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Bartlett Police report for Aug. 18-24, 2014

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The Bartlett Police Department reported the following incidents for Aug. 18-24. (Reports for the week of Aug. 11-17 were not provided.) Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated for stolen/damaged items. These are brief summaries of more detailed BPD reports. Aug. […]

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BPD reports postponed for Aug. 11-17, 2014

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The Bartlett Police Department’s incidents report for the week of Aug. 11-17 was not available at press time and will be included in next week’s issue of The Bartlett Express.  

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Mailbox vandalism spree hits Lakeland

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The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office reported a spree of mailbox and car vandalism in Lakeland for July, along with other crimes. Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated for stolen/damaged items. These are brief summaries of more detailed BPD reports. July […]

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Home invader terrorizes Lakeland woman

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A July 23 home invasion and aggravated assault left a Lakeland woman with scratches on an inner thigh where the man menaced her with a long-bladed knife. The woman and a cousin were guests in a family member’s home on the 4200 block of Loch Mead Drive. The cousin got into the shower around 4:40 […]

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Arlington reports July vandalism, multiple thefts

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The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) reported the following incidents for Arlington during July 2014. (Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated for stolen/damaged items. These are brief summaries of more detailed SCSO reports.) July 1 Airline Road (theft from motor […]

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Lakeland to check seniors’ smoke detectors

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Senior citizens get a special bonus each year from the city of Lakeland at the August ice cream social and forum: Help in protecting their homes from fire. A representative of the Shelby County Fire Department will conduct a smoke detector check and free battery replacement at 1:30 p.m. Aug. 21. There will be a […]

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Former Bartlett doctor serving 16 years in prison

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Michael A. Patterson, formerly a Bartlett physician, is now serving 16 years in federal prison for several violations of the Controlled Substance Act involving prescription narcotics. The sentence was announced in late July. His Nov. 2011 indictment noted that he practiced medicine under the trade name Bartlett Psychiatric Center, PC, at an office on Kirby-Whitten […]

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Police and Youth Villages to play softball Aug. 23

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The Bartlett Police Department’s softball team will take to the field in a friendly match against the Youth Villages All Stars on the Memphis Arlington campus at 11 a.m. Aug. 23. The event is designed to foster good relationships between the department and the non-profit orgagnization. Faith Baptist Church is supplying the volunteer umpires. Youth […]

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Next Citizens Police Academy to begin Sept. 4

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Bartlett’s Citizens Police Academy (CPA) begins Sept. 4 at 6 p.m. at the Bartlett Police Department. The CPA is a free 10-week course designed to educate citizens and give them an opportunity to observe and understand law enforcement with a hands-on approach. Police officers and staff members present condensed versions of actual police training to […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Aug. 4-10, 2014

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The Bartlett Police Department reported the following incidents for Aug. 4-10. The department has discontinued providing mugshots of arrested suspects as of this week. Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated for stolen/damaged items. These are brief summaries of more detailed […]

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