Martinsburg Police Dept

During the February 14th Martinsburg Municipal Council meeting, the Martinsburg Police Department formally swore in 3 new police officers. Pictured are Patrolman Ethan Anderson, Patrolman Dalton Condo and Patrolman Lawrence Meeks. Welcome to the Martinsburg Police Department! ... See MoreSee Less

During the February 14th Martinsburg Municipal Council meeting, the Martinsburg Police Department formally swore in 3 new police officers.  Pictured are Patrolman Ethan Anderson, Patrolman Dalton Condo and Patrolman Lawrence Meeks.  Welcome to the Martinsburg Police Department!

 

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WELCOME WE SUPPORT YOU

Congratulations! Welcome to the burg, and thank you for helping to keep us all safe!

👮‍♂️👮‍♂️👮‍♂️. Thank you sirs. Be careful out there.

Congratulations and welcome!!

Congrats.

Congratulations!! And thank you!!🚓🚔

Congratulations so proud to have been apart of this at Council last night...

Congratulations

Congrats! Thank you for your service!

Awesome BE SAFE!! 👮‍♀️ 🚔 🚨

Dalton Condo congratulations brother

Congratulations

Congratulations ... thank you for your service to our community. Praying for your safety!

Congratulations thank you for your service🎉👏🏼

CONGRATULATIONS

Congratulations men. Thank you for joining our PD. God speed.

Congratulations and be safe

Congrats!

Congrats and stay safe..

Welcome to the city of Martinsburg, prayers for your safety.

Congratulations! Be safe and wishing you Gods many blessings in your new careers!!!

congratulations thank you for your service and be save out there

Congratulations!

Congratulations

Congratulations. Welcome. To all stay safe out there and thank you all for your service.

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Officer of Month- February 2019

Patrolman Rodney Crawford has been selected as the Martinsburg Police Department’s Officer of the Month for February, 2019. An MPD veteran with 2 years of service, Officer Crawford is a great example of the outstanding new members that MPD continues to recruit.

To read more please visit: www.martinsburgpd.org/officer-of-the-month/
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Officer of Month- February 2019

Patrolman Rodney Crawford has been selected as the Martinsburg Police Department’s Officer of the Month for February, 2019.  An MPD veteran with 2 years of service, Officer Crawford is a great example of the outstanding new members that MPD continues to recruit.   

To read more please visit:  http://www.martinsburgpd.org/officer-of-the-month/

 

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Congratulations

Congratulations rodney!

Congratulations

Congratulations Crawford Family!

Congratulations on a job well done! Your an amazing son that always strives for excellence. Love you!

Congrats Rod!! Thanks for your service 🙏🏻 for safety

👏👏👏👏congratulations!!

Congratulations!

Congratulations Crawford!

Congratulations

Congratulations and thank you for keeping our community safe.

Congratulations Patrolman Crawford! Thank you for your service!!

Congratulations!!

Congratulations

Congratulations

Officer McDreamy

Congratulations Officer Crawford. Thank you very much for your service

Thank you and congratulations

Congratulations! Thank you for your service! Keep up the excellent job you are doing!

Congratulations

Congratulations Thank you for all that you do for our community!!! We appreciate you!!

Well Done! congratulations!!!!!!

Congratulations!!

Congratulations! Thank you for your service.

Thank you for your service

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MPD Makes Arrest in Raleigh Street Homicide

On February 3, 2019 at approximately 4:00 p.m., Officers with the Martinsburg Police Department and the Martinsburg Fire Department responded to 405 South Raleigh Street for a call of a man shot in the chest. Upon their arrival they found Mr. Corey Barkhamer, 26, inside the residence with multiple gunshot wounds. Officers and Medics rendered aid and Barkhamer was transported to Berkeley Medical Center where he later died from his injuries. MPD Detectives learned that Mr. Barkhamer was a resident of 405 South Raleigh Street and was shot during an attempted home invasion by an unknown suspect.

MPD Detectives continued their investigation and determined involvement in the murder by Alvin Gilbert, 27. On February 7, 2019 Gilbert was located and arrested on outstanding drug distribution warrants and brought to the Martinsburg Police Department. Gilbert waived his Miranda rights and gave a statement eventually confessing to the killing. He was transported to the Eastern Regional Jail to await his arraignment for a charge of 1st degree murder.
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MPD Makes Arrest in Raleigh Street Homicide 

On February 3, 2019 at approximately 4:00 p.m., Officers with the Martinsburg Police Department and the Martinsburg Fire Department responded to 405 South Raleigh Street for a call of a man shot in the chest. Upon their arrival they found Mr. Corey Barkhamer, 26, inside the residence with multiple gunshot wounds.  Officers and Medics rendered aid and Barkhamer was transported to Berkeley Medical Center where he later died from his injuries.  MPD Detectives learned that Mr. Barkhamer was a resident of 405 South Raleigh Street and was shot during an attempted home invasion by an unknown suspect. 

MPD Detectives continued their investigation and determined involvement in the murder by Alvin Gilbert, 27.  On February 7, 2019 Gilbert was located and arrested on outstanding drug distribution warrants and brought to the Martinsburg Police Department.  Gilbert waived his Miranda rights and gave a statement eventually confessing to the killing. He was transported to the Eastern Regional Jail to await his arraignment for a charge of 1st degree murder.

 

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Good job MPD! Glad he was caught.

Great job! Glad to hear all these serious crimes are being solved.

Great job MPD!

Good job, Blue. Keep up the good work and stay safe.

WELL DONE, P.D.!

Great work MPD!!

Well done MPD!

Yeah, looks like I am heading to the Mugshots Facebook page since the writer could not be bothered to include a picture. 🙄

Annie Barrett

Glad he was caught.

Nice work!

Good job mpd

WDVM news is covering this story and providing a photo of the guy. Law enforcement tends to publicize the suspects info so as to help the prosecutor and investigators to build a case and establish timelines from information gathered from people that see the photo and go "Yeah, let me tell you about this guy...." Same with defense wanting to hear the "Saw his pic. Couldn't have been him. At time of crime, saw him at the bar, store, a town 3 over...."

The shooting took place FEBRUARY 3RD. NOT February 7th, as stated above. The arrest took place February 7th, as stated above.

Good Job MPD !

Patricia Allen

Great job! MPD. Keep up the good work of ridding Martinsburg of this crime/drug behavior.

Glad he was caught but this is scary! Did he know the house or person?

I'm sorry, but how is it that these three PSYCHOPATHS committed "no crime" when what is described here is literal *torture*?! This wouldn't even be okay if they were neurotypical but especially because they were special needs, likely due to being on the spectrum and particularly vulnerable because of communication barriers/being nonverbal. I have an autistic child (thankfully not at THAT school) and what they did was absolutely criminal. Surely you can find something to stick them with and then put their names and faces everywhere to spread their shame. They shouldn't be sitting at home on PAID leave and seeing no charges whatsoever. That's ridiculous and I don't accept that that can't be *legally* held accountable. Smfh. https://wjla.com/features/7-on-your-side/disturbing-audio-recording-made-inside-an-elementary-school-classroom-in-west-virginia

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LANDLORD STEPS UP- WORKS WITH MPD TO SHUT DOWN ANOTHER DRUG HOUSE

Police Chief Maury Richards announced that successful resolution, with full cooperation of the landlord, of another case under Martinsburg’s innovative “Drug House Ordinance.” Yesterday, Richards and Assistant City Prosecutor Nicola Smith appeared in front of Municipal Court Judge Dale Buck regarding the Order of Abatement that shut down illegal drug activity in two apartments at the Franklin Manor apartment complex at 700 W. Burke Street. Mr. Steven Nehrt, Regional Manager of Humphrey Management, was present to report on the progress that has been made to fully resolve the problem.

To read more visit: www.martinsburgpd.org/2019/01/landlord-steps-up-works-with-mpd-to-shut-down-another-drug-house/
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LANDLORD STEPS UP- WORKS WITH MPD TO SHUT DOWN ANOTHER DRUG HOUSE

Police Chief Maury Richards announced that successful resolution, with full cooperation of the landlord, of another case under Martinsburg’s innovative “Drug House Ordinance.” Yesterday, Richards and Assistant City Prosecutor Nicola Smith appeared in front of Municipal Court Judge Dale Buck regarding the Order of Abatement that shut down illegal drug activity in two apartments at the Franklin Manor apartment complex at 700 W. Burke Street.  Mr. Steven Nehrt, Regional Manager of Humphrey Management, was present to report on the progress that has been made to fully resolve the problem.

To read more visit:  http://www.martinsburgpd.org/2019/01/landlord-steps-up-works-with-mpd-to-shut-down-another-drug-house/

 

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Good Work!! Getm All!!! This how we keep streets clean and neighborhoods safe again!!!! God bless you all for your due diligence!!!!!!

Shut them all down!!!

This should have happened a long long time ago !!! I lost both of my cousins, not even 2weeks apart behind the doors of one of those apartments in October 2017. I thank god that something had finally been done 🙏🏻

Pebble lane.....

Awesome

Great job guys!!! Thank you, keeping each of our MPD Officers in prayer!

😚

Great job, MPD & Landlord!!

Way to go! Good work!

Way to go!! Thank you all for your vigilance.

,what apts was it??

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Patrolman Roderick Holloway has been selected as the Martinsburg Police Department’s Officer of the Month for January 2019.

During his two years in MPD, Patrolman Roderick Holloway’s enthusiasm, work ethic, and leadership, has been recognized by both fellow officers and community members. In addition to his outstanding work as a patrol officer, Officer Holloway serves as a member of MPD’s new Honor Guard and will be one of the police instructors in our upcoming MPD/Martinsburg Initiative Junior Police Academy.

To read more go to: www.martinsburgpd.org/officer-of-the-month/
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Patrolman Roderick Holloway has been selected as the Martinsburg Police Department’s Officer of the Month for January 2019. 

During his two years in MPD, Patrolman Roderick Holloway’s enthusiasm, work ethic, and leadership, has been recognized by both fellow officers and community members.  In addition to his outstanding work as a patrol officer, Officer Holloway serves as a member of MPD’s new Honor Guard and will be one of the police instructors in our upcoming MPD/Martinsburg Initiative Junior Police Academy. 

To read more go to:  http://www.martinsburgpd.org/officer-of-the-month/

 

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Congrats!! Well deserved!!

Congrats Officer Holloway. You are working for a great Police Dept. stay safe and thanks for your service.😊👍

Awesome guy! Truly as asset to the community. Congratulations!

Congratulations & thank you for your service

CONGRATULATIONS STAY SAFE AND GO BLUE

Congrats and thank u for your service

Congrats Holloway!

Congratulations we appreciate all the good work you do for our fine city.

Congratulations. What a great officer.

Congratulations Officer Holloway!!!

Congratulations Thank you for your service and please keep up the good work! 🇱🇷👍

Congratulations Holloway!!

Congratulations to a fine upstanding young man, love ya

He deserves it. Great guy. Congratulations Rod.

Congratulations thank you

You all do a great job! May I suggest either putting an officer at the beginning of school and the end of school at ST Joe on Queen Street They have offered to pay for this service. or, a blinking school zone lighton Queen St. Today I watched two things happen from Queen street: 1. a station wagon with two men in it turned from Queen and gunned the gas and almost ran over the man in the crosswalk there and a parent and a child going to school. and 2. Someone sped up to run the end of a yellow light on Queen and again almost hit a father and a child crossing Queen to go to school at the intersection of Queen and Stephen. Thank you again for all you do do!

Yes you do your job in the right spirit, congrats!

Missing 14 year old girl. Martinsburg. https://www.facebook.com/100001152505862/posts/1975174219197642/

Good kid. Congratulations!

Congratulations, Holloway, may the Lord guide and protect you.

Congratulations Officer Holloway...you are awsome!

Congratulations Patrolman Holloway. Well done👍👌

Congratulations Be safe.

Yay!!! Officer Holloway, congratulations and well deserved 🌟

Congratulations keep up the good work!

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MPD KICKS OFF NEW YEAR BY SHUTTING DOWN THREE MORE DRUG HOUSES

The Martinsburg Police Department started the New Year by announcing the shutting down of three more drug houses under the City’s innovative “Drug House Ordinance.” Police Chief Maury Richards appeared before Martinsburg Chief Magistrate Ella Buckner to obtain Orders of Abatement to address the illegal drug activity documented at the rental properties located at 123 S. High Street, 222 Surrey Court, and 618 Virginia Avenue.

