Police Press Releases

 

June 13 Domestic Battery Suspect/Fugitive Arrested
June 9 Drug Arrest
June 2 Missing Person– Juvenile
May 23 Missing Person – David Thompson – Located
May 17 Chief Ed Preston elected to AHIDTA Exec. Board
May 12 Missing Person – David Thompson
May 5 Suspect Arrested for Burglary on Forest Ave.
May 5 Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested
April 27 Armed Robbery University Ave.
April 26 Beware of Phone Scams
April 26 Attempted Breaking and Entering on High St
April 24 Second Degree Robbery on Brockway Ave.
April 23 Shooting on Chestnut Street
April 13 DUI Arrest Following Crash
April 13 Suspect Arrested for Drug Charges in Sabraton Area
March 27 Baird Street Armed Robbery
March 22 Robbery Investigation at Maverick’s Hot Spot
March 18 High Street Malicious Wounding Arrest
March 18 Malicious Burning Arrest
March 16 Bomb Threat Arrest
March 12 Second Degree Robbery Arrest-BFS
March 6 Willey Street Armed Robbery Arrests
March 5 Willey Street Armed Robbery
February 27  Fayette Street Drug Violations Arrest
February 27  High Street Drug Arrest
February 21  United Bank Robbery UpdatePicture 1, Picture 2
February 19  Suspects Arrested for Drug Violations – Hough St.
February 19  Suspects Arrested for Drug Violations – High St.
February 13  Dorsey Avenue Arrest
February 12  Dorsey Avenue Stabbing
February 3  Spruce Street Robbery
January 31  Beechurst Ave. Nighttime Burglary
January 30  Unattented Death on Rail Trail
January 23  Possession With Intent to Distribute Arrest
January 20  Beechurst Ave. Drug Arrest
January 14  Bartlett House Malicious Wounding
January 11  Forest Ave. Home Invasion Arrest
January 10  Forest Ave. Home Invasion
January 9  United Bank Reported Robbery
January 1  High Life Lounge Strong Arm Robbery

 

 

December 30 – United Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested

December 20 – United Bank Robbery

December 12- DUI With Injury to Officer

November 16 – Grant Ave. Stabbing

November 13 – Armed Robbery Report

November 11 – Veterans Day Parade Traffic

August 28 – Missing Person Update
August 28 – Missing Person
August 23 – First Weekend
August 22 – Sexual Assault
August 22 – Battery on Officers
August 13 – DUI
August 13 – Fireworks Injuries
August 11 – MPD Receives Multiple Awards
August 5 – Malicious Wounding 
August 5 – Embezzlement Arrest
August 5 – Arrest
August 1 – Fair Parade Traffic Information
July 29 – Stolen Vehicle Arrest
July 12 – Pokemon Go Safety
July 8 – Malicious Wounding Update
July 5 – Unattended Death
June 24 – Attempted Robbery
June 24 – Juvenile Arrest
June 14 – Robbery Arrest
June 12 – Accident
June 1 – Mileground Burglary Arrest
May 25 – Vehicle Crash
May 21 – Breaking and Entering
May 20 – Little General Robbery
May 16 – Robbery
May 6 – River Recovery 
May 5 – Drug Arrests
May 3 – Report of Prowler Leads to Arrest
May 2 – Missing Person with Photo 
May 2 – BFS Robbery Update
April 30 – Little General Armed Robbery with Photo
April 29 – Burglary Arrest
April 28 – BFS Armed Robbery
April 11 – UPDATED Homicide Suspect Arrested
April 4 – Homicide Suspect Arrested
April 1 – UPDATED Police Investigate Homicide
March 31 – Police Investigate Homicide 
March 31 – Shooting Update
March 29 – Shooting
March 24 – Vehicle Crash on Burroughs Street
March 16 – Body Found on Riverbank Identified
March 9 – Body Found on Riverbank
March 7 – Richwood Avenue Burglary 
February 10 – Detroit to Morgantown Heroin Trafficking
February 3 – Sexual Assault
February 3 – Traffic Stop Leads to Multiple Charges
January 28 – Briana Wolfe Update
January 27 – Briana Wolfe
January 18 – Hit and Run Update
January 18 – Hit and Run

