Knox Mayor Dennis Estok encourages residents to get dog tags purchased for the new year.Continue reading
Knox City Police Chief Harold Smith told the Board of Works members last week that several officers are experiencing medical issues which has plagued the department.Continue reading
The Knox City Police Department will be getting a new police vehicle.Continue reading
The Knox City Police Department is reporting success with its second women’s self-defense class of the year. The free training session was held at Knox High School on November 23.Continue reading
Techniques to help women defend themselves in an attack are part of a women’s self defense class this Saturday.Continue reading
A Demotte man is facing multiple charges after reportedly attempting to evade Knox City Police officers Saturday evening.Continue reading
A Knox resident is crediting the city’s first responders for saving the life of her son earlier this month. Elizabeth Darda expressed her thanks during Wednesday’s board of works meeting.Continue reading
Applications are being accepted for Reserve Officers on the Knox City Police Department.Continue reading
Knox City Police Chief Harold Smith asked the Knox Board of Works members last week on the record about the allowance of sidewalk sales by downtown merchants.Continue reading
A new School Resource Officer (SRO) will begin duties at the Knox Community School Corporation next week.Continue reading
Knox City Council members amended the Salary Ordinance for 2019 in order to account for a new School Resource Officer position.Continue reading
Knox City Police Chief Harold Smith presented the Knox Board of Public Works members with a recommendation of promotion for a patrolman.Continue reading
The Knox Board of Public Works members continue to work with the Knox Community School Corporation to supply a Memorandum of Understanding for a School Resource Officer.
Knox Police Chief Harold Smith asked city council members to review the city’s no parking fines when members met Tuesday night.
Chief Smith mentioned that the fine is currently set at $5 and that doesn’t seem to dissuade people from parking in prohibited areas. Continue reading
A probationary patrolman is now on duty after a decision by the Knox Board of Works members last week.
Five people were arrested on Tuesday night after the Knox City Police Department received complaints about drug activity at a Knox residence.
According to Knox City Police Chief Harold Smith, officers investigated the complaints, obtained a search warrant and executed the search warrant.
The Knox Community School Corporation is still looking for ways to add a school resource officer, even after the Starke County Sheriff’s Department was unable to secure funding. During Tuesday’s school board meeting, Superintendent Dr. William Reichhart said he and other school officials are now exploring whether the City of Knox could step in. Continue reading
A two-vehicle accident involving a passenger car and a police vehicle took place on Saturday in front of the Knox VFW. Continue reading
A Norfolk Southern train stopped in Knox on Wednesday morning after personnel found out that someone had jumped on their train.