News Flash

Posted on: June 30, 2020

Criminal Damage to Property - Update

On Sunday evening an individual was arrested for criminal damage to property and a news release regarding the incident was disseminated. Following the news release there has been concern expressed from the LGBTQ community and others regarding the misgende...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2020

Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm Investigation

On 06-26-2020, at 10:35 p.m., Carbondale Police Officers responded to the 700 block of North Giant City Road in reference to multiple reports of shots fired.  Officers learned the suspect fired several shots at individuals believed to be in a veh...

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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
Posted on: June 26, 2020

Missing Person Investigation

Missing Person Investigation (From Indiana)

The City of Carbondale Police Department is assisting the Evansville, Indiana Police Department in locating Dawnita L. Wilkerson, age 44, of Evansville, Indiana. Dawnita is described as a black female, 5&rsqu...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: June 26, 2020

Missing Person Found Safe

Missing/Suicidal Person Found Safe – Update

The Carbondale Police Department is pleased to report officers located 18 year old Rakim Verner safe and in good health in rural Jackson County in a remote area near US Highway 51 south of Carbondale at...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: June 25, 2020

Missing Suicidal Person

Missing Suicidal Person Investigation

The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing person from Chicago, Il. Rakim J. Verner, 18 years old.  Rakim left Chicago on an Amtrak train on ...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Business Burglary Investigation- Arrest

Ebony Bradley - Farr

On 06-01-2020 at approximately 12:34 a.m., City of Carbondale Police officers responded to an alarm at Blue Fish Liquors, 2335 Sweets Drive, and initiated a burglary investigation. During the course of the investigation, officers arrested Ebony A. Bradley...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Missing Juvenile - Located

 

On 06-18-20 at approximately 2:59 p.m., Amarion Roberts was located by the Murphysboro Police Department.  Roberts was found in good health and unharmed.

Prior Release:

The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the public&...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: June 18, 2020

Auto Burglary Prevention

The City of Carbondale Police Department is currently investigating several auto burglaries throughout the City in which the vehicles were left unattended and unlocked. Please keep in mind that locking the doors on your car is the best way to prevent a bu...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: June 18, 2020

Missing Person Investigation – Habitual Runaway

The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile. Amarion T. Roberts, age 16, was last seen on 06-13-2020 at about 10:00 p.m. in the 400 block of South Marion Street in Carbondale. &am...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: June 15, 2020

Recovered Missing Juvenile

Recovered Missing Juvenile

On 06-15-2020 the City of Carbondale Police Department met with Larryhon (Larry) D. Granger who returned back to his residence and was found to be safe and in good health.

Prior Release: The City of Carbondale Police Department is...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: June 12, 2020

Theft Investigation

On 06-10-2020, at 4:25 p.m., Carbondale Police Officers responded to the 400 block of West Monroe Street in reference to a report of a theft from a person.  The victim reported being inside a parked car with friends when the suspect ran up to the...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: June 12, 2020

Aggravated Battery with a Firearm Investigation

On 06-11-2020, at 10:36 p.m., Carbondale Police Officers responded to the 900 block of West Sycamore Street in reference to a report of person who received a non-life threatening gunshot wound.    Officers located the victim, who was tra...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: June 9, 2020

Business Burglary Investigation - Update

Blue Fish 3

On 06-01-2020 at approximately 12:34 a.m.  City of Carbondale Police officers responded to an alarm at Blue Fish Liquors, 2335 Sweets Drive. Officers found the suspects forced entry into the business, stole property and fled.  The invest...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: June 9, 2020

Aggravated Battery with a Firearm

On 06-05-20 at approximately 11:32 p.m., City of Carbondale Police officers responded to Memorial Hospital of Carbondale in reference to a gunshot victim. Officers learned a 17 year old male victim was shot and the incident occurred in the 300 block of We...

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Police-Press Releases