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Clarksville Police arrest couple on Alcohol Related Charges with 4 year Old in Truck

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – On Sunday, July 2nd, 2017, around 10:03pm, Clarksville Police responded to a call in the area of Cumberland Drive and Liberty Park about a man driving a pickup with a pontoon boat attached who was possibly intoxicated. Also, the pickup was supposed to have a woman and child inside as passengers.

K-9 Officer Mefford spotted the vehicle and started to follow the vehicle. He noticed the vehicle failed to maintain its lane of travel and, at one point, completely went off the right shoulder of the road.

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2017 Tennessee Legislative First Session Final Report – Part 2

 

Written by Curtis Johnson
Tennessee State Representative

Tennessee State Representative - District 68Nashville, TN – The first session of the 110th Tennessee General Assembly adjourned on May 10th, 2017, after passing major legislation that will benefit Tennesseans for generations to come. This is Part 2 of a 12 Part report.

This includes a measure making Tennessee the first state in the nation to offer all adults without a degree tuition-free access to community college; a new law rebuilding a safe and reliable transportation network, while reallocating revenues to maximize taxpayers’ return on that investment; and a bill which provides a responsible path to improve access to broadband through investment, deregulation, and education. 

Action in the General Assembly also included passage of a balanced budget which takes on no new debt, as well as legislation protecting the elderly, enhancing the state’s robust job growth, cracking down on crime, and boosting efforts as the fastest improving state in the nation in K-12 student achievement.  Following is a report on key legislation passed this year.

Tennessee State Representative Curtis Johnson

Tennessee State Representative Curtis Johnson

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Clarksville Police reports Man Drives into Building on Providence Boulevard

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – On Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 around 4:30pm, Clarksville Police report witnesses saw a man slumped over in the passenger seat of a 2001 Ford Expedition with a trailer, traveling north on Providence Boulevard.

The uncontrolled vehicle crossed the continuous left turn lane and two southbound lanes, went off the roadway and crashed into a building at 208 Providence Boulevard.

A 2001 Ford Expedition with a trailer leaves the roadway and crashes into a building on Providence Boulevard.

A 2001 Ford Expedition with a trailer leaves the roadway and crashes into a building on Providence Boulevard.

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Montgomery County Sheriff’s Warrant Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

 

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOClarksville, TN – Warrant Wednesday is being conducted by the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) to help reduce the over 6000 active warrants on file.

Every Wednesday three wanted individuals will be spotlighted on the Sheriff’s Office Facebook page. They will be chosen based on felonies committed, number of warrants on file, or if they are considered dangerous.

This week’s Warrant Wednesday focuses on William Ellis and Erastus Mummery.

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Clarksville Police handle multiple calls Saturday night/Sunday morning

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – Clarksville Police nightshift patrol officers were kept busy Saturday night and Sunday morning with numerous calls-for-service that included vandalism with a firearm and a vehicle crashing into a house.

Officers investigated a report of shots fired around Paddock Place Apartments on Union Hall Road at 9:25pm. Five vehicles were found with bullet damage. Witnesses reported a slim black or Hispanic male, dressed in black, running from the scene.

Vehicle leaves roadway and crashes into house on Meredith Way early Sunday morning.

Vehicle leaves roadway and crashes into house on Meredith Way early Sunday morning.

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2016 Legislative Session of the 109th Tennessee General Assembly report

 

Tennessee State Representative Curtis Johnson

Tennessee State Representative - District 68Nashville, TN – The 109th Tennessee General Assembly adjourned on April 22nd, 2016 to become a part of Tennessee history with passage of major legislation to reduce crime, cut tax burdens, spur job growth, accelerate the state’s success in K-12 education, boost the number of college graduates, curb drug abuse and curtail drunk driving.

State lawmakers also passed significant legislation to ease traffic congestion, reduce child abuse, aid farmers, increase access to healthcare and medication, increase voter participation and provide a safer environment for the elderly.

Following, please find a copy of some of the highlights of this year’s legislative action.

Tennessee State Representative Curtis Johnson

Tennessee State Representative Curtis Johnson

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Montgomery County Sheriff’s Deputy arrested for DUI in Nashville

 

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOClarksville, TN – A Montgomery County Sheriff’s Deputy was arrested by the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) early Thursday morning in Nashville, Tennessee.

Illya Novikov was stopped by THP and arrested for driving under the influence and violation of the implied consent law.

Novikov has been with the Sheriff’s Office since 2010 and has been placed on administrative leave pending an internal review of the incident.

THP is working with the Sheriff’s Office to complete the internal review of the incident.

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TBI Top Ten Most Wanted fugitive Benjamin Brewer arrested Friday night in Kentucky

 

Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationNashville, TN – A man who was added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Top Ten Most Wanted list on Thursday was taken into custody tonight in Lexington, Kentucky.

Benjamin Scott Brewer, 39, was taken into custody by the U.S. Marshals Service and the Lexington Police Department at the Hamburg Shopping Plaza in Lexington.

Brewer was wanted by the TBI, the U.S. Marshals Service and the Chattanooga Police Department stemming from an indictment handed down by the Hamilton County Grand Jury on August 3rd.

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation reports Benjamin Scott Brewer now in custody.

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation reports Benjamin Scott Brewer now in custody.

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TBI adds Benjamin Brewer, Charged in Deadly I-75 Crash, to Top Ten Most Wanted

 

Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationNashville, TN – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to the state’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list: Benjamin Scott Brewer of London, Kentucky.

Brewer is wanted by the Chattanooga Police Department, the U.S. Marshals Service, and the TBI stemming from an indictment by the Hamilton County Grand Jury this week, charging Brewer with six counts of Vehicular Homicide, four counts of Reckless Aggravated Assault, one count of DUI by Impairment of Narcotics, one count of Speeding, and one count of False Report of Duty Status.

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation puts Benjamin Scott Brewer on Top Ten Most Wanted List

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation puts Benjamin Scott Brewer on Top Ten Most Wanted List

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Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security release preliminary 4th of July Holiday Results

 

Preliminary Figures Show Statewide Decrease in Traffic Fatalities

Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland SecurityNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security today announced preliminary figures that indicated five people were killed in traffic crashes during this year’s Fourth of July holiday period. That’s a decrease from the 12 vehicular deaths during the 2014 Fourth of July period.

There were three vehicle occupants, one motorcyclist and one pedestrian killed during this year’s 72-hour holiday period. One of the traffic fatalities was alcohol-related and one was not wearing a seat belt.

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