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Recent Crime News
Tuesday Apr 22 | via Newport Plain Talk
Newport Police Department officers found a third meth lab "pot" with the illegal drug after they went to the residence of a couple who had been caught earlier with mobile meth labs in their vehicle.On Friday, April 18, at 3:15 a.m., NPD Patrolman Josh Holt had made a traffic stop on a Honda driven by Joshua Moore, of 519 Old Knoxville Highway, in ... (more) Comment?
Friday Apr 4 | via Newport Plain Talk
Stephen Ryan Miller, 23, 1016 Walker Hill Way, Newport, faces numerous charges following his arrest on Thursday, by Cocke County Sheriff Department Detective Jason Oury. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 1 | via Knoxville News Sentinel
The emergency management director for Cocke County has been placed on unpaid administrative leave after he was arrested and charged with assaulting his wife, officials said. 14 comments
Friday Mar 28 | via Newport Plain Talk
A high-speed chase in Newport ended with the arrest of the fleeing driver, and 17 charges leveled at him, the Newport Police Department reported.Zachariah W. Martin, 21, of 108 English St., in Newport, was charged with speeding, reckless endangerment, violation of a traffic light law, failure to yield to an emergency vehicle, running five "Stop" ... (more) Comment?