Stories tagged with: Newark Police Department

September 30, 2013 - 7:52am
1 year 48 weeks ago

The Newark Police Department wants to know who vandalized Newark High School's Football Field over the summer.

Authorities said that sometime between August 5-6 a suspect or suspects broke into White's Field at 70 north 11th Street and vandalized the restrooms, stadium stands, windows and press box.

An up to $1,000 dollar reward is being offered for any information into this crime that leads to an arrest. Those with information should contact the Licking County Crime Stoppers at...

August 29, 2013 - 10:32am
2 years 5 days ago

Newark Police are looking into vandalism of a Newark home.

Authorities said July 10, suspects broke into the home on North Williams Street and did damage to the interior of the house. Witnesses describe the suspects as two black males.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 1-888-488-9058.

An up to $1,000 reward will be given to anyone with information leading to an arrest.

July 26, 2013 - 5:08am
2 years 5 weeks ago

The Newark Police Department has reached a conclusion in a major criminal investigation...

In January, members of the Newark Division of Police Detective Bureau began investigating a series of crimes, that started out with BB gun vandalism to numerous homes, but eventually led to aggravated robberies and felonious assaults.

After months of investigation, detectives were led to seven individuals, who identify themselves as the "Ohio Boyz." As a result, five adults...

May 13, 2013 - 5:34am
2 years 16 weeks ago

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the vandalism of several vehicles in Newark...

The Newark Division of Police reports between April 27 and May 2, the suspect(s)  broke windshields and windows of several vehicles parked on streets in Newark's north and east ends, including: Hudson Avenue, Postal Avenue, Bolton Avenue, Buena Vista Street, Cedar Street, Manning Avenue, Tuscarawas Avenue, Clarendon...

April 19, 2013 - 3:22pm
2 years 19 weeks ago

The Newark Police Department swears in its newest officer.

Friday was the swearing in ceremony for new officer, Ryan Fumi. He completed his Ohio Peace Officer Training and has a Degree in Criminal Justice. Chief of Police, Steven Sarver believes he has all the makings of a good officer.

"We checked his transcripts from school, he had a bachelor's degree, hes got all good grades...very good guy. Good criminal record, good credit history, everything about him you would...

February 23, 2013 - 6:34pm
2 years 27 weeks ago

Licking County authorities now know what caused the death of a woman found in a ravine in Newark.

Authorities said that the death was accidental. The Licking County coroner said that Martha Darner died after falling and breaking her neck.

Two children discovered 44-year-old Darner's body on Friday at about 6 p.m. under a bridge along State Route 79.

The medical examiner said that there was no sign of any kind of assault.

According to the coroner, Darner fell sometime...

January 5, 2013 - 3:35pm
2 years 34 weeks ago

Authorities in Licking County search for any information regarding a November home burglary.

Newark Police said that on November 22 a suspect or suspects broke into a home in the 700 block of Mt. Vernon Road and stole electronics and jewelry from the home.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at (740) 349-6888. Up to $1,000 is being offered for anyone providing information that leads to an arrest.

July 9, 2012 - 4:17am
3 years 8 weeks ago

An award is being offered to anyone with information into a robbery at a Newark bar.

The incident took place around closing time at the Blue Raccoon Bar on West Church Street on May 18th.

Newark Police reported that three unknown men robbed the establishment at gunpoint.

The bar's owner and two patrons were inside at the time.

The suspects got away with cash from the bar and patrons as well as some personal items.

The suspects are described as three black males...

April 10, 2012 - 10:38pm
3 years 20 weeks ago

A Junction City man is accused of robberies in three states.

According to the Newark Police Department, 21-year-old Nikolas Evans was arrested Tuesday in connection with several aggravated robberies. Authorities say Evans provided a taped confession where he admitted to four robberies.

The first was March 16th at the Stop Mart on Mt. Vernon Road in Newark. The second robbery occurred March 25th at the Circle K on Church Street in Newark. Then on April 2nd, authorities say...

June 13, 2011 - 3:56pm
4 years 11 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......

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