Alex Hershaft of Bethesda, Maryland is the owner of 123 S. High Street property which is managed by Jason Baker of Martinsburg. The owner of 222 Surrey Court has been identified as Maan Said Amer of Martinsburg. The owner of 618 Virginia is Harry C. Van Metre, Jr., also of Martinsburg. All have been notified that they are to appear before Municipal Judge Dale Buck on February 20, 2019 to document compliance with the Chief Magistrate’s order to clean up the drug problem on their properties and prevent it from recurring in the future.

123 S. High Street Apartment #1, was the target of a federal search warrant. On January 4, 2019, members of the Eastern Panhandle Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force along with MPD’s Special Response Team (SRT) executed the warrant and recovered 7 grams of crack cocaine and $1,514 in suspect drug-money. Allen Craig, 56, one of the apartment’s tenants, was arrested and charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Crack Cocaine.

On January 3, 2019, the Drug Task Force and MPD hit the drug house at 222 Surrey Court recovering 2 grams of heroin, scales and bags used in the distribution of narcotics, and $535 in suspect drug-money. Taken into custody was Jessica Sue Nicholson, 22, a resident of the building. Nicholson was charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Heroin.

While conducting an investigation for a criminal fugitive on December 14, 2018, MPD Detective Sergeant Adam Albaugh observed a woman leaving the house at 618 Virginia Avenue, carrying a suspicious package. The woman got into a car and drove away. Sergeant Albaugh immediately notified MPD’s Canine Unit and Patrolman Ryan Fritz quickly made an investigatory stop of the vehicle. Officer Fritz detected the odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle and deployed Canine Atlas who alerted to drugs inside the car. Fritz recovered the package the woman had carried from the house and discovered that it contained 680 grams of marijuana with an Estimated Street Value of $3000. The subject, one of the building’s residents, was identified as Jessica Monique Dancey, 27. Dancey was placed under arrest and charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana.

Read the full press release at: www.martinsburgpd.org/2019/01/mpd-kicks-off-new-year-by-shutting-down-three-more-drug-houses/
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MPD KICKS OFF NEW YEAR BY SHUTTING DOWN THREE MORE DRUG HOUSES

The Martinsburg Police Department started the New Year by announcing the shutting down of three more drug houses under the City’s innovative “Drug House Ordinance.” Police Chief Maury Richards appeared before Martinsburg Chief Magistrate Ella Buckner to obtain Orders of Abatement to address the illegal drug activity documented at the rental properties located at 123 S. High Street, 222 Surrey Court, and 618 Virginia Avenue. 

Alex Hershaft of Bethesda, Maryland is the owner of 123 S. High Street property which is managed by Jason Baker of Martinsburg. The owner of 222 Surrey Court has been identified as Maan Said Amer of Martinsburg. The owner of 618 Virginia is Harry C. Van Metre, Jr., also of Martinsburg. All have been notified that they are to appear before Municipal Judge Dale Buck on February 20, 2019 to document compliance with the Chief Magistrate’s order to clean up the drug problem on their properties and prevent it from recurring in the future.

123 S. High Street Apartment #1, was the target of a federal search warrant. On January 4, 2019, members of the Eastern Panhandle Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force along with MPD’s Special Response Team (SRT) executed the warrant and recovered 7 grams of crack cocaine and $1,514 in suspect drug-money. Allen Craig, 56, one of the apartment’s tenants, was arrested and charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Crack Cocaine.  

On January 3, 2019, the Drug Task Force and MPD hit the drug house at 222 Surrey Court recovering 2 grams of heroin, scales and bags used in the distribution of narcotics, and $535 in suspect drug-money. Taken into custody was Jessica Sue Nicholson, 22, a resident of the building. Nicholson was charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Heroin. 

While conducting an investigation for a criminal fugitive on December 14, 2018, MPD Detective Sergeant Adam Albaugh observed a woman leaving the house at 618 Virginia Avenue, carrying a suspicious package. The woman got into a car and drove away. Sergeant Albaugh immediately notified MPD’s Canine Unit and Patrolman Ryan Fritz quickly made an investigatory stop of the vehicle. Officer Fritz detected the odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle and deployed Canine Atlas who alerted to drugs inside the car. Fritz recovered the package the woman had carried from the house and discovered that it contained 680 grams of marijuana with an Estimated Street Value of $3000. The subject, one of the building’s residents, was identified as Jessica Monique Dancey, 27. Dancey was placed under arrest and charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana. 

Read the full press release at: http://www.martinsburgpd.org/2019/01/mpd-kicks-off-new-year-by-shutting-down-three-more-drug-houses/

 

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Awesome job guys!! I love seeing some accountability finally being enforced on the landlords that turn a blind eye to this.. ..but can we focus on the REAL problem (heroin and other hardcore narcotics) and leave the plants alone? #priorities 🙃

Great work MPD and Task Force! Thank you for your service.

Good to see Martinsburg city has a police chief with balls now. And a backbone. Keep up the good work in MPD, God bless you all

Keep that dangerous pot off the street! Great work!

Good job, now get the one on my street.

Excellent work ... keep it up and clean it up!

Great Job!!! Keep up the good work!!!! We need to make drug dealers and Lanlords accountable for the drug houses and drug dealers!!! Thank you for diligently helping to keep our neighborhoods safe and drug free!! God Bless you all for what you do to keep us and our children safe 👍

Yay!!! Keep it up PD but be careful while doing it.

Great work officers and Atlas. The city is getting better ever day thanks to all of your diligent work and efforts to make Martinsburg a great city to live in.

Awesome! Keep up the good work and get rid of all of them!

Awesome work!

Great Police work! Thank you everyone.

Keep up the good work officers..thank you....

Great job! Thank you! Please keep up the good work.

WTG MPD. Keep up the good work

Awesome job now so many more to go 👊 you got this

Awesome job !!! I hope they shut them all down

Great Job!!!

Great job! Keep up the good work.

Great work Chief Richards & our MPD ...again thank you all...be safe.

Yahoo keep shutting them down.

Great work !! Thank you all 👍🔥💪🏻

Thank you MPD for all your officers do to make this town a better place for us.

Go down to pebble lane in Inwood I’m sure you’ll find more

I’m not sure the problem here. The landlord appears to be a productive citizen of society 🤷‍♀️🤦‍♀️🙄 Good Job MPD!

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BURKE STREET ELEMENTARY STUDENTS HELP DECORATE POLICE DEPT TREE!

Several 3rd grade students from Burke Street Elementary were honored to help decorate the Martinsburg Police Dept Christmas tree yesterday.. The students placed handmade ornaments on the tree that adorns the 1st floor lobby at City Hall. After hanging their ornaments, students received a candy cane and gathered for a group picture.

View the report from WDVM at: www.localdvm.com/news/west-virginia/third-graders-bring-homemade-ornaments-to-martinsburg-police-...
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Nice! Merry Christmas City Of Martinsburg all Department's thank you for all the Hard Work throughout the Entire Year 24/7....

Nice . The children will remember this partnership.

That's really nice

My daughter is in that picture! So proud!

Cute kids and great program!

Super!!

Love being with the children & helping to decorate our Police Station Christmas Tree..🎄🎅

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We would like to thank Tom and Harriet Johnson for purchasing some Beanie Babies for officers to hand out during the upcoming week and spread some Christmas cheer. Thank you Tom and Harriet! ... See MoreSee Less

We would like to thank Tom and Harriet Johnson for purchasing some Beanie Babies for officers to hand out during the upcoming week and spread some Christmas cheer.  Thank you Tom and Harriet!

 

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This community has so many generous people, thanks to them and to the police department for this act of kindness.

You all are so welcome...

My children got two of the beanie babies. It made then both smile so much! My son actually took his to his dad’s house for Christmas all the way in Utah (this was their first Christmas away from me and they weren’t looking forward to it, but I think it made him feel better.) thank you so much!

Very nice.

Awww that was really nice.

So cute. 😊

Thank you for donating

Great idea !!!

They are great people!!

Amen and God bless you all

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On 12-14-2018 at approximately 1445hrs members of the Martinsburg City Police Department responded to North Middle School for report of a juvenile armed with a weapon. Upon arriving on scene, officers located two juvenile males inside the school with members of the staff. The males had a toy airsoft pistol and 3 knives on them. No threats were supposedly made to the staff or students by the two males subjects and no one involved was injured. The juvenile prosecutor’s office has been contacted regarding possible charges. ... See MoreSee Less

 

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wtf... This is what happens when you take away parents rights to correct their children

The problem is that kids are not being raised to value and respect life...

Having a officer walk the halls talking to kids is not what needed. Safety must be in force at the door not in the hallways where it could be too late

I see more and more around this country of middle schoolers. This is what happens when kids are bullied, not raised right, take Good out of schools etc.. Nothing like this in 80s or 90s.

No contact what so ever from the school or school broad was sent home. School safety is a joke too these people hope when the next election comes that the voters will vote to replace them with true leaders that make safety first.

This didn't happen until we allowed a few too force their will too take God out of the schools. Believe me this was not what the forefathers had he mind. Don't let the few rule you

P.S. The bullying is ridiculous there and the county needs to give the school more assistance even if that means the county contacts the state. I'm in that school volunteering A LOT. The teachers and administration are awesome and neex the assiatance. Veterans day turned into us, Veterans, doing some serious discussion on how to handle bullies and how th bullies need to learn to protect their community not tear it apart. I do appreciate the text. All I can say is I thanked God my mom picked them up early. Severe punishment is needed. These kids need a wake up call. Cuz, Lord help y'all in court if one of mine get hurt because y'all were lenient.

This is not the full story from the students makes you wonder what really happen !

Kids know better.they have seen news.need to be punished

Felicia

Tara Pennington

Happened after dismissal

Kimmiee Bella Ragazza

No contact from Martinsburg North Middle school

Wow

My nephew is terrified to go back to school on Monday.

Parents need to be there when kids leave in the morning and making sure there aren’t any weapons of any kind in their bags or pockets

This school is a complete joke.

They sent a text that you sign up for through BCS website. I want there to be charges. Both my daughter and nephew attend there. Kids only do crap like this to see what they can get away with.

Donna Dennis

I still wish we knew the truth. this was way to well planned out by these students. i’ve heard several stories from students. I never got notification from the school until my son was home and he was there during this and it hustvsaid suspicious activity.. I found out online what happened then the school sent out an email and didn’t even mention every weapon stated in the prior notice from the police statement. when you think of how well these kids planned this knowing the situation of these students it’s pretty scary to know how hush this situation is

I would like to know if the kids that did this will be in school tomorrow.

It was during dismissal, my daughter was freaking out calling me scared as she was in the gym waiting on the bus. It happen before 255

just got notification just 12 mins ago

What's wrong with these kids today. Can't blame the parents all the time.

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*Updated Press Release for Shooting at 147 North Queen Street*

Last night, the Martinsburg Police Department arrested and charged Clyde Sylvester Patterson III with the robbery and shooting of Guadalupe Bustillos at 147 North Queen Street. The defendant is currently incarcerated at the Eastern Regional Jail. MPD has determined that there is no further danger to the public from this incident

Arrested:
Clyde Sylvester Patterson III
DOB: 09/28/59
125 North Queen Street, Apt. 6, Mtsbg WV

Charges: Robbery, Malicious Wounding
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I hope the prosecutor changes it to attempted murder

I give the MPD and all law enforcement enormous credit for having the bravery to go after dangerous criminals like this to keep us all safe. They put their lives on the line to capture extremely scary monsters every day. Thank you so much. We are grateful.

They gave his address which never happens maybe they want the community to take care of him

Glad they caught him....need to charge him with robbery and ATTEMPTED MURDER!!

Malicious wounding charge??? He deserves attempted murder charges during robbery

what gets me is.....if they would of charged him with murder everyone would be in a up roar.....now that hes being charged with robbery and malicious wounding everyone thinks he should be charged with more 🤦🏼‍♂️🤦🏼‍♂️

Attempted murder in the first degree life in prison

A family member did a gofund me page to be able to be able to help her with the surgery she needs ! https://www.facebook.com/100002229371165/posts/2031359616948331/

Job well done, thanks Martinsburg Police Department. Praying for her full recovery and justice is served. Merry Christmas everyone 🎄😳

Left flowers at door. Hope Lupita comes home soon.

Wonderful job MPD! Prayers that the lady makes a full recovery.

