This week's police log Crimes & Incidents, posted by Editor, Danville Weekly Online, on May 3, 2011 at 9:07 am
The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting the more mundane, such as routine traffic stops, service requests, noise complaints and domestic disturbances.
Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, May 2, 2011, 1:46 PM
Posted by Police Chief Steve Simpkins, a resident of the Danville neighborhood, on May 4, 2011 at 4:15 pm Police Chief Steve Simpkins is a member (registered user) of Danville Express
Thatís a question we see often, and itís one of those areas of Ďpolice jargoní that have been around for a long time.
Yes, as Diane said, a promiscuous shooting is when the police receive a call from a resident regarding what they believe to be gunshots. An officer is dispatched to check out the report. If nothing is found it is listed in our daily report as a promiscuous shooting.
Posted by Tom , a member of the John Baldwin Elementary School community, on May 8, 2011 at 1:23 pm
I would like to thank the Danville Police Department for their recent pursuit on Paraiso and Everett Drive. Our police department did an OUTSTANDING job. It all worked that day with everyones' eyes and ears working with the police department.
PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE .. IF YOU SEE ANYTHING UNUSUAL CALL THE POLICE IMMEDIATELY. LOCK YOUR DOORS AND WINDOWS ALONG WITH YOUR CARS.
This resulted in one arrest, however we continue to have too much wrong activity on our streets. We continue to have one house on Paraiso Drive that attracts the wrong kids into our neighborhood. These kids have been in the system that live at this house (one for stealing a car and the other for stealing money from their employer). We see drugs and money exchanged on a daily basis.
We look forward to working with the police department to remove this problem from our community.