December 22, 2015 – Juvenile Arrests
December 16, 2015 – Homicide
December 8, 2015 – Home Invasion, Shots Fired
November 30, 2015 – Christmas Parade Traffic Alterations
November 19, 2015 – DUI with Injury
November 19, 2015 – Possible Abduction Attempt Updates
November 16, 2015 – Possible Abduction Attempt Under Investigation
November 13, 2015 – DUI Crash with Injuries
November 9, 2015 – Update on Officer Related Shooting Investigation
November 9, 2015 – Veteran’s Day Parade Traffic
November 6, 2015 – Update on Officer Related Shooting Investigation
November 5, 2015 – Officer-Related Shooting Incident
November 5, 2015 – Ashbrooke Assault
November 4, 2015 – Disorderly Conduct
October 31, 2015 – Stabbing
October 28, 2015 – Phone Scam
October 28, 2015 – MHS Intruder Drill
October 16, 2015 – False Police Report
October 15, 2015 – Runaway Juveniles Update
October 14, 2015 – Runaway Juveniles
October 13, 2015 – MHS Homecoming Parade Information
October 9, 2015 – Obituary Shopping
October 5, 2015 – Burglary and Destruction of Property
September 21, 2015 – UHS Homecoming Parade Information
September 20, 2015 – Vehicle Accident with Fatality
September 20, 2015 – Entering without breaking/Felony Destruction of Property
September 18, 2015 – Suspect Arrested for Obtaining Property under False Pretenses
September 14, 2015 – Malicious Wounding Update
September 13, 2015 – Malicious Wounding
September 9, 2015 – Sexual Assault Arrest
September 8, 2015 – Destruction of Property Arrest
August 31, 2015 – DUI Checkpoint
August 31, 2015 – New Hire Testing
August 21, 2015 – Malicious Wounding
August 18, 2015 – First Weekend Report
August 10, 2015 – Burglary Suspect Arrested
July 28, 2015 – Greenmont Sexual Assault
July 24, 2015 – Malicious Wounding
July 23, 2015 – Stabbing
July 21, 2015 – Bank Robbery Arrest
July 15, 2015 – Bank Robbery 
June 16, 2015 – Attempted Armed Robbery
June 5, 2015 – Suspect Arrested for Grand Larceny and DUI
June 4, 2015 – Coffee with a Cop
June 4, 2015 – Unlawful Assault Arrest
June 3, 2015 – Robbery Arrest
May 22, 2015 – Armed Robbery on Naomi Street, Suspect Arrested
May 21, 2015 – Robbery Suspect arrested
May 4, 2015 – Coffee with a Cop
May 1, 2015 – Sexual Assault Arrest
April 30, 2015 – Robbery Arrest Update
April 23, 2015 – Fugitive
April 23, 2015 – Nighttime Burglary
April 20, 2015 – Robbery
March 18, 2015 – St. Patrick’s Day Arrests
February 28, 2015 – Armed Robbery
February 26, 2015 – Attempted Armed Robbery
February 25, 2015 – Fleeing the Scene
February 21, 2015 – Armed Robbery
February 7, 2015 – Malicious Wounding
February 6, 2015 – Two Subjects arrested for Burglary
January 31, 2015 – Vehicle vs Pedestrian
January 27, 2015 – Nolan Burch Update
January 22, 2015 – Armed Robbery Update
January 12, 2015 – Armed Robbery
January 9,2015 – Stabbing/Robbery Arrest Made 
January 9, 2015 – Malicious Wounding
January 6, 2015 – Armed Robbery

