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Germantown Police Reports

October 18 Crimes • Items were stolen from a vehicle at 9057 Poplar Ave. at 7:29 a.m. • Items were stolen from a vehicle at 9057 Poplar Ave. at 7:53 a.m. • A license plate was stolen off of the victim’s vehicle at 7945 Wolf River Blvd. at 8:16 a.m. • The victim advised that […]

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Road Closure

Road Closure

Beginning at 8 a.m. on Oct. 24, westbound Wolf River Blvd. between Kimbrough Road and Germantown Road will be down to one lane. Crews will be working to repair a section of Wolf River Blvd. that was impacted by last week’s water main break.  

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Germantown Fire Department ‘clowns’ teach fire safety

Germantown Fire Department ‘clowns’ teach fire safety

The week of October 9 is known as National Fire Prevention Week. In 1925, President Calvin Coolidge proclaimed Fire Prevention Week, a national observance, making it the longest-running public health observance in the country. During National Fire Prevention Week, firefighters typically provide lifesaving public education in an effort to drastically decrease casualties caused by fires. […]

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Germantown Police Reports

Germantown Police Reports

October 11 Crimes • The victim reported being involved in an incident in which a weapon was displayed at Wolf River Blvd. at Riverdale Road at 3:53 p.m. • An adult male was arrested after he was involved in a physical altercation with his father in the 8900 block of Green Leaves Drive at 8:46 […]

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Germantown's Nick Godwin has been promoted to GPD Captain.

Godwin promoted to captain at GPD

Special to The Times With the retirement of Germantown Police Capt. Mike Griffus after 30 years of service, Police Chief Richard Hall was faced with some big shoes to fill. Eleven internal police lieutenants were considered for this prestigious promotion. After careful examination of their performance history, Lt. Nick Godwin was promoted to captain. “Nick […]

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Germantown Police Reports

January 4 Crimes • Electronics were stolen from a residence on the 1700 block of Greensprings Lane at 1:29 p.m. • An 18 pack of beer was stolen on the 2100 block of Exeter Road at 8:35 p.m. Crashes • Two vehicles collided without injuries at Wolf River Blvd. and S. Germantown Road at 2:45 […]

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Germantown Police Reports

October 12 Crimes • Jewelry was stolen from a residence on the 2400 block of Dogwood Trail at 8:05 a.m. • Electronics were stolen from an unlocked vehicle on the 2200 block of Glenalden Cove at 1:18 p.m. Crashes • Two vehicles collided with no injuries at San Augustine Lane and Laurinburg Circle at 7:40 […]

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Dumpster Day

Germantown will host Amnesty Dumpster Day from 7:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. on Sept. 15 at 7700 Southern Ave. and 2950 Johnson Road. Amnesty Dumpster Day, sponsored by the Germantown Environmental Commission, gives residents a chance to get rid of unwanted bulky items not picked up by sanitation service providers. Acceptable items include building materials, […]

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Germantown Police Reports

  August 24 Crimes • A wallet was stolen on the 7600 block of Poplar Ave. at 11:50 a.m. • Identification, credit cards and bank cards were stolen from a purse on the 7600 block of W. Farmington Blvd. at 1:43 p.m. • Hubcaps were stolen from a parked vehicle on the 7600 block of […]

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