News Flash

Posted on: November 26, 2020

Train Crash

On 11-25-20 at approximately 10:48 p.m., officers of the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to the area of the railroad crossing on Main Street.  Officers learned a driver mistakenly drove a passenger vehicle onto the railroad tracks,...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: November 25, 2020

Update - Home Invasion/ Aggravated Battery with a Firearm.

On 11-08-20 at approximately 9:30 pm, City of Carbondale Police Officers responded to the 500 block of South University Avenue regarding a victim with a gunshot wound to their leg.  The investigation revealed the victim is an acquaintance of the ...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: November 20, 2020

Carbondale Police Department Collecting Toys and Coats for Annual Christmas Store

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CARBONDALE – The Carbondale Police Department needs your help in collecting new coats and toys for children in our community. The department is again hosting the Annual Coat Drive and Christmas Store, which are gre...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: November 20, 2020

Missing Juveniles

The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating two missing juveniles, Isaiah L. Pryor and Kyshon L. Frye.

Isaiah was last seen on 11/19/2020 at approximately 1:00 a.m. in the 600 block of North Carico S...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Robbery Investigation

On 11-16-20 at approximately 11:54 p.m., officers of the City of Carbondale
Police Department responded to the 800 block of East College Street inreference to a report of a robbery.  Officers learned the suspect lured the
victim to the rear o...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Robbery Investigation

On 11-12-20 at approximately 5:35 p.m., officers of the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to the 1400 block of East Walnut Street in reference to a report of a robbery.  Officers learned the suspect grabbed the victim and a struggle ...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Update-Home Invasion/ Aggravated Battery with a Firearm.

On 11-08-20 at approximately 9:30 pm, City of Carbondale Police Officers responded to the 500 block of South University Avenue regarding a female with a gunshot wound to her leg.  During the course of the investigation, detectives identified and ...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2020

Home Invasion/ Aggravated Battery w/ Firearm

On 11-08-20 at approximately 9:30 pm, City of Carbondale Police Officers responded to the 500 block of South University Avenue regarding a victim with a gunshot wound to their leg.  The investigation revealed three male acquaintances known by the...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2020

Attempted Theft Investigation

On 11-05-20 the City of Carbondale Police Department was made aware of two suspicious people who were trying to steal items from a person’s mail box and vehicle.  The victim had his personal data hacked at his place of employments and l...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: November 6, 2020

Unlawful Use of Weapon by Felon/ Poss. Controlled Substance.

On 11-06-20 at approximately 1:42 a.m., a City of Carbondale Police Officer observed two males with flashlights suspiciously looking around a parking lot in the 1200 block of E. Grand Avenue.   The males were identified as Victor Riley, 19 years ...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Criminal Trespass to Residence Investigation

On 11-05-2020 at approximately 6:25 a.m., Carbondale Police Officers responded to the 500 block of East Willow Street in reference to a report of a home invasion in progress. Officers learned the suspect fled east toward the 800 block of North Wall Street...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: October 26, 2020

Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm Investigation

On 10-25-20 at approximately 1:48 a.m., City of Carbondale Police Officers responded to a complaint of shots fired in the 300 block of E. Walnut St.  At this same time, a Jackson County Deputy was driving through the area and witnessed a vehicle ...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2020

Aggravated Battery with a Firearm Investigation

On 10-02-2020 at approximately 2:13 p.m., City of Carbondale Police Department officers responded to the 800 block of N. Marion in reference to a report of shots fired.  Officers learned unknown suspects fired shots in the area from a moving vehi...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2020

Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm Investigation

On 10-04-2020 at approximately 9:33 p.m., City of Carbondale Police Department officers responded to the 400 block of E. Snider in reference to a report of shots fired.  Officers learned unknown suspects fired shots in the area from a moving vehi...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: September 30, 2020

City of Carbondale Names Interim Chief of Police

CARBONDALE – City Manager Gary Williams has named Deputy Chief Stan Reno as the Interim Chief of Police. Deputy Chief Reno will replace Chief of Police Jeff Grubbs, whose last day is today, September 30.

Deputy Chief Reno was born and raised in C...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: September 28, 2020

Aggravated Battery with a Firearm Investigation

On 09-26-2020 at approximately 2:49 a.m., City of Carbondale Police Department officers responded to the 800 block of West High Street in reference to a report of shots fired.  While responding, officers learned two victims with non-life threaten...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: September 22, 2020

Missing Adult

On 09-21-20, the Carbondale Police Department was notified that Robin Williams, white female, 41 years old, of West Frankfort was last seen in Carbondale before May of 2020. Williams is a white female, 5”00”, 120 lbs. Williams may be w...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Missing Adult

On 08-29-20, the Carbondale Police Department was notified that Marvin Simpson, 42 years old, of St. Louis, Mo was last seen in Carbondale on 08-26-20. Marvin was last seen in the Tatum Heights area at approximately 11:00 p.m. Marvin is 5’08&...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: July 14, 2020

Missing Juvenile

The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile, Edgar E. Rivera, age 15. Edgar was last seen on 07-10-2020 at 2:00 a.m. in the 1200 block of West Main Street. Rivera is described as ...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2020

Criminal Damage to Property

Criminal Damage to Property

 

On June 28, 2020 at approximately 6:00 p.m., City of Carbondale Police Officers monitored a group of approximately 30 people demonstrating and marching through the City as a part of a planned protest. Officers assisted...

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Police-Press Releases