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White man indicted for “knockout game” while official downplay Black attacks

By Jack Minor –     A white man from Houston has received the dubious honor of being the first person indicted on a hate crime charge for engaging in what has been called the “knockout game.”   Last week, … Continue reading

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Mississippi Pro-Life Advocates Defended Against Police Threats and Arrests

The Life Legal Defense Foundation has come to the defense of pro-life advocates in Jackson, Mississippi.  The sidewalk counselors were arrested and threatened by police for their peaceful, legal pro-life activities on the public sidewalk outside the state’s only abortion … Continue reading

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Weld Peace Officer’s Memorial Ceremony to be held Wednesday

On Wednesday, May 15, 2013 a ceremony will be held at the Fallen Officer’s Memorial at Bittersweet Park located at 16th Street and 35th Avenue .   The event will be held at 10:00 a.m. and will recognize seven dedicated … Continue reading

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Evans Senior Center Feb. 20, 2012

by Betty Grauberger —   With sights set high, we are eagerly awaiting the final verdict…..as of now we believe that we will be starting up our Friday Lunch Program with Weld County Senior Nutrition beginning on Friday, March 1st…..keep … Continue reading

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Greeley Police Investigate and Locate Four Missing Girls

GREELEY — The Greeley Police Department has been investigating the disappearance of four girls reported missing at approximately 6:30 p.m. yesterday evening.  All four girls were located together and have been reunited with family members.   The four girls, ages … Continue reading

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Greeley Police to get AED’s in patrol cars

GREELEY — In late September, 2012, Greeley Police will begin deploying AEDs, (Automated External Defibrillators) in many of their patrol cars.  The AEDs were purchased, in part, by a grant obtained by the Greeley Fire Department.   “We believe the … Continue reading

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Greeley peeping Tom suspect arrested

GREELEY — On September 4, 2012, Greeley Police Officers arrested Nathaniel Moguson 3 counts of Invasion of Privacy for Sexual Gratification, a class one misdemeanor.   Mogus was arrested after being reported as a suspicious person in the area of the … Continue reading

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Loveland police to crack down on Loveland Trail pet owners

Based on recent complaints, the Loveland Police Department will be enhancing enforcement along the Loveland Recreation Trail and lowering their tolerance level when it comes to irresponsible pet owners. That’s according to Loveland Police Sgt. Bob Shaffer, who heads the … Continue reading

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Evans Police locate abducted child

EVANS- The Evans Police Department was able to successfully locate a missing 9 year old who was reportedly abducted Sunday evening.   Police officers in Evans were notified at around 8:30 p.m. that a 9 year old girl had been … Continue reading

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Greeley Senior Center to get defibrillator

by Peter Grady –   The Heart Safe City program and members of the Greeley Police Department will be dedicating a new lifesaving piece of equipment to the Greeley Senior Activity Center this Wednesday at 11:30 a.m.   The center … Continue reading

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Custodians earn trust in schools

By Craig Masters An open letter To all Thompson School District custodial staff, families and friends: In response to dozens of requests since January, two articles have been published to bring attention to the failures of school districts across the … Continue reading

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Evans teen missing since Halloween back home safely with family

  by Jack Minor –       An Evans teenager who was missing since Halloween has been safely returned to her family, the Gazette has learned.   Sheala Edwards was last seen on Halloween night when she was trick … Continue reading

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National Night Out comes to Evans

On Tuesday, August 2, 2011 citizens, community groups, local businesses, local officials, and Law Enforcement Agencies from all over the country will join forces to mark the “28th Annual National Night Out”.  This year, over 34 million people across the … Continue reading

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Evans police officer honored for helping Denver Police Department close out six open cases, prevent armed robbery

  Story and photo by Jack Minor   An Evans police detective was recognized by the Denver Police Department, for her role in helping them close several unsolved cases and preventing an armed robbery at a Family Dollar store.   … Continue reading

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Prevent theft before it happens to you

by Vanessa Dominguez Summertime has seemed to ignite the theft bug in many criminals. But before you order “Trunk Monkey” – the hilarious commercial  of a monkey-in-the-trunk-protector,  consider the following points. According to Greeley police spokesman, Sergeant Joe Tymkowych, people can … Continue reading

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Police find hundreds of stolen items after arrest

Press Over the past five weeks an investigation into an organized theft ring has been ongoing with initial arrests coming this past weekend resulting in two search warrants and a substantial recovery of property taken in numerous vehicle trespass cases … Continue reading

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Police Officers Killed: 2011 vs 2010

By Mike Bauman  As of April 1, 2011, there had been 52 police officers killed in the line of duty in the United States this year.  Compare that to 48 by this time last year.  The Greeley Gazette salutes the … Continue reading

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Greeley gang members post videos online

By Vanessa Dominguez  – The website YouTube has assisted police departments across the county in identifying gang members, illegal activity, and violent criminals assaulting innocent victims. Many gang groups require a new member to physically assault an innocent victim while peers … Continue reading

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Parents Lining up for West Ridge Open Enrollment

By Mike Bauman As early as 8:45 on Thursday April 14, parents were lining up to enroll children  into West Ridge Academy.  At that time, there were approximately a dozen cars with waiting parents sitting in them in the parking … Continue reading

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Another northern Colorado officer killed

By Mike Bauman Limon Police Officer Jay Sheridan, 27, was shot and killed as he and other officers served a fugitive arrest warrant at approximately 6:10 pm on March 9th. As the officers entered the mobile home where the subject lived, the … Continue reading

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Garden City honors Evans Police for providing protection

Story and photo by Jack Minor   The Evans Police Department was awarded a plaque at a Garden City council meeting in appreciation of 23 years of police protection.   Garden City is a statutory town less than one mile square. … Continue reading

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Three robbers caught in Cave Creek

by Vanessa Dominguez Neighbors watch and wait as police block off entrances in and out of Cave Creek mobile home park. There is speculation of an armed robber being boxed in to the park and neighbors state, “Seems like every … Continue reading

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Town of Frederick has 12 Misdemeanor Warrants Active in Last 12 Months

By Mike Bauman The Town of Frederick currently has 12 misdemeanor warrants active from the last 12 months.  If you know the location of anyone on the following list, please contact the Frederick Police Department at 720.652.4222.  Source:  www.weldsheriff.com   … Continue reading

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City of Evans has 161 Active Warrants Outstanding

By Mike Bauman The City of Evans currently has 161 active warrants outstanding that have been issued in the past 12 months.  If you know anyone on the following list, you are encouraged to contact the Evans Police Department at … Continue reading

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No injuries reported after suspect robs bank armed with a note

Staff Reports Greeley police reported a bank robbery that occurred on Tuesday at Chase Bank.  The suspect displayed no gun or weapon, and seemed to get away armed only with a note. Mary Jane Rogers, a representative with Chase Bank, confirmed … Continue reading

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$25 surcharge removed from traffic tickets by city council

The Greeley City Council voted down the traffic calming surcharge. In the past, anyone with a three point traffic ticket had to pay the surcharge. There are similar surcharges to court costs, probation, drug and alcohol offenses, and deferred sentencing … Continue reading

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Brownlee one of 154 officers killed in the line of duty this year

By Mike Bauman The death of Deputy Sam Brownlee has shocked our community. According to the website, Officers Down Memorial Page, Brownlee was one of 154 police officers killed in the line of duty so far this year. Gunfire was … Continue reading

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Selling meth gets Greeley woman 10 years

By Jack Minor A Greeley woman was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Monday morning for possessing and selling methamphetamine. The Weld county Drug Task Force conducted several undercover sting operations at the home of Sherlyle Holliman. After obtaining … Continue reading

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Kansas pastor arrested for Gospel tracts at mosque

By Jack Minor A pastor was arrested for loitering after passing out Gospel tracts on a public sidewalk outside of a local mosque in Wichita, Kansas. Pastor Mark Holick, of the Spirit One Christian Center, told the Gazette he was … Continue reading

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Bank of the West Robbed

At about 3:09 p.m. Bank of the West located at 1111 11th Street was robbed. The suspect is described as a single white male adult 5’ 6” – 5’ 8” wearing a puffy blue colored Northface ski jacket, baseball cap … Continue reading

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Evans to Host Crime Free Multi-Housing Program Training

By Mike Bauman On November 9th and 10th from 2pm to 6pm, the Evans Police Department, 1100 37th Street, will be hosting a free training session on the new Crime Free Multi-Housing Program.  The program is designed to address the … Continue reading

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D.R.E.A.M. holds community drug recovery forum

By Jack Minor A local drug recovery group working closely with the Weld County drug court will hold a community recovery forum on September 23 rd to provide information about substance abuse and treatment. The organization Devoted, Recovering, Empowered, Achieving … Continue reading

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Evans Fire

Early the morning of July 4th, Evans Fire Rescue responded to a report of a structure fire at 3006 Denver Street.  Firefighters arrived to find heavy fire in a lower level apartment of the two story multi-unit apartment building.  The … Continue reading

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2009 crime totals: Burglaries and thefts total over 3000 in Greeley

By Jim Frazier More than 3000 burglaries and thefts were reported to Greeley police during 2009.  That is an average of 9 per day. The figures are from crime reports available thru the Greeley police records department. Greeley police reports … Continue reading

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