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Livin On Tunnel Time…The Middlesboro Police Diaries

The Joker: Christmas Day 2018 around 6:30 P.M. Officer Christopher Barnes (Big C.) and Sgt. Barry Cowan (Big Bear) had a "pre-approved" safety checkpoint set...

Big Bear Does Us A Favor…The Middlesboro Police Diaries

The Joker: 12/23/18 just before 5 P.M. Sgt. Barry Cowan has set up a Bear Trap out at the Bella Gardens Apartments. Suddenly SNAP!!!, the...

A High Speed Chase In The Boro On Christmas Eve…The Middlesboro Police Diaries

The Joker: It's the night before Christmas in the Boro and one would think it would be quiet. Banish that thought!!! Many are out at...

A Christmas Carol…The Middlesboro Police Diaries

The Joker: According to the CDC, the Opioid epidemic is getting worse. There were about 70k overdose deaths in the U.S. in 2017 and about...

Drug Users Stay While Drug Dealers Go Home For Christmas…The Middlesboro Police Diaries

  The Joker: 12/17/18 Right after midnight. Officer Christopher Barnes (Big C.) makes a traffic stop on 28th and Winchester Avenue. Approaching the car, a 1998...

Hit And Run Begins In Middlesboro And Ends In Laurel County…The Middlesboro Police Diaries

The Joker: On Wednesday afternoon, Mr. Forhome of East Bernstadt Kentucky was visiting Ms. Betty Needsluv of Middlesboro at her home in the Noetown section...

Thunder Only Happens When It’s Raining…The Middlesboro Police Diaries

The Joker: 12/19/18 at 3 A.M. in the morning over on Chester Avenue it's cold and the night is dark as pitch. Something is about...

32 Times Booked Into Bell County Jail…The Middlesboro Police Diaries

The Joker: Before I even start, if this article doesn't infuriate you, it ought to scare you. It is hard to believe that this could...

A Big Orange Crime Wave Hits The Boro…The Middlesboro Police Diaries

The Joker: I'm going to start this off with a little variance from the usual. On 12/18/18 The Kentucky Department Of Probation And Parole arrested...

Make My Night…The Middlesboro Police Diaries

The Joker: 12/17/18. Four o'clock in the morning, out on Turner Smith Ln. where about an hour before, a drama just ended. Lt. Josh Burchett...