Malicious wounding in wv is only 2-10 years

He will probably walk with only probation with the system we have here. He will get 5 yrs supervised probation.

Seriously!!! How about murder??? This women just about lost her life. And is still fighting for her life!!

The prosecutor may be waiting to add more charges pending the investigation and the victim’s recovery.

Shooting someone in the FACE is not malicious wounding- that's attempted murder.

Absolutely Awesome Martinsburg Police 🚔

Attempted murder not the lesser charge but glad you found him he needs to go away for a long long time.

How is this not attempted murder

Great job prayers for lupe and her family

does anyone have a photo/mugshot of him?

We need to get the death penalty back. Does anyone know how to go about getting it here in West Virginia? Whatever it takes I'll help to get it back

Why is he only getting charged with malicious wounding?? Should be attempted murder! I know a guy that did 1 year for malicious wounding.. I mean do we even know if this lady will make it? Crazy..

The picture of the guy https://www.facebook.com/100001804608056/posts/2319710524765745/

So glad they got him, that took a lot of nerve to do this to this lady that he probably saw whenever she was working, I hope he has a long time to sit in jail and think about what he has done.

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At 4:37 p.m. today, Martinsburg Police officers responded to a 911 call of a woman shot on North Queen Street. Officers entered Lupita’s Grocery store located at 149 N. Queen Street and found a woman, who has since been identified as the store’s proprietress, Guadalupe Bustillos, 64, of Martinsburg, laying on the floor. The victim had what appears to be a single gunshot wound to the face. Emergency Medical Services were immediately called and transported her to the Berkeley Medical Center for emergency treatment.
Witnesses provided the police with a description of a single offender as a black male, tall, and wearing a black jacket and blue jeans. Police searched the surrounding area but were unable to locate the suspect.
The victim remains in critical condition. Emergency Department staff report that she will be transported to Inova Fairfax Hospital for further medical treatment and evaluation.
The Martinsburg Police Department believes that the likely motive in this crime is robbery and continues to follow all evidence and leads in this incident. The investigation remains on-going.
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And I almost took my 8 year old up to see Santa at Flowers Unlimited an annual thing we do. 😡🙏 for this lady and her family and friends! Also 🙏 for downtown Martinsburg!!!!! Just sad all the way around!!!

West Virginia needs the death penalty

Thank u to the EMS for acting quickly and possibly saved her life

They better catch the scrum bag that did this makes me sick she’s such a nice women I remember there was days when I lived in town and didn’t have enough money for what I wanted and she just told me it’s okay hun you need to eat for that precious little baby boy in your belly this makes me so sad praying

This really makes me mad. This woman just wanted to live the American dream and have her own business. What did this lady do to deserve this? MPD...GET THIS GUY!

Praying for this woman, and the subject gets caught

Pray she survives and will be ok... No one deserves this

Prayers for Lupita downtown sucks! Carry a gun!

Any type of security from anywhere near by to get a picture?

I pray for her recovery and pray this POS is caught!!

lock him away for the rest of his life and see to it that his human rights are routinely violated.

Such a sweet lady, praying for her.

Prayers for this woman and her family.

She was providing service to our community. Prayers for her and family.

Praying that she'll be ok!

Such a sweet lady and she was always helping people.

Praying for her and her family..This is so sad because she was a very nice lady..

Does anyone know how she’s doing?

So sad. No one is safe anywhere anymore. I hope this criminal is found before he hurts someone else.

Prayers to her and her family

Prayers for the woman and family. Thank you officers for what you do.

What a horrible situation. Prayers for the owner.🙏

I am looking to open up a new storefront............this right here is why I haven't even considered Martinsburg. Positive thoughts and prayers to this lady and her friends and family.

My thoughts and prayers are with her and her family.

Prayers for her and her family

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Lieutenant Mike Usack and Corporal Quenton Burner have been selected as the Martinsburg Police Department’s Officers of the Month for December 2018.

Mike Usack has 20 years of police service and Quenton Burner has 18 years on the job. Both veteran supervisors play important leadership roles in continuing to improve MPD, moving our Department forward, and striving to achieve organizational excellence.

To read more, visit:
www.martinsburgpd.org/officer-of-the-month/
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Lieutenant Mike Usack and Corporal Quenton Burner have been selected as the Martinsburg Police Department’s Officers of the Month for December 2018.
 
Mike Usack has 20 years of police service and Quenton Burner has 18 years on the job.  Both veteran supervisors play important leadership roles in continuing to improve MPD, moving our Department forward, and striving to achieve organizational excellence.
 
To read more, visit:
http://www.martinsburgpd.org/officer-of-the-month/

 

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Congratulations, to two of Martinsburg's finest.

Congratulations officers 👮‍♀️

Some fine guys right there. Miss working with them. Stay safe!

Congratulations to you both!

Congratulations

Congrats to both officers. Great work guys, stay safe, and God Bless you both👍💜👮

Congratulations 👏🏼 Thank you for your service!!

We are lucky to have these guys here! Keep up the great work.

Burner!!!! My man!!!! Congrats!

Congratulations great job you truly make a difference

Congratulations! We greatly appreciate your service to our community. 🙏

Good job Burner. Gosh, haven't seen you in years. Looks like you're doing great.

Congratulations to both of you thanks for your service

congratulations besafe out there

Kudos to both of you! Thank you sirs for your dedication and service to the community. Congratulations

Congratulations!!

Congrats to both of you.👍

Congratulations, Mike :)

Congratulations to both officers for their great service to the community, and special honors to my “ little” brother Quenton, who makes all his family proud.

Congratulations too shiny heads.

CONGRATULATIONS to 2 of WV's finest STAY SAFE AND GO BLUE

Congrats to you both!

Congratulations!! So proud of my brother Quenton Burner!

Thank you for your service

Congratulations to you both! Stay safe officers!

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On Tuesday, December 4, 2018, Main Street Martinsburg will be hosting the annual Christmas Parade in downtown Martinsburg at 6pm. The parade route will be closed after 5pm, with parking restrictions being enforced after 4pm. No parking will be permitted in the 100 and 200 blocks of North and South Queen Street. Vehicles left in these areas will be subject to tow after 4pm. A detailed map of the parade route follows. ... See MoreSee Less

On Tuesday, December 4, 2018, Main Street Martinsburg will be hosting the annual Christmas Parade in downtown Martinsburg at 6pm.  The parade route will be closed after 5pm, with parking restrictions being enforced after 4pm.  No parking will be permitted in the 100 and 200 blocks of North and South Queen Street.  Vehicles left in these areas will be subject to tow after 4pm.  A detailed map of the parade route follows.

 

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Katelyn Duncan

Quentin Edwards Austin Ennis

why doing during weekday? just asking you

What time will the roads be opened?

I thought they had canceled the parade? 🤔 I must have been seeing things over the weekend when I saw the post saying it was canceled.

Melody Gillespie are u gonna be able to get home?

Carol Richie

Kacy are you going?

Can we get some extra help in front of MHS . THESE kids lives are in danger daily because of careless drivers passing on the right hand side.

Heck now you tell me!! I can not make it

Lyndsey James

Chris Clark Mills

What time does the parade end and parking restrictions lifted?

Why at 6pm? On a weekday? How is anyone supposed to see in the dark...smh

David - parade route

Chris Watkins can we go??

Doug Meador

Scooter Sheffler

Katie Bowie ???? R u guys going

Scott Mooney

So where are we meeting you with the girls?

Orlando Gois

Thank you so much for sharing your information 🎄🎶🎅

Katelyn Hardy

JayAre Myers, we should go. :)

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On Saturday, November 10, 2018, CVEB Veterans Group will be holding a Veterans Day Parade in downtown Martinsburg. The parade is scheduled to begin at 1pm but streets will be closed from noon until the conclusion. The parade will line up in the 100 block of East Race Street and then will turn onto the 200 block of North Queen Street. The parade route will be 3 blocks long, starting in the 200 block of North Queen Street and ending at the intersection of King and Queen Streets.

No parking restrictions will be in place from 11am until the conclusion of the parade in the following areas:

100 block of East Race Street
200 block of North Queen Street
100 block of East Martin Street
100 block of West Martin Street
100 block of South Queen Street
100 block of East Burke Street
100 block of West Burke Street
100 block of South Queen Street
100 block of East King Street
100 block of West King Street
200 block of South Queen Street

Alternative Routes of travel to avoid the listed areas of closures will be to utilize Spring and College Streets. Traffic will be detoured onto West Race Street for all Queen Street traffic north of the closure. Traffic south of the closures will be detoured onto East John Street. All other roadways including the Raleigh Street extension will remain open.

Residents are urged to use alternative routes during the street closures (12pm-3pm).
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On Saturday, November 10, 2018, CVEB Veterans Group will be holding a Veterans Day Parade in downtown Martinsburg.  The parade is scheduled to begin at 1pm but streets will be closed from noon until the conclusion.  The parade will line up in the 100 block of East Race Street  and then will turn onto the 200 block of North Queen Street.  The parade route will be 3 blocks long, starting in the 200 block of North Queen Street and ending at the intersection of King and Queen Streets.

No parking restrictions will be in place from 11am until the conclusion of the parade in the following areas:

100 block of East Race Street
200 block of North Queen Street
100 block of East Martin Street
100 block of West Martin Street
100 block of South Queen Street
100 block of East Burke Street
100 block of West Burke Street
100 block of South Queen Street
100 block of East King Street
100 block of West King Street
200 block of South Queen Street  

Alternative Routes of travel to avoid the listed areas of closures will be to utilize Spring and College Streets. Traffic will be detoured onto West Race Street for all Queen Street traffic north of the closure.  Traffic south of the closures will be detoured onto East John Street.   All other roadways including the Raleigh Street extension will remain open.  

Residents are urged to use alternative routes during the street closures (12pm-3pm).

 

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If it weren't for the women and men who are active, here to still tell the history of or have sacrified their lives for us the would be no game to play. They get on day to be known for what they are doing and did for this country. Let them have their day with no grief. We finally get to honor them with a parade and show our support. The football team got their time this school year and every other year before this.

The Martinsburg AFJROTC will be representing in the parade and doing the colorguard at the game.

This could affect some of the fans for Saturday’s playoff game at the high school. I hope the school puts out a flyer to remind parents about this.

I'm an Army Veteran. Thanks for the support everyone. Who do I see about riding my motorcycle in the parade?

Britt Sherman - Didn’t know if Trent wanted to put something out on the MHS Twitter feed about traffic for the game Saturday?

I had a sign fall outside that was made for my business. It was an old mirror turned into an "open" sign. The wind knocked it over and it shattered. The nice officer that is blocking West Martin St by Queen St, for the VA Centers parade came down and helped us clean it up. I couldn't see his Badge number or his name but I just wanted to say thank you for coming down quickly and helping us.

Is this the same route as the Christmas parade?

Its will include firefighter anD EMS will be in it?

Thank you to the City of Martinsburg Police Department for your help and support of the parade today.

Please join us in honoring our Veterans

Shelly Pumphrey Billings Julie Wengert Kate Tucker

Faye Collins Warner

Chris

Trent Sherman David Walker

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On Saturday, October 20, 2018, the Martinsburg Police Department's newly formed Honor Guard participated in the 39th Annual Mountain State Apple Harvest Festival Parade. For their efforts, the Honor Guard was awarded 1st place! They will be utilized in many future events. ... See MoreSee Less

On Saturday, October 20, 2018, the Martinsburg Police Departments newly formed Honor Guard participated in the 39th Annual Mountain State Apple Harvest Festival Parade. For their efforts, the Honor Guard was awarded 1st place!  They will be utilized in many future events.

 

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U.S. flag should be upright. Looking sharp though.

Congratulations MPD! Great job.

Have your staff been updated on the legality of video recording police stops in public by the public? Please let us know. Thanks.

Great Job!! Congratulations!!

That’s our Aaron❤️

They look great

So proud of my city

Beautifully done!!! Congratulations!

CONGRATULATIONS that is wonderful and thank you all at MPD for your Service STAY SAFE AND GO BLUE

They were awesome

Wonderful! MPD gets better and better every day!

Great job, gentlemen!

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On September 24, 2018, Ptlm. Rodney Crawford assisted a local hospital in making contact with Sarah Murphy, who's five year old son, Caleb Roy, "CJ" was at the hospital. During the course of the call, it was learned that CJ had a tumor and was being transported to Children's Hospital for surgery.

