The Norman Transcript

Crime/Courts

May 11, 2013

Police hosting Shred-A-Thon

NORMAN — The Norman Police Department is hosting four events from 9 a.m. to noon May 18 at 201-B West Gray St., directly south of Andrew’s Park.

The first event is a Shred-A-Thon in partnership with Absolute Data Shredding and Republic Bank and Trust. Disposing of documents by shredding will reduce resident’s chances of becoming victims of identity theft by keeping sensitive information out of the hands of criminals. Each resident can bring up to five boxes of items to shred at no charge and watch its destruction.

The Pharmaceutical Take-Back Program in partnership with the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs allows residents to properly dispose of unused and unneeded prescription drugs in an environmentally responsible way. Please do not bring syringes, liquids or inhalers.

Residents also may drop off old or unwanted ammunition. The only restriction is no explosives.

The fourth event, which will be held on the west side of the police department, is a Car Seat Check-Up Event in partnership with Safe Kids Oklahoma. A limited number of seats will be available for $10 to eligible families. In order to receive a seat, individuals must arrive in a vehicle with the child present and with documentation of state aid. Individuals that are expectant, will need to be within six weeks of the due date.

For more information, call Sgt. Jennifer Newell at 366-5267 or MPO Teddy Wilson at 366-5438.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Crime/Courts
  • State files response in motion to quash

    The Cleveland County district attorney’s office filed a response Monday to a defendant’s motion to quash charges of first-degree murder, shooting with intent to kill, robbery with a weapon and conspiracy....

    April 17, 2014

  • Felonies filed

    The following people were charged with felony counts in the Cleveland County Court Clerk’s Office: · David Lesley Douglas, 25, stalking, domestic abuse assault and battery in the presence of a minor · Donald Derek ...

    April 17, 2014

  • Police log

    Police responded to the following incidents Tuesday: · 7:37 a.m. fraud, 4300 block of 66th Avenue Northeast · 8:01 a.m. harassment or threats report, 300 block of East Lindsey Street · 8:15 a.m. harassment or threats ...

    April 17, 2014

  • Police log

    Police responded to the following incidents Sunday: · 12:03 a.m. vandalism, 100 block of 12th Avenue Southeast · 6:42 a.m. burglary report, 300 block of 12th Avenue Southeast · 9:21 a.m. vandalism, 1500 block of North ...

    April 15, 2014

  • Felonies filed

    The following people were charged with felony counts in the Cleveland County Court Clerk’s Office: · Jason Ashley Shannon, 35, possession of controlled dangerous substance, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia; driving with a ...

    April 15, 2014

  • Bail set for one more in homicide

    A hearing for the state’s motion to hold two suspects without bail in connection with the homicide of Justin Barnard, 24, of Norman, was continued Monday in Cleveland County District Court. Special Judge Steve Stice overruled the motion ...

    April 15, 2014

  • Lucky ducky

    The 200-pound plaster duck known as “Samo Ducky,” located near the Firehouse Art Center, 444 S. Flood Ave. in Lions Park and reported missing on Thursday, has been located, according to the Norman Police Department....

    April 12, 2014

  • DSE_SamoDucky ‘Samo Ducky’ taken from Firehouse Art Center in Norman

    The 200-pound plaster duck known as “Samo Ducky,” located near the Firehouse Art Center, 444 S. Flood Ave. in Lions Park, has been reported missing, FAC Executive Director Douglas Shaw Elder said....

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Police academy 10 Norman Police Department cadets take oath

    Eleven police cadets stood at attention and took the oath that turned them into Norman police officers Thursday afternoon at the Norman Masonic Lodge. They had been escorted by the Oklahoma Scottish Pipes and Drums, honored by police ...

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Two charged with selling alcohol to minor

    After underage confidential informants conducted alcohol compliance checks with the ABLE Commission in January, two restaurant workers were charged Wednesday for selling alcohol to a minor....

    April 11, 2014