Department of Public Safety

Body of missing hiker found in Zion National Park

The body of a 47-year-old man who went missing Monday afternoon in Zion National Park was found Wednesday at the end of a dead-end spur off the trail …

Hiking

Ex-Missouri state trooper in drowning case of handcuffed boater sues for license

<b>JEFFERSON CITY</b> • A former Missouri state trooper who was driving a boat when a handcuffed Iowa man fell out and drowned is suing to get his peace …

Iowa

Human Error To Blame For Statewide 911 Outage

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) –</b> State officials say human error was responsible for the statewide 911 outage earlier this month.The Minnesota Department of …

North Dakota

Tire slashing victims can get free tires

Big O Tires will provide free tires to the victims of tire slashings in Longmont over the weekend of Aug 4 and 5.

Department of Public Safety

Dispensary on Hawaii’s Big Island approved to cultivate medical marijuana

The Hawaii Department of Health signaled a green light for a medical cannabis dispensary to start growing on the Big Island. Hawaiian Ethos is the …

Cannabis

DPS offers increased reward, seeks leads in 2007 cold case

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety is asking for the public’s help in solving the 2007 disappearance of Jim Craig Martin, and an …

Crime

Crime rose 6 percent across Alaska in 2017

Crime rose 6 percent in Alaska in 2017 compared to the previous year, according to new statewide statistics released today by the Department of …

Crime

KDPS seeks several Halloween-masked armed robbers

Aug 15, 2018<p>KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — Police are investigating after several armed suspects wearing Halloween masks robbed a liquor store in …

Crime

Tractor-trailer allegedly runs red light, hits golf cart, injures 81-year-old man

A tractor-trailer ran a red light, hit a golf cart and sent the cart’s 81-year-old driver to the hospital with serious injuries, authorities …

Tractor-Trailer

Driver arrested on suspicion of DUI after wrong-way crash on I-17

A suspected wrong-way driver was arrested after a crash on Interstate 17 north of Phoenix early Wednesday, the Arizona Department of Public Safety …

Crime

DPS searching for suspects at US 60/Higley in Mesa

MESA, AZ - The Arizona Department of Public Safety is looking for the suspects who ran away from a traffic stop in Mesa on Tuesday afternoon.<p>DPS said …

USDOT

Cobb Citizens Public Safety Academy begins in September

The Cobb County Department of Public Safety will hold its fall session of the Citizens Public Safety Academy in September.<p>This 14-week program allows …

Department of Public Safety

NC prison sergeant charged with attempting to bring narcotics into correctional institute

POLKTON, N.C. (WBTV) - A North Carolina prison sergeant has been charged with attempting to bring drugs into the Lanesboro Correctional …

North Carolina

Cherokee schools debut ‘MealViewer’ cafeteria app

by Carolyn Cunningham, For the AJC<p>The Cobb County Department of Public Safety will hold its fall session of the Citizens Public Safety Academy in …

City Politics

Ferris State DPS warns of tuition payment scam

Aug 14, 2018<p>BIG RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Campus police are telling students to watch out for phone scammers posing as Ferris State University officials …

U.S. Dept. of State

Murder suspect dances in return to Benton Harbor

Aug 14, 2018<p>BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (WOOD) — A man accused of murdering two men in Benton Harbor was returned to Michigan Monday.<p>Heedless of his …

Crime

Father of Dallas Cowboys' quarterback arrested in Orange County

ORANGE COUNTY — A Department of Public Safety trooper arrested the father of Dallas Cowboys' Quarterback Dak Prescott for misdemeanor Class B …

Orange County

Gas leak causes road closure in downtown Kalamazoo

KALAMAZOO, MI -- Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety officers are investigating a gas leak in downtown Kalamazoo.<p>Officers responded to the 300 …

Natural Gas

NC prison on lockdown after series of assaults injured officer, inmates

A North Carolina state prison was on lockdown late Monday morning after a series of fights broke out Sunday, according to the N.C. Department of …

North Carolina

Woman robbed at gunpoint in Highland Park, police say

A woman was robbed at gunpoint while walking Sunday night in Highland Park, police say.<p>A Highland Park Department of Public Safety officer spotted …

News (U.S.)

Pedestrian hit and killed in Columbia

A Columbia man died after being hit by a car Saturday.<p>The incident happened around 2:30 a.m. on the 1200 block of Averyt Avenue, Richland County …

Washington State

Police Investigate Shooting In Bedford Dwellings

<b>Follow KDKA-TV</b>: Facebook | Twitter<p>PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Police were investigating a shooting in the city’s Bedford Dwellings neighborhood …

Crime

Court: Some sex offenders don’t need to register in Alaska

JUNEAU — The Alaska Supreme Court has ruled that some sex offenders convicted outside the state are not required to register in Alaska.<p>The Juneau …

U.S. Dept. of State

Man sought in shooting of 5-year-old girl

Jamar Battle will be charged with unlawful possession of a wepaonAuthorities are looking for a man accused in the shooting of a 5-year-old girl last …

Crime

Hatboro Area At Risk For Heavy Flooding, Officials Warn

Hatboro is among the areas most at risk for flooding in Montgomery County on Monday morning, officials with the county warn.<p>HATBORO, PA — Lansdale is …

Weather

Speed a factor in deadly I-20 crash, Lexington coroner says

Speed was a factor in the Saturday crash on Interstate 20 that killed a North Carolina man, according to officials.<p>The crash happened around 6:30 …

North Carolina

Second arrest in Portage stabbing that injured 2

Aug 12, 2018<p>PORTAGE, Mich. (WOOD) — Two arrested were arrested after a stabbing that injured two people in Portage early Sunday.<p>The stabbing happened …

Crime

1 person killed in single-vehicle crash near Loop 101, Northern Avenue, DPS says

One person was killed in a rollover crash near Loop 101 and Northern Avenue in Phoenix Saturday morning, officials said.<p>The Arizona Department of …

Department of Public Safety

Hawaii island prison tightens restrictions after mistaken release of accused murderer

ADVERTISING<p>HILO >> A recent blunder that resulted in an accused murderer being erroneously released has prompted a new restriction for Hawaii …

Crime

Wilco Sheriff searching for a possibly injured woman who fled a car accident

The Williamson County Sheriff's Office and the Department of Public Safety are looking for a woman who fled the scene of an accident.<p>The accident …

Texas Department of Public Safety