Denton police pulled over a 43-year-old man for speeding and ended up taking him to jail Tuesday. According to reports, police said the man’s vehicle was clocked at 57 mph where the speed limit is set at 45 near University Drive and Loop 288.
Warrants have been issued for these people, according to Denton police officials. If you see any of these people, call 911. You can also leave anonymous tips on the Denton Police Department’s Facebook page or by using Tip411. Denton County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest of Denton’s Most Wanted.
Four men are in custody after fleeing a residence they attempted to rob Friday morning, officials said.
A 55-year-old man was jailed Thursday after he was accused of shoplifting, police said.
A Denton officer was punched in the chest by a man at a local medical facility, according to police reports. Police said the incident began after a man called into police shortly after 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. When officers arrived, the man, who was incoherent, agreed to be transported to a medical facility on Scripture Street. While in the waiting room, the man questioned why the officer was holding his identification.
Roadway construction along northbound Interstate 35E in Corinth on Tuesday night was a factor in a major accident that left one person hospitalized, police said.
A 47-year-old man was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after he struck another man multiple times with an ax handle, Denton police said.
The Colony police booked a 41-year-old man into the Denton County Jail at about 4 a.m. Saturday on four counts of failure to pay tolls.
Denton police said a woman somehow escaped from of the back of a squad car Friday afternoon.
The sound of a shotgun being discharged brought Denton police to a residence in the 1100 block of Teasley Lane on Thursday night.
A 28-year-old man wanted on a charge of endangering a child attempted to run from Denton police officers when they tried to serve a warrant at his home in the 500 block of Maddox Street on Wednesday afternoon.
A couple driving home after midnight Monday told Denton police that they were being tailgated by a man who followed them to their home in the 2300 block of Mercedes Road.
A Denton man who recovered his car over the weekend was not satisfied with a local impound lot, leading to a harassment report.
Denton police officers said they put a stop to an intoxicated man’s panhandling Saturday evening.
A recent arrest could be the first of its kind for Aubrey, law enforcement officials said Saturday. Police charged Bruce Allen Trotter, 50, with possession or promotion of child pornography, a second-degree felony, on Thursday night and booked him into the Denton County Jail.
A 28-year-old woman reported to Denton police Friday morning that she believes her ex-boyfriend damaged her vehicle.
Police were called out to an apartment complex Wednesday night after reports of an assault were made.
Denton police Officer Orlando Hinojosa said an investigation is underway after a man reported that he was a victim of an attempted aggravated robbery late Tuesday.
Police dispatched to the 200 block of South Bonnie Brae Street at 11:46 p.m. Monday in reference to a public intoxication call found a man passed out in the bed of a pickup, according to a police report.
A 62-year-old woman drove a sedan into a convenience store Sunday morning in The Colony, according to police.
Despite a clue from its GPS, Denton police are still looking for a stolen cellphone.
Two people were taken to jail after police conducted a routine patrol Thursday night in a motel parking lot in the 1100 block of East University Drive.
Two members of the North Texas football team, including a projected starter, were charged with theft in connection with an incident involving a pair of televisions at a Denton Walmart on Monday and booked into Denton City Jail on Tuesday morning.
A domestic disturbance led to a Denton man’s arrest Sunday.Officers were dispatched to a domestic call in the 700 block of Frame Street. It was reported that a man had slapped a woman and then left the...
Denton County Sheriff’s Office officials are warning county residents to be on alert for a scam. The sheriff’s office said in a news release that it had received several calls between Friday and Sunday about a male caller who identified himself as “Lt. Donaldson” with the sheriff’s office and said he would issue citations and warrants for various violations.
An alleged shoe thief was nowhere to be found when Denton officers arrived on the scene Saturday. Police were called to a store in the 2200 block of South Interstate 35E for a shoplifting call. The store’s security officer said a man took a pair of shoes and then proceeded to the store exit, according to a police report.
Officers responding to a call about a vehicle crashing into a concrete barrier in the 6400 block of Interstate 35 shortly after 9 a.m. Thursday arrested the driver of the vehicle and a passenger, according to a police report.
Police are still searching for leads in the burglary of a local home. Officer Ryan Grelle, spokesman for Denton police, said a 20-year-old woman reported that her home in the 500 block of Panhandle Street was burglarized between June 19 and Wednesday.
Police said they responded to the parking lot of a movie theater located in the 900 block of West University Drive on Tuesday in reference to a burglary of a motor vehicle.
A traffic stop by Denton police at West Eagle Drive and Beatty Street on Thursday night led to three arrests, according to a police report.
A woman left a Denton store Tuesday with more than $300 worth of items she didn’t pay for, police said.
A domestic disturbance landed a couple in jail Monday. Denton police officers dispatched to a residence in the 3900 block of Miramar Drive in reference to the disturbance call found a man outside who had small cuts under his right eye and on the left side of his forehead, according to a police report. The man had slurred speech and was unsteady on his feet, the report stated.
Denton police were called to a bank in the 1500 block of South Loop 288 on Friday after bank personnel reported that a teller had been fired for an alleged theft.
A Denton manager said she believes a theft at her restaurant was an inside job.
Denton police received a call about a possible hit-and-run accident in the 800 block of East McKinney Street on Wednesday night, but upon arrival, officers discovered the victim had actually been stabbed and not struck by a vehicle.
Warrants have been issued for these people, according to Denton police officials.
A call about a fight led to an arrest late Tuesday night.Prior to the call, Denton police officers were conducting a patrol of a hotel in the 700 block of Fort Worth Drive because of the ongoing drug and prostitution issues taking place inside the hotel rooms in that area, reports state.
Denton officers nabbed a trio of shoplifters Sunday, foiling an attempt to steal multiple items from a retail store, police said.