We all know that police work is very dangerous and, that police officers need to split second decisions that could be the difference between life and death. We took an inside look at one of the tools that the Evansville Police Department uses to train its officers.
Pokemon Go fever is sweeping the world including right here in Evansville as hundreds, if not thousands of residents take the streets in an effort to "catch 'em all". While the riverfront and public parks appear to be popular places for hunters to add to their stable of Pokemon characters, the Evansville Police Department is reminding players not everywhere is fair game for collecting.
In honor of National Police Week (May 15th - 21st), Evansville City Councilwoman, Missy Mosby is inviting the public to show our local law enforcement officers we appreciate their service during the first-ever Law Enforcement Rally on Thursday, May 19th in front of the Civic Center.
The Evansville Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating 23-year-old Dontez Demitri Bryant who they believe was involved in an attempted murder of Antonio Bushrod over the weekend.
I tend to be pretty leery of most things I see on Facebook claiming to be factual, and with today being April Fools Day, my "B.S. Detector" was on high alert. So when I saw the Evansville Police Department claim to enter into a partnership with local satire news page, The Tri-State Beet on their Facebook page, I was instantly skeptical.