December 29, 2014 – Vehicle Accident Resulting in DUI, Property Damage
December 29, 2014 – Robbery Arrest Update
December 23, 2014 – Juveniles Apprehended after Spree
December 22, 2014 – Evening Downtown Officer 
December 19, 2014 – Bank Robbery
December 16, 2014 – Homicide
December 9, 2014 – Robbery Arrests
December 6, 2014 – Armed Robbery
December 4, 2014 – Suspicious Activity
December 4, 2014 – Arrests After Robbery
December 4, 2014 – Armed Robbery
November 20, 2014 – Armed Robbery 
November 20, 2014 – South Park Fraternity Update
November 15, 2014 – Wanton Endangerment 
November 14, 2014 – Barricade Incident 
November 13, 2014 – Injured Student at WVU
November 13, 2014 – Bank Robbery Update
October 29, 2014 – Football Weekend
October 22, 2014 – Rioting Update
October 21, 2014 – Dairy Mart Larceny 
October 19, 2014 – Morgantown after Baylor Win  
October 14, 2014 – Mountaineer Middle BB Gun Report
October 6, 2014 – North Spruce Street Armed Robbery
October 5, 2014 – High Street Strong Armed Robbery
September 17, 2014 – Wall Street Battery
September 17, 2014 – Malicious Assault
September 15, 2014 – Malicious Wounding
September 14, 2014 – Drug Task Force Arrests
September 2, 2014 – Clark Street Robbery
August 22, 2014 – Wilson Avenue Burglary
August 21, 2014 – Willey Street Armed Robbery
August 20, 2014 – Stewart Street Wanton Endangerment Arrest
August 19, 2014 – Preliminary Figures for the First Weekend of Student Return
August 17, 2014 – Demain Avenue Armed Robbery
August 14, 2014 – Chestnut Street Stabbing results in Homicide
August 14, 2014 – Chestnut Street Stabbing
August 13, 2014 – Walnut Street Burglary
July 7, 2014 – I-68 Pursuit
July 2, 2014 – Dorsey Avenue Accident and Arrest
June 23, 2014 – Stewart Street Robbery
June 18, 2014 – Long John Silver’s Robbery
June 11, 2014 – Dollar General Bomb Threat
June 4, 2014 – Ridgeway Avenue Brandishing
May 28, 2014 – Second Arrest Made in connection with Graffiti
May 20, 2014 – Waterfront Place Hotel Room Robbery
April 30, 2014 – Complaints filed, warrants served to stop sales of Synthetic Marijuana
April 11, 2014 – Meth Lab Arrest, Update
March 18, 2014 – Long John Silvers Armed Robbery
March 10, 2014 – Burglary Arrest
March 8, 2014 – Grant Avenue Search Warrant/Drug Bust
February 20, 2014 – Burglary Arrest
February 17, 2014 – Third Hazing Arrest Made
February 10, 2014 – Dayton Avenue Robbery
February 5, 2014 – Malicious Burning Arrest
January 30, 2014 – Corrected Information on Hazing Incident
January 27, 2014 – Shooting Update
January 26, 2014 – Dayton Avenue Robbery
January 25, 2014 – Unattended Death
January 18, 2014 – Listravia Avenue Armed Robbery

 

December 8, 2013 – Fifth Street Malicious Wounding
November 1, 2013 – Suspect wanted in Morgantown Armed Robberies
October 25, 2013 – Safariland to make Presentation to Morgantown Police
October 22, 2013 – Suspect arrested for Multiple Charges 
October 22, 2013 – Richwood Dairy Mart Armed Robbery
October 15, 2013 – South High Street Fatality Update
October 14, 2013 – WVU Homecoming Parade on Oct.18
October 7. 2013 – UHS Homecoming Parade on Oct. 9
October 4, 2013 – Richwood Dairy Mart Armed Robbery
October 3, 2013 – Beechurst BP Armed Robbery
September 25, 2013 – Willey Street Robbery
September 15, 2013 – Patteson Drive Accident
September 8, 2013 – High Street Armed Robbery
August 26, 2013 – Federal Fugative Arrested, Faces Additional Charges
August 24, 2013 – Chestnut Ridge Accident
August 23, 2013 – South High Pedestrian Fatality Update
August 22, 2013 – Brockway Avenue Armed Robbery Arrest
August 21, 2013 – Brockway Avenue Armed Robbery
August 20, 2013 – Simpson Street Robbery
August 20, 2013 – South High Pedestrian Accident Update
August 19, 2013 – South High Pedestrian Accident
August 14, 2013 – Drug Incident/Fight on Richwood & Fortney
August 7, 2013 – Shell Strong Arm Robbery
July 22, 2013 – Mon County Fair Parade Route/Traffic Information
July 22, 2013 – MountainFest Parade of Bikes Route/Traffic Information
July 19, 2013 – Suspect Arrested for 7/12/13 Armed Robbery
July 19, 2013 – One Arrested, One Sought in First Degree Robbery
July 12, 2013 – Nighttime Burglary
July 2, 2103 – Fourth of July Parade Information
June 25, 2013 – Applications for Morgantown Police Officer due July 5
June 18, 2013 – Attempted Disarming
June 11, 2013 – Click It or Ticket Campaign Results
May 21, 2012 – Suspect Arrested for Multiple Burglaries
May 11, 2013 – Breaking & Entering at OSI on Greenbag Road
May 9, 2013 – Juvenile Arrested for Handgun at School
May 2, 2013 – Arnold Completes Police Academy
April 21, 2013 – Brockway Avenue Robbery
March 31, 2013 – Canteen Lunch Breaking & Entering
March 25, 2013 – Church Robberies end in Arrest
March 20, 2013 – Pair of Overnight Robberies
March 12, 2013 – Xhale Breaking & Entering
March 6, 2013 – Fugitive Arrested in Iowa
February 21, 2013 – Second Degree Robbery at the Shell Station
February 14, 2013 – Arrest for Fleeing while DUI – High Street
February 7, 2013 – Unattended Death Update – Identification
February 6, 2013 – Unattended Death behind Stansbury Hall
February 1, 2013 – Suspects Arrested for Malicious Wounding

