Note this is separate from the GV Police Luncheon tomorrow at 12:30. I would like to take this opportunity to invite you to attend the February 26th Block Watch Community Meeting for the South Side. These meetings are held at the Barack Recreation Center (580 E Woodrow Ave), the fourth Wednesday of every month (except December) beginning at 6:30pm.This …
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GV Police lunches are the last Thursday of every month, 12:30 p.m. at the German Village Meeting Haus, 588 S. Third St. The monthly 11th Precinct Police Luncheon is always the last Thursday of the month, unless otherwise noted in the Scheurer Room of the German Village Meeting Haus. Join fellow residents and our 11th Precinct Police Officers for …View full post
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Below are some frequently asked questions and other Cyberblockwatch Q&As. What is Cyberblockwatch? CBW is a social website used to share crime information and safety tips wthin indvidual neighborhood(s). It is 100% citizen-managed from the front end: Registered Users (neighbors) submitting Crime Alerts and back end: Volunteer Citizen Administrators (also neighbors)View full post
Welcome to Cyberblockwatch.com, a citizen-managed blog used to share crime alerts and safety tips in German Village & Schumacher Place neighborhoods. REPORT. It is recommended that you report your situation to the Columbus Police by calling 911 for emergencies or (614) 645-4545 for non emergencies before posting a Crime Alert. POST. Become a registered user …View full post
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Lady saw glass on kitchen floor and discovered a hole in the back door glass (covered by a curtain), went up stairs, came down 15 minutes later and was cleaning the glass off the floor when a gloved hand appeared through the hole in the glass and under the curtain. She yelled “Help ,they’re breaking …
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Next Police Luncheon Is Thursday The monthly 11th Precinct Police Luncheon will be next Thursday February 27 at 12:30 p.m. at the German Village Meeting Haus. Bring your questions and concerns so our officers and safety officials can help. This exchange of information helps our police officers in keeping our village as safe as possible. …
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Duplex. On 02/12/2014, tenant #1 woke to no mailbox, on 02/14/14, tenant #2 woke to no mailbox. Neighbor across the street says their mailbox was stolen last weekend.
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Came home and found a package delivered by USPS was open and packing material pulled out. Contents still there. Apparently theif doesn’t “craft.” Have him on tape. Police came and looked at tape. Since he didn’t steal contents there’s not much to do. Will have my packages shipped elsewhere. Very brazen. Don’t know how to …
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Small 2″ copper downspout stolen from front porch gutter.in middle of night. I knew they’d get to it one of these days.
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Theft of 3 copper downspouts. Just noticed it today (02/03) not sure when they were actually stolen. Taken from the side and back of house. Would have had to jump/climb over fences. This is the 3rd time we’ve had downspouts taken. Have all sides of the house lit up with spot lights.
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Here are ways to make it harder to steal downspouts and can look great on your house too! Criminals are looking for this equipment from hardware yards, on houses under construction, and even hanging on homes where people are living. They pull or cut the gutters and downspouts down and flee quickly; often, the theft …
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Theft of copper downspouts; 2nd time in the last couple of weeks = switching to aluminum.
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1-30-14 Police Meeting Topics Six 11th Precinct Staff, 24 members of the public Neighbors are advised to serve as the eyes and ears of police. If you see something suspicious, call. If something is in progress, dial 911. If it isn’t an emergency, call 645-4545. You are a vital part of communication and patrol patterns. …
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I was sitting on the couch when I heard noise on my porch. I looked out the window to see 1 young boy (approx 10) climbing over the railing of my porch. There were 2 young boys (approx. same age) waiting for him 2 houses down and saw me. They all took off before I …
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ALL SOUTH SIDERS WELCOME! Have a question for the men and women in blue who protect our neighborhood? Grab a neighbor and join us for an evening police meeting at German Village Society Meeting Haus Brent Warner Fest Hall next Thursday, January 30, at 7 p.m. The officers of Columbus’ 11th Police Precinct will answer …
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Suspect entered our back yard and had a cart waiting in the alley behind our house. He stole metal sculptures, bird feeders and hangers, a copper bird bath and metal stand. A neighbor happened to hear the noise, went down to confront the suspect, but he had already left the scene. We have also been told by …
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