Stories tagged with: Newark Police Department

June 13, 2011 - 3:56pm
3 years 6 weeks ago

Newark Detectives are searching every angle to find a missing woman and her 4 year-old son.

 "I would like to say, Sara, no matter what the issues are, problems are, we can figure them out, we can work them out. " Chris Apple cried out to his family.

His missing wife and son.... Sara Apple and her son, Max, were last seen Thursday night. Her husband says he got a text, that she would be staying at her mother's house. But she never showed up......

April 4, 2011 - 5:10am
3 years 16 weeks ago

The Newark Police report they're searching for a suspect or suspects involved in a theft from an apartment complex in Newark.

Police report that sometime between February 25-28 someone broke into the storage sheds at Hoover Garden Apartments in the 200 block of Eddy Street and stole several tools including extension ladders and miscellaneous tools.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Licking County Crimestoppers at (740) 349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058.

A $1,000 reward...

October 21, 2010 - 12:03pm
3 years 40 weeks ago

Federal funding is bringing jobs to one area police department.

The Newark Police Department held a press conference Thursday morning to announce $400,000 in federal funding. Newark Police Chief Steven Sarver said it's just in time.

"We are currently three officers below what we should have and we're about to lose two more before the end of the year through retirement and that puts the safety of the public at risk. So we applied for the grant to get the additional...

July 30, 2010 - 8:01pm
3 years 52 weeks ago

Police in Newark respond to a home on West National Drive after receiving a call that gun shots were fired.

At 2:40p.m. the Newark Police Department was called to 109 West National Drive.

"Received a call of a man with a gun and then shortly after that there was a call for shots fired. One of our neighborhood impact officers was in the area. He responded quickly to the scene," says Sergeant Darrin Logan of the Newark Police Department.  

The man shot was 22-...

July 28, 2010 - 4:41am
4 years 1 day ago

Newark Police search for those responsible in the theft of a camper.

Police said that last Thursday, July 22, around 11pm an older model two tone Chevy Blazer drove into the small business complex behind the Wendy's Restaurant on Dayton Road.

Forty-five minutes later authorities say that same vehicle was seen on video pulling a 27-foot Airstream Camper out of the complex.

A camper they stole.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Licking County Crime Stopper at...

January 29, 2010 - 8:40am
4 years 25 weeks ago

Authorities in Licking County capture a prisoner who escaped Thursday night.

The Licking County Sheriff's Office along with Newark Police found Joshua Homan a little after 7am Friday morning. Officials say the prisoner was being transported through Licking County on his way to Tuscarawas County when he escaped near Dayton Road.

December 10, 2009 - 8:50am
4 years 33 weeks ago

Newark Police can use your help in finding two suspects wanted for robbery.

The Department reports that just after midnight on November 19 a yellow cab driver was robbed by two men in the area of Allen and East Main Streets.

The suspects are described as black males.

Anyone with information on this crime can contact the Licking County Crimestoppers at (740) 349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058.

There is a $1,000 reward in place for anyone that has information on the robbery.

December 7, 2009 - 11:22am
4 years 33 weeks ago

Newark Police release more details into a Sunday night shooting at 451 Henderson Avenue.

Sgt. Scott Snow says 23-year-old Donald Haser reported around 8:15 that while he was in the bathroom, someone entered his home, came into the bathroom and shot him in the foot.

Snow says the victim can't identify his assailant.

Police have arrested Amber Gough and charged her with tampering with evidence. Sgt. Snow says she was in the home at the time of the shooting, but couldn't say...

October 22, 2009 - 3:17am
4 years 40 weeks ago

A fatal accident closes a portion of North 21st St in front of Meijer Grocery Store, Wednesday night.

Sgt. Dave Haren with the Newark Police Department says around 8:40pm, 31-year-old Randall Stidham of Granville was traveling south on 21st St. at a high speed, when he struck a pick-up truck driven by 64-year-old John Wallace of Newark, who was turning onto north 21st St. from a gas station in front of the store.

Sgt. Haren says Stidham was pronounced dead at the scene of...

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