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Police make arrest in hit-and-run

Victim’s family members’ assistance key in solving the case Frankfort, Ind. – Concluding their investigation earlier today into the suspected hit-and-run incident last Friday that injured Barbara Thomas in the 800 block of Magnolia Avenue, Frankfort Police arrested 38-year-old Gary Bunker of Frankfort, charging him with Leaving the Scene of an Accident Causing Serious Bodily […]

Frankfort Police release 2014 department statistics

Frankfort, Ind. – As part of the Police Department’s ongoing communications, Police Chief Troy Bacon released 2014 statistics showing officers responded to and provided 12,892 police services last year, a decrease of 856 from 2013. Geographically, the northwest area of the City had the highest number of calls and services provided with 3,492 calls; which […]

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Walker chosen as 2014 Frankfort Police Officer of the Year; Skinner recognized with Distinguished Supervisor Award

Frankfort, Ind. – Police Officer Chad R. Walker was selected as the Frankfort Police Department’s 2014 Officer of the Year while Captain James R. Skinner was awarded the 2014 Chief’s Distinguished Supervisor Award at the Department’s annual awards banquet January 3. According to Police Chief Troy Bacon, the Officer of the Year award is given […]

Arrests made in assault on Frankfort taxi driver

Frankfort, Ind. – Following several leads in an intense investigation, Frankfort Police detectives arrested two Frankfort residents, Brenda M. Garcia (22) and Nellie M. King (19) for the November 23 assault on Franklin D. Hornsby. According to Police Chief Troy Bacon, Garcia was arrested for Attempted Robbery (Level 2 Felony), Aggravated Battery (Level 3 Felony), […]

Police investigating assault on taxi driver

Many of you are extremely concerned about an assault that took place in our community recently. For the safety of all those involved and the ongoing investigation, it was important to confer with our public safety officials before releasing information about the case on social media.  Please see the news release below for updated information. […]

Police to host Coffee With a Cop December 6

Relationship building between officers and community members one cup of coffee at a time Frankfort, Ind. – Community members are invited to join Frankfort police officers at Flavors Coffeehouse & Deli at 8:00 a.m. Saturday, December 6 for informal conversations to build relationships, discuss public safety and enjoy a hot cup of coffee together. According […]

Police offer holiday safety tips

Frankfort, Ind. — In the season of giving, Frankfort Police are offering holiday safety tips to help residents protect themselves and their property during the holidays and beyond. According to Police Chief Troy Bacon, police often see a small spike in thefts and scams during the holiday season. “Sharing basic safety precautions everyone can follow […]

Police launch Drug Awareness Campaign

Residents encouraged to report suspected drug activity Frankfort, Ind. – Launching its Drug Awareness Campaign, Frankfort Police are urging residents to partner with them by taking an active role in reporting suspected drug activity in their neighborhoods. According to Police Chief Troy Bacon, educating residents on what to look for and feeling comfortable reporting suspected […]