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NFL-Super Bowl has ways to go in captivating global audience
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home & garden
February 19, 2013
Items most likely to be taken
By Mike Reitan, Assistant WF Police Chief In a burglary of your home the items mostly likely to be stolen are cash and goods a burglar can easily carry and sell. Cash, coins, jewelry, weapons and electronic equipment are easy targets. Most often a vehicle is required to steal the...
February 19, 2013 - 1:21pm
February 12, 2013
Risks involved in burglary; what you can do to protect yourself
By Mike Reitan, Assistant WF Police Chief When a person elects to conduct a burglary they are faced with the risk of being discovered in the act. Most burglars will not target an occupied house. They often will knock at the door or ring the doorbell to confirm no one is home. If a...
February 12, 2013 - 11:18am
February 6, 2013
What is a burglary and how do they commonly occur?
By Mike Reitan; Assistant WF Police Chief Let’s Talk Burglary What is a burglary? The North Dakota Century Code defines a burglary as: NDCC 12.1-22-02. Burglary. 1. A person is guilty of burglary if he willfully enters or surreptitiously remains in a building or occupied structure,...
February 6, 2013 - 12:29pm
March 1, 2010
Fargo, West Fargo men arrested in connection with burglary attempt
BARNESVILLE, Minn. - Clay County authorities arrested one man from Fargo and another from West Fargo early Sunday after a rural homeowner reported an attempted garage burglary. The incident was reported at 7:34 a.m. along Highway 34 in extreme southeastern Clay County, Sheriff Bill...
March 1, 2010 - 11:30am
September 17, 2009
West Fargo burglar sentenced to 5 years
A West Fargo man who pleaded guilty to 18 felonies for burglary and theft was sentenced Wednesday to a five-year prison term. Jeffrey Lee Goodijohn is set to start serving the time after he's done with a sentence for a 2006 possession of marijuana charge, to be done by April 2010...
September 17, 2009 - 9:09am
August 27, 2009
Homeowner fires at intruder Tips still being sought in recent burglary
There is no suspect in the burglary attempt that occurred August 18, in Eagle Run at 1139 38 ½ Ave. W., where the homeowner, Jason Fonder, fired a single shot at an intruder discovered in his residence. Also home at the time were his wife, and two-year old daughter. There were no...
August 27, 2009 - 12:00am
April 9, 2008
Man pleads guilty for 2005 West Fargo rape
FARGO - A man pleaded guilty Wednesday morning to rape and burglary in a case stemming from a 2005 West Fargo incident. DNA collected from two crimes linked him to the case. Michael Jerome Waller Jr., 23, entered the pleas without an agreement with prosecutors and will be sentenced...
April 9, 2008 - 10:30am