Knoxville Police Department the morning of Nov. 16, 2014, hours after a woman said she was raped. According to Jones' phone... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coachesreported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones recei
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coaches
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 10 days ago
reported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones received calls from Rausch and Sam Brown of the Knoxville Police Department the morning of Nov. 16, 2014, hours after a woman said she was raped. According to Jones' phone... Read more
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First Coast News
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coachesreported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones recei
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coaches
First Coast News / Posted 10 days ago
reported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones received calls from Rausch and Sam Brown of the Knoxville Police Department the morning of Nov. 16, 2014, hours after a woman said she was raped. According to Jones' phone... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coachesreported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones recei
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coaches
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 10 days ago
reported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones received calls from Rausch and Sam Brown of the Knoxville Police Department the morning of Nov. 16, 2014, hours after a woman said she was raped. According to Jones' phone... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coachesreported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones recei
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coaches
KTVB Boise / Posted 10 days ago
reported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones received calls from Rausch and Sam Brown of the Knoxville Police Department the morning of Nov. 16, 2014, hours after a woman said she was raped. According to Jones' phone... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coachesreported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones recei
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coaches
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 10 days ago
reported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones received calls from Rausch and Sam Brown of the Knoxville Police Department the morning of Nov. 16, 2014, hours after a woman said she was raped. According to Jones' phone... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coachesreported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones recei
Knoxville police change policy about notifying Vols coaches
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 10 days ago
reported the policy change. Phone records released last month show Jones received calls from Rausch and Sam Brown of the Knoxville Police Department the morning of Nov. 16, 2014, hours after a woman said she was raped. According to Jones' phone... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
KPD ends ‘courtesy calls’ to UT’s Butch JonesKnoxville Police Department Chief David Rausch is interviewed regarding the sec
KPD ends ‘courtesy calls’ to UT’s Butch Jones
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
Knoxville Police Department Chief David Rausch is interviewed regarding the secondary employment policy for the department Tuesday, March 1, 2016. (AMY SMOTHERMAN BURGESS/NEWS SENTINEL) Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch won't be making any more... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Former Vol more than doubles reward offer, to $12K, in boy’s drive-by killingkiller. The former defensive lineman initially offered $5,000 earlier this wee
Former Vol more than doubles reward offer, to $12K, in boy’s drive-by killing
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
killer. The former defensive lineman initially offered $5,000 earlier this week, saying he felt compelled to act as the Knoxville Police Department pleaded for witnesses to come forward with information on the fatal drive-by shooting that killed... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
‘Ray of sunshine:’ Slain 12-old rememberedmoving. Latham rushed JaJuan to the University of Tennessee Medical Center, whe
‘Ray of sunshine:’ Slain 12-old remembered
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
moving. Latham rushed JaJuan to the University of Tennessee Medical Center, where the boy died shortly after 11 p.m. Knoxville Police Department spokesman Darrell DeBusk said Thursday that all "people of interest" have been interviewed and... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
KPD to collect unused, old medicine and mercury thermometersThe Knoxville Police Department will hold a one-day collection of unwanted medi
KPD to collect unused, old medicine and mercury thermometers
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
The Knoxville Police Department will hold a one-day collection of unwanted medicines and a mercury thermometer exchange at 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the West Town Mall parking lot off Morrell Road, according to a news release. The event is a way... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
DA: 8th person arrested in drug-dealing conspiracycustody, authorities announced Thursday. Mark Thomas Gilbertson was arrested b
DA: 8th person arrested in drug-dealing conspiracy
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
custody, authorities announced Thursday. Mark Thomas Gilbertson was arrested by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and Knoxville Police Department at the La Quinta Inn on Alcoa Highway, according to the Knox County District Attorney General's... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Legislature increases penalties for texting by school bus driversA photograph from the Knoxville Police Department investigative file shows Bus
Legislature increases penalties for texting by school bus drivers
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
A photograph from the Knoxville Police Department investigative file shows Bus 57 from Sunnyview Primary School after the fatal crash Dec. 2, 2014, on Asheville Highway. (KNOXVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT) NASHVILLE — State lawmakers gave final... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Iowa Police Have Message for Those Celebrating ‘4/20’KNOXVILLE, Iowa — The Knoxville Police Department has a message for those “cele
Iowa Police Have Message for Those Celebrating ‘4/20’
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 12 days ago
KNOXVILLE, Iowa — The Knoxville Police Department has a message for those “celebrating” 4/20, also known as National Pot Smoking Day. 4/20 also known as “National Pot Smoking” day is upon us and the KPD would like to celebrate! Bring your pipes and... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
TBI, Knoxville police to announce drug rounduparrests made as part of a drug investigation. Agencies involved include the Te
TBI, Knoxville police to announce drug roundup
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
arrests made as part of a drug investigation. Agencies involved include the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Knoxville Police Department. Authorities didn't give specifics on the cases. More details as they develop online and in... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
UPDATE: Police visit home of “person of concern” in drive-by that killed childthat killed a 12-year-old boy at a Mechanicsville block party lost her baby as
UPDATE: Police visit home of “person of concern” in drive-by that killed child
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
that killed a 12-year-old boy at a Mechanicsville block party lost her baby as the result of a fall, according to a Knoxville Police Department news release Tuesday. She was seven months pregnant, police said. Police also said officers,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
UPDATE: Potential evidence recovered in fatal Mechanicsville drive-by shootingof interest" for questioning Monday night. No arrest has been made. Further de
UPDATE: Potential evidence recovered in fatal Mechanicsville drive-by shooting
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
of interest" for questioning Monday night. No arrest has been made. Further details were not immediately available. The Knoxville Police Department continues to ask anyone with information on the shooting to call the agency's crime information... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
‘Persons of interest’ detained in 12-old’s gang-related shooting deathKNOXVILLE — The Knoxville Police Department has detained several "persons of in
‘Persons of interest’ detained in 12-old’s gang-related shooting death
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
KNOXVILLE — The Knoxville Police Department has detained several "persons of interest" and witnesses in the killing of 12-year-old JaJuan Hubert Latham. Police said additional information will be released, but at this time no charges have been... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Rogero: City must ‘redouble efforts’ to reach inner-city youth— means the city must "redouble our efforts" to reach out to inner-city youth,
Rogero: City must ‘redouble efforts’ to reach inner-city youth
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
— means the city must "redouble our efforts" to reach out to inner-city youth, Mayor Madeline Rogero said Monday. While Knoxville Police Department efforts to find JaJuan Latham's killer and deploy a task force to suppress the violence remain... Read more
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