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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Three Whitehall Police Officers Receive Life Saving Award

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On January 12th, 2021 Whitehall Police Officers responded to the 5300 block of E. Main St. for a report that a possible suicidal male had just jumped off the bridge over the Big Walnut Creek. Upon arriving in the area, officers located a 35-year-old male ...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 12, 2021

Whitehall Police Conduct a Crime Blitz on 2/10/2021

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On February 10th, 2021 the Whitehall Division of Police conducted a crime blitz within the City of Whitehall. Over the course of the eight-hour blitz officers made fifteen arrests. Officers recovered two occupied stolen vehicles, four guns (three of which...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 5, 2021

Three Juveniles Flee From Whitehall Police Officers in a Stolen Car

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Three Juveniles flee from Whitehall Police officers in a stolen car.

     On February 3rd,2021, Whitehall Police Officers responded to the Target at 3955 E. Broad St in Whitehall for a report that a group of seven females were in...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: December 7, 2020

Whitehall Police Apprehend Two Auto Theft Suspects

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WHITEHALL DIVISION OF POLICE

Mike Crispen

Chief of Police

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: August 13, 2020

Whitehall Child Located Safely After Kidnapping

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A four year-old Whitehall girl, Andrea Umana, has been found safe after being taken from outside her Whitehall home.

Andrea was taken from her Kae Avenue home on the morning of August 12th, 2020 by a family member without her parents’ knowledge. ...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: May 11, 2020

WHITEHALL POLICE ARREST SUSPECT IN FATAL MOTHER’S DAY SHOOTING

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On 5/10/20 at approximately 9:24 AM, Whitehall Police responded to the area of 1091 Fountain Lane on a report of gunshots.  Upon arrival, police discovered Dion Lamarr, age 37, deceased in the parking lot near his residence, 1091 Fountain Lane Ap...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: April 22, 2020

WHITEHALL POLICE ARREST MAN INVOLVED IN SKIMMING AND FORGING CREDIT CARDS AFTER HE FLEES FROM POLICE

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On 04/10/2020, Whitehall Police attempted to pull over Cortez Townsend who was the subject of a drug investigation and had multiple warrants out for his arrest.  While attempting the traffic stop, Townsend refused to pull over and fled from polic...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Fire at the Holiday Motel

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On 3/5/2020, at about 9:52pm, Whitehall Police and Fire units were dispatched to the Holiday Motel, 4420 E Main St. in Whitehall, OH, on a report of a fire. Arriving unites observed that one room of the motel was engulfed in flames. A 33-year-old female w...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 27, 2020

Road Closure

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On 2/26/2020, at about 10:40pm, a vehicle struck a utility pole at the intersection of S. Hamilton Rd. and Etna Rd. Power lines are hanging down onto the roadway, and the intersection is closed at this time.

American Electric Power is on scene to make repa...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 27, 2020

Whitehall Police Investigating Shooting Near El Mariachi Mexican Restaurant

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On February 23, 2020 at approximately 11:17 P.M. Whitehall police received a call of multiple people fighting in the area of the El Mariachi Mexican Restaurant at 4740 East Main Street. Some of the people involved in the fight were reported to have guns. ...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases