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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Police Pursuit on September 19, 2020

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On September 19, 2020, around 3:48 PM, Sidney Police Officer Bobby Benshoff attempted to stop a Silver Nissan Sentra for an equipment violation at the N/B 90 mile marker on I-75.  The vehicle got off exit #92 (Michigan St.), and continued without...

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

Assault on Arrowhead Drive

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On September 11, 2020, at approximately 10 PM Sidney Police Units were dispatched to the 800 block of Arrowhead Drive in regards to a fight in progress.  Upon arrival to the area patrol officers discovered a male subject in the area of the 600 bl...

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Posted on: August 28, 2020

Narcotics Unit Indicts 14 People

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On August 27, 2020 the Sidney Police Department’s Narcotics Unit presented evidence to a Shelby County Grand Jury in regards to drug trafficking activity in the City of Sidney. Upon hearing evidence the Grand Jury handed down indictments on 14 i...

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Posted on: August 18, 2020

Bicycle / Semi Accident Investigation Complete

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The Sidney Police Department has completed the investigation into the fatal bicycle / tractor trailer accident that occurred July 28, 2020 on St. Rt. 47.

Thanks to a tip from a citizen Detectives were able to locate the truck and identify the driver. Video...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Investigation Exonerates Sidney Police Chief and Department

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Sidney Mayor Mike Barhorst and Law Director Jeff Amick today met with Lieutenant Eric Shelton and Sergeant Justin Poe of the Dayton Police Department Professional Standards Bureau to receive the final report of the investigation undertaken as a result of ...

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Posted on: May 1, 2020

15 Year Old Arrested on Murder Charge

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On Thursday, April 30 2020 at approx. 1017 PM Sidney First Responders were dispatched to 701 Dingman Street, Sidney in regards to a stabbing.  Upon arrival Officers found a 15 year old male with a serious knife wound to his stomach area. &nbs...

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Posted on: December 18, 2019

52 Year Old Sidney Man Arrested for Attempting Lure 13 Year Old Girl from Florida

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On Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at approx. 930 AM investigators and officers from the Sidney Police Department executed a search warrant at 722 East Ave, Sidney Ohio in regards to a Child Enticement Investigation.  An investigation was initiated ...

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Posted on: December 13, 2019

Two Day “In Force Arrest Operation”

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Two days of “In Force Labor” for Sidney Law Enforcement as Officers sweep across the City executing search and arrest warrants.

On Thursday, December 12 2019 at around 3:45 PM two arrest teams comprising of officers from the Sidney Poli...

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