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  • Multiple charges stem from Union City drug raid

    by - May 3, 2016
    UNION CITY, Ind. – The Union City Police Department Special Entry Tactical Team (SETT) served a search warrant early Tuesday morning. The warrant concluded an investigation into reported drug use, and possible sales and manufacturing at...
  • Greenville Police Beat 4-29-16

    by - Apr 29, 2016
    Student caught smoking pot at GHS On April 21, an officer on patrol as the Greenville High School Resource Officer was contacted by Stan Hughes, director of the Career Technology Center, who said he noticed a...
  • SNB closes as law enforcement investigates threat

    by - Apr 28, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Area branches of Second National Bank (SNB) were temporarily closed after bank employees received a threat of violence over the phone Thursday morning. According to investigators, an unidentified male called in a general threat against bank...
  • DCSO K-9 Britta to receive body armor

    by - Apr 27, 2016
    DARKE COUNTY – Darke County Sheriff’s Office K9 Britta will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Britta’s vest is sponsored by...
  • New trial denied, Bandedo sentenced for arson

    by - Apr 27, 2016
    GREENVILLE – More than a month after a jury found him guilty for the 2013 arson of his own car, 39-year-old Tony R. Bandedo appeared for sentencing Wednesday morning in the Darke County Common Pleas Court....
  • Walk in the park turns violent

    by - Apr 26, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Several officers responded to the Greenville City Park Monday evening to assist with detaining a domestic violence complaint. According to a report from the Greenville Police Department, at approximately 7 p.m. the responding officer located...
  • Greenville Police Beat 4-22-16

    by - Apr 22, 2016
    Police seek suspect in domestic violence incident On April 16, an officer was called to respond to a reported domestic incident taking place in the 300 block of Warren Street. Upon arrival, the officer spoke to...
  • Drug trafficker behind bars

    by - Apr 19, 2016
    GREENVILLE – On April 18, 2016 at approximately 9 p.m. the Darke County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit arrested Timothy Sanders, 36, for trafficking illegal narcotics. Sanders was taken into custody at 209 East Main Street,...
  • Police investigate stabbing report in Greenville

    by - Apr 17, 2016
    GREENVILLE – A man was reportedly stabbed on the 100 block of Sweitzer Street in Greenville late Saturday night. At approximately 12:50 a.m., emergency crews responded to 123 Sweitzer on a disturbance in which the two men were involved...
  • Greenville Police Beat 4-15-16

    by - Apr 15, 2016
    Police determine a domestic call was  burglary On April 13, an officer was called to the 200 block of North Broadway on the report of a domestic. Upon arrival, the officer spoke with the complainant/victim, who...
  • Rohrer enters race, voters get choice for Prosecutor

    by - Apr 15, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Darke County voters will have a choice for the office of Prosecuting Attorney on the November election ballot. Local defense attorney David A. Rohrer has officially entered the race for the elected office position...
  • Drug trafficking leads to search warrant

    by - Apr 14, 2016
    GREENVILLE – On April 14, at approximately 6:34 a.m., Darke County Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit along with the Darke County Sheriff’s Special Response Team conducted a search warrant at 221 W. Main St., Greenville.  The search warrant stems...
  • Juvenile charged for social media threats

    by - Apr 13, 2016
    UNION CITY, Ohio – On Tuesday morning the Darke County Sheriff’s Office responded to 334 South Market Street and 10480 Staudt Rd. Union City, Ohio in reference to a threat made through social media toward a Mississinawa Valley...
  • Drug and theft charges top recent list of indictments

    by - Apr 12, 2016
    GREENVILLE – R. Kelly Ormsby, III, prosecuting attorney for Darke County, released the following report on Grand Jury activity recently conducted by the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. Jeremy D. Clarkson, Union City – Indicted on a charge...
  • Greenville Police Beat 4-8-16

    by - Apr 8, 2016
    Police investigate sexting at GHS and junior high On March 30, an officer investigated a sexting complaint at Greenville Junior High. Through investigation it was determined six juveniles were involved. Four of the six were charged...
  • Greenville Police Beat 4-1-16

    by - Apr 1, 2016
    Several reports of drugs, alcohol abuse and domestic violence top police reports On March 24, an officer conducted a traffic stop on North Elm Street for speeding and heavily tinted glass. Upon investigation, the officer found...
  • King faces jail time for November high speed chase

    by - Mar 31, 2016
    GREENVILLE – A Union City man faces jail time for a November 2015 high speed chase through Darke County and ended across the Indiana state line. Rufus King, Jr. pleaded guilty Wednesday afternoon to a sole count of Failure to...
  • Union City unites over new approach to heroin addiction

    by - Mar 31, 2016
    UNION CITY – As the heroin epidemic spreads across America, it is no longer a big city problem. Even the most conservative small town communities are dealing with the effects and consequences of the opiate narcotic....
  • Arson suspected in two Bradford fires

    by - Mar 27, 2016
    BRADORD – Two overnight Bradford fires are thought to be arson, according to a report from our media partners at WHIO. Fire crews were dispatched just before 2 a.m. Sunday morning to the intersection of Pearl...
  • UC standoff suspect arrested

    by - Mar 26, 2016
    UNION CITY – On March 26, 2016 just before noon, officers from the Union City Ohio and Union City Indiana Police Departments responded to 206 S. Division Street, Union City, Ohio where they received information that...

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