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On April 9, 2019 at approximately 10:24 am, officers were dispatched to 145 S. Main, Panera Bread, regarding a bomb threat the business received by mail. The Bowling Green State University Bomb-sniffing dog responded to the scene. Officers checked the … Continue reading
Update: Zachary Keller was arrested on April 5, 2019 for Felonious Assault and Ethnic Intimidation. He was lodged in the Wood County Justice Center. MISSION STATEMENT The Mission of the Bowling Green Police Division is to improve the quality of … Continue reading
On March 31, 2019 at approximately 3:26 am, officers were dispatched to 1548 E. Wooster, Waffle House, regarding an assault. Officers arrived and spoke with the victims and witnesses. During the investigation, officers learned the two suspects used racial … Continue reading
Officers are investigating a traffic crash at Poe and North Main. The traffic signal is out and officers are manually directing traffic. Please use caution or avoid the area if possible. If you must use this intersection treat it as … Continue reading
The evacuation order for the downtown area of Bowling Green has been lifted. Residents and business owners are able to return to the area. Parts of Main and Clough street will remain closed while repairs are being completed.
Mandatory evacuation ordered due to a gas leak at Clough and Main. Evacuation area: Main Street from Washington to Wooster Street. Clough Street from Prospect to Church. Road closures for this area are active.
On March 21, 2019 at approximately 4:24 am officers responded to 232 Varsity North to take a report of a vehicle that had been broken into. Officers arrived on scene and discover that the vehicle window had been broken out. … Continue reading
On March 23, 2019 the March Mayhem Training Run and Half Marathon will be taking place in Bowling Green. The Run will cause traffic closures from 8 AM until 12 PM on E. Poe between Willard and Dunbridge Road as … Continue reading
On March 19, 2019 the Bowling Green Police Division responded to the areas of the 1400 block of Clough and 100 block of State St. regarding numerous reports of vehicles that had been broken into. Officers responded to the area … Continue reading
On March 15, 2019 the Bowling Green Police Division responded to several businesses located on Wooster Street regarding a possible scam. Officers were advised that the below pictured female entered multiple stores and claimed to be on a food drive … Continue reading