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Apply now for Youth Citizens Police Academy

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Bartlett Youth Citizens Police Academy is accepting applications from teens ages 14-16 now through May 28. The purpose of the academy is to increase the understanding of law enforcement by young citizens through education and interaction with members of the city’s police department. The academy gives youths the opportunity to learn firsthand, in an educational […]

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Bartlett Police Reports for Jan. 22-Feb. 4, 2018

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The Bartlett Police Department handled these and other incidents for the period of Jan. 22-Feb. 4. Editor’s note: This report represents the most notable incidents provided by BPD and does not necessarily reflect all police activity. All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated […]

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Youths brawl at Hollywood Cinema

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A teen brawl spilled out from the lobby of the Hollywood Cinema Movie Theater in Bartlett into the parking lot out front around 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 6. Bartlett police estimated that 30-50 juveniles were involved. According to the BPD report, arriving officers saw several juveniles running out of the main entrance and through […]

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Vandalism estimated at $2,600 for Bartlett rental house

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Property owner John Thorne of Memphis was philosophical Tuesday about the vacant rental home that one or more vandals recently targeted on the 7000 block of Scepter Drive in Bartlett. He estimated that retail costs for repairs would be around $2,300 plus another $300 to replace a stove. But he’s a veteran property manager with […]

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Bartlett Police Reports for Dec. 4-17, 2017

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The Bartlett Police Department handled these and other incidents for the period of Dec. 4-17. Editor’s note: This report represents the most notable incidents provided by BPD and does not necessarily reflect all police activity. All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated for […]

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Apply now for next free Citizens Police Academy

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Are you interested in seeing what it’s like to drive a police car or learning how fingerprints are taken? The Bartlett Police Department has a free class that lets you do those things plus so much more. The Citizens Police Academy to be offered in Bartlett this spring is a fun, free, informative 10-week course. […]

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Bartlett Police Reports for Nov. 20-26, 2017

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The Bartlett Police Department handled these and other incidents for the period of Nov. 20-26. See additional recent incidents on bartlett-express.com. Editor’s note: This report represents the most notable incidents provided by BPD and does not necessarily reflect all police activity. All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of […]

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Naked cyclist arrested near Bartlett

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A senior citizen decided to go on a nude bicycle ride Sunday near Bartlett but ended his outing with a ride to jail. A neighbor who was outside enjoying the weather reported seeing Martin Centobie, 65, riding naked in the 5200 block of Wesley Park, around an apartment complex’s lake. She provided the man’s first […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Oct. 30-Nov. 3, 2017

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The Bartlett Police Department handled these and other incidents for the period of Oct. 30-Nov. 3 (the most recent period for which records are available this week). Editor’s note: This report represents the most notable incidents provided by BPD and does not necessarily reflect all police activity. All suspects are presumed to be innocent until […]

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2 Bartlett schools host ‘Cop Stop’ with cookies, high-fives

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Community-based learning is an integral part of the Functional Skills programs within Bartlett City Schools. By getting out into the community or by having community members come into our schools to interact, the students gain valuable skills to ensure their success as adults. Recently, the Functional Skills classes at Bon Lin Elementary and Bon Lin […]

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Snapchat video points to suspects in Bartlett church vandalism

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Pranks are one thing, but more than $5,500 in burglary and vandalism are something else entirely. That’s what three Bartlett youths discovered recently when they allegedly did damages at Easthill Baptist Church and a nearby neighborhood. The Bartlett Police Department has provided details about the incident, which was reported briefly in The Bartlett Express on […]

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Bartlett Police handle spree of car burglaries, thefts

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More than 20 owners in Bartlett found that someone burglarized, stole or damaged their vehicles in a rash of driveway and parking lot crimes last week. Some got off lightly with their car interiors left in disarray. Others were left staring at an empty driveway, wondering where their ride went. Almost every victim admitted leaving […]

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