Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Nov. 16: * 25 traffic citations * 13 traffic warnings * 5 parking tickets * 2 accidents investigated * 3 criminal arrests * 2 warrants served * 3 crimes investigated
The Jamestown Police Department is letting the public know that the department is not asking for donations and anyone claiming to be from the department seeking donations is part of a scam. The department reported Wednesday night that someone has been calling people in Jamestown claiming to represent the department and soliciting cash donations. The department said anyone who receives a call asking for a cash donation for the department to not send money and call the police department at 252-1000.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Nov. 14: * 2 traffic citations * 4 traffic warnings * 1 accident investigated * 1 crime investigated * 32 public assistance calls * 4 animal calls
The North Dakota Highway Patrol will transition its patrol vehicles from white to black over the next four to five years. NDHP Col. Mike Gerhart said there is a prototype patrol vehicle, a white Dodge Charger wrapped in black with reflective NDHP decals and lettering, operating in the Jamestown area. He said the black vehicles will enhance public safety as they will be easier to see in whiteout conditions.
The North Dakota Highway Patrol on Tuesday identified the man killed in a collision with a semitrailer. Coral Bardell, 79, Monango, died after the Chevrolet SUV he was driving northeast of Edgeley on Nov. 9 was struck by a semitrailer, the patrol said. Bardell was driving a 1995 Chevrolet Blazer south on 85th Avenue Southeast and proceeded through the intersection with LaMoure County Road 34.
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem issued a cease and desist order against Jason Rhoden of Santa Ana, Calif., from doing business as Vehicle Protection Department LLC, for violations of consumer fraud and telephone solicitation laws. The Attorney General’s Office of North Dakota’s Consumer Protection Division started an investigation after a consumer complained that she was contacted by phone, even though her phone number is registered on the Do Not Call list.
The city Board of Adjustment will meet at 8 a.m. Thursday at City Hall to review a variance request. The request is for 907 14th Ave. SE for a 10-foot front yard and 15-foot rear yard variance
The North Dakota Highway Patrol has released the name of a Forest River, N.D., woman who died Monday in a Walsh County crash. Elizabeth Knecht, 30, died at the scene of the crash that occurred at 7:40 a.m. The 2014 Dodge Durango she was driving north on 150th Avenue Northeast left the roadway and entered the ditch approximately 1 mile south of Minto, N.D., the patrol said.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Nov. 13: * 24 traffic citations * 28 traffic warnings * 3 parking tickets * 4 accidents investigated * 2 criminal arrests * 6 warrants served * 6 crimes investigated
A 79-year-old Monango man was killed in a semitrailer-SUV crash 6 miles northeast of Edgeley Thursday afternoon, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol.