A Saline County man is behind bars after Carmi Police say he attempted to fraudulently return items at Tractor Supply and subsequently fled. According to reports, 43 year old Joshua Gibbs of Harrisburg was arrested just before 9pm Wednesday night after authorities were called... Read More.
A Crossville man took a deputy with the White County Sheriff’s Department on a wild goose chase through residential yards and alley ways. At around 8:20 Saturday morning, while on routine patrol, Sgt Craig Poole noticed an individual cutting through a backyard area. Poole... Read More.
Want a guaranteed trip to the White County Jail? Trying to flee or elude police officers is a sure fire way to do the trick. On Wednesday, March 30, 30 year old Daniel Desper of 701 N Summit Street in Carmi was driving a... Read More.
A Carmi man has been charged with home invasion after attempting to break into anther Carmi man’s home. On Friday, November 19th, 22 year old Leif Harper of 120 Woodlawn Street in Carmi was pulled over and arrested by the Illinois State Police at... Read More.
After a Fast Track grant effort failed and with another funding program pending, the Carmi City Council will make another effort to make some needed improvements to what’s come to be known as the Hillsdale... Read More.
Fairview Heights, Ill. – U.S. Attorney Steven D. Weinhoeft and FBI Special Agent in Charge Sean M. Cox announced today that 14 men have been federally charged for attempting to engage in sexual activity with minors. The cases are the result of an FBI led operation... Read More.
A 47 year old Mt. Vernon, IN man, Ryan C. Reynolds was arrested by the White County Sheriff’s Department Tuesday afternoon on a felony charge of Unlawful Possession of a Stolen Vehicle and a misdemeanor charge of Fleeing or Attempting to Elude Police. The... Read More.
White County Sheriff’s authorities are continuing to investigate a Criminal Damage to Property, Obstructing Justice, and Leaving the Scene of an Accident complaint that were filed by and with the department yesterday afternoon. It was a little after 1:15am this morning when White County... Read More.
Monday afternoon, Carmi Police responded to a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Oak Street and Industrial Drive. According to the crash report, Junior Russell of Enfield failed to stop at the stop sign and struck an SUV driven by Crystal Dicus of Carmi. ... Read More.
At 2:36 am Saturday morning, Carmi Police responded to an alarm at the CVS pharmacy. Dispatch advised responding officers of broken glass on the entrance door, and multiple motion sensors inside the building. Officers secured... Read More.