A Denton mother’s intervention prevented some domestic thievery Sunday afternoon. Police officers were called to a home in the 1500 block of Knight Street about an assault that had just occurred.
Two men were arrested Saturday evening after police said they fired two rounds from a handgun into the air while driving north on Interstate 35E, according to a police report.
A 43-year-old woman was charged with abandonment after she left her two children home alone Friday.
The University of North Texas police are searching for suspect information linked to recent bicycle thefts.
A gold-colored Chevrolet sport utility vehicle was stopped by police Monday after officers noticed the driver was not wearing a seat belt.
Police said a mother-and-daughter shoplifting team returned to the location where they had been previously arrested on theft charges and were picked up for allegedly committing a similar crime.
A 13-year-old in a stolen vehicle led police on a high-speed chase Thursday afternoon. Northeast Police Chief James Edland said the teenager jumped into a vehicle while he was at a juvenile camp and drove off near New Hope and Arvin Hill roads. The stolen vehicle reached speeds estimated at 100 miles per an hour, Edland said.
Denton police dealt with a pair of squabbling siblings Sunday night.
A 54-year-old man was arrested on theft charges with two or more prior convictions Saturday evening, according to a police report.Denton police officers responded to a shoplifting call at Walmart in the...
An evening patrol led to an arrest for a suspected marijuana customer Thursday night, according to a police report.
Denton police pulled over a 51-year-old woman with four outstanding warrants Tuesday and found a controlled substance in her possession after she was taken to the city jail, according to a police report.
Denton firefighters responding to a report of smoke on the fifth floor of a local hospital Monday found burned bed linens, according to Denton Fire Department officials.
A 23-year-old man was arrested at 2 a.m. Monday near the 100 block of Fry Street and spent rest of the morning in jail after interfering with a police investigation, according to police reports.
A 30-year old man from The Colony is in Denton County Jail on a $268,000 bond after police pulled him over because his license plate light was out and found numerous weapons and drugs in his vehicle, according to jail records.
A scuffle between roommates brought Denton officers to a residence Monday night. A call came in a little before 11:30 p.m., reporting an assault that had just occurred. An officer responded to the home in the 1400 block of Oakwood Drive to meet with the suspect and victim, according to a police report. The suspect told police he and his roommate were involved in a physical altercation.
Denton police responded to a disturbance call reporting that a man was slashing tires at about 3:30 a.m. Saturday in the 3100 block of Bandera Street near the Howard Johnson Express Inn, according to a police report.
Denton police and paramedics responded to a call reporting an unconscious person at a motel in the 1100 block of West University Drive at about 12:10 a.m. Friday.
Officers were dispatched to Denton Regional Medical Center in reference to an assault report. The assault occurred at a residence in the 500 block of Ruth Street at an unknown time Tuesday morning. The victim reported that her roommate struck her in the head with a rolling pin, causing a laceration that required staples.
A 23-year-old woman told police that the father of her children was vandalizing her car on Friday, according to police reports.
Denton police officers arrested a trio of shoplifters Thursday evening.
A 31-year-old Krum man came to the Denton Police Department on Wednesday alleging that he had been assaulted by his brother-in-law, sister-in-law and another person on Saturday and wanted to file a report.
An officer dispatched to a domestic disturbance report in the area of Mayhill and Mills roads on Tuesday night ended up booking a man into jail for active warrants and possession of a controlled substance.
A 36-year-old Denton man was placed in custody by Denton police Monday after police received a call from a motorist reporting a drive-by shooting on Intestate 35E.
A domestic disturbance that sent one person to a hospital is still under investigation by Denton police. Officers received a call late Saturday evening from a woman who was arguing with her boyfriend. The argument soon became physical, and the woman was transported to a hospital for her injuries, according to a police report. No arrests were made at the time of the incident.
No arrests were made Friday in what Denton police noted as a “drug deal gone badly.”
A 31-year-old woman who attempted to cash a forged bank check for $16,000 Thursday at a business on University Drive wound up in the Denton city jail, police said.
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.