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Johnson City man picks up 4th DUI charge after driving with teen, police say

Johnson City man picks up 4th DUI charge after driving with teen, police say

February 24th, 2015 4:54 pm by Staff Report

Police said a city man picked up his fourth driving under the influence charge while he was traveling with a teenager in snowy weather.

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Deputies: Jonesborough woman found with drugs in stolen car

Deputies: Jonesborough woman found with drugs in stolen car

February 24th, 2015 4:44 pm by Staff Report

Along with being found driving a stolen vehicle, deputies said, a Jonesborough woman was also found with 5.5 grams of cocaine.

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911 tip leads Johnson City police to arrest man on 4th DUI

911 tip leads Johnson City police to arrest man on 4th DUI

February 24th, 2015 4:18 pm by Staff Report

About 4:15 a.m., police went to the area of North State of Franklin Road and Indian Ridge Road in response to a 911 call regarding a possible drunk driver.

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Justice Dept.: No federal charges in Trayvon Martin death

Justice Dept.: No federal charges in Trayvon Martin death

February 24th, 2015 4:15 pm by JENNIFER KAY and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

George Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot Trayvon Martin in a 2012 confrontation with the teenager, will not face federal charges, the Justice Department said Tuesday.

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Johnson City crime reduction project draws interest from Knoxville police

Johnson City crime reduction project draws interest from Knoxville police

February 23rd, 2015 10:05 pm by Becky Campbell

Johnson City's Targeted Community Crime Reduction Project has made such an impression on a Tennessee strategic planning agency that it's recommending the program as a model for other law enforcement agencies.

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Ex-cop had discussed separation from wife before apparently killing his daughters and himself, police say

Ex-cop had discussed separation from wife before apparently killing his daughters and himself, police say

February 23rd, 2015 9:36 am by Associated Press

The killings followed a nonviolent argument over an $80 cellphone bill reported to police.

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Judge: Sheriff not liable in case involving inmate's death

Judge: Sheriff not liable in case involving inmate's death

February 22nd, 2015 9:44 pm by Becky Campbell

A recent federal court ruling in a case involving a man's death while at the Washington County Detention Center indicates Sheriff Ed Graybeal can't personally be held liable, but the county is still on the hook at this point.

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Johnson City woman stabs roommate's hand during argument, JCPD officers say.

Johnson City woman stabs roommate's hand during argument, JCPD officers say.

February 22nd, 2015 6:37 pm by Staff Report

An argument between roommates resulted in one woman's arrest and injuries to a man's hand.

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Victim ID'ed in Vanderbilt campus shooting

Victim ID'ed in Vanderbilt campus shooting

February 22nd, 2015 2:00 pm by David Yunker, The Tennessean

Metro police have identified the man killed Saturday night at a Vanderbilt University garage.

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Chief: Retired officer apparently killed 2 daughters, self

Chief: Retired officer apparently killed 2 daughters, self

February 22nd, 2015 1:52 pm by JIM FITZGERALD, Associated Press

A retired police officer apparently shot his two teenage daughters to death and then killed himself in the family's suburban New York home, a police official said Sunday.

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