News Flash

Police

9 Stories
Posted on: April 14, 2021

Sunday, April 25, appointments now available for catalytic converter theft prevention initiative

initiative

More appointments for West Fargo residents to get their vehicle’s catalytic converter marked are now available noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 25. Most scrapyards or shops will not buy converters with paint or marks because it is a sign it is stole...

Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 13, 2021

New initiative helps fight catalytic converter thefts in West Fargo

PD News Release Template

From April 1, 2020, to April 8, 2021, thieves stole 90 catalytic converter from vehicles in West Fargo. The West Fargo Police Department’s Community Outreach Programs and Services Unit, The Jay Thomas Show at AM 970 WDAY and FM 93.1 and Dave’s We...

Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 9, 2021

West Fargo Police warn residents of scam using West Fargo Police Department phone number in area

Scam

The West Fargo Police Department recently learned of a scam using the department’s phone number to trick residents into purchasing and sending gift card numbers to the scammer. In the scam, residents are contacted by phone and told they have war...

Read on...

Police
Posted on: April 2, 2021

Two individuals arrested in connection to Sunday, March 21, shooting

suspects (1)

Two more individuals have been arrested in connection to the Sunday, March 21, 2021, shooting that occurred in the 1500 block of 11th Avenue E. 

Jahmond Walker, a 20-year-old male from Glyndon, Minnesota, was arrested in Hibbing, Minnesota, on cha...

Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 30, 2021

West Fargo Police Department respond to aggravated assault

PD News Release Template

2:45 p.m. Tuesday, March 30 Update: 

The Tuesday, March 30, 2021 aggravated assault is not related to the Sunday, March 21 or Monday, March 22 shootings. The West Fargo Police Department has not arrested anyone in relation to this incident. This i...

Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 29, 2021

The West Fargo Police Department is looking for two individuals in connection to Sunday’s shooting

suspects

The West Fargo Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating two suspects in connection to the Sunday, March 21, 2021 shooting that happened in the 1500 block of 11th Avenue E. We are currently looking for Jahmond Walker, a 20...

Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 25, 2021

West Fargo Police Department arrests individuals in relation to Sunday’s shooting

PD News Release Template

The West Fargo Police Department has arrested two individuals in relation to the Sunday, March 21, 2021, shooting in the 1500 block of 11th Avenue E. 

Garrett Harm Morin, a 20-year-old male from Moorhead and Deonta David Taylor, a 20-year-old male...

Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 23, 2021

West Fargo Police Department arrests two suspects in connection to Monday night shooting

Vehicle

At around 7 p.m., Monday, March 22, the West Fargo Police Department responded to a shooting in the area of Ninth Street W. and Parkway Drive. The shooting occurred after CJ Jesse James Carruthers, a 19-year old male and one 17 year old juvenile ...

Read on...

Police
Posted on: March 16, 2021

West Fargo Police Department releases 2020 Annual Report

2020 Annual Report

During the Monday, March, 15, 2021, City Commission Meeting, Police Chief Denis Otterness presented the West Fargo Police Department 2020 annual report. The report, which covers the department’s accomplishments, vital statistics and state of the...

Read on...

Police