Once at Children's Hospital, CJ had surgery to remove the tumor. The surgery was successful and CJ was allowed to return home to recover. While at home, Ptlm. Crawford checked in on CJ to see how he was doing and while there, learned that his bicycle was broken.

Upon learning of the broken bicycle, Ptlm. Crawford and his wife, Jessica, purchased a new bike and collected several donations for CJ.

Ptlm. Crawford then surprised CJ at his house with the new bicycle and the donated gifts.

CJ's mother, Sarah Murphy stated, "CJ is so happy with his new bike and is thankful that Ptlm. Crawford has been checking on him. I can't thank Ptlm. Crawford enough for the kindness that he and his wife showed my son."

CJ is recovering from the surgery, which was determined to be successful.
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On September 24, 2018, Ptlm. Rodney Crawford assisted a local hospital in making contact with Sarah Murphy, whos five year old son, Caleb Roy, CJ was at the hospital.  During the course of the call, it was learned that CJ had a tumor and was being transported to Childrens Hospital for surgery.  

Once at Childrens Hospital, CJ had surgery to remove the tumor.  The surgery was successful and CJ was allowed to return home to recover. While at home, Ptlm. Crawford checked in on CJ to see how he was doing and while there, learned that his bicycle was broken.  

Upon learning of the broken bicycle, Ptlm. Crawford and his wife, Jessica, purchased a new bike and collected several donations for CJ.  

Ptlm. Crawford then surprised CJ at his house with the new bicycle and the donated gifts.  

CJs mother, Sarah Murphy stated, CJ is so happy with his new bike and is thankful that Ptlm. Crawford has been checking on him.  I cant thank Ptlm. Crawford enough for the kindness that he and his wife showed my son.

CJ is recovering from the surgery, which was determined to be successful.Image attachment

 

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Good cop big Hart let's give a big hand!!!

Awww!! Thank you so much Jessica and Ptrlmn Crawford for being so caring and kind to my nephew!!! Thank you also for causing such a gorgeous smile on his face! Thank you to everyone that donated! Thank you to everyone for all the prayers and kind words!! #PtrlmnCrawfordisagoodcop

Thank you Ptrlm Crawford for being a hero not only to little CJ but also to our community. God bless you.

I am CJ Gma , Wanted to shout out a BIG Thank you to Mr Officer Crawford for his compassion understanding and kindness for CJ kept in touch with him during his hard surgery and afterwards, Made him a happy little boy he didnt have much toys n things and officer Crawford his wife and others helped him out and made him a happier boy , Thank you again!!

Wonderful Thank you for helping Ptlm Crawford and his wife Thank you Martinsburg Police for sharing this story

Thank you Palm. Crawford. You and your wife are wonderful examples of caring people. 💕

God bless this family!!! Sending lots of Prayers 🙏🙏

There are good people in this world!!

Goodness comes from the heart !

That was such a wonderful caring thing to do thank you so much and thank you for your Service Be Safe and GO BLUE

Kindness that was awesome of him and his wife .I bet the little cj.was happy and excited and still get on it with a smile...very nice and thoughtful of the officer and his wife...god bless

What a very kind a compassionate thing to do! Thank you Mr and Mrs Crawford and others! ❤️

I'm so happy to see there are officers that truly have a ❤️! Thank you, palm. Crawford and Mrs. Crawford!

Thank you Rodney Crowford for going beyond your call of duty and making little CJ so happy if you ever need help please let me know

What a wonderful thing to do..

God bless you Palm. Crawford

That's amazing. Prayers for the little guy. My little girl always wants to come visit the cops, but I have to break her heart and tell her we just can't show up whenever😕

That was so nice of him

An officer with a kind heart so wonderful we no you are not payed much but that's just so special

Thank you for being so kind

Way to go, Ptlm. Crawford and wife for your kindness.

Yes a true hero and thank God this little boy is recovering well

What a wonderful and kind thing to do...God Bless you and your family...

God Bless you and your wife!!!!! Be safe on the streets! Nice to know there are Officers who still go above and beyond!

Nice. Hell I just need a heated blanket after my surgery. I’d be happy. In so much pain I could croak

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MPD is honored to be included as a recipient of the #Honor58 outreach program. Today, October 1st, marks the one year anniversary of the Las Vegas Rt 91 Harvest Music Festival shooting.

As a way of turning the tragedy into something positive, the group is organizing random acts of kindness across the country to honor the 58 victims.

This random act of kindness included baked goods and other treats in memory of local resident, Denise Burditus.

MPD thanks the friends and family spreading kindness around our community over the past hours in honoring the life and legacy of Denise
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MPD is honored to be included as a recipient of the #Honor58 outreach program.  Today, October 1st, marks the one year anniversary of the Las Vegas Rt 91 Harvest Music Festival shooting.

As a way of turning the tragedy into something positive, the group is organizing random acts of kindness across the country to honor the 58 victims.

This random act of kindness included baked goods and other treats in memory of local resident, Denise Burditus. 

MPD thanks the friends and family spreading kindness around our community over the past hours in honoring the life and legacy of Denise

 

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Katie Kline

Is that your basket Katie?

That’s beautiful

What a wonderful recognization.

Mary Miller Vanorsdale

❤️❤️

Very nice. Good to hear something positive that brings the community together!!

Mallorie Burditus

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Cops, Kids, & Community

Yesterday, Chief Richards received the following message from Ms. Jaclyn Knight expressing her appreciation for MPD and a particular officer who took the time to interact and make new friends with her son and other youngsters on Kentucky Avenue.

Dear Mr Richards,

"I just wanted to send you an email and to say what and awesome staff you have. The other day my son and his friends were out playing basketball on Kentucky Ave and one of your great officers stopped to play with them. When my son told me about it that evening you would have thought a celebrity had been on the court with them. I am not sure as to the officers name but I would like for you to please thank him for me and let him know what an awesome job he is doing. Thank you for all you do and we will continue to pray for you all."

Sincerely, Jaclyn Knight

That officer is Patrolman Aaron Miller, one of MPD’s newest. Aaron is already doing a great job and making a positive impact on our community.

Thank you Jaclyn, for your appreciation and support. It is our privilege to serve you and the City of Martinsburg!
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Cops, Kids, & Community

Yesterday, Chief Richards received the following message from Ms. Jaclyn Knight expressing her appreciation for MPD and a particular officer who took the time to interact and make new friends with her son and other youngsters on Kentucky Avenue.  

Dear Mr Richards, 

I just wanted to send you an email and to say what and awesome staff you have. The other day my son and his friends were out playing basketball on Kentucky Ave and one of your great officers stopped to play with them. When my son told me about it that evening you would have thought a celebrity had been on the court with them.  I am not sure as to the officers name but I would like for you to please thank him for me and let him know what an awesome job he is doing. Thank you for all you do and we will continue to pray for you all.

Sincerely, Jaclyn Knight

That officer is Patrolman Aaron Miller, one of MPD’s newest.  Aaron is already doing a great job and making a positive impact on our community.  

Thank you Jaclyn, for your appreciation and support.  It is our privilege to serve you and the City of Martinsburg!

 

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That's my grandson dribbling the ball. He was a happy boy telling his story. He said while playing ball he did one of his slick moves and slid on the gravels lying in the road. At that time the officer was riding by and stopped to make sure he was ok. Then he started playing ball with them. His sister videoed them playing :). Thank you officer Miller! The boys hope to see you again I'm sure :)

Carly is that Sly on the sidewalk? This is awesome!!

Patrolman Miller has been a great addition to MPD!

Community Oriented Policing (COP) at its finest. This could serve as an example for many officers and departments/agencies to follow.

Great job Patrolman Miller and the rest of the MPD!

That's wonderful!!! We need this because the stigma is that cops are bad. This shows children that you can't judge all people alike.

I remember when i was younger the police came through the neighborhood amd talked to all of us. Good and safe times

Thanks to the city police

Maybe if more cops interact with these kids there would be lesa crimes from kids make a day with age groups to meet up with a cop or two and do something possitive with them

That's the way it should be community involvement at its finest

Thank you MPD

Love, love, love this!!

I saw the picture, but I didn't realize it was Aaron! No surprise!

Way to go, keep that up and be safe !

This is so awesome

As we all know this community needs all the positive involvement as it can have our children see so much in this town that more actions and involvement with the children could make more successful actions from children as they grow up...positive actions get positive reaction....thank you officer Miller Martinsburg needs more officer like miller

That’s awesome

Wonderful MPD & thanks Patrolman Miller..

You guys are amazing!!! 💙💙💙

That's awesome Aaron Miller! Robin Miller he is such a great young man.

How awesome!! 💙💙💙

Great job

Good man there. Wish there were more like him.

Praise God what a wonder young man to do this with the kids we need more officers like Aaron thank you guys for your services

Officer Miller is truly a great officer! Way to go!

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On September 20, 2018 at approximately 11:30 a.m., officers of the Martinsburg Police Department received notification of shots fired into a building on the 100 block of West Burke Street.

A witness provided an accurate description of the suspect, advising he was traveling on foot toward Maple Avenue.

Within two minutes of the original call, MPD Canine Handler Ryan Fritz and his partner Atlas located the suspect three blocks from the shooting, on North Church Street. The suspect, identified as Rodney Alexander Campbell, 50, was found to be in possession of a 9mm firearm that had bullets missing from its magazine.

To Read the entire article visit: www.martinsburgpd.org/2018/09/suspect-arrested-after-firing-shots-on-burke-street/
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On September 20, 2018 at approximately 11:30 a.m., officers of the Martinsburg Police Department received notification of shots fired into a building on the 100 block of West Burke Street.  
 
A witness provided an accurate description of the suspect, advising he was traveling on foot toward Maple Avenue.

Within two minutes of the original call, MPD Canine Handler Ryan Fritz and his partner Atlas located the suspect three blocks from the shooting, on North Church Street.  The suspect, identified as Rodney Alexander Campbell, 50, was found to be in possession of a 9mm firearm that had bullets missing from its magazine.

To Read the entire article visit:  http://www.martinsburgpd.org/2018/09/suspect-arrested-after-firing-shots-on-burke-street/

 

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Continued prayers for MPD. Thanks to all who serve our community and keep us safe!

Martinsburg. Time to get out.(not the place to bring up you kids)

There are some crazy people in this town!

Great job MPD.

Bravo Zulu, Blue. Well done. Keep it up and stay safe.

Way to go MPD. Thank you officers for all you do to try and make our streets safe.

Hannah team work 👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼

Wow

Yay for our police force!

Great job MPD.. thanks!

Tony Carline

Good boy, Atlas!

I'm impressed with our MPD! Good job!

Awesome job!

This was right by my house

Kt Carter

Great job Martinsburg PD... Be safe!

Great job godbless you all

Great job Ryan and Atlas!!!!

Great response time!

Great job, stay safe please.

Dawn Weetenkamp Steigerwald

Great job !!

Great Job thank you and Stay Safe and GO BLUE

great job men and women of MPD. I live on martin and church and when they came after this guy all hell broke loose. I had no idea of what was going on but seeing this many patrol cars I knew it was about to get real.

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Patrolman Daniel North has been selected as the Martinsburg Police Department’s Officer of the Month for September 2018.

An MPD veteran with 13 years of service, Danny has been temporarily detailed to MPD’s Downtown Unit for the past two months. A well-rounded and highly motivated officer, Patrolman North serves our Department in several capacities; as a member of MPD’s Special Response Team, a Bike Patrol Unit officer, Taser Instructor, and Department Armorer.

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Patrolman Daniel North has been selected as the Martinsburg Police Department’s Officer of the Month for September 2018.  

An MPD veteran with 13 years of service, Danny has been temporarily detailed to MPD’s Downtown Unit for the past two months.  A well-rounded and highly motivated officer, Patrolman North serves our Department in several capacities; as a member of MPD’s Special Response Team, a Bike Patrol Unit officer, Taser Instructor, and Department Armorer.    
 
Read More At:   http://www.martinsburgpd.org/officer-of-the-month/

 

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Congratulations Patrolman Daniel North!

Congratulations Patrolman North! You make us all proud.

Congratulations and thank you!

Congratulations Patrolman North

See him all the time down town. Such a nice young man. Congratulations. Well deserved

Congradulations

Congratulations Patrolman North!

Congratulations, stay safe

with today being "thank a law enforcement office day" I just want to say "THANK YOU" for everything you do every day!

congrats

Congratulations

Thank you for your work, Officer North.

Congratulations Patrolman North!

