Training throughout the year is essential to law enforcement agencies across the nation to be able to effectively respond to any situation and Clarksville is no exception.
The Clarksville Police Department recently broke ground on a long anticipated scenario house.
Police say the scenario house will enhance the training capabilities of the department by providing a realistic training environment.
The unique training facility became a reality through the economic support of Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan, Clarksville City Council, and the citizens of Clarksville.
The house is scheduled to be completed by April 2013.
The ground breaking ceremony was held at the Clarksville Police Department’s Training Complex on Franklin Street this week
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Clarksville Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying two commercial burglars.
Police say the burglary took place around 1 a.m. at the 1600 Block of Fort Campbell Boulevard area on Saturday, February 9th.
Police add that even though the two suspects broke into the business, they did not steal any merchandise, but took documentation of customer transactions which contained personal information.
Anyone with information can contact Detective Andy Hurst at 931-648-0656.
The 101st Airborne Division will be hosting a ceremony to mark a storied unit’s activation.
Military officials say the 1-87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, otherwise known as the Rakkasans, will be celebrating its 70th anniversary with an activation ceremony.
The ceremony is scheduled to take place Wednesday, February 20th at 10:00 a.m. at the 1-87th Infantry Regiment Pylon by the Pratt Museum.
Officials say the unit was activated in 1943, and since that time the regiment has established an unparalleled history through valorous actions in World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Desert Shield/Storm and the Global War on Terrorism.
13 couples are now enjoying wedded bliss after taking the plunge on Valentine’s Day at a local, well-known chapel.
Close to 7,700 marriages have been performed at Christian County Judge-Executive Steve Tribble’s Chapel of Love over the past 20 years.
Prior to his busy schedule of performing weddings today, Judge Tribble took a trip down memory lane and spoke about how his Chapel of Love came into fruition many years go.
A federal tax return preparer from Glasgow was sentenced to 18 months in prison, followed by one year of supervised release, for aiding and assisting in the preparation of false income tax returns.
United States Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky, David Hale announced today that 48-year old Greg P. Denham was sentenced to prison for aiding and assisting in the preparation of false income tax returns.
On April 11, 2012, a Bowling Green Grand Jury returned a thirty-five count Indictment against Denham, alleging he knowingly helped prepare false federal tax returns.
On November 19th, Denham pleaded guilty to all 35 counts of the Indictment, admitting that between February 2006 and May 2009, he knowingly prepared individual income tax returns that misrepresented expenses and under-reported taxes owed by taxpayers.
The total tax loss resulting from the fraudulent tax returns Denham prepared was over $450,000.
This case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney David Weiser and was investigated by the IRS, Division of Criminal Investigation.