Okay, citizens of West Virginia, this is your opportunity to step up and join in the fight against crime.
If you have any information about these crimes or any crime, you are urged to call Crime Stoppers of West Virginia at 304-255-STOP (255-7867) or submit a Web Tip. You do not have to give your name. You will be assigned a code number whether you call or submit a web-tip and that code number becomes your name to Crime Stoppers.
CRIME STOPPERS of West Virginia will pay a cash reward of up to $1,000.00 and you will remain anonymous throughout the entire process. You will give your information under that code number and be paid a reward under that code number, without ever revealing your name. We do not want to know your name, we just want your valuable information!!
OR, IF YOU PREFER, YOU MAY CONTACT THE INDICATED LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY INVESTIGATING THE CRIME DIRECTLY.
FRANKIE ACORD MURDER Fairdale
March 08, 2012
The body of FRANKIE ACORD 65 years of age of Fairdale, has been found on the old Maple Meadow Mine property. Mr. Acord had been murdered and it is believed that the murder occurred on or about February 9, 2012.
This murder is being investigated by the Raleigh County Sheriff`s Office.
Please help bring the murder(s) to justice!!!! If you have information about this crime, click on the SOLVE THIS CRIME button below and submit your tip, or call 304-255-STOP(7867).
BURGLARIES - Maplewood/Danese Area Fayette Co
March 01, 2012
The West Virginia State Police (Rainelle Detachment) and the Fayette County Sheriff`s Office are investigating a rash of burglaries in the Mpalewood/Danese area. Items stoleninclude TV`s, electrical appliances, guns and acoustic guitar. Burglars are taking anything they can pawn or sell.
If you have information about these burglaries, please click on the SOLVE THIS CRIME button below and submit your tip.
ARMED ROBBERY ROUTE 19 SUNOCO Bradley
February 16, 2012
The Raleigh County Sheriff`s Office is investigating an armed robbery at the Route 19 SUNOCO in Bradley on February 9th at approximately 9:00 PM. The suspect is described as a male, small in stature, wearing a black hat, black mask, black hoodie and black gloves.
If you have information about this robbery, please click on the Solve this Crime below or call 304-255-STOP.
January 2nd Armed Robbery GO MART Airport Road in Beaver
February 09, 2012
The Raleigh County Sheriff`s Office is investigating an armed robbery at the GO MART on Airport Road in Beaver that occurred on January 2nd at approximately 10:55 PM. The suspect brandished a small handgun and was described to be a male of medium build, approximately 5`11" - 6`2", wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and black ski mask. A vehicle (pictured below) has now been identified as possibly being involved in the robbery and the Sheriff`s Office would like to identify the occupants of the vehicle as they are persons of interest. The vehicle is an early to mid 90`s Jeep Cherokee, dark in color, does NOT have a luggage rack on top.
If you have information about this robbery, please click on the SOLVE THIS CRIME below and submit your tip anonymously or call 304-255-STOP:
NEW RIVER FAMILY HEALTH CENTER Scarbro WV
February 02, 2012
The Detective Bureau of the Fayette County Sheriff`s Office is investigating the Breaking & Entering of the PHARMACY at the New River Family Health Center in Scarbro on January 24th. Suspect(s) stole in excess of 700 Oxycodone pills of various dosage levels (10 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg, 60 mg and 80 mg), valued at more than $1,500.00, with an unestimated street value.
If you have information about this crime, click on SOLVE THIS CRIME below and submit your tip, or call 304-255-STOP (7867) or call the Fayette County Sheriff`s Office Detective Bureau at 304-574-4216.
SOPHIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Sophia WV
January 26, 2012
The SOPHIA POLICE DEPARTMENT, now having the manpower to enforce traffic violations on a regular basis, has placed emphasis on road safety on Independance Road which includes shool zones. As a result, disgruntled person(s) have threatened, via social media, "to find Sophia Police Department`s secret parking areas and put some nails for their tires." Sophia Police Department has since experienced multiple flat tires, nails found in all. Some tires could not be repaired. This intentional destruction of city property is not only a nuisance, but costly as well as against the law.
GLEN WHITE BAPTIST CHURCH
January 19, 2012
The Raleigh County Sheriff`s Office is investigating the thft of copper pipe and wiring from the Glen White Baptist Church. The theft occurred between January 13 - 15, 2012.
GO-MART, Airport Road in Beaver WV
January 02, 2012
The Raleigh County Sheriff`s Office is investigating an armed robbery at the Beaver Go-Mart on January 2nd at approximately 10:55 PM. The suspect brandished a small handgun and demanded money frm the clerk. He was described as a male, approximately 5`11" - 6`2" and a medium build. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and a black ski mask. He left the store on foot northbound toward Beckley.
If you have info about ths crime, click on the SOLVE THIS CRIME button below, or call 304-255-STOP.
TELPHONE POLE WIRE Fairdale, Crab Orchard, Glen Daniel
December 29, 2011
The Raleigh County Sheriff`s Office is investigating thefts of telephone wire. In all three cases, the offender(s) cut large amounts of telephone wire from the poles:
December 13th Fairdale area
December 14th Crab Orchard area
December 15th Glen Daniel area
If you have have information about this, please leave a tip by selecting SOLVE THIS CRIME below. REMEMBER, Crime Stoppers pays a cash reward for any information leading to arrest or recovery of stolen property.
