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OPD Is Asking For Your Help In Recent Robberies

After two recent robbery calls, the Owensboro Police Department is asking for your help. The two (separate) incidents occurred on Friday, January 24th in the parking lot of Wesleyan Park Plaza. The first call came in at 1:00am and the second at 7:20pm.

Both cases involved a while male subject wearing a dark colored jacket who approached his victims as they went to their vehicles in the parking lot. Each victim reported being threatened with a weapon as the suspect demanded money. The suspect (s) were able to flee on foot after taking money.

The OPD want you to stay safe and offers these tips:

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OPD Issues Update On January 20th Fatality

Fatality update via the Owensboro Police Department:

On Monday, January 20th, 2014, at approximately 8:30 a.m., the Owensboro Police Department responded to an accident with injuries call on Highway 60 East in front of the OMU Elmer Smith station.

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OPD To Launch “Eye On Owensboro” Program

Technology has been credited for solving many crimes. Video footage is a big part of that success. Our Owensboro Police Department is introducing a great new partnership with you, the community, in efforts to help reduce crime and solve pending investigations.

Here's more information via the OPD:

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Owensboro Police To Host “Coffee With A Cop” Event

Ever wonder what the police do on a daily basis? Just want to get to know some of Owensboro's finest? Well, here's your chance!

On Tuesday, December 10th, members of the Owensboro Police Department will be available for community interaction in an informal setting to discuss community issues, build relationships, and drink coffee. You can meet them from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at Hardee’s Restaurant, located at 3101 Frederica Street, as they host their second Coffee with a Cop event.

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OPD Lt. Graduates From FBI National Academy Program

Congrats are in order for Lt. Ed Krahwinkel of the Owensboro Police Department! He recently graduated from the FBI National Academy Program at Quantico, Virginia.

Here's some more information via the OPD:

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2013 Owensboro’s National Night Out

Via the Owensboro Police Department:

The 30th annual "National Night Out' is Thursday, September 26th.

The Housing Authority of Owensboro, the Owensboro Police Department, the Owensboro Fire Department, the HL Neblett Community Center, Target, and other businesses and organizations are joining together to combat crime and strengthen neighborhood ties with a festival in honor of “National Night Out.”

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OPD Identifies Body Found Wednesday Morning Near Smothers Park

The Owensboro Police Department was called downtown near Smothers Park, where a female body had been found in an alley. Via the OPD, the person has been identified and they believe cause of death was suicide.

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OPD Asking For Your Help For Information Regarding Rape Suspect

The Owensboro Police Department is seeking your help to find a rape suspect.

VIa the OPD:

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OPD Hosting 2013 Citizens Police Academy

Were you that little boy or girl who always wanted to be a policeman when you grew up? Has that dream never gone away? Maybe you have always been curious about the inner-workings of our police department. Well, the Owensboro Police Department has a great opportunity for you!

The 2013 Citizens Police Academy will begin in August and OPD is currently accepting applications. I've always been interested in the criminal justice system (heck it was my minor in college) and this sounds like so much fun to me!

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Owensboro Menards Bomb Threat Suspect Arrested

*From the Owensboro Police Department*

On April 23rd, 2013, at approximately 4:45pm, the Owensboro Police Department responded to a bomb threat at Menards, located at 3001 Heartland Crossing Blvd. An investigation was opened after responding units were informed that a male subject made threats to blow up this location during a phone call to the store.

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OPD Needs Your Help In Tuesday Robbery

The Owensboro Police Department is currently searching for a suspect in connection with a robbery Tuesday morning at an Owensboro business.

Via the OPD:

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OPD’s Run From The Cops 5K

I wouldn't normally suggest that you run away from the po-po 5-0, but this event is an exception, ha! The Owensboro Police Department invites you to the first annual Run From the Cops 5K!

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