Thank you for your service. Stay safe.

Congratulations 🎈

Congratulations Officer North!

Congratulations Patrolman North and Thank you for your Service SATY SAFE AND GO BLUE

Congratulations Officer North!!

Thank you Officer North for helping to keep our City safe! Thank you for your 13 years of service!!

Way to go ! A well deserved honor!

Congratulations Patrolman North!

Congrats Officer North.

His mother would be so proud ..

CONGRATS, Patrolman North!! Thank you for your exceptional service.

Thank you for your service sir and congratulations!

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The Martinsburg Police Department would like to make motorists aware portions of Rothwell Avenue, Hess Avenue and Elizabeth Street are closed due to flooding. Please use caution when traveling in the rain and be aware of flooding that can quickly occur. ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Michelle Milton is your road closed?

Martinsburg Police Welcomes Two New Officers!

The Martinsburg Police Department was pleased to introduce two of its newest police officers as they were officially sworn in at Thursday night’s Martinsburg City Council Meeting.

The officers , Ptl. Michael Roberts II and Ptl. Kevin Gayle were introduced to City Council and the audience by Deputy Chief George Swartwood.

“Ptl. Roberts and Ptl. Gayle are the newest members of the Martinsburg Police Department Team!”

Both officers are scheduled to start at the West Virginia State Police Academy Basic Officer class on August 27th 2018.
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Martinsburg Police Welcomes Two New Officers! 

The Martinsburg Police Department was pleased to introduce two of its newest police officers as they were officially sworn in at Thursday night’s Martinsburg City Council Meeting.

The officers , Ptl. Michael Roberts II and Ptl. Kevin Gayle were introduced to City Council and the audience by Deputy Chief George Swartwood.

“Ptl. Roberts and Ptl. Gayle  are the newest members of the Martinsburg Police Department Team!”

Both officers are scheduled to start at the West Virginia State Police Academy Basic Officer class on August 27th 2018.

 

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Congratulations

Congratulations and good luck starting the academy tomorrow.

Congratulations Michael your going to do great man

Congrats and welcome to our community

Congratulations. Thank you in advance for helping to keep our community safe and drug free. It is an enormous task!

Congratulations

Congratulations Michael Roberts. Maybe now you'll get bigger than me.

Kevin Gayle congratulations

Super CONGRATS

Welcome

Congratulations

Congratulations!!!

Congratulations and best wishes

Welcome. We are 100% behind you guys.

Congratulations!

Yes welcome...was such an honor to meet & have these two fine officers sworn in last night at City Council.

Congradulations to both of you. Thank you for your service.

congratulations men, looking forward to seeing you on the streets in the city I hope . We all appreciate all of your help down town keeping the drug houses closed. Every little bit makes a huge difference.

Congratulations

Congratulations!

Welcome to Martinsburg! We're glad you are here and support you 100%!

Awesome Michael proud of you. Stay strong and safe out there

Congratulations

Officers, Welcome to Martinsburg! Now Go and Do Good Things. We need a lot of help in our city. I look forward to watching you be a part of the solution.

Congrats Michael.love you and am so proud of you!

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The Martinsburg Police Department will be hosting its third annual National Night Out Against
Crime at War Memorial Park in Martinsburg on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 from 6pm-8pm. Last year,
almost 600 neighbors came out for the fun-filled, police-community-family event.
Come hang out with members of the Martinsburg Police & Fire Departments for family fun with
food provided. The event will feature free swimming, free miniature golf, great music with a DJ, a “Bike
Rodeo” conducted by MPD Bike Patrol experts with bicycle safety education and bike helmet giveaway,
the MPD Canine Unit with Patrolman Ryan Fritz and police canine Atlas, emergency equipment vehicles, a
bounce house and informational booths provided by various organizations in the community.
National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community
partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live. It is
held annually on the first Tuesday of August and thousands of communities across the country
participate. This year the Martinsburg Police Department will be joined by the Martinsburg Fire
Department and local community organizations in hosting a “block party” at War Memorial Park as part
of the national campaign. Pool times are 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and miniature golf times are 6:30 p.m. to
9:00 p.m.
We hope you’ll join us and spend some time getting to know members of the Martinsburg Police &
Fire Departments as we work together to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live!
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The Martinsburg Police Department will be hosting its third annual National Night Out Against
Crime at War Memorial Park in Martinsburg on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 from 6pm-8pm. Last year,
almost 600 neighbors came out for the fun-filled, police-community-family event.
Come hang out with members of the Martinsburg Police & Fire Departments for family fun with
food provided. The event will feature free swimming, free miniature golf, great music with a DJ, a “Bike
Rodeo” conducted by MPD Bike Patrol experts with bicycle safety education and bike helmet giveaway,
the MPD Canine Unit with Patrolman Ryan Fritz and police canine Atlas, emergency equipment vehicles, a
bounce house and informational booths provided by various organizations in the community.
National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community
partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live. It is
held annually on the first Tuesday of August and thousands of communities across the country
participate. This year the Martinsburg Police Department will be joined by the Martinsburg Fire
Department and local community organizations in hosting a “block party” at War Memorial Park as part
of the national campaign. Pool times are 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and miniature golf times are 6:30 p.m. to
9:00 p.m.
We hope you’ll join us and spend some time getting to know members of the Martinsburg Police &
Fire Departments as we work together to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live!

 

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The event is rain or shine. We will have what activities the weather permits.

What started off on a somber but positive note just turned to ANGER. Coming to work, I-81 North, Exit 13, WV...seeing a swastika flag hung. Prayers! CAN THIS PLEASE BE REMOVED!

Due to the inclement weather and possibly the Berkeley County Youth Fair being held at the same time, attendance at the National Night Out Against Crime held on Tuesday, August 7 was quite low. This means we still have quite a bit of FREE school supplies left over. If you were not able to attend the National Night Out Against Crime event and your child is desperately in need of school supplies, please send a PRIVATE MESSAGE to our page with your child's name, the school they will be attending this school year and the grade they will be in. This will enable us to put together a bag of needed supplies for your child. FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED! WHILE SUPPLIES LAST! 1ST THROUGH 5TH GRADE ONLY! PICKUP will be on Saturday, August 11 between 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM at the following address... Martinsburg SDA Church 2407 Delmar Orchard Road Martinsburg, WV 25403-1166 Ask for Melissa or Terry. If you requested a bag for your child and are not able to pick it up it will be given to the next child in need. No special deliveries will be made.

Next year they should invite the Stormtroopers of Garrison Corellia to help with the event.

Is this rain or shine?

Is this still going on? Pretty dark over here off Delmar Orchard.

Should be posted on MPD home website.

Cherry Temple wanna go?

Kaysi Williamson

tell your dispatcher traci to buy me a sammich...lol

Cherrelle Kym

Heather Bowles

Kristina Boggs

Kat Bush

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6 months ago

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Day aganist those whom have a different life n view than they where given, unknown scares some while others have the skillset to find the truth of the matter and whos the real criminal

8 CHARGED IN SOLICITATION OF PROSTITUTION

On Thursday July 26th 2018 Detectives with the Martinsburg Police Department conducted a targeted enforcement of solicitation of prostitution in the City of Martinsburg. The area of Winchester Avenue was selected for the detail due to citizen complaints and identification of that area by officers as highly trafficked by known prostitutes.

Read more at www.martinsburgpd.org/2018/07/8-charged-in-solicitation-of-prostitution/
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8 CHARGED IN SOLICITATION OF PROSTITUTION

On Thursday July 26th 2018 Detectives with the Martinsburg Police Department conducted a targeted enforcement of solicitation of prostitution in the City of Martinsburg. The area of Winchester Avenue was selected for the detail due to citizen complaints and identification of that area by officers as highly trafficked by known prostitutes.

Read more at http://www.martinsburgpd.org/2018/07/8-charged-in-solicitation-of-prostitution/

 

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They must not read the journal. The article looks almost the same as one about a week or two ago.

I love it when these guys are still wearing their work shirts with a company name on them LMAO

Someone asked why the girls aren't being locked up. They are, of course, but this sort of sting takes on the problem from a different angle. Locking the girls up is correct and proper, but ultimately useless. These girls have nothing else. No matter how many times you lock them up most will be right back at it. Some may occasionally reach bottom and be ready for help, but most won't. They are so used to this life that they don't even know what hope looks like. Targeting the market is probably going to be far more effective. These guys have something to lose and others, reading these stories, are going to think twice now. This does reduce the problem and, maybe even more importantly, in making it harder to scrape by walking the street, more of these young women will be ready to surrender and ask for help. Someone else asked "Why do we care?" We care because the prostitution is just a symptom. I can see the reasoning in the "legalize and regulate" argument, but we're not talking about professional sex workers. We're talking about addicts, and homeless (or next to homeless) women who are clinging to the fringe of society. What they need is to get sober and get on a life of self sufficiency. We have programs in place to help with this, but these programs only work for people willing to commit to them. Ignoring what's going on downtown isn't freeing them; it's helping them stay in a form of self-imposed slavery.

Arrest the hookers

so the ones paying for it are being charged....why not actually lock the girls up? guess it's ok for them to sell it just not ok for men to pay for it?

Only if they could catch drug dealers that's fast.

I'm sure slap on the wrist and they will keep doing it

They were at a hoe down

Awesome 👏 get them off the streets

Keep up the wonderful work, shut down those stripe clubs as well!!! That’s where the problems in the burg are coming from❤️!!!

Great job Martinsburg Police Dept!

I live in a section where it’s bad .. one morning I thought for sure this chic was wanting to come into my car in front of my house !! I so badly wish I could move I have a baby as well but I can’t afford moving costs ... it’s just getting worse here

Great job! Keep up the good work!

Great Job. MPD

Great job drain the swamp

I don't understand how prostitution can be illegal in most States but legal in Neveda.

Good!

Great job MPD

Sadly they'll be out ina week at it again

excellent

Great work!

Because there is no federal law barring prostitution. (There are numerous laws on human trafficking, but not prostitution, per se.) that leaves it up to the states.

Great!!! Keep it up you guys!!

Great job

Great job!!! Be safe out there

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Independent Bible Church expressed their gratitude towards MPD

Independent Bible Church (IBC) Pastor/Teacher Mark Johnson and Pastor Curt Lowry and a host of other staff from IBC gave Blessing and treated Officers and staff of the Martinsburg Police Department to a catered lunch from Chick-fil-A. It was to show their Law Enforcement Appreciation on Wednesday July 18th 2018 at 11:00 AM.
IBC expressed their thanks, gratitude and appreciation for all First Responders and specifically MPD officers and staff for the duties they perform each and every day!!!

Chief Maury Richards and Deputy Chief George B. Swartwood and a host of other officers thanked all of them for their kindness, Blessings and wonderful lunch!
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Independent Bible Church expressed their gratitude towards MPD

Independent Bible Church (IBC) Pastor/Teacher Mark Johnson and Pastor Curt Lowry and a host of other staff from IBC gave Blessing and treated Officers and staff of the Martinsburg Police Department to a catered lunch from Chick-fil-A. It was to show their Law Enforcement Appreciation on  Wednesday July 18th 2018 at 11:00 AM.
IBC expressed their thanks, gratitude and appreciation for all First Responders and specifically MPD officers and staff for the duties they perform each and every day!!!

Chief Maury Richards and Deputy Chief George B. Swartwood and a host of other officers thanked all of them for their kindness, Blessings and wonderful lunch!

 

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IBC is awesome! Congratulations to MCPD and keep up the good work!

They deserve it after all they do and sacrifice there lives to make sure our community is safe

That's wonderful IBC and their staff are a blessing!

Wow....i went to Ibc when I was like 13 till 16... w2g guys

Thank you for your constant service

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Task Force Arrests Baltimore Drug Dealers—MPD Shuts Down Martin Street Drug House

The Martinsburg Police Department announced today the initiation of another case under the city’s “Drug House Ordinance” for the rental property at 214 W. Martin Street. The latest drug bust was the result of a successful long-term investigation conducted by the Eastern Panhandle Drug & Violent Crimes Task Force into illegal drug selling. On Thursday, July 19th, Task Force officers arrested two men from Baltimore with extensive criminal histories of drug, violence, and weapons violations.

