Stories tagged with: Lt. Bill Shaw

September 2, 2014 - 3:48pm
37 weeks 4 days ago

A motorcyclist was transported to the hospital Tuesday afternoon after being struck from behind by a utility truck.

Lt. Bill Shaw with the Zanesville Police Department said the motorcycle rider was heading northbound on Brighton Boulevard around 2:00 p.m. when he stopped at a red traffic light at the intersection of Ridge Avenue. Shaw said the truck traveling behind him struck the bike, knocking off the rider. The truck then ran over the rider before coming to a stop. The truck's...

August 11, 2014 - 4:07pm
40 weeks 5 days ago

Two Newark women were sent to the hospital following an accident near the Y-Bridge Monday afternoon.

According to police, the accident occurred around 2:30 p.m. when a Chevy Lumina that was heading toward the Y-Bridge on West Main Street went off the left side of the roadway, through a grass field at a high rate of speed, and crashed over the emankment of the river.  The vehicle flipped several times before coming to rest right beside the river. 

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July 22, 2014 - 11:09am
43 weeks 4 days ago

The Zanesville Police Department goes with a new look for their patrol vehicles.

When the Crown Victoria police cars the department used since 1994 were no longer being made the police department tried out the Dodge Chargers. Now in an attempt to find the car that works the best for them, they've purchased two Ford Police Utility Interceptors and two four door sedans.

"What in the civilian would be the Explorer and the Taurus is actually a purpose built vehicle which is...

October 3, 2013 - 4:23pm
1 year 33 weeks ago

The Zanesville Fire and Police Department's want to show you where your tax dollars are going and they're inviting you to their Zanesville Safety Center Open House Friday afternoon.

"It's the kick-off to Fire Prevention Week so we wanted to open up the whole public safety center," said Lt. Doug Hobson of ZFD. "Next week throughout the nation is Fire Prevention Week so we just want to open up to all the public and let them come down and see what their tax payer money is...

June 10, 2013 - 10:39am
1 year 49 weeks ago

Keep an eye out for the Zanesville Police Department's new slick looking vehicles.

ZPD has been using the Crown Victorias since 1994. When they were discontinued it left them looking for a new cruiser. That's where the Dodge Charger comes in. City Council approved the purchase of the three chargers in March. Officials believe the Chargers will hold up to the riggers of the job.

"The Dodge Charger gets better gas mileage then the Ford Crown Victoria," said Zanesville...

September 13, 2010 - 5:42am
4 years 36 weeks ago


Zanesville Police say a car vandal was arrested Sunday night in Zanesville.

Zanesville Police Lieutenant  Bill Shaw says a 21 year old male was arrested in the area of Pine Street for breaking into cars. 
Lt. Shaw says a call came in Police around 1:00 Monday morning saying two people were breaking into cars.

Lt Shaw says they caught a 21 year old male in the area of Pine and Fess Street. He had a GPS unit...

July 29, 2010 - 5:11am
4 years 42 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department is investigating an apartment fire that happened this morning.

Lieutenant Bill Shaw says several reports came in around 3:30 that someone broke into an apartment at 9-32 West Main Street in downtown Zanesville and intentionally tried to set it on fire.

The Zanesville Fire and Police Departments are still investigating.

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