Saturday, February 14, 2009

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Word of the Day for Saturday, February 14, 2009

myopia \mahy-OH-pee-uh\, noun:

1. an abnormal eye condition in which only closeup objects are seen clearly; nearsightedness
2. shortsightedness; lack of foresight

She wears contact lenses for myopia.
His myopia left him without supplies after the storm.

by 1727, medical Latin, from Late Greek myopia, from myops "near-sighted," from myein "to shut" + ops "eye"

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Friday, February 13, 2009

DHR Parks and Recreation 2-17-09

Weekly Report

Department: Parks and Recreation

Date: 2-17-2009

Prepared by: B. O'Shea Burrell

Specific Weekly Activities

Monday 1-9-09

Daily cleaning @ HWHCC

After school tutorial 3:30-5:00p

Open play basketball adults

Continued repairs to Gene Bearden Stadium

Tuesday 1-10-09

Daily cleaning @ HWHCC

Completed the order for scoreboard at N. Helena

Attended Arkansas Parks and Recreation conference

Ordered basketball T- shirts

Tutorial 3:30-5:00p

Wednesday 1-11-09

Daily cleaning @HWHCC

Tutorial 3:30-5:00p

Attended Arkansas Parks and Recreation conference

Started repairs to restrooms at Gene Bearden Stadium

Boys coaching meeting 5:30p

Volleyball 6:00p –Close

Party for Honor role students

Thursday 1-12-09

Repair outside lighting @ Community Center and bring building in compliance for next building inspection (Via Billy Amos)

Continue with registration on boys Basketball

Daily cleaning at HWHCC

Checked on prices for steel beams on scoreboard

Continued repairs at Gene Bearden Stadium and restrooms

Continued to fill pot holes on cart path

Tutorial 3:30-5:00p

Open play 6:30-close

Friday 1-13-09

Daily Cleaning @HWHCC

Security Lighting repaired on outside @ HWHCC (Via Billy Amos)

Ground work at N. Helena Gene Bearden Stadium (Via Delta Grass Masters)

Continued with repairs at Gene Bearden Stadium

Repairs made to roof at golf course and siding replaced

Boy's basketball practice @4p-close

Ordered backstop netting for N. Helena Park

Future Activities

  • Check fire extinguisher every month and Initial after inspection.
    Fire extinguisher need to be replaced in light room.
    Ground work @ Washington Street Park

  • Prune all trees at North Helena Park and Washington Street Park(Via Street department)
  • Repairs to bathrooms in all parks
  • Order pool tables and table tennis for game room
  • Steel beams for score board and electrical work for score board.
  • Fix flag pole at HWHCC
  • Bids for repairs on cart shed
  • Order playground equipment
  • Malco rental 2-14-09 and party at community center @6:30(Security Needed)
  • Boys coaches meeting at 6p.
  • Bids for air rating golf course
  • Repairs to Washington St. bathrooms
  • Repairs to 10th street bathrooms
  • April 4th Easter egg hunt and Community day in the park.
  • Ground work for Little league field
  • Repairs to little league field bathrooms

    Staff Issues/Concerns

    Security at HWHCC Monday –Thursday (3-9p)


 


 

CID Weekly DHR 2-16-09

PREPARED BY: CID COMMANDER, R. COVINGTON SR.

DATE: FEBRUARY 13, 2009                                         Month of JANUARY 06- FEBRUARY 12, 2009

CRIMES AGAINST PERSON

1. INVESTIGATORS ARE CURRENTLY INVESTIGATING 1 BATTERY 2ND DEGREE, NO SUSPECT, NO ARREST MADE. 

______________________________________________________________________

CRIMES AGAINST PROPERTY

INVESTIGATORS ARE CURRENTLY INVESTIGATING 4- THEFT OF PROPERTY AND 1- BREAKING AND ENTERING ACCOMPANIED BY CHARGES.

3 ARRESTS MADE

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NARCOTIC CRIMES

INVESTIGATORS MADE 3 NARCOTIC ARRESTS 2- 1- POSSESSION MARIJUANA W/ INTENT, AND 1 POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINES.

2 ARRESTS MADE

______________________________________________________________________

MISC. INVESTIGATIONS

1 DEATH INVESTIGATION

 

CURRENT ACTIVITIES:

WE HAVE ACCUMULATED 12 CASES FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY; WE'VE MADE 15FELONY ARRESTS IN THOSE CASES.

0 CASE FILES HAVE BEEN SUBMITTED FOR PROSECUTION THIS WEEK.

THIS WEEK INVESTIGATORS ASSISTED THE CITