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2013 Annual Report

March 19th, 2014

2013 Annual Report


August 16th, 2013


Honored Employees

June 21st, 2013

                                                                                                       Officer of the Year                        Detective of the Year            Telecommunicator of the Year

Missing Persons

November 28th, 2012

Case # 14-34137 - Detectives are searching forAshley Dillion Higgs who was reported missing by family members in April, 2014. If you have information on her whereabouts, please call OPD at 270-687-8888, or leave an anonymous tip on the Crime Stoppers tip line at 270-687-8484.  Click HERE for more information and a photo. ************************************************************************************************************ Case # - 12-106575 -      Have you seen Wilbur "Willie" Pate? If you have any information on his whereabouts, please contact the Owensboro Police Department at 270-687-8888, or leave an anonymous tip on the Crime Stoppers tip line at 270-687-8484.      Click  HERE for pictures.

Crime Stoppers

December 20th, 2011

        The Daviess County Sheriff’s Office is investigating multiple cases that occurred over a two week period at Yellow Creek Park’s Pioneer Village, located at 5620 Highway 144.  Detectives say that on Saturday, July 19th, at approximately 7:15 a.m., an investigation of arson was opened in reference to an active structure fire involving the blacksmith’s cabin. The fire caused extensive damage to the front and side of the building.  Detectives returned to the park on Monday, July 28th, and observed a picnic table that had been burned and forced entry to the school house building.  On Tuesday, July 29th investigators located a cabin on the property that also showed signs of unlawful entry.  The Kentucky State Fire Marshall’s office is offering a $1000.00 reward for information leading to an arrest in the arson case.    If you have a tip on this crime, please call the Daviess County Sheriff's Office at 270-685-8444, or leave an anonymous tip on the Crime Stoppers tip line at 270-687-8484.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           To see more cases click here.    

Criminal Record Reports

August 19th, 2010

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  •  It contains more than 4 million records that cover all misdemeanor and traffic cases for at least the last five years and felonies dating back to 1978.

OPD Range Firing Dates

July 27th, 2009

range flagThe OPD firing range is located at 1500 Hillbridge Road Utica, KY.  It will be utilized for firing the following dates:

  • September 8, 9, 10, 11, & 12, 2014 (day & evening hours)
  • September 4, 2014 (day & evening hours)
  • August 11 & 12, 2014 (day & evening hours)
  • August 4, 5, 6, 7, & 8, 2014 (day & evening hours)
  • July 16 & 17, 2014 (day & evening hours)
  • June 13, 2014 (day & evening hours)
  • May 28 & 29, 2014 (day & evening hours)
  • May 22 & 23, 2014 (day & evening hours)
  • May 20th, 2014 (day & evening hours)
  • May 15 & 16, 2014 (day & evening hours)

News Releases

January 8th, 2009

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Accident Reports

December 22nd, 2008

The Owensboro Police Department now provides online access to accident reports. The accident reports are in Adobe PDF and your browser must have Java enabled to download a report. The following are required to obtain a copy of your accident report online:

  • your report number
  • report date
  • last name
  • and a ten dollar fee payable by credit card
Online Accident Reports   Did a Police Officer instruct you to get a "Civilian Traffic Collision Report" form?  Click here to get the form, then mail the completed form to the address listed at the top of the form.