Thursday, October 16, 2014

WRHS vs. NHS Parking

Friday, October 17, 2014 the Sacred Heart Catholic Church parking lot will be CLOSED for football parking from 3:30PM-6:30PM.
This information is especially important for Warner Robins High School fans. WRHS fans will be seated on the visitor’s side for the match up against Northside High School and will not be able to park in the church parking lot until after 6:30PM, due to a funeral mass for SMSgt. James Swartz. 

 Please make note of this solemn event. 

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Take a "Walk on the Wild Side"

Release date: October 14, 2014
Event: “A Walk on the Wild Side”
Date/time: October 25, 2014/ 10AM-3PM
Location: Ted Wright Park on Moody Road

On Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 10AM until 3PM USS Robins will host “A Walk on the Wild Side” at Ted Wright Park, a fund raiser to benefit the Warner Robins Animal Control. 

Events include a dog costume contest, police K9 demonstration, pet adoptions, on site Micro-chipping and vaccinations. 

All proceeds will go to the Warner Robins Animal Control. 

For more information on “A Walk on the Wild Side” please contact Warner Robins Police Department Public Information Officer, Jennifer Parson at (478) 302-5417. 

Pedestrian Fatality on Houston Lake Road

Release date: October 14, 2014
Incident: Pedestrian Fatality
Date/time: October 13, 2014/ 10:33PM
Location: Intersection of Houston Lake Road and Esplanade Drive

At approximately 10:33PM, October 13, 2014, officers responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian traffic accident at the intersection of Houston Lake Road and Esplanade Drive. 

62-year old Jerry Chambers was headed northbound on Houston Lake Road in a 1997 Honda Civic when he struck 77-year old Richard King. 

King was attempting to cross Houston Lake Road in an unlit area of the roadway, outside of a crosswalk, when he was struck by Chambers’ vehicle. King was transported to the Houston Medical Center, and later died as a result of his injuries. 

No charges have been filed at this time. 

Officer Chris Fussell with the Warner Robins Police Department’s Traffic Division is investigating the incident. For more information contact Officer Fussell at (478) 293-1038. 

Monday, September 29, 2014

WRPD's First 'Coffee with a Cop'

Monday, the Warner Robins Police Department hosted their first 'Coffee with a Cop' event at Starbucks on Watson Boulevard.

Several members of the community came out to ask our officers questions and to have some coffee.

Officer Brian Hubbard,  Officer Kirk Lowry, Officer Ed Smith, Officer Matt Smith, and Officer Trent Van Lannen did a great job representing the Warner Robins Police Department.

Over one hundred people showed up to celebrate National Coffee Day with WRPD.

WRPD would like to thank Starbucks for hosting our first of many 'Coffee with a Cop' events. 

Friday, September 26, 2014

WRPD Haunted House to Open in Old Police Building

Release date: September 26, 2014
Date: October 23, 24, 25, 30, 31st and November 1st 
Time: 7PM-11PM; 
           Halloween Night 6PM-11PM
           Kiddie Trick-or-Treat 6PM-7PM

Location: Old Police Dept. Building
    800 Young Avenue (behind City Hall)

Warner Robins Police Dept. to host Haunted House to benefit Special Olympics

The Warner Robins Police Department will be putting on a haunted house at the old police station, 800 Young Avenue, the last two weekends in October. 
Opening night of the WRPD Haunted House will be Thursday, October 23rd from 7PM-11PM. The spooking will continue October 24, 25, 30, 31st and conclude November 1st
Halloween night we will open our doors an hour early to allow younger children to trick-or-treat throughout the not-so-haunted, haunted house from 6PM-7PM. 
Pre-sale tickets are available for $8 at several local businesses: Circle Ace Hardware on Commercial Circle, The Costume Shop of Georgia on Watson Boulevard, Daylight Donuts on Russell Parkway, and Martin’s Barbecue on Watson Boulevard and S. Houston Lake Road. Tickets at the door are $10 a person. 
All proceeds will go toward Special Olympics. 

For more information on the WRPD Haunted House please contact, Public Information Officer Jennifer Parson at (478) 302-5417. 

Come Have Coffee with a Cop

When: Monday, September 29, 2014 

Time: 8AM-10AM

Where:  Starbucks at 2729 Watson Boulevard

Stop by Starbucks on Watson Boulevard, Monday, September 29, 2014 from 8AM to 10AM to talk with some of our officers with the Warner Robins Police Department.

We will be hosting our first Coffee with a Cop with the Warner Robins Police Department, and hope you'll join us for some good coffee and conversation.

We'll also be offering $2 off coffee coupons for the first 50 people who arrive.