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WWLP Springfield
Shoplifters pepper sprayed store clerk in Springfieldfrom Springfield are under arrest, accused of using pepper spray on a clerk dur
Shoplifters pepper sprayed store clerk in Springfield
WWLP Springfield / Posted 31 minutes ago
from Springfield are under arrest, accused of using pepper spray on a clerk during an armed robbery Friday afternoon. Springfield Police Lt. Brian Keenan told 22News the women had walked out of the Big Lots Store at 390 Cooley Street with two... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
2 Springfield men arrested for allegedly stealing from storage facilitiesJoshua Hinton and Joseph Velez (Image Courtesy: Springfield Police Department)
2 Springfield men arrested for allegedly stealing from storage facilities
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 hours ago
Joshua Hinton and Joseph Velez (Image Courtesy: Springfield Police Department) SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Police arrested 2 men from Springfield’s Indian Orchard neighborhood early Friday morning after they were allegedly caught breaking into units... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
ATM serviceman attacked at Food Mart in SpringfieldSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Police in Springfield are searching for two men wan
ATM serviceman attacked at Food Mart in Springfield
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Police in Springfield are searching for two men wanted for a violent carjacking. Springfield Police Lt. Brian Keenan told 22News an ATM serviceman was fixing a machine at the Food Mart at 191 Berkshire Avenue, just after... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County fatal crash drivers appear in courthas been charged in a separate Clark County fatal crash. Nicholas A. Cochran,
Clark County fatal crash drivers appear in court
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
has been charged in a separate Clark County fatal crash. Nicholas A. Cochran, 24, of 418 N. Western Ave., was clocked by Springfield police speeding at more than 60 mph on the Spring Street overpass on June 7 before officers instigated a brief... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Wittenberg rape suspect in Clark County court to face chargeswebsite lists Sullivan as a baseball player on the 2015 team. Sullivan isn’t o
Wittenberg rape suspect in Clark County court to face charges
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 13 hours ago
website lists Sullivan as a baseball player on the 2015 team. Sullivan isn’t on campus now, said Sgt. Jeff Flores with the Springfield Police Division, which investigated the sexual assaults. Wittenberg leaders have declined to comment on whether... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Springfield voters to see fire levy renewal with increased millagethe department also has begun cleaning ditches and replacing driveway culvert p
Springfield voters to see fire levy renewal with increased millage
The Suburbanite / Posted 13 hours ago
the department also has begun cleaning ditches and replacing driveway culvert pipes. Page 2 of 2 - • Volunteer Auxiliary Springfield Police (VASP) coordinator Linda Lohr spoke about the upcoming Safety Town program. It marks the first time... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Illegal dumping in Springfield caught on cameraImage Courtesy: Springfield Police Department SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The
Illegal dumping in Springfield caught on camera
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
Image Courtesy: Springfield Police Department SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Springfield Police Ordinance Unit investigated an illegal dumping near the side entrance of Loon Pond, off Boston Road, after the suspect was caught on surveillance... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Springfield smash-and-grab starts fire, destroys businessesthat drove into the building in an apparent break-in. No one was injured in th
Springfield smash-and-grab starts fire, destroys businesses
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
that drove into the building in an apparent break-in. No one was injured in the blaze and the driver ran from the scene. Springfield police are looking into who was behind the wheel of the van when it smashed into the front of Metro PCS and Fresh... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Springfield Police: Suspected drug dealer hid heroin in Monster Energy canCourtesy of Springfield Police SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield Police
Springfield Police: Suspected drug dealer hid heroin in Monster Energy can
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
Courtesy of Springfield Police SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield Police arrested a man who they say was hiding 21 bags of heroin in a Monster Energy can on Wednesday. Sgt. John Delaney told 22News that Narcotics Unit detectives received... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Sinkhole opened up on Main Street in Springfieldopened up in Springfield, Wednesday night, and police directed traffic around t
Sinkhole opened up on Main Street in Springfield
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
opened up in Springfield, Wednesday night, and police directed traffic around the hole in the middle of Main Street. Springfield Police Lt. Brian Keenan told 22News that northbound traffic was being diverted around the sinkhole on Main... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Springfield sex offender pleads guilty to gun chargeHector Nieves (Image Courtesy: Springfield Police Department) SPRINGFIELD, Mas
