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Holiday season is prime time for scams

By   /  December 2, 2013  /  Crime  /   Comments

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Tweet Special to the Journal Athens, Ga. – The holidays are a prime time for criminals to take advantage of generosity and trust, but one security proponent at the University of Georgia is urging caution when providing personal information online or on the phone to avoid becoming the victim of a scam.

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Al bany Police Dept.: Entering Auto Alert for East Albany Residents

By   /  June 3, 2013  /  Crime  /   Comments

Tweet Special to the Journa;l Do not leave valuables in plain view inside locked car East Albany Alert: Nine Entering Autos reported over the weekend in East Albany. • 200 block of Turner Field Road (2) • 2000 block of East Broad Avenue • 1800 block of Sycamore (3) • 200 block of West Road [...]

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Blasts rock Boston

By   /  April 16, 2013  /  Crime  /   Comments

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Tweet Written by Tom Knighton Boston, Ma. – Boston has now joined an exclusive club that no community wishes to be part of, that club of communities that have been scarred by violent acts of terrorism after at least three people were killed and 144 injured after two explosions ripped through the crowds watching the [...]

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Suntrust robbed

By   /  November 9, 2012  /  Crime  /   Comments

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Tweet Staff Reports Albany police are currently on the lookout for a suspect accused of robbing the Suntrust Bank at 1100 Gillionville earlier today.  In an email with local media earlier today, APD media manager Phyllis Banks reported that the suspect entered the bank and handed the teller a note demanding money.  Based on what [...]

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Child struck on Westwood Drive

By   /  October 24, 2012  /  Crime  /   Comments

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Tweet Staff Reports Residents on Westwood Drive in Northwest Albany found their commutes to work sidetracked as they encountered multiple police cars and an ambulance early on Tuesday morning after a driver struck a 12 year old child.

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Police seek shooters

By   /  October 22, 2012  /  Crime  /   Comments

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Tweet Staff Reports Off duty police shut down the G.V.B. Event Center at 11:30 last night after a fight broke out inside the club.  A short time later, a group of men got into a car and left, but not before firing shots at three men outside of the building.

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Police seek info on determined thieves

By   /  October 15, 2012  /  Crime  /   Comments

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Tweet Staff Reports Police have long warned people that locked doors will not prevent theft, only provide a deterrent to a thief breaking into your home.  The thieves who broke into Simply Fashions last night illustrated the point that the truly determined will gain entry.

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APD seeks suspects in Benchwarmer shooting

By   /  October 10, 2012  /  Crime  /   Comments

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Tweet Staff Reports Albany, GA – The Albany Police Department needs your help to find the suspects in a shocking crime that took place last night.  Reportedly, two men entered the Benchwarmer bar last night and robbed it, shooting at a woman singing Karaoke in the process.

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Missing Juvenile

By   /  September 28, 2012  /  Crime  /  Comments Off

16-year old Sharonda Michelle Seay was reported missing by her family on August 24, 2012.

Tweet Special to the Journal The Albany Police Department’s Family Protection Unit would like to solicit the public’s assistance with locating the following juvenile:

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Person Wanted for Armed Robbery and Aggravated Assault

By   /  September 27, 2012  /  Crime  /  Comments Off

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Tweet The Albany Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Bureau would like to solicit the public assistance with locating the following individual:

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