DOLLAR GENERAL BREAKING & ENTERING Glen Daniel
December 13, 2011
A breaking & entering occurred at the Dollar General in Glen Daniel on December 6th at approximately 3:30 AM. There are two suspects, believed to be males. One was wearing a red hoodie, black ski mask and gloves. The other was wearing a black hoodie, black ski mask and gloves. It is unknown what they took.
This is being investigated by the Raleigh County Sheriff`s Office.
HEAT PUMPS - Fayette County
December 01, 2011
The Fayette County Sheriff`s Office is investigating the theft of several heat pump units between 09/04/11 and 11/28/11. These heat pumps were stolen from churches in Springdale, Hico and Danese and from a residence in Russellville. Two suspects have been identified in connection with one of these thefts- Clifford Eugene Taylor and Richard Marshall Peck, but other suspects may be involved as well. We are seeking any information in connection with these thefts.
If you have information about this crime, click on the "Solve This Crime" below to send a tip via this website, or call 304-255-STOP or contact Fayette Co Sheriff Office at 574-4216.
BECKLEY ANTIQUE MALL George Street, Beckley
November 23, 2011
The Raleigh County Sheriff`s Office is investigating a Breaking & Entering to the BECKLEY ANTIQUE MALL located at 268 George Street in Beckley. This crime occurred on November 20th at approx 3:30 AM.
CJ's TOBACCO AND LIQUOR Bradley WV
November 16, 2011
The Raleigh County Sheriff`s Office is investigating the Breaking and Entering of CJ`s Tobacco and Liquor in Bradley. This crime occurred during the early morning hours of Nov 13th.
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FAIRDALE POST OFFICE
November 09, 2011
The Raleigh County Sheriff`s Office is investigating a Breaking & Entering to the FAIRDALE POST OFFICE. The break-in occurred between 5:00 PM Saturday, Oct 29th and 10:00 AM on Sunday Oct 30th.
WV HEATING & COOLING 218 Central Avenue Beckley
October 27, 2011
On October 27, 2011, at 8:00 PM, a male subject cut an opening into the fence leading onto the property of West Virginia Heating & Cooling located at 218 Central Avenue. Upon entering the property, the subject removed items from the vehicles, leaving through the fence opening with stolen items in hand at approximately 8:20 PM.
At 10:38 PM the same night, the male subject returned, accompanied by another male subject, entered through the opening that had been cut in the fence earlier that night and removed items from vehicles again, exiting through the fence a short time later with stolen items in hands. Both subject removed items.
Various tools and equipment were stolen from the vehicles. The entire incident was captured on video surveillance cameras and two still shots may be viewed below: Note in the first picture that in the lower middle (beside white van) you can see a face view of one of the subjects, who appears to be wearing light colored pants with a dark colored jacket. In the second picture appears to be the back view of a subject (bottom and slightly to right of middle).
If you have information about this crime, please call Crime Stoppers at 255-STOP or click SOLVE THIS CRIME (below the pictures), or contact Detective D. Allard at Beckley Police Department at 256-1708.
ARSON in Sophia WV
October 18, 2011
ARSON: The Sophia Police Dept and the State Fire Marshal`s Office are investigating a fire which appears to have been deliberately set in a building on the 100 block of West Main Street in Sophia on October 11th. This is a very serious matter. Two occupants of the apartments and a maintenance worker had to be rescued by emergency responders.
IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION ABOUT THIS CRIME, PLEASE CALL CRIME STOPPERS AT 255-STOP (7867) or SUBMIT A TIP AT WWW.CRIMESTOPPERSOFRALEIGHCO.ORG YOU MAY ALSO CALL THE STATE FIRE MARSHAL`S HOTLINE AT 1-800-233-FIRE (3473).
LARCENIES FROM VEHICLES Shady Spring, Daniels, Ghent, White Oak
October 12, 2011
The Raleigh County Sheriff`s Office is investigating numerous larcenies from vehicles in the Daniels, Shady Spring, White Oak, Cool Ridge and Ghent areas. These crimes occurred during the past week.
If you have information about this crime or any crime, contact Crime Stoppers at 304-255-STOP or via www.crimestoppersofraleighco.org. If your information leads to an arrest, you will receive up to $1,000.00 in cash.
BARE ROOTS NURSERY 1223 Ritter Drive DanielsThe Raleigh County Sheriff`s Office is investigating a Breaking & Entering at Bare Roots Nursery located at 1223 Ritter Drive in Daniels. This crime occurred between September 28th and 29th.
September 30, 2011
LAKESIDE COUNTRY STORE SurveyorThe Raleigh County Sheriff`s Office is investigating a Breaking and Entering at Lakeside Country Store in Surveyor.
September 22, 2011
FRONTIER TELEPHONE LINES - Harper
September 01, 2011
Numerous thefts of Frontier Lines in Harper area, resulting in telephone service outage. Loss of service can result in serious consequences for those who depend on land line telephones for communications.