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After Two Deaths during Kenosha Protests, President Donald Trump sending Federal Troops to ‘Restore Law and Order’

 

The White HouseWashington, D.C. – “President Donald Trump said Wednesday he will send federal troops into Kenosha to assist local law enforcement after a third night of violence in the Wisconsin city left two people dead,” Meghan Roos reports in Newsweek.
 
“We will NOT stand for looting, arson, violence, and lawlessness on American streets. My team just got off the phone with [Wisconsin Governor Tony] Evers who agreed to accept federal assistance,” the President tweeted yesterday.

U.S. President Donald J. Trump

U.S. President Donald J. Trump

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If You Climb on Top of and Beat an Innocent Stranger’s Car, You’re a Violent Criminal Who Deserves Prison

 

The White HouseWashington, D.C. – The violence in Portland and other major United States cities is “slowly percolating across entire cityscapes, and unless these criminals are treated as such, there is zero incentive for this to end,” Tiana Lowe writes in the Washington Examiner.

“Nip these escalations in the bud, lest [more places] become Seattle, where law enforcement is so restrained they’re warning property and business owners that they can no longer help them.”

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Burn Permits Required Beginning September 23rd

 

Tennessee ForestryNashville, Tn – With hot and dry weather leading into our fall fire season, Tennessee’s State Forester is requiring a burn permit for all open-air outdoor fires beginning Sept. 23rd.  

Typically, burn permits are required statewide Oct. 15th-May 15th.  While Tennessee has not seen an increase in the number of wildfires, and indications right now don’t suggest a high fire danger, the Tennessee Department of Agriculture Division of Forestry is putting burn permits in place early as a precaution.  If current weather conditions continue as leaf fall begins, fire danger may escalate.  

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Clarksville Police investigate possible Arson

 

Clarksville Police Department (CPD)

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – Clarksville Police are investigating a possible arson of a residence at 114 Duncan Street occurring around 12:45pm.

Multiple calls came in through 911 about the residence being on fire. The house was fully engulfed within minutes after the calls were received by the 911 center.

There was no one inside of the residence at the time of the fire.

There was a house fire today at 114 Duncan Street. (Sgt Blackmon, Clarksville Police)

There was a house fire today at 114 Duncan Street. (Sgt Blackmon, Clarksville Police)

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Clarksville Police Suspect Arson in Three Vehicle Fires

 

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Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – Clarksville Police report that there were three vehicles set on fire in the same neighborhood community in an hour and a half time frame.

The vehicles were set on fire June 11th,2018 between 12:15am and 1:45am at Friar Drive, Storybook Drive, and Short Street. There was a 2004 Chevrolet Avalanche, 2006 Nissan Titan, and 2000 Chevrolet Malibu set on fire.

Each vehicle had varying degrees of damage.

Three Vehicles were set afire early Monday morning.

Three Vehicles were set afire early Monday morning.

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Dakota Tucker of Monteagle Arrested for Sequatchie County Wildfire

 

The Tennessee Department of AgricultureNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Crime Unit, along with authorities in Sequatchie County, have charged 24-year-old Dakota Ashton Tucker of Monteagle for deliberately setting a fire that burned 65 acres.

Tucker is now charged with setting fire to personal property or land for the fire that occurred November 14th near Sunshine Road in Sequatchie County. He is currently being held in the Grundy County jail. Additional charges against Tucker are pending.

Dakota Ashton Tucker has been arrested for setting fire that burned 65 acres in Sequatchie County.

Dakota Ashton Tucker has been arrested for setting fire that burned 65 acres in Sequatchie County.

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Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office, ATF Lead Arson Investigation into Dover Church Fire

 

Public Information Is Being Sought About Possible Arson

Tennessee State Fire MarshalNashville, TN – Agents from the Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office (SFMO) Bomb & Arson Section and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in conjunction with local law enforcement and fire authorities are investigating the potential causes of a fire at a church in Dover on Thursday morning.

Firefighters extinguished a blaze around 5:30am Thursday, February 25th, 2016 at St. Paul United Methodist Church on Natcor Drive. The fire is being investigated as arson but a cause of the fire has not yet been determined. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee State Fire Marshal says Vehicle Arson is a Combustible Crime

 

Help burn out arson during Arson Awareness Week

Tennessee State Fire MarshalNashville, TN – Every year, the U.S. Fire Administration and the Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office raises awareness about arson and its impact on our communities.

“Arson destroys more than buildings. It can devastate a community through the decline of the neighborhood with increased insurance premiums, loss of business revenue and a decrease in property values,” State Fire Marshal and Commerce & Insurance Commissioner Julie Mix McPeak said. “The Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office is dedicated to bringing attention to the problem and working to make Tennessee safer.” «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Police respond to Two Structure Fires in the Same Neighborhood

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – Sunday morning, January 26th, 2014 at 7:07am, the Clarksville Police Department responded to a structure fire at 875 Richardson Street. Montgomery County EMS and Clarksville Fire and Rescue were on scene.

The first responding Officer for the CPD stated there was significant fire damage to the residence.

Then, at 07:18am, the Clarksville Police Department responded to an arson fire to a Business, Government, Church, etc. at 1201 Greenfield Drive. «Read the rest of this article»

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Arson suspected in North Clarksville vehicle fires

 

Clarksville TN – Arson is suspected in a series of vehicle fires early this morning in North Clarksville.  According to a press release from Clarksville Police Department spokesman Officer Jim Knoll, the fires occurred within a fifteen minute time frame.

Emergency responders, including Clarksville Fire Rescue, got the call at 3:00am, and had their hands full when they arrived.  Two of the fires occurred in the driveways at 1538 Cherry Tree Drive, and 1593 Boxcroft Court.  The third vehicle torched was in front of 312 Gomer Road. «Read the rest of this article»

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