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Gazette opinion: An urgent call to support public safety services in Billings

Gazette opinion: An urgent call to support public safety services in Billings

The burgeoning number of calls to the Billings Police Department puts pressure on the 911 Center at Fire Station No. 1. Dispatchers working 24/7 are the unsung heroes of our community’s struggle to maintain the public safety services people expect from Montana’s largest city.

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Standoff in South Billings ends without injury, three in custody

Standoff in South Billings ends without injury, three in custody

Three people are in police custody after a standoff ended after two hours Monday afternoon.

September 08, 2014 1:00 pm Photos

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Weekend vandals. Billings police received 28 reports of windows broken out of cars, homes and businesses Aug. 22-24. Vandals threw rocks, and shot BB guns and marbles, damaging Heights property between Wicks Lane and River Oaks Drive and also in an area west of 24th Street West and north of…

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Man taken to hospital after crashing into Heights home

Man taken to hospital after crashing into Heights home

A 30-year-old Billings man was taken to St. Vincent Healthcare on Wednesday after driving a GMC Envoy into a home at 1315 Governors Blvd.

August 20, 2014 9:00 am Photos

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Police: K9 escaped from officer’s residence, bit woman

A police dog escaped from an officer’s residence on Aug. 11 and bit a woman on the chin, Billings Police Lt. Kevin Iffland said Monday.

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Authorities identify man who fell from the Rims on Thursday

Authorities identify man who fell from the Rims on Thursday

Authorities have identified the 22-year-old Billings man who fell from the Rims late Thursday night. 

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Farmer’s bequest. Paul Metzger’s generosity will support local health care for generations. A retired farmer and successful investor, Metzger passed away in May, bequeathing $19 million to Billings Clinic and $19 million to St. Vincent Healthcare. The hospitals put the money into their foun…

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Gazette opinion: Community volunteers back up Billings police

Gazette opinion: Community volunteers back up Billings police

Does it bother you when people park illegally in handicap parking slots?

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Man pleads not guilty in Saturday downtown stabbing

Man pleads not guilty in Saturday downtown stabbing

A man suspected of stabbing and wounding a woman in downtown Billings early Saturday denied assault charges in state District Court.

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1 arrested after report of shots fired in downtown Billings

1 arrested after report of shots fired in downtown Billings

Billings police responded Thursday evening to a report of shots fired on North 27th Street in downtown Billings.

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Sheriff, police to sell to dealers 80 firearms 'no longer of evidentiary value'

Together with the Yellowstone County Sheriff’s Office, the Billings Police Department will hold a firearms auction from 9 a.m. to noon on Aug. 2 at the Holiday Inn, 5500 Midland Road.

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Man escapes after rolling car into Billings irrigation ditch

Man escapes after rolling car into Billings irrigation ditch

A man was taken to a Billings hospital Thursday afternoon after he drove his car into an irrigation ditch and had to escape as the vehicle floated downstream.

July 17, 2014 12:49 pm Photos

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Police hunting man who shot at woman near Rocky Mountain College

Billings Police responded Tuesday afternoon to shots fired on Rimrock Road near Rocky Mountain College.

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Chief: Violence downtown comparable to prior years

Chief: Violence downtown comparable to prior years

Billings Police Chief Rich St. John said Monday that, while statistics weren’t immediately available, the number of violent incidents downtown does not appear to be higher this summer than in recent years.

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Police sweep for vagrants, demolition proceeds with help from revitalization district

Police sweep for vagrants, demolition proceeds with help from revitalization district

Before Carol Kraft could demolish a dilapidated property she owns at 115 N. 22nd St., she needed to evict some unwanted tenants — a group of about five or more people who’d been squatting in the house, apartment and garage located there.

July 01, 2014 1:15 pm Photos

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Montana crime and victim programs split $4 million

Montana crime and victim programs split $4 million

The Montana Board of Crime Control has awarded $4 million in grants to crisis agencies and local law enforcement.

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Gazette opinion: Calling lawmakers to curb drivers’ cell phone risk

Gazette opinion: Calling lawmakers to curb drivers’ cell phone risk

Texting while driving in Montana is dangerous, but not illegal.

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Bodies of mother, daughter found in Cook Avenue home

Bodies of mother, daughter found in Cook Avenue home

Billings Police Department detectives are investigating the discovery of two bodies at a residence on Cook Avenue on Wednesday morning.

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Woman appears in court after traffic stop reveals drugs, 68 syringes

A 42-year-old woman appeared in court Tuesday after police say a traffic stop Monday night revealed methamphetamine, OxyContin, morphine and 68 syringes in her car, all while her 3-year-old child was in the passenger seat.

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Car lands in canal off Solomon Avenue, sending woman to the hospital

Car lands in canal off Solomon Avenue, sending woman to the hospital

Billings Police officers are investigating a case of road rage that reportedly sent one vehicle into a canal near Solomon Avenue and the vehicle's passenger to the hospital.

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