Read more at: www.martinsburgpd.org/2018/07/task-force-arrests-baltimore-drug-dealers-mpd-shuts-down-martin-str...
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Task Force Arrests Baltimore Drug Dealers—MPD Shuts Down Martin Street Drug House

The Martinsburg Police Department announced today the initiation of another case under the city’s “Drug House Ordinance” for the rental property at 214 W. Martin Street.  The latest drug bust was the result of a successful long-term investigation conducted by the Eastern Panhandle Drug & Violent Crimes Task Force into illegal drug selling.  On Thursday, July 19th, Task Force officers arrested two men from Baltimore with extensive criminal histories of drug, violence, and weapons violations.

Read more at: http://www.martinsburgpd.org/2018/07/task-force-arrests-baltimore-drug-dealers-mpd-shuts-down-martin-street-drug-house/

 

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Start taking the ownership of the owners houses - they will be more vigilant as to whom they rent to!! WTG MPD....Great Job!!!....

Its another Baker-owned property....imagine that.

Thank you Martinsburg..I live next door ni feel safer knowing that you guys are watching out for me

Good job! Keep shutting them done....and Baltimore keep your drugs in you crappy city!

Great job..hope they bust everyone of those low lifes. I just hope they catch and execute the one responsible for my nephews death..better yet..give him an injection of his own medicine. Nope..I have no sympathy for any of them..

Martinsburg police your the best.

Great. Go get them Blue

Good job.Get all you can.Clean the trash off the steets and out of communities.

I love " super heroes " stories. Who knew that we have them in our very own town. Thank you for all that you do. Stay safe . 👮👏

A big THANK YOU to our Martinsburg City Police.

THANK YOU SO MUCH YOU ALL ARE DOING A GREAT JOB CLOSING DOWN THESE DRUG HOUSES AN DEALERS THANK YOU

Fabulous job! Tom Roten, does Huntington have a program like this to help deal with the durg house issues?

Awesome work! Please keep it up! I love seeing these posts!

YES THANK YOU FOR GETTING THESE DRUG HOUSES KEEP IT UP !

The future of our hometown keeps getting brighter. Thank you all for your hard work.

Already feel better about this city.

Keep up the good work take them all down take all the heroin dealers lock them up and throw away the key

Thanks Martinsburg City Police!! Nice Job

Great job

Isn’t the Baker guy the one that hit another one of his tenants and didn’t he run City council???

Awesome job y'all doing.. Keep Martinsburg clean and drug free

Good Job... But why isn't their Names in it instead of where they're from? 🤔 Let me update this.. Why isn't Thier names IN THE POST!? LIKE THEY DO TO SOMEONE ELSE.

All of you are doing a great job.u rock

You guys are AMAZING!!! Keep up the awesome work!!!! 💙💙💙💙

Thank you. Your efforts are why I still live in the city. You make a huge difference.

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5 CHARGED IN SOLICITATION OF PROSTITUTION

On Thursday July 12th 2018 Detectives with the Martinsburg Police Department conducted a targeted enforcement of solicitation of prostitution in the City of Martinsburg. The area of Winchester Avenue was selected for the detail due to citizen complaints and identification of that area by officers as highly trafficked by known prostitutes.

Read more at: www.martinsburgpd.org/2018/07/5-charged-in-solicitation-of-prostitution/
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5 CHARGED IN SOLICITATION OF PROSTITUTION

On Thursday July 12th 2018 Detectives with the Martinsburg Police Department conducted a targeted enforcement of solicitation of prostitution in the City of Martinsburg. The area of Winchester Avenue was selected for the detail due to citizen complaints and identification of that area by officers as highly trafficked by known prostitutes.

Read more at: http://www.martinsburgpd.org/2018/07/5-charged-in-solicitation-of-prostitution/

 

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That's great but why not arrest the prostitutes to they are always 8n the parking lot or sitting on the wall

Why exactly is what someone does with their own body, and that isn’t hurting anyone else, illegal?

They are addicts and working for a fix. Arrest them and court order them in a drug rehab. Get rid of all of them infecting our streets.

It's probably more effective to go after the solicitation. I don't know these guys, but I bet they have more to lose than the girls working the avenue.

Yay Guys! Making Martinsburg the place it should be... One day at a time!! Great job!

Take out the trash!

Keep up the good work MPD, it's much appreciated.

Great Job MPD getting tired of seeing this go on up and down winchester Ave And on the corner of Queen and Burke street . Really There Is All types Of Jobs Here that have openings. So they don't have To make that choice of work . and Again need to shut down those nasty drug infestation motels On winchester Ave.

gotta give Merle dob 1947 at least an A for effort :)

You know most of these guys are married. Oh their poor wives. Gross

Keep up the great work!!!

Well done! Thanks for all your hard and difficult work MPD!

Legalize it, regulate it, tax it. Give them an area to do their business so it's not an eyesore to the public. Everyone wins!😊

Good job MPD.😀👍

Got the suitors, now for the sidewalk cinderellas. Thank you MPD.

well done MPD!

Keep up the good work. Love the pics, too.

Hmm simple contract for service .. cash for services. Oldest profession. No harm done, consenting adults.

Great job I think the girls and the { johns } faces should be published to the public

Look's like little Baltimore is going well LOL

Way to go

When is the department going to do #lipsyncchallenge?

Keep doing this, hire an entire crew to do this like 3 times a week and continue to do it for a year! I cringe when I see women throwing away their lives:(

Way to go!! Some people never learn. It's a shame decent people have to deal with all the criminal activity. Keep up the good work.

Thank you MPD!!!!!!!!!!!

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4th of July Parking Restrictions

The City of Martinsburg will sponsor fireworks on Wednesday, July 4th, 2018. The fireworks will be set off on the Townsend’s Farm between I-81 and North Tennessee Avenue in the area of Professional Court, the same as in past years. War Memorial Park will close at 8:30 pm and visitors will be escorted out of the park after that time. The pool will operate as normal and close at 5:00 pm. These areas will not be available for viewing the fireworks. Concessions and the mini golf course will be open from 11 am to dusk. There will be no special activities scheduled at the park.

For more information and parking restrictions, please visit the Martinsburg Police Department's website at:

www.martinsburgpd.org/2018/07/4th-of-july-parking-restrictions/
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4th of July Parking Restrictions

The City of Martinsburg will sponsor fireworks on Wednesday, July 4th, 2018. The fireworks will be set off on the Townsend’s Farm between I-81 and North Tennessee Avenue in the area of Professional Court, the same as in past  years. War Memorial Park will close at 8:30 pm and visitors will be escorted out of the park after that time. The pool will operate as normal and close at 5:00 pm. These areas will not be available for viewing the fireworks. Concessions and the mini golf course will be open from 11 am to dusk. There will be no special activities scheduled at the park.  

For more information and parking restrictions, please visit the Martinsburg Police Departments website at: 

http://www.martinsburgpd.org/2018/07/4th-of-july-parking-restrictions/

 

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it's sad that one idiot ruined it for the entire community to be able to have a place where we can all enjoy fireworks..

Well they should give it another chance and have it in park

So there's fireworks and no where to enjoy the, that makes sense

Still on as of now per City Police Department..

Bring your own chairs and body armor..

I think we should be grateful that the City and Parks and Rec even still donate the time and money to do fireworks. I applaud those who give their time with the permits and all of the volunteers that help with the display. Instead of complaining I think we should be grateful because those funds certainly could be put to other use. Lastly, I encourage everyone to think about the last time you watched fireworks and had a great time. Was it in a park filled with trees and lush foliage? Obstructed view fireworks aren't that fun. Not sure that a park is the best place to watch fireworks. Have a Happy 4th! I hope everyone appreciates the wonderful community in which we live!

I really wish the city and county would get together and have a big thing at the fair grounds and set them off at that place. They could have a concert and other activities all day long and it would be a great spot for families to set up a blanket and enjoy the fireworks

The incident at the park has been what.. 10 years? I really think this should be re-evaluated by the city council. Every year my family would have a picnic there and we would look forward to watching the fireworks there. One isolated incident has ruined years of enjoyment for many people. If you are running people out of there by dusk and then not really allowing them anywhere to watch the fireworks, what’s the point of even having them?

War memorial park and no special activities for the fourth. It's time for new leadership we are always going backwards with the old fashioned leadership

So sad we can't enjoy our park something needs to change

I thought there was to be no fireworks in city limits so it's ok for u to do it just not everybody else so much for freedom

tomorrow would be a great day to see an MPD officer do the lip sync challenge...come on MPD...lets go viral!!!

It sad that the park has to be closed for Fireworks 💥 have amazing time for 4th July police officers

Where do people need to sit to see the fireworks?

The scheduled Fireworks are still on for tonight they have not been cancelled. They will be lit off at 930pm at War Memorial Park. We would greatly appreciate if you would spread the word. Thank you all. --Dispatchers of the Martinsburg City Police.

Ah yes nothing say's freedom like authoritarian restrictions!

Wow this is unbelievable. Never heard of such a thing.

It is a shame that things have changed for the worse and we cannot even enjoy the fireworks from the park 😩

So where does the money come from for fireworks? That most can not watch!

Went to the park for fireworks since I was a kid back in the 80s, now we either set at Burger King parking lot or just stay home with the kids...

Following. Where is best place to watch with 2 young ones?

What time will the fireworks begin?

I can sit in front of our building and see them. Safe and entertained. Thank you MPD!

There are alot of viewing places

Anyone know when/how they would announce moving the date for rain?

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MPD Shuts Down 28th Drug House—Third Orem Property Cited Under Ordinance

The Martinsburg Police Department announced today the initiation of another case under the city’s “Drug House Ordinance” for the rental property at 507 South Raleigh Street. After a search warrant conducted by MPD officers on Tuesday night, the residence was discovered to be the location of a major illegal drug operation distributing large quantities of methamphetamine.

Continue reading at:
www.martinsburgpd.org/2018/06/mpd-shuts-down-28th-drug-house-third-orem-property-cited-under-ordi...
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MPD Shuts Down 28th Drug House—Third Orem Property Cited Under Ordinance
 
The Martinsburg Police Department announced today the initiation of another case under the city’s “Drug House Ordinance” for the rental property at 507 South Raleigh Street.  After a search warrant conducted by MPD officers on Tuesday night, the residence was discovered to be the location of a major illegal drug operation distributing large quantities of methamphetamine.

Continue reading at: 
http://www.martinsburgpd.org/2018/06/mpd-shuts-down-28th-drug-house-third-orem-property-cited-under-ordinance/

 

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This is wonderful, HOWEVER, is this law only within city limits? There is a 'suspected' drug house near my dad's house near Vanclevesville which is in the county. Are we just running them out of town for others to have to deal with? This needs to be county-wide if it is not!

Need to put this POS landlord out of business. Slapping him on the wrist is not going to stop him.

Literally in front of the sheriffs department.....🤦🏻‍♀️

I know city officials and other big wigs who have rental properties ... who also have "drug houses"...who's own significant others are the ones selling...while they single out others to keep the heat off them..

I know you guys are so flooded with all this stuff But please keep up with the great work! I know we want our children to not grow up to see this. Thank you!!!!!!!

Too bad Berkeley sheriff's dept won't go to capital heights, there have been so many incidents with drugs and attempted assault/rape and attempted arson but nobody will come out, there excuse is that it's private property. Smdh.

What a shock? Not! Another Orem drug house! Guess he is getting the flu more often and needs to keep his "meds" closer. Congratulations MPD!

So I’ll just be over here waiting for him to defend himself and blame everything and everybody else for something that is completely obvious to everyone.

Right next door to his bail bondsman business- and he never noticed or suspected anything? Hmmm.... And he felt he would make a good Sheriff and can’t even see such drug operations literally right under his nose.

Wow, well, good job MPD and all those involved! Thank you for shutting down another one! But how disconcerting to learn that Orem won't face any additional punishment for being in repeat violation.

Maybe as part of the “drug house ordinance” the owners of these properties should have a “three strike rule” 🤔 Clearly there is a lack of regard for this policy by the owner (in this particular case). If it happens once and the issue is amended and the owner cooperates/tries to make the situation “right”, that’s one thing... the second time is questionable, but a THIRD time?!?? Well, that just speaks for itself. I mean come on.

Perhaps, Mr. Orem, if you quit renting to the "wrong crowd" and doing illegal things, perhaps your name wouldn't be in the news so much. Take the "IL" out of illegal.

