Tag: drugs

Crime & Safety Briefs: Feb. 12 edition

Crime & Safety Briefs: Feb. 12 edition

| February 13, 2014

• Man robbed on East Creighton
• Several arrested during meth lab bust
• Meth lab found at motel, trio arrested

Read More

Drugs and car crash don’t tell the whole story

Drugs and car crash don’t tell the whole story

| February 10, 2014

Back in the mid-1970s, Father Joseph Breighner was stopped at a traffic light when one of those rear-view mirror horror stories unfolded before his eyes.

Read More

Crime & Safety Briefs: Jan. 22 edition

Crime & Safety Briefs: Jan. 22 edition

| January 21, 2014

• Infant found critically injured
• Arrests made for synthetic drug dealing
• Woman busted on meth-related charges

Read More

Obama’s crack cocaine pardons

Obama’s crack cocaine pardons

| January 6, 2014

Hopefully, the president’s pardons came because crack cocaine sentencing policies are racist and protect the rich while further disenfranchising the most vulnerable.

Read More

A good cry

A good cry

| December 10, 2013

By the Rev. Anthony Payton—In my last article, “The day I became my daddy,” I shared with you my 20-year commitment not to cry over anyone or anything. That decision at 13—after a broken promise to me by my daddy—led me into a world of darkness.

Read More

Crime & Safety Briefs: Nov. 27 edition

Crime & Safety Briefs: Nov. 27 edition

| November 27, 2013

• Star Financial Bank robbed
• Pedestrian killed on Stellhorn
• Man arrested for dealing marijuana
• Business owner arrested for selling ‘Spice’
• Suspect in purse snatching sought

Read More

Crime & Safety Briefs: Sept. 25 edition

| September 24, 2013

• Three injured in head-on crash • Police department institutes new downtown patrol • City police officer seriously injured in car crash • Woman sought in wallet, credit card theft • Woman arrested on cocaine-related charges; another busted for taking child to alleged public nuisance site

Read More

Active meth lab found, man arrested

| September 10, 2013

At approximately 8:53 a.m., Aug. 29, the Fort Wayne Police Department’s Vice & Narcotics division, specifically the Meth Suppression Team, along with members of the Emergency Services Team served a search warrant at 3327 Brook Valley Place.

Read More

Crime & Safety Briefs: Aug. 28 edition

| August 30, 2013

Reports courtesy of Mike Joyner, Public Information Officer, City of Fort Wayne Police Department Suspect named in hit and run death FORT WAYNE—The Fort Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Jacinto A. Barrios who is a suspect wanting for questioning in the homicide of Marco Antonio Vinas-Herran who died Aug. 19 after […]

Read More

Crime & Safety Briefs: Aug. 21 edition

| August 20, 2013

Suicide attempt thwarted—At approximately 11:15 p.m., Aug. 11, Fort Wayne Police were called to the 1900 block of Bayview Drive in to reference to a suicidal subject.
On arrival officers made contact with the subject, a 27-year-old male, who refused to exit his apartment.

Read More