August 16, 2017 RSS feed / Police & Safety

Magistrates Report

Recent sentences from Magistrate Kermit Ambrose:  Steven D. Reese, 51, of Berkeley Springs was fined $500 after pleading guilty to driving under the influence. He also must pay $320.25 in court costs and fees.  More...

Morgan County Sheriff’s Report 304-258-1067

Sheriff KC Bohrer reports the following calls, investigations and reports for August 6-12:  August 6  Deputy Roper arrested Scottie S. Magaha, 18 and Devan Canby, 18, for robbery.  Cpl. More...

Pair charged with heroin possession

Mark A. Beddow, 34, and David L. More...

Local arrested on drug charge in New York

The Mid Hudson News (New York) reported on August 9 that a Berkeley Springs resident was among three arrested on narcotics-related charges at the Ulster County Fair in New Paltz, N.Y.  More...

Great Cacapon Emergency Calls

Chief Matt Grimley reported the following calls for the month of July:  July 5 - Assisted Co. 43, automatic alarm, South Foster Road, Truck 2 responded, cancelled en route.  July 6 - Assisted Co. More...

On the public docket

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

Crime Solver’s Case of the Month

Arson & Breaking and Entering at Red Rooster Hostel Paw Paw.  Date of Crime: June 27, 2008  Case Agent: Captain Tim Stapleton, Morgan County Sheriff’s Department  More...

Berkeley Springs man charged after scuffle with teens

A Berkeley Springs man was arrested Wednesday, August 9 after he allegedly punched a juvenile during an argument near the Hancock Sheetz.  Taylor James David Sipe, 26, was charged with one count each of second-degree assault and disorderly condu More...

Sheriff’s Dept. holds first youth camp

Sixteen local youth participated in the first Morgan County Sheriff’s Department Youth Camp at Cacapon State Park last Wednesday, August 9. More...