Police News

Unlawful Gaming Machines Investigated 

The Greenville Police along with SLED conducted an investigation regarding unlawful gaming machines in businesses within the city limits. The following businesses are being administratively charged by SLED: The Palace, The Coliseum, CT's Grillin and Chillin, Zorba's Lounge and Cheers Food and... read more
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 3:17:00 PM Categories: News Releases

Suspect Arrested in Connection with Jewelry Store Burglaries 

On 06/11/2013 at approximately 11:40 PM Officers responded to Cochran Jewelers, located at 211 N Main Street in reference to a possible burglary. When officers arrived they found that the front window had been busted and several pieces of jewelry had been taken. At approximately 2:30 AM officers ... read more
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 8:07:00 AM Categories: News Releases

Cops on Top of A Doughnut Shop 

Representatives from Greenville City Police Department along with others from the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office and South Carolina Highway Patrol will join together attempting to raise $20,000.00 during this year’s “Cops on Top of a Doughnut Shop” fundraiser for Special Olympics. The... read more
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 8:04:00 AM Categories: Events

Six Arrested in Homicide 

On April 20, 2013, Officers responded to the West End Community Center, located at 404 Vardry Street in reference to an assault in progress. When officers arrived they realized that the assault had moved to Allen Temple Church, located at 413 Vardry Street. The victim of the assault, De’Bron... read more
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 12:18:00 PM Categories: News Releases

Unlawful Carrying of a Pistol 

On April 10, 2013, at 11:50 PM Greenville Police Officers were conducting foot patrol at 100 Shemwood Lane. A field interview was conducted with Kelly Antonio Mayfield. During this interview Mayfield was asked two different times for his name and date of birth. He became irate with officers and... read more
Thursday, April 11, 2013 2:13:00 PM Categories: News Releases

Fraudulent Impersonation of an Officer 

On April 7, 2013, officers arrested 47-year-old Christine Deyoung for Securing Property by Fraudulent Impersonation of an Officer, Possession of Schedule II Narcotic, and Possession of Schedule IV Narcotic. Deyoung was allegedly going door to door at 415 N. Main Street (Towers East) and... read more
Monday, April 08, 2013 2:09:00 PM Categories: News Releases

Gunshot Victim 

On Friday, April 5, at approximately 2:22 AM, officers responded to 29 Hall Street in reference to a gunshot victim. Once they arrived they found that a 15 year old juvenile had sustained a gunshot wound to the leg. At this point we know that the victim was asleep and at least one suspect came... read more
Monday, April 08, 2013 9:11:00 AM Categories: News Releases

Strong Arm Robbery Arrest 

On April 2, 2013 Officers responded to the Bi-Lo at 1315 S. Pleasantburg Dr. in reference to a shoplifting in progress. Once on scene they found the subject in the vicinity after he had fled from the business. Baker was witnessed concealing packages of rib eye steaks under his clothing and... read more
Thursday, April 04, 2013 8:24:00 AM Categories: News Releases

Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested 

Monday, March 25, 2013, The US Marshals Task Force along with the Greenville Police Department arrested 36 year old James Van Winkle for Bank Robbery warrants out of Frederick Maryland. The Marshals Task Force received a tip from Frederick Police Department that Van Winkle was located in... read more
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 7:01:00 AM Categories: News Releases