Springfield sex offender pleads guilty to gun charge
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
Hector Nieves (Image Courtesy: Springfield Police Department) SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A 35-year-old convicted rapist pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court on Tuesday in connection with illegally selling a gun. According to U.S. Attorney Carmen... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Springfield Police Dog Unit benefits from restaurant donationSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A “Beers and Badges” event helped raise money for t
Springfield Police Dog Unit benefits from restaurant donation
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A “Beers and Badges” event helped raise money for the Springfield Police K-9 Unit, and gave restaurant patrons the chance to meet the police dogs and their handlers Tuesday night. Pizzeria Uno and White Lion Brewing... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Springfield gang member sentenced on firearm chargesJoshua Ortiz (a.k.a. "Slim") was arrested by Springfield police on drug charges
Springfield gang member sentenced on firearm charges
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
Joshua Ortiz (a.k.a. "Slim") was arrested by Springfield police on drug charges. Image Courtesy: Springfield Police Department SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A convicted felon, and member of the La Familia Gang, was sentenced on Tuesday in U.S.... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Springfield Police find missing child safePreston Rice, 10, is listed as missing by Springfield Police. If you see him, p
Springfield Police find missing child safe
WJHG Panama City / Posted 3 days ago
Preston Rice, 10, is listed as missing by Springfield Police. If you see him, please call Springfield Police at 850-872-7545. SPRINGFIELD, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - UPDATE: April 26, 2016 6:57PM 10-year-old Preston Rice has been located safe and sound... Read more
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Boston Globe
Former Patriot Ron Brace died of apparent heart attackBrace’s father, Ronald J. Brace Jr., discovered him, but emergency medical work
Former Patriot Ron Brace died of apparent heart attack
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Brace’s father, Ronald J. Brace Jr., discovered him, but emergency medical workers and doctors were unable to revive him. Springfield Police have provided few details about Brace’s death, other than to say it was not considered suspicious. A... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Troopers target Springfield because of high OVI, crash ratesscene of a single-vehicle crash in the 700 block of South Limestone Street. The
Troopers target Springfield because of high OVI, crash rates
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
scene of a single-vehicle crash in the 700 block of South Limestone Street. The vehicle went out of control and hit a pole, Springfield police said. Alyssa Danford, 24, was the passenger in the vehicle and was transported to Miami Valley Hospital... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Springfield Police looking for missing 10 year old boyPreston Rice, 10, is listed as missing by Springfield Police. If you see him, p
Springfield Police looking for missing 10 year old boy
WJHG Panama City / Posted 3 days ago
Preston Rice, 10, is listed as missing by Springfield Police. If you see him, please call Springfield Police at 850-872-7545. SPRINGFIELD, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - The Springfield Police Department needs the public's help finding a missing child. Preston... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Springfield murder suspect faces new court chargeson the same day and evidence links Tacota Fields to those two shootings and the
Springfield murder suspect faces new court charges
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
on the same day and evidence links Tacota Fields to those two shootings and the murder of Schuyler Mollett,” he said. Springfield police have described Mollett’s death as an “execution,” court records say. Mollett was found shot six... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
PCP, 100 bags of heroin seized in Springfield traffic stopCourtesy of Springfield Police SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield Police
PCP, 100 bags of heroin seized in Springfield traffic stop
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
Courtesy of Springfield Police SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield Police arrested a man who they say had PCP in his car and was carrying more than 100 bags of heroin. According to Springfield Police Sgt. John Delaney, Robert T. Brown, 32, of... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Woman arrested after falling through ceiling of Big Lotssays, and transported her to the Greene County Jail. While at the jail, Chandl
Woman arrested after falling through ceiling of Big Lots
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
says, and transported her to the Greene County Jail. While at the jail, Chandler allegedly told a detective with the Springfield Police Department she remembered being in the ceiling but she did not remember how she got there. Chandler is... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Former Wittenberg student charged with rape, sexual assaultsto court records. Three victims — all students at Wittenberg — reported the cr
