September 13, 2017 RSS feed / Police & Safety

Court upholds sex offender sentence

The Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia has rejected an appeal of a 2016 criminal sentence by a Morgan County man.  The court, on September 5, issued a memorandum decision upholding a sentence handed down by Circuit Court Judge Christopher More...

Magistrates Report

Recent sentences from Magistrate Kermit Ambrose:  Jay E. Gill, 34, of Berkeley Springs was sentenced to jail for 90 days after pleading guilty to driving while his license was revoked for a DUI. More...

Berkeley Springs Fire Dept. Emergency Calls

Chief Jamie Clark reported the following calls for the month of July:  July 1 - Vehicle fire, Hancock Road.  July 2 - EMS assisted, 800 block of Martinsburg Road.  Odor investigation, Clone Run Road.  Cardiac arrest, overdose, Str More...

Crime Solver’s Most Wanted September 2017

James Arthur Floyd, Sr.  Date of birth: 12/20/1953  Physical description: White male, 5’ 8,” 130 lbs. with blues eyes and brown hair.  Floyd is wanted for felony failure to pay child support and failure to appear in court. More...

Burton arrested for fleeing furlough, making meth

A Warfordsburg man with a history of fleeing from custody has been arrested and returned to jail by police in Pennsylvania, and now faces additional charges of running a methamphetamine lab.  Michael J. More...

Morgan County Sheriff’s Report

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Sheriff KC Bohrer reports the following calls, investigations and reports for September 3-9: September 3 Deputy Shambaugh investigated a trespassing complaint on CSX train. Train searched, no one found. 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 September 2017

Burglaries on Fish Hatchery Road and Timber Ridge Road on June/July 2017.  Case agents: Sheriff K.C. More...