July 20, 2016 RSS feed / Police & Safety

Man accused of stealing, then wrecking car

Police arrested a Berkeley Springs man last week for grand larceny after he allegedly stole a Land Rover from a home in Berkeley Springs, then wrecked it a little more than a mile away. More...

Burnt Mill Bridge closed

The West Virginia Division of Highways announced the closure of Burnt Mill Bridge on Burnt Mill Road (Morgan County Route 1/3). More...

Car buyers should be on guard against flood-affected vehicles

State officials have urged consumers to exercise caution when purchasing used vehicles potentially submerged by last month’s flooding rains. More...

Streetscape this week: Work on Fairfax & Washington

Last week, saw substantial sidewalk construction along Washington Street, installation of the fourth Silva cell stormwater segment and preparation for continued sidewalk construction along Washington for the coming week. More...

Morgan County Sheriff’s Report

304-258-1067

Chief Deputy Wade Shambaugh reports the following calls, investigations and reports this past week: July 10 Arrest of James Robinson, 32, D.U.I. Alarm, Johnsons Mill Road, secure. Animal complaint, rabid raccoon, S. Laurel Avenue. More...

On the public docket

All local government meetings are open to the public. Morgan County Government More...

Great Cacapon Emergency Calls

Chief Matt Grimley reported the following calls for the month of June: June 6 - Assisted Co. 1, investigation, Duckwall Road, Engine 21, three responded. June 8 - Automatic alarm, Warm Springs Way, Engine 21, two responded, cancelled en route. More...

Woman reports unclaimed property scam

State Treasurer John Perdue is warning state residents not to be fooled by a scam in which someone reports to be from a national unclaimed property organization, soliciting fees in return for unclaimed funds. More...

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