Former Wittenberg student charged with rape, sexual assaults
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
to court records. Three victims — all students at Wittenberg — reported the crimes, said Sgt. Jeff Flores with the Springfield Police Division, which investigated the sexual assaults. Police said Sullivan is no longer a student at... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
“Most Wanted” suspect arrested on 7 warrants by Springfield policeRovelli of Springfield was arrested on warrants out of Springfield, Palmer, Nor
“Most Wanted” suspect arrested on 7 warrants by Springfield police
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
Rovelli of Springfield was arrested on warrants out of Springfield, Palmer, Northampton, and Salem. Image Courtesy: Springfield Police Department SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A 25 year-old Springfield resident wanted on warrants out of three... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Two people hurt in accident on Berkshire AvenueSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Two people are in the hospital after an accident ea
Two people hurt in accident on Berkshire Avenue
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Two people are in the hospital after an accident early Tuesday morning. Springfield Police Sergeant. John Carolan told 22news, police were called to a single car crash near the intersection of Berkshire Avenue and State... Read more
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Queensland Times
Police seek owner of stolen jewellerySPRINGFIELD police are seeking your assistance in locating the rightful owner o
Police seek owner of stolen jewellery
Queensland Times / Posted 4 days ago
SPRINGFIELD police are seeking your assistance in locating the rightful owner of these jewels. The items were found in the possession of an alleged property offender who lives mostly in the Ipswich area. The jewels are available for viewing at... Read more
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ESPN
Pats defensive lineman Brace dies at age 29(Massachusetts) Police Department, which said an investigation is ongoing. The
Pats defensive lineman Brace dies at age 29
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
(Massachusetts) Police Department, which said an investigation is ongoing. The cause of death is not suspicious, Springfield Police Captain Robert Strzempek told MassLive.com. "We were deeply saddened to hear the news this morning of Ron... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Coalition cuts return offender rate, saves tax moneyin society, have them pay taxes rather than supporting them while they’re eithe
Clark County Coalition cuts return offender rate, saves tax money
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 days ago
in society, have them pay taxes rather than supporting them while they’re either in prison or the jail,” Hartley said. Springfield Police Chief Stephen Moody said the re-entry coalition has had success and applauded Mims, specifically, for his... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Woman arrested after drug raid in downtown SpringfieldCocaine, cash, and a gun were seized during a drug raid at 15 Temple Street in
Woman arrested after drug raid in downtown Springfield
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
Cocaine, cash, and a gun were seized during a drug raid at 15 Temple Street in Springfield. Image Courtesy: Springfield Police Department SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Cocaine, a handgun, and brass knuckles were among the items seized from a... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Springfield trustees reviewing fire levy optionsdepartment costs, according to Fire Chief Vic Wincik. In other business, trust
Springfield trustees reviewing fire levy options
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 7 days ago
department costs, according to Fire Chief Vic Wincik. In other business, trustees heard from Volunteer Auxiliary Springfield Police Coordinator Linda Lohr about the first-time presentation of Safety Town to be offered to Springfield Local... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Crack cocaine, illegal gun, $3K in cash seized from Springfield apartmentcrack cocaine were allegedly seized from the apartment of Kevin O'Neil Gayle of
Crack cocaine, illegal gun, $3K in cash seized from Springfield apartment
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
crack cocaine were allegedly seized from the apartment of Kevin O'Neil Gayle of King Street in Springfield. Image Courtesy: Springfield Police Department SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Complaints from neighbors ultimately led Springfield police to... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, REV. FATHER NICHOLAS ROSS SHORI, Youngstown, Ohio6 p.m. at St. Columba Cathedral in Youngstown, with the Most Rev. Bishop George
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, REV. FATHER NICHOLAS ROSS SHORI, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
6 p.m. at St. Columba Cathedral in Youngstown, with the Most Rev. Bishop George V. Murry, bishop of Youngstown presiding. Springfield Police Department will provide escort to burial at Calvary Cemetery in Canton, on the morning of April... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Body recovered from Connecticut River in AgawamBJ Calvi told 22News that a canoer saw the body along the river near Agawam at