You would think as Chief of Police he could handle his position with a little more professionalism . I argued with him in his office about initiating this useless illegal ordinance (Prior to it being law.) At that time he swore to me it was being implemented to be able to go after out of state property owners who were neglecting their properties. Not for local landlords like myself . if they saw or were notified of an issue they would call us up and let us know. But to this day I have never received a call. Instead I read in the paper how an arrest occurred and I’m being cited. So when he first started targeting me I started subpoenaing him to eviction court and apparently embarrassing his. So now he is using is position to verbally degrade me. Well sir!! That house at Raleigh st is inspected monthly like all our properties. I can’t go thru their dresser drawers or in their pockets. That’s your job. So instead of trying to degrade me because I am not legally empowered to search properties or arrest offenders. You are. So what is it that I should have done ? I wasn’t aware of any prior police responses to this property. There wasn’t any obvious high foot traffic. And monthly walk thru inspections observed nothing out of the norm. Now let’s talk about how you are dropping the ball. First you haven’t called me once like you promised to alert me of any issue with any of my properties. Why did you lie ? Second you have 50 plus officers with arrest power and yet contrary to you slanted press release where you stated drug arrests are (down) where this ordinance has been enforced. The truth is that that’s because this ordinance does nothing more then move this element from one location to another. Drug and prostitution in the city is actually up. Maybe not at those certain houses. But in city limits. Additionally I never seem to see you use this ordinance on the city projects which we all know are infected and over run with drugs. And everyone with a scanner knows the calls to those apartments are almost daily. Additionally I am really appalled at the fact that just outside the police department parking lot is a building with multiple apartments that is owned by ( let’s say political people) that in the last year have had dozens of calls for drugs/ fights/ domestics and prostitution. Yet nothing done by you! One last thing. Even though I only touched the tip of my complaints with your rule. If you were truly professional you would either use everyone’s name in headlines when you use this ordinance. Or you would stop using just my name to sell yourself. Using only my name each time. out of the 28 or so cited really shows people something about you.

EXCELLENT WORK MPD! Let's run Orem out of town.

Kudos MPD! Mr. Orem, are your ‘walk thrus’ announced or do you perform these as surprise visits?? Too bad we can’t get a similar ordinance out in the County.

Maybe they should actually prosecute him.....

All you have to do is stand in the back parking lot behind the Apollo and watch the drug fireworks on spring street. “It’s like watching the “who’s who’s”. It’s rather obvious.

Can't even police his own drug infested property next door to his office...what a fine sheriff he would have been.

Orem should be behind bars, apparently he is untouchable.

So who owns the rest of the 25...why not mention them as well......... Why single out one of the property owners....yes others may be mentioned in the actual article ..but why chose orems name as the main topic...

Shut them down! Thanks for keeping our community safer and on the way to clean up the trash we have in our town. Be safe out there.

Why is it that we don't hear about other people property I know John Orem is the only person red song that has this issue going on

Thank you to our Police Officers.

Thank you MPD for trying to clean up our city. Great job.

Doing a good job,lot more to go. Also need to crack down on realtors that put these people into good neighborhoods.Realtors,that buy these houses cheap and ruin the neighborhoods.

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Patrolman Brian Jarvis has been selected as the Martinsburg Police Department’s Officer of the Month for June 2018.

Patrolman Brian Jarvis has been a member of the Martinsburg Police Department for over 2 years and is currently assigned as a patrol officer. Officer Jarvis has established a reputation as a dependable, well-rounded, and hardworking police officer. Brian’s consistent hard work is demonstrated by his productivity in just the past two months. While conducting traffic safety and enforcement patrol Brian issued 115 citations and 41 warnings and in conducting criminal investigations, he issued 16 criminal citations, obtained 12 arrest warrants, and physically arrested 13 criminal offenders.

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Patrolman Brian Jarvis has been selected as the Martinsburg Police Department’s Officer of the Month for June 2018.
 
Patrolman Brian Jarvis has been a member of the Martinsburg Police Department for over 2 years and is currently assigned as a patrol officer.  Officer Jarvis has established a reputation as a dependable, well-rounded, and hardworking police officer.  Brian’s consistent hard work is demonstrated by his productivity in just the past two months.  While conducting traffic safety and enforcement patrol Brian issued 115 citations and 41 warnings and in conducting criminal investigations, he issued 16 criminal citations, obtained 12 arrest warrants, and physically arrested 13 criminal offenders.  

Read more at:
http://www.martinsburgpd.org/officer-of-the-month/

 

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Congratulations, Brian, God protect you and bless you in your future.

Congratulations patrolman Brian Jarvis Bless You

Congratulations Patrolman Jarvis! Thank you for your service.

Congratulations well earned and well deserved

Congratulations, Brian 😘

Congratulations

Congratulations !

Congratulations!

Congratulations!

Awesome job. Congrats

Congratulations!!

Congratulations.

Congratulations!

Congratulations

Congratulations!

Congratulations

Congratulations

Congratulations

Congratulations!! 🎈

Congrats

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The Martinsburg Police Department sends it's condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Deputy Jacquin Moore. He touched many lives in our community and will be missed. ... See MoreSee Less

The Martinsburg Police Department sends its condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Deputy Jacquin Moore.  He touched many lives in our community and will be missed.Image attachmentImage attachment

 

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Prayers 🙏🏻

Rest in Peace brother.

I am still in shock over this. He was our SRO at the middle school. Just an all around nice guy: always a smile on his face & a willingness to help. Such a loss.

Prayers sent to his family he was an Awesome man

So sad. GOD needed a angel to sit beside his throne!!!

This gentleman went to school with my husband. We would love to show our support for his fellow officers and family. Does any body know when the service will be? Please PM me privately if need be. Thank you. And prayers for family and fellow law enforcement

Prayers

Thoughts and prayers to all who was touched by him in his short life.

Sending pryers

Prayers for the family and thank you for your service

Prayers sent to family,Thank you for your service,sorry for your loss,

God Bless his family. It’s very sad.

R.I.P. Deputy Jacquin Moore

Thank you for your service. Sorry for your loss.

God Bless Him And his Family..Sad news 🙏🏻R.I.P Deputy Moore!!! A lot of people have said he was an amazing man and deputy..

Prayers going up for Deputy Moore ' s family, friends and all Berkeley Co law enforcement agencies. Thanks for your service. God bless you all.

Prayers for family

Sending prayers. Rest in peace young man. Thank you for your service. Condolences to family and friends.

RIP

Thoughts and prayers for his family

So sad to lose one of our finest at such an early age. Condolences to family, friends and collegues

Prayers and thoughts our with his family

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UPDATE: We would like to thank the public for their assistance in helping identify and capture the suspect who robbed Olde Berkeley News on June 2nd. He was identified as Joseph Terrell Harry by MPD officers and taken into custody at a local motel. ... See MoreSee Less

UPDATE:  We would like to thank the public for their assistance in helping identify and capture the suspect who robbed Olde Berkeley News on June 2nd.  He was identified as Joseph Terrell Harry by MPD officers and taken into custody at a local motel.

 

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In the last week, I have sadly had to go sit at every infested hotel here, searching for a family member, the things I have seen is sad! Dealers coming right to the parking lot and doing it right in the open, now it is not just the heritage inn and the relax one, you also have knights inn, super 8, economy inn, martinsburg inn by big lots. I can never undo what I saw this last week! These hotels either need shut down or better management!

Notice they didn't mention the Motel name 🤣 Heritage inn from what I'm hearing.

Why do we even have motels in this town?

Glad to hear this, thanks to everyone involved.

Great job. I’m just wondering if he’s out on bail yet?

Awesome, job MPD! And citizens! 💙💙💙

Good deal

Good job MPD!

Awesome news

Good job!

Good job as always

Great news!

Good job. Thank You

Good

Yay

Yes💪

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NOTICE OF ROAD CLOSURES: SATURDAY, JUNE 09, 2018

On Saturday, June 9, 2018, the ROCS Classic Norwalk Soap Box Derby will be held in downtown Martinsburg. For this event, the below listed streets will be closed down at 4am on June 9th, and will remain closed until the event’s conclusion at approximately 3pm. During this event, parking will be prohibited as noted below after 4am. All vehicles parked in these areas will be towed away. Please make a note of this restriction and make arrangements to park elsewhere during that time. The Martinsburg Police Department appreciates your cooperation and understanding in advance.

The following streets will be closed to traffic and parking will be prohibited:
100 block of South Queen Street
200 block of South Queen Street
300 block of South Queen Street
100 block of East King Street
100 block of West King Street
100 block of East Stephen Street
100 block of West Stephen Street
200 block of South College Street
300 block of South College Street
200 block of South Spring Street
300 block of South Spring Street

The following streets will be closed to traffic without parking restrictions:
100 block of East John Street
100 block of West John Street
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NOTICE OF ROAD CLOSURES: SATURDAY, JUNE 09, 2018

On Saturday, June 9, 2018, the ROCS Classic Norwalk Soap Box Derby will be held in downtown Martinsburg. For this event, the below listed streets will be closed down at 4am on June 9th, and will remain closed until the event’s conclusion at approximately 3pm. During this event, parking will be prohibited as noted below after 4am. All vehicles parked in these areas will be towed away. Please make a note of this restriction and make arrangements to park elsewhere during that time. The Martinsburg Police Department appreciates your cooperation and understanding in advance.

The following streets will be closed to traffic and parking will be prohibited: 
100 block of South Queen Street 
200 block of South Queen Street 
300 block of South Queen Street 
100 block of East King Street 
100 block of West King Street 
100 block of East Stephen Street 
100 block of West Stephen Street 
200 block of South College Street 
300 block of South College Street 
200 block of South Spring Street 
300 block of South Spring Street

The following streets will be closed to traffic without parking restrictions: 
100 block of East John Street 
100 block of West John Street

 

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Karissa Ann McBee Parking may be tough.

Terry L. Paden Bush

Mindy Foster Lackey

Kris Kerens Jandora

Keith Funk

Dylan Baxter

Brian Davis

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The Martinsburg Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspect from a robbery. On Saturday, June 02, 2018, officers from the Martinsburg Police Department responded to 105 North Queen Street, in reference to a robbery that had just occurred. Officers spoke with the store employee at Olde Berkeley News, who advised a male had entered the business and approached the counter with a beer to purchase. While at the counter, the male reached over and punched the employee when the register opened up for the transaction. The male then took an undisclosed amount of currency and fled the store.
The male was described as an African American male with a beard, in his 30s, being approximately 5’11 and weighing 250lbs. He was wearing a yellow shirt, blue jeans, black shoes and black 2009 basketball state championship hat.
The employee was treated on scene by medical personnel and later released.
Anyone with information pertaining to this incident should contact the Martinsburg Police Department at 304-264-2100.
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The Martinsburg Police Department is seeking the publics assistance in identifying the suspect from a robbery.  On Saturday, June 02, 2018, officers from the Martinsburg Police Department responded to 105 North Queen Street, in reference to a robbery that had just occurred.  Officers spoke with the store employee at Olde Berkeley News, who advised a male had entered the business and approached the counter with a beer to purchase.  While at the counter, the male reached over and punched the employee when the register opened up for the transaction.   The male then took an undisclosed amount of currency and fled the store.   
The male was described as an African American male with a beard, in his 30s, being approximately 5’11 and weighing 250lbs.  He was wearing a yellow shirt, blue jeans, black shoes and black 2009 basketball state championship hat.  
The employee was treated on scene by medical personnel and later released.
Anyone with information pertaining to this incident should contact the Martinsburg Police Department at 304-264-2100.

 

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All that for an old English

This is one of those incidents when it would have gone down perfect for the good guys if the clerk had been carrying concealed or had a weapon accessible behind the counter.😡🔫

He looks so familiar ! Too bad banks didn't have cameras that took such good pics ! Hope hes caught ! Prayers up for the clerk !

He needs to be punched in the thoat!

I'm sure someone knows him. Old English 800 gave him the POWER !!!!!

I’d go back and check player rosters for that 2009 championship team. Bet there aren’t many of those hats floating around.

Hell probably shave off his beard now

That employee would be a friend of mine. She shoulda beat his azz.

that's an ole player... he's surely not 30!!!... drinking old English too???...

Omg prayers to whomever was working OMG!!!! He does look so familiar though

Glad the worker is ok. Very good picture of him, somebody will know him!

Never leave home without two in the chamber.

This is the store next to the blue and white which is hop skip and jump from the police station???? So i got question

Wonder if you took the beer with him if not you can get fingerprints off of it but I'm glad the clerk is okay

Robbie Grogg, guy getting some of the OEs in a can. Where is the fotey? 😂😂

The one beside Blue&white downtown..The employee is a good friend

I was just in there about 30 minutes ago. Wow people are crazy. I would’ve punched him in the throat.

