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Crossing guards visit Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts, want Safer School Zones

 

Crossing guards message: “Slow down, get off the phone, pay attention”

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Department continues to focus on enforcement of traffic laws in school zones and around school buses.

It only takes a few moments of conversation with school crossing guards to understand the depth of the problem. Three guards — Raphaela Velasquez, Vanna Gibson and Barbie Hemmingsen — recently visited Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts to appeal for help in getting drivers to behave in school zones.

Clarksville Crossing Guards, from left, Vanna Gibson, Raphaela Velasquez and Barbie Hemmingsen recently visited City Hall to appeal for community help in getting drivers to behave in school zones.

Clarksville Crossing Guards, from left, Vanna Gibson, Raphaela Velasquez and Barbie Hemmingsen recently visited City Hall to appeal for community help in getting drivers to behave in school zones.

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Clarksville Police release update to Single Vehicle Crash where Four Teenagers were Injured

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – Clarksville Police had added additional charges to the 16 year old driver in the motor vehicle crash, occurring October 12th, around 8:30am, which injured four.

He has been charged with: Vehicular Assault, Reckless Driving, and Reckless Endangerment.

The four teenagers in the vehicle were: 16 year old (driver); 15 year old (front passenger); 18 year old (back seat-driver side); and 16 year old (back seat-passenger side)

Clarksville Police at the scene of a vehicle crash where four teenagers were injured.

Clarksville Police at the scene of a vehicle crash where four teenagers were injured.

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Clarksville Police charge Travis Burkhart with Vehicular Assault

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – Clarksville Police (CPD) have charged Travis Burkhart, age 23, with Vehicular Assault after a motorcycle and pickup accident that occurred Saturday, July 20th, 2019 around 10:30pm at intersection of Fort Campbell Boulevard and Concord Drive.

Travis Burkhart was driving a 2008 Dodge pickup south on Fort Campbell Boulevard and attempted to make a left turn to Concord Drive.

Travis Burkhart

Travis Burkhart

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Montgomery County Sheriff’s Deputies are looking for felony evading, stolen vehicle suspect Dustin Williams

 

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Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOClarksville, TN – Deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) are searching in the Lock B North area for a felony evading and stolen vehicle suspect.

Dustin Ryan Williams, 32, is a suspect in three vehicle thefts and a person of interest in a vehicular assault that occurred earlier today at the Kroger Gas Station on Lowe’s Drive.

Williams was observed on Sulphur Springs Road in one of the stolen vehicles.

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Deputies are searching Lock B area for Dustin Ryan Williams.

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Deputies are searching Lock B area for Dustin Ryan Williams.

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Clarksville Police charge Justin Clark in Fatality Crash at Riverside Drive, College Street

 

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Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Department’s Fatal Accident Crash Team Investigator charged a driver in the fatality crash at Riverside Drive and College Street.

The fatality crash occurred on October 19th, 2018, at approximately 11:36am. Justin Clark, 31 was driving south on Riverside Drive in a Ford F-450 bucket lift truck. The travel lanes had been shifted for a construction zone. A patrol vehicle, with lights activated, and cones were positioned in the road to block traffic headed south and redirect traffic.

Justin Clark

Justin Clark

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Clarksville Police reports Two Persons Die from Crash on 101st Airborne Division Parkway at the Intersection of Trenton Road

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – According to Clarksville Police, in the crash early this morning, October 23rd, 2016 on 101st Airborne Division Parkway at the intersection of Trenton Road , an 18-year-old and a 18-year-old, both from Clarksville, passed away. Their names will be shared tomorrow in a follow-up release.

Ho Young Kang, a Georgia resident, was charged with vehicle homicide, vehicle assault, DUI, and failure to obey a traffic signal. An additional charge is pending.

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Montgomery County Sheriff’s Warrant Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

 

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOClarksville, TN – The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) is doing Warrant Wednesday 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 Malcolm Chase, Brittney Kennedy, and Joshua Akin.
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Clarksville Police update on Fatal Crash on 101st Airborne Division Parkway

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – On November 14th, 2015 at about 2:54am, 28-year-old Derrick Bradford Jr from Clarksville was driving a 2012 Chrysler Sebring passenger car east bound on 101st Airborne Division Parkway. The Sebring was struck from behind by a 2014 GMC Sierra pickup truck being driven by 26-year-old Jacob Clark, a Fort Campbell soldier.

The collision caused the pickup truck to override the Sebring, and push it through the intersection. Roshawnda Dolson, 28-year-old from Clarksville, was a passenger in the Sebring and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

2014 GMC Sierra pickup truck runs into a 2012 Chrysler Sebring from behind, killing one person. (Sgt Mike Caver)

2014 GMC Sierra pickup truck runs into a 2012 Chrysler Sebring from behind, killing one person. (Sgt Mike Caver)

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Clarksville Police report on Monday’s Traffic Collision at Madison Street near Alfred Drive

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – Yesterday, January 19th, 2014 at 11:13pm, the Clarksville Police Department responded to a traffic collision on Madison Street near Alfred Drive.

A 2001 Chrysler Town & Country driven by 32-year-old Jamie L. Drenth crossed the center lane and entered the east bound lane striking a 2002 Toyota Camry. The Toyota was struck head on sending all occupants to the hospital.

The driver of the Toyota, 24-year-old Wesley Waterston is in critical condition.

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Clarksville Police Department Saturation Patrol Statistics from November 7th – November 8th, 2014

 

Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Department conducted impaired saturation patrols on November 7th and November 8th, which was partially funded by the Governor’s Highway Safety Office.

During this time, there were 210 vehicles stopped and 180 individuals charged.

Clarksville Police saturation patrol. (Photo by CPD-Jim Knoll)

Clarksville Police saturation patrol. (Photo by CPD-Jim Knoll)

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