Body recovered from Connecticut River in Agawam
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 days ago
BJ Calvi told 22News that a canoer saw the body along the river near Agawam at around 11:30 Agawam, Longmeadow, and West Springfield police and firefighters launched boats into the river in order to search for the body. In their boat, Longmeadow... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Bank customer robbed at gunpoint, before bank itself was held upSpringfield police investigating outside the United Bank branch on Main Street
Bank customer robbed at gunpoint, before bank itself was held up
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 days ago
Springfield police investigating outside the United Bank branch on Main Street in Indian Orchard following a robbery on April 21, 2016 INDIAN ORCHARD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield police say that two armed suspects robbed a customer in line at the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
More than 800 bags of heroin seized in Springfield drug bustImage Courtesy: Springfield Police Department SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Spri
More than 800 bags of heroin seized in Springfield drug bust
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
Image Courtesy: Springfield Police Department SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield Narcotics Detectives confiscated a large amount of heroin Tuesday night and arrested one suspected drug dealer after an extensive investigation. Springfield... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Police searching for 3 suspects after armed home invasion in SpringfieldFile photo of Springfield Police car. SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield
Police searching for 3 suspects after armed home invasion in Springfield
WWLP Springfield / Posted 10 days ago
File photo of Springfield Police car. SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield Detectives are looking for three men who held a gun to a victim’s head and forced their way into a house on Bristol Street Tuesday night. Springfield Police Captain... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Springfield woman injured in dog attackSpringfield police said a woman was injured after being bit by at least one dog
Springfield woman injured in dog attack
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Springfield police said a woman was injured after being bit by at least one dog that jumped over the fence of a South Fountain Avenue home. Police and medics were requested around 2 a.m. to the 1400 block on reports of a woman being attacked by... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Volkman in midst of pre-trial meetingsfrom dorms and classes were canceled that day. Though it was revealed to be an
Volkman in midst of pre-trial meetings
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
from dorms and classes were canceled that day. Though it was revealed to be an electronic, but not explosive device, the Springfield Police Department bomb squad destroyed it.Volkman is free on a reduced $5,000 surety bond with the stipulation he... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Bronze bust of Anthoni Scibelli stolen in SpringfieldSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Police are looking for a missing statue of a legend
Bronze bust of Anthoni Scibelli stolen in Springfield
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Police are looking for a missing statue of a legendary Springfield state representative. Springfield Police Lt. Stephen Wyszynski told 22News someone stole a bronze sculpture of the late Anthony Scibelli. “It was removed,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
4 rushed to hospital after motorcycle crash in SpringfieldThe Springfield Traffic Bureau is investigating the cause of a crash on Main St
4 rushed to hospital after motorcycle crash in Springfield
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
The Springfield Traffic Bureau is investigating the cause of a crash on Main Street where a SUV and a motorcycle collided. Springfield Police Sgt. Arthur D’Ambrosia told 22News the motorcycle was going southbound on Main Street when it hit a Toyota... Read more
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ABC News
Woman Recalls Moment She Suspected Her Mom Tried to Kill HerAfter doing a number of tests, doctors initially could not figure what was wron
Woman Recalls Moment She Suspected Her Mom Tried to Kill Her
ABC News / Posted 14 days ago
After doing a number of tests, doctors initially could not figure what was wrong with her. During Sarah's hospitalization, Springfield Police Det. Neal McAmis received an anonymous tip that Diane could be involved in Sarah's illness and could also... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Off-duty Springfield police officer hurt in 2-car crashAn off-duty Springfield police officer received minor injuries in a crash at Ki
Off-duty Springfield police officer hurt in 2-car crash
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
An off-duty Springfield police officer received minor injuries in a crash at King Street and Westford Avenue in Springfield. SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A Springfield police officer was taken to the hospital Friday morning, after receiving minor... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Springfield police investigate overnight shootingSpringfield police are investigating a shooting that left one man with a gunsho