That actually a malt beverage...

Obviously no effort in covering up his identity , perhaps he wants to get caught

Hope this picture helps to locate him....what the heck is wrong with people

I have recently seen this man on a wanted list.

Thank God the employee was alright. I hoe you guys catch him soon.

Has this guy been caught yet??

Wow! Scum!

Karen Sparkman were you the one that got punched?

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Last Thursday, a group of Burke Street Elementary School students from Ms. Tina Newcome's 2nd Grade class visited MPD on a field trip.

The kids were also accompanied by Speech Therapist Misty Merkel and given a guided tour by Lieutenant Scott Doyle and Deputy Chief George Swartwood.

The Burke Street 2nd graders are looking forward to coming back and help decorate the MPD Christmas tree next December!
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Tina Newcome

Earlier this month, Lieutenant Scott Funkhouser, Corporal Stephen Strickler and Patrolman Paul Lehman participated in the Police Unity Tour. As part of Chapter 4 out of Fairfax, Virginia, the officers joined approximately 100 other cyclists in riding 230 miles over 3 days to honor and remember officers killed in the line of duty.

Lt. Funkhouser rode in honor of Officer Jaimie Cox from Rockford, Illinois who was killed on November 5, 2017. Cpl. Strickler rode in honor of Corporal Stephen Ballard of the Delaware State Police who was killed on April 26, 2017. Ptlm. Lehman rode in honor of Lieutenant Aaron Crook of Bluefiled, WV who was killed on May 30, 2017.

Police Unity Tour is a national organization who's motto is "We Ride For Those Who Died." Along with raising awareness of those that paid the ultimate sacrifice, they fund the National Law Enforcement Officer's Memorial in DC.
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Earlier this month, Lieutenant Scott Funkhouser, Corporal Stephen Strickler and Patrolman Paul Lehman participated in the Police Unity Tour.  As part of Chapter 4 out of Fairfax, Virginia, the officers joined approximately 100 other cyclists in riding 230 miles over 3 days to honor and remember officers killed in the line of duty.  

Lt. Funkhouser rode in honor of Officer Jaimie Cox from Rockford, Illinois who was killed on November 5, 2017.  Cpl. Strickler rode in honor of Corporal Stephen Ballard of the Delaware State Police who was killed on April 26, 2017.  Ptlm. Lehman rode in honor of Lieutenant Aaron Crook of Bluefiled, WV who was killed on May 30, 2017.

Police Unity Tour is a national organization whos motto is We Ride For Those Who Died.  Along with raising awareness of those that paid the ultimate sacrifice, they fund the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in DC.Image attachmentImage attachment

 

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Wendy Hoffman, my town riding for yours! <3

💙💙💙

Carol Brake Strickler Duane Strickler

Congratulations

Congratulations how AWESOME!!

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A continuation from our previous post highlighting SRO James "Shane" Everhart. and his "buddy", Trevor Dolan. Last night, SRO Everhart was honored to present Trevor his diploma at Martinsburg High School's 140th Commencement Ceremony. ... See MoreSee Less

A continuation from our previous post highlighting SRO James Shane Everhart. and his buddy, Trevor Dolan.  Last night, SRO Everhart was honored to present Trevor his diploma at Martinsburg High Schools 140th Commencement Ceremony.

 

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Look at that smile from him seeing Officer Everhart!! Thanks Shane for loving these kids as much as you do!!

A moment in time neither will ever forget

Doesn't get any better than that! Congrats Trevor, and thank you Officer Everhart!

Such a positive example to not only our youth, but to individuals of all ages. Thank you for all you do!

🎉

Awww this is Awesome!!!

Nancy Cork Simpson

Awww! Congrats Trevor! And you are awesome Shane!

Hey Trevor!

That's my boy

Good stuff.

That’s awesome.

Congratulations!

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Martinsburg Police Department

We would love to see a great turnout on Friday, May 25th at Martinsburg High School for a basketball fundraiser between The Martinsburg Police Department and Staff and Alumni of the Boys and Girls Club. Admission is by donation and games begin at 6PM.Join us Friday as our staff, members, and alumni play against the Martinsburg Police Department! Games begin at 6pm. #boysandgirlsclubwv #greatfutures #MPD #MartinsburgPoliceDepartment #bball ... See MoreSee Less

We would love to see a great turnout on Friday, May 25th at Martinsburg High School for a basketball fundraiser between The Martinsburg Police Department and Staff and Alumni of the Boys and Girls Club.  Admission is by donation and games begin at 6PM.

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We wanted to share this post and recognize Patrolman Holloway for taking the time to make an impact on this young boys life.

 

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Jasmyne Holloway look at your Hubby!!

One of the best officers on the martinsburg police department.

He is an awesome guy and police officers!

He is a class act!! I had the honor of making his wedding cake. He is the best!

What a great not only patrolman but human being as well!

Angles in blue. Thank you for your service to our community.

Great job!!

Wonderful so thoughtful, Patrolman Holloway! Our children are our future.

This is the stuff that the media never show, well done. ....From a retired UK. cop.

It's so wonderful to read things like this. Thank you Patrolman Holloway for being such a good guy.

Awesome job

😂

One of the finest

Thank you!

You are the best police officer Martinsburg city police department has ever had on their force and we all thank you for you kindness and your hard work and dedication to our city thank tou officer holloway you are very much appreciated. Roderick Holloway

Great Job .

Definitely a great guy 100% in uniform or out hes one of the best and will go above and beyond to help anyone in need

What a Fabulous example ♡

Thank you patrolman Halloway

Community Policing at its best! Keep up the good work MPD!

Fantastic Officer & such a great person. Proud he is apart of our MPD!

He is a good officer!

Awesome work! Way to go..

This is great!! 🙂

God Bless this angel in blue, positive heartwarming news is what our world needs

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Senior Adairia Hardy and some other students wanted to make sure SRO James "Shane" Everhart did not forget them. The seniors "pranked" Officer Everhart by filling his office with balloons and streamers and bubble-wrapping his chair.

In the second picture, Officer Everhart is with Trevor Dolan. Officer Everhart and Trevor are buddies and Officer Everhart pushes Trevor out to the bus every day after school.

Officer Everhart does an outstanding job working with the students and developing a rapport with them.
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Senior Adairia Hardy and some other students wanted to make sure SRO James Shane Everhart did not forget them.  The seniors pranked Officer Everhart by filling his office with balloons and streamers and bubble-wrapping his chair. 

In the second picture, Officer Everhart is with Trevor Dolan.  Officer Everhart and Trevor are buddies and Officer Everhart pushes Trevor out to the bus every day after school.

 Officer Everhart does an outstanding job working with the students and developing a rapport with them.Image attachment

 

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This is so wonderful!! I remember Shane as a student, and have always joked with him that he made such a great school officer because he had probably tried all the tricks when he went there as a student!! He is such a nice young man, and I am so pleased that he is back home at MHS and having such a great impact on the students there! Way to go, Shane!! ❤️

Shane has always been an amazing person! Glad i had the chance to know him personally since middle school (10 years or so ago lmao)

Kam Winston

Adairia is a great girl!! How fun!

It's good to see the good the City police does

👍

So where does he go from here? Such a great person and officer! Great student too!

He is amazing with the students. And ware's his heart on his sleeve.

Shane is a wonderful person!

A wonderful person.........:)

Awesome job!!!

This is so great!!

Thank you for your Service

outstanding officer

So proud of the wonderful man you have become! I always knew you were special and had a kind heart. I still have my trophy and won't ever give it up!! Keep up the good work💙

Smile! Lol

Thank you Officer Everhart.

That's awesome!!!

Thank you for your service !

Great kids and an outstanding Officer!

This is awesome Shane!!!

I love you shane

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Martinsburg Police Officers, Ptl. James “Shane” Everhart and Ptl. Ryan Fritz, were recently honored at the 2018 Martinsburg Elks Lodge 778 Annual Law and Safety Day Banquet. Chief of Police Maury Richards presented the officers with Outstanding Officer plaques for their part in serving our community. Also presenting the plaques were Deputy Chief George B Swartwood and Elks Lodge ER Nanci Hovermale. Congratulations to Ptl. Everhart and Ptl. Fritz for their dedication and hard work. ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Congratulations

Way to GO!!!!

Congratulations to all

Congratulations to all!

Congratulations to all!

Congratulations Shane!

Congratulations to all of y’all

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As National Public Safety Telecommunications Week comes to a close, the Martinsburg Police Department would like to thank all of our hard-working dispatchers for their dedication. We recognize the stress and demands of the sometimes thankless job they do. They are a vital part to our officers' safety and assisting them in their duties. Thank you Martinsburg Police Dispatch and Berkeley County Central Dispatch, we honor and celebrate you! ... See MoreSee Less

As National Public Safety Telecommunications Week comes to a close, the Martinsburg Police Department would like to thank all of our hard-working dispatchers for their dedication.  We recognize the stress and demands of the sometimes thankless job they do.  They are a vital part to our officers safety and assisting them in their duties.  Thank you Martinsburg Police Dispatch and Berkeley County Central Dispatch, we honor and celebrate you!

 

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God bless you all.

:)

blessed be all

Yes thank you all...a hard working & dedicated group!

Thank all the dispatchers. You are very important in a police officer’s lives. Thank you for your service

Thank you all ♥️ we wouldn’t have any Lines without the Gold

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MPD Shuts Down 24th Drug House—Seizing $151K in Cocaine

The Martinsburg Police Department announced today the initiation of another case under the city’s “Drug House Ordinance” for a rental property at 2051 Harris Way in the Martins Landing apartment complex. Police Chief Maury Richards appeared before Martinsburg Chief Magistrate Ella Buckner to obtain an Order of Abatement to address illegal drug activity for Apartment 424 at this location, increasing the total number of shut down drug houses in the City to 24. The latest Drug House Ordinance action resulted from Monday’s search warrant and major drug seizure by the Martinsburg Police Department that recovered a quantity of cocaine worth an estimated street value of $151,600.

Read more at www.martinsburgpd.org/2018/04/mpd-shuts-down-24th-drug-house-seizing-151k-in-cocaine/
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MPD Shuts Down 24th Drug House—Seizing $151K in Cocaine 

The Martinsburg Police Department announced today the initiation of another case under the city’s “Drug House Ordinance” for a rental property at 2051 Harris Way in the Martins Landing apartment complex.   Police Chief Maury Richards appeared before Martinsburg Chief Magistrate Ella Buckner to obtain an Order of Abatement to address illegal drug activity for Apartment 424 at this location, increasing the total number of shut down drug houses in the City to 24.  The latest Drug House Ordinance action resulted from Monday’s search warrant and major drug seizure by the Martinsburg Police Department that recovered a quantity of cocaine worth an estimated street value of $151,600.  

Read more at http://www.martinsburgpd.org/2018/04/mpd-shuts-down-24th-drug-house-seizing-151k-in-cocaine/

 

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Periodically MPD should walk their drug dogs around the apartment houses.

That’s my boy!!! Great job guys!!

Another one bites the dust great job keep them comen

Yes great job. They are getting lots here on Eastern Shore

Well done folks.

So Proud of our MPD!! You guys Rock!!

Awesome job, I’m praying the Berkeley County drug force will start doing the the same outside the city limits.

Thank you for getting another one.

Way to go, MPD! Keep it up!

Awesome news Awesome job

Great job MPD

👮‍♂️👏👏👏

Great job MPD!!!

Thank you so much!

All police department's should do this

Keep up the great work!! I was warned about Martin's Landing when we first moved here almost 11 years ago.

Thank you for continuing to do this great work.

Thank You for your hard work to clean our city up!!

Great work guys!

Keep up the good work! Keeping the city safe and drug free is a hard 24/7 process so thanks for your hard work!

Get them too

Alright you guys!!!! Wonderful job!!!

Thankyou MPD. So proud of you

WTG!

Great job. Get all them thugs. There is another one 4 houses from me

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The Martinsburg Police Department is excited to announce that our 2017 Annual Report is now available for download from our website!

Click link to view 2017 Annual Report
www.martinsburgpd.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/2017-MPD-Annual-Report.pdf
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The Martinsburg Police Department is excited to announce that our 2017 Annual Report is now available for download from our website! 

Click link to view 2017 Annual Report
http://www.martinsburgpd.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/2017-MPD-Annual-Report.pdf