Stories tagged with: Zanesville Police Department

May 19, 2014 - 10:55am
1 year 20 weeks ago

Muskingum County residents aren't the best at clicking their safety belts.

In a recent survey the State Highway Patrol found that Muskingum the fourth worst county in the state and the worst in a ten county region for buckling up.

"I don't know what else we can do," said Captain Tony Coury Zanesville Police Department. "We have these big campaigns like this. We have banners where we preach click it or ticket or put a belt on. Belts save lives and people still...

April 23, 2014 - 8:14pm
1 year 24 weeks ago

Students at Zanesville Community High School are being investigated following an assault at Woodlawn Cemetery.

According to Zanesville City Schools student service director, Kevin Appleman, several classes from Z.C.H.S. were on a field-trip taking walks through the cemetery on Tuesday when an assault occurred. Appleman and Z.C.H.S. Principal Jeff Moore are working together with the Zanesville Police Department on the investigation. Appleman says no punishment will be given to the...

April 18, 2014 - 7:14am
1 year 24 weeks ago

 Zanesville Police said Friday they've located a missing teen. 

Captain Doug Merry reported that 14-year-old Darren Mallet has been found. 

Mallet went missing from his grandmother's home on Oak Street on April 13. Police said the next day Mallet's mother determined he'd run away from home.

March 24, 2014 - 8:21pm
1 year 28 weeks ago

Zanesville City Council passed an emergency ordinance at Monday's meeting that will allow the Zanesville Police Department to purchase new computers and replacement central processing units (CPUs). Police Chief Kenny Miller says Microsoft will no longer support the older computers that are currently in the cruisers.

"The computers we have in the cars now are approximately 5 years old, running on Windows XP," Chief Miller explained. "Microsoft has come out and...

March 5, 2014 - 2:17pm
1 year 31 weeks ago

A driver at the Dresden Road and Maple Avenue intersection crashed into a Zanesville business early Wednesday morning.

According to the Zanesville Police Department, a 25-year-old man suffering from a medical condition was driving down Dresden Road when he rolled through the intersection at Maple Avenue, and crashed right into AAA Spa and Pool Services.

"It turned out that the situation was a medical emergency," explained Lt. Bill Shaw. "The...

January 1, 2014 - 6:17am
1 year 40 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department is investigating a possible shooting incident early Wednesday morning.

Lieutenant Chris Phipps said police officers recovered about eight bullet casings on Lee Street in Zanesville around 4:30 a.m. The Lieutenant said there were no witnesses, and there are no suspects at this time.

No further details have been released, as the incident remains under investigation.

December 10, 2013 - 9:58pm
1 year 43 weeks ago

The Public Safety Committee Meeting was Tuesday evening at City Hall to discuss important issues at both Zanesville police and fire departments.

Public Safety Director Fred Buck says the meeting serves as a liaison between his department and city council.

"We like to give updates, what we are doing, where we are at, at our departments, and what we need to move forward,” Buck explained. “In case we do need councils backing or approval of what we are doing."...

December 9, 2013 - 1:22pm
1 year 43 weeks ago

A Zanesville man enters pleas to several charges including robbery. 

In Muskingum County Common Pleas Court on Monday, 38-year-old Teddie Hunter plead guilty to one count of robbery and a second amended robbery count. Three other charges will be dropped at the time of sentencing. 

Judge Mark Fleegle ordered a pre-sentence investigation in the case and continued Hunter's bond. 

The charges stem from two robberies in the City of Zanesville. Zanesville Police...

December 9, 2013 - 1:12pm
1 year 43 weeks ago

In Muskingum Common Pleas Court, Monday, 44-year-old Jason Williams plead guilty to several charges including breaking and entering, theft, possession of criminal tools, tampering with a coin machine, aggravated robbery and felonious assault. 

Judge Fleegle issued a pre sentence investigation and continued Williams bond at $150,000. 

Zanesville Police said Williams was arrested on September 5, 2013 when he took a shop vacuum from a garage on Findlay Avenue and used it...

November 27, 2013 - 7:20pm
1 year 45 weeks ago

Since 1981, Lambes has patrolled the streets of Zanesville, made sergeant, lieutenant and has spent the last 13 years as Zanesville's Police Chief. On Wednesday, Zanesville City Council members, friends, family and other law enforcement officers stopped by the police station to wish Lambes well at his retirement party. Lambes says there's no particular reason for why he's retiring, just that it's "time."

"I've been here 32 years. That's passed the average police officers...

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