Springfield police investigate overnight shooting
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 14 days ago
Springfield police are investigating a shooting that left one man with a gunshot wound. Police responded to the 300 block of North Race Street around 2:21 a.m. on the report of a male that had been shot, according to police. As officers were... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Springfield to start sending inmates to other countiesSPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — The Springfield Police Department will soon begin sendi
Springfield to start sending inmates to other counties
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — The Springfield Police Department will soon begin sending some of the city's inmates to jails in two other counties. The city council voted unanimously last month to approve the plan to use up to $500,000 in surplus funds to... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Shots fired, shell casings found in Springfield neighborhoodSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield Police detectives were trying to find o
Shots fired, shell casings found in Springfield neighborhood
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield Police detectives were trying to find out who fired several gunshots in a Mason Square neighborhood Thursday night. Springfield Police Lt. Brian Keenan told 22News that neighbors notified police of the gunfire... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
MGC: Crime increasing after Plainridge casino opened is a coincidenceexpert who the MGC hired for this review cautions more research is needed to de
MGC: Crime increasing after Plainridge casino opened is a coincidence
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
expert who the MGC hired for this review cautions more research is needed to determine any direct links to the casino. The Springfield Police Department says security measures for MGM Springfield are still in the planning stages. Sgt. John Delaney... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Springfield man caught selling heroin with pet ChihuahuaDimitriy Kreemer and Arthur Szczepanski (Image Courtesy: Springfield Police Dep
Springfield man caught selling heroin with pet Chihuahua
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
Dimitriy Kreemer and Arthur Szczepanski (Image Courtesy: Springfield Police Department) SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Two men were arrested Wednesday afternoon near Stearns Square in Springfield after police witnessed a drug deal. According to... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Springfield to start sending inmates to other countiesCounty officials have agreed to travel between Tuscumbia and Springfield to pic
Springfield to start sending inmates to other counties
KOMU Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
County officials have agreed to travel between Tuscumbia and Springfield to pick up inmates once or twice a day. But Springfield police will be responsible for transporting inmates to the Taney County Jail in Forsyth. Law enforcement isn't... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Springfield to start sending inmates to other countiesSPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP)- The Springfield Police Department will soon begin sendin
Springfield to start sending inmates to other counties
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 15 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP)- The Springfield Police Department will soon begin sending some of the city’s inmates to jails in two other counties. The Springfield News-Leader reports that the City Council voted unanimously last month to approve the plan to... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
2 more suspects being charged in deadly Springfield shootingmurder for Freitas’ shooting death. On March 26, Freitas was found dead inside
2 more suspects being charged in deadly Springfield shooting
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
murder for Freitas’ shooting death. On March 26, Freitas was found dead inside a Chevrolet Camaro parked near the corner of Main Street and Sheldon Avenue. Springfield Police Sgt. John Delaney said that the shooting may have been motivated by dr... Read more
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Newsmax
Warhol Art Stolen: Thieves Take Print of Tomato Soup Can, Leave Pepper Potpieces of art." The FBI stated that individuals with information about the cri
Warhol Art Stolen: Thieves Take Print of Tomato Soup Can, Leave Pepper Pot
Newsmax / Posted 15 days ago
pieces of art." The FBI stated that individuals with information about the crime can contact them directly at their Springfield office 417-882-3303 or the Springfield Police Department TIPS line at 417-869-TIPS. © 2016 Newsmax. All rights reser... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Missouri police to focus on seat belt violations this ThursdayFor Sgt. Jeremy Anderson with the Springfield Police Department, buckling up co
Missouri police to focus on seat belt violations this Thursday
KY3 Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
For Sgt. Jeremy Anderson with the Springfield Police Department, buckling up comes second nature. But that's not the case for many people he comes into contact with. "It's very common, especially with the younger group of drivers between 16 and 24... Read more
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