 

 

December 14, 2012 – High Street Stabbing Arrests
December 11, 2012 – Beechurst Armed Robberies
December 10, 2012 – Department Promotions
December 10, 2012 – Department of Homeland Security Grant Award
December 2, 2012 – Van Voorhis Stabbing
November 30, 2012 – Hoffman Avenue Robbery Arrest
November 30, 2012 – High Street Stabbing Update
November 29, 2012 – High Street Stabbing
November 20, 2012 – Monongalia County Law Enforcement Agencies Receive AAA Traffic Safety Award
November 18, 2012 – Smoke Zone Armed Robbery
November 16, 2012 – Pedestrian/Vehicle Accident on Mon Blvd
November 14, 2012 – Unattended Death
November 13, 2012 – Charges Filed in Grafton Road Hit & Run
October 27, 2012 – Grafton Road Hit & Run
October 26, 2012 – Walnut Street Pedestrian Accident
October 24, 2012 – Morgantown Police Department Receives SPYDER from GHSP
October 24, 2012 – IDThisPerson.com
October 14, 2012 – Police Looking for Men Involved in Machete Attack
October 13, 2012 – Naked Burglary
October 12, 2012 – WV Riot Law Enforcement
October 11, 2012 – Follow-Up to WVU vs. Texas Aftermath
October 7, 2012 – Aftermath of WVU vs. Texas Game
October 1, 2012 – Morgantown Patrolman Graduates from Academy
September 30, 2012 – Seven Street Fires Overnight; Three Vehicles Destroyed
September 30, 2012 – Khalil Taylor Arrested
September 28, 2012 – Three Arrested in Mountaineer Court Armed Robbery
September 27, 2012 – Robbery at Mountaineer Court
September 26, 2012 – Woodburn School Pedestrian-Vehicle Incident under Investigation
September 18, 2012 – Two Identified in Grant Avenue Malicious Wounding Case
September 12, 2012 – Grant Avenue Malicious Wounding
September 7, 2012 – Locust Avenue Robbery
August 27, 2012 – Pedestrian Accident, Burger King, Route 7
August 23, 2012 – Nighttime Burglary
August 22, 2012 – High Street Malicious Assault Arrests
August 22, 2012 – High Street Malicious Assault
August 21, 2012 – Robbery on Forest Avenue
August 20, 2012 – First weekend of WVU Students’ Return – Offense Report
August 5, 2012 – Stabbing Reported
July 24, 2012 – Unattended Death in Apartment on Walnut Street
July 23, 2012 – Mountainfest Street & Route Changes
July 20, 2012 – Kids’ Day Street & Route Changes
June 23, 2012 – Burglary Results in Two Suspects Arrested
June 23, 2012 – Fast Police Response top Stabbing Results in Two Arrests
June 19, 2012 – Triathlon Street & Route Changes
May 8, 2012 – Update of April 8, 2012 Fatal Fall
May 7, 2012 – Suspects Arrested for Malicious Fires
May 4, 2012 – Morgantown Police Remind Citizens About Neighborhood Watch Change, Summer Safety Tips

 

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