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Archive | Police Department Updates

City officials preparing for July 4 celebration

Kyger Street closed to traffic night of July 4 for pedestrian safety Frankfort, Ind. – With TPA Park the setting for Frankfort’s annual July 4 celebration, Kyger Street will be closed to traffic east of Jackson Street to the creek beginning at 7:00 p.m. that Saturday evening for pedestrians’ safety. Visitors to the Park are encouraged […]

Police offer bicycling safety tips

Residents encouraged to use efficient, healthy transportation mode Frankfort, Ind. – With bicycling often a year-round activity for some residents, Frankfort Police are offering basic safety tips to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all bicyclists According to Police Chief Troy Bacon, bicycling safety tips include many common sense steps to help ensure not only […]

Police offer summer safety tips

Frankfort, Ind. – With the official start of summer just around the corner, Frankfort police are offering the public several tips to help protect individuals and personal property. According to Police Chief Troy Bacon, the City’s crime rate traditionally rises during the summer months. “As the weather warms, we typically see an increase in criminal […]

Residents encouraged to apply for Citizens Police Academy

Inaugural class limited to 20 participants; application deadline July 17 Frankfort, Ind. – In their ongoing effort to strengthen the partnership between community members and the police force, Frankfort Police are launching a Citizens Police Academy to help residents better understand police work and address crime issues with the first class limited to 20 participants. […]

Police Memorial Service May 14

Frankfort, Ind. – The annual Police Memorial Service, honoring the sacrifices of local and state law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty will be Thursday, May 14 at 6:00 p.m. at Veterans Park (corner of Main and Washington Streets). According to Police Chief Troy Bacon, the site of this year’s service is in […]

Patrol Officer Evan Hall and K9 Officer Otto

Police expand their ranks with K9 Officer Otto

German shepherd certified in narcotics detection, basic tracking techniques Frankfort, Ind. – In their continuing work to combat and deter drug violations, Frankfort Police have a new furry, four-legged resource among their ranks: K9 Officer Otto whose first day on the job with his handler Patrol Officer Evan Hall was Monday, April 20. According to […]

Police Department community meeting April 29

The public is invited to attend the Police Department’s next community meeting on Wednesday, April 29 in John Redmon Park (Third Street Park) at the north end near the park entrance at 6:00 p.m. Area residents are encouraged to attend to learn about the Police Department’s work in this specific section of the community and […]

Police release quarterly statistics

Increase in services attributed to extra patrols in higher crime areas Frankfort, Ind. – As part of the Police Department’s ongoing communications, Police Chief Troy Bacon released first quarter statistics for 2015 today showing officers responded to and provided 3,407 services from January – March; an increase of 702 from the same period last year. […]