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Child protection program under way

November 23, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Worthington Director of Public Safety Mike Cumiskey and Nobles County Sheriff Kent Wilkening are organizing the 51st annual Child Safety and Crime Prevention Program geared toward students ages 5-18 in the public and Christian schools. Continue Reading

Woman in midst of cross-country move is King Turkey’s Day guest of honor

September 14, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON A roller derby girl moving from North Hampton, Mass., to Orange County, Calif., was arrested Friday afternoon for the annual King Turkey Day Arrest-A-Guest tradition.
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Letters: Nite to Unite made possible by many

August 9, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

On behalf of the Worthington Police Department, I would like to thank everyone who attended this year’s Nite to Unite. Continue Reading

Dawson, Worthington Police Department gear up for Cop and Top

May 6, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Second annual event is fundraiser for Special Olympics Minnesota
WORTHINGTON Last year, Worthington Police Officer Jacki Dawson hoped to raise at least $2,500 for Special Olympics Minnesota (SOMN) by organizing a “Cop on Top” Law Enforcement Torch Run event, in which law enforcement officers, in shifts, sit on top of a building for 24 hours straight. Continue Reading

Entities asked to register AEDs for dispatch use

February 17, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Police chief says mapping of devices could save lives
WORTHINGTON Unlike 35 other states in the U.S., Minnesota has no official laws or rules regarding registration of automated external defibrillators, or AEDs. Continue Reading

Budget cuts take national bite out of McGruff

February 16, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

House and truck safe haven program are being eliminated
WORTHINGTON Since his inception by the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) in 1978, McGruff the Crime Dog has been encouraging people to help “take a bite out of crime.” But citizens will be seeing less of McGruff in the near future.
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Rash of vehicle thefts over weekend

March 21, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Authorities advise citizens to lock their cars
WORTHINGTON The Worthington Police Department is looking for information on possible suspects involved in the theft of three vehicles over the weekend. Continue Reading