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June 26, 2020, APD Officer and Suspect Shot at Scene of Traffic Stop

June 15, 2020, Investigating Fatal Crash

May 15, 2020, Investigating Fatal Crash

January 23, 2020, Arrest Made in Vehicle Burglaries Case

January 17, 2020, Arrest Made in Fatal Traffic Crash

January 13, 2020 - Investigating Fatal Traffic Crash

December 12, 2019, Attempted Bank Robbery

December 2, 2019 - High School Student Arrested and Charged with Written Threats

October 3, 2019 - Investigating Bank Robbery

August 26, 2019 - High School Students Arrested and Charged with Written Threats

August 26, 2019 - High School Student Arrested After Bringing Loaded Handgun to School

August 13, 2019 - Daycare Employee Arrested for Child Abuse

May 30, 2019 - Traffic Crash with Serious Injury

March 15, 2019 - Traffic Crash Fatality

January 29, 2019 - Homicide Investigation

12/05/2018 - Five Suspects Arrested Following Burglary

11/16/2018 Investigating Fatal Traffic Crash

11/12/2018 Traffic Crash Involving Two Pedestrian Fatalities

10/30/2018 Accreditation Team Invites Public Comments

09/12/2018 Fatal Traffic Crash

09/01/2018 Attempted Murder on US 92

04/23/2018 Missing Elderly Alert

04/05/2018 Carjacking Investigation

03/20/2018 Road Closure Due to Traffic Crash

02/16/2018 High School Text Messaging Incidents


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