Posts With Keyword ‘police’

Pella PD Gets Ready for Tulip Time

Posted: Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 at 6:23 am

The amount of tourists in town for Tulip Time means extra work for the Pella Police Department. Lieutenant Shane Cox tells us that they will have their reserve Officers around during the festivities.

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Former Pella Man Arrested After Bank Hold Up

Posted: Thursday, August 4th, 2011 at 6:27 am

In an update to a story previously reported by KNIA/KRLS, a Pella man has been charged with aggravated robbery and several traffic violations after an incident at a temporary Community College office inside the Ottawa, Illinois City Hall.

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New Lieutenant named for Pella Police Department

Posted: Thursday, January 6th, 2011 at 6:29 am

After thirty-three years with the Pella Police Department, LT. John Van Haaften will retire on March 31st.

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Seat Belt Fines Have Increased

Posted: Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 at 6:25 am

With the holiday’s fast approaching and people traveling out of town, it’s more important than ever to remember to wear your seat belt.

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Accident in Pella on Friday Night

Posted: Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at 6:27 am

On Friday night around 7 pm Pella Ambulance and Pella Fire were called out to an accident involving a motorcycle and a car.

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Pella City Council Will Meet Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, September 21st, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Pella City Council will meet on Tuesday at the Public Safety Complex on Liberty Street.

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National Police Week Continues

Posted: Friday, May 14th, 2010 at 6:30 am


As National Police Week Continues, residents are asked to stop and think about those who risk their lives each day to keep us safe.

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Losada: Avoid Holiday Scams

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 6:24 am

It’s the holidays, and that means more scams trying to get residents’ money. That’s according to Knoxville Police Chief Dan Losada.

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Knoxville To Pay More Into State Retirement Program

Posted: Sunday, October 18th, 2009 at 6:24 am

By 2013, the city of Knoxville will be required to pay 38.5% of a police officer’s salary into a state retirement system, more than double what it is paying now.

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Update: Knoxville Hit-And-Run Car May be Chevrolet Lumina

Posted: Thursday, September 10th, 2009 at 2:12 pm


Local law enforcement are looking for a small tan or beige passenger car involved in a hit-and-run rear-end collision near 1204 South Lincoln in Knoxville Tuesday afternoon.  

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Police: Smooth Transition Back to School

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:30 am

Area residents and drivers were watchful and respectful of students as they made their way to school for the first time this year in Knoxville and Pella.

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Law Enforcement: Smooth Nationals

Posted: Thursday, August 20th, 2009 at 7:01 am

Overall the 49th Annual Superclean Knoxville Nationals went smoothly for local law enforcement agencies.

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Local police departments stress summer safety

Posted: Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009 at 10:52 am

Local police departments are reminding drivers to pay extra attention with the amount of youth activities that take place during the summer months.

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