July 30, 2014
Criminal Investigation Division
On 072514 a car break-in was reported to have occurred at Alexander High School . Shortly after the car was gone into, the victim's financial information began being used to make online purchases. Inv. Wright was able to locate and identify the identity and location where the purchases were being made from and sent to. Inv. Wright went to this location off Berea Rd and located the victim's wallet and property. Inv. Wright was able to make charges against a juvenile female for several related charges.
While this appears to be an isolated incident and a crime of opportunity, please remember to place your important articles out of sight and lock your door when you leave your car unattended. This may keep you from being a victim in the future.
July 29, 2014
Traffic Enforcement Division
Douglas County Schools are back in session next Wednesday (sorry, kids). This means that school buses will be back on the road. Folks need to be aware that some of those buses will have stop arm cameras on them, and that drivers will be fined for illegally passing a school bus while it's stopped to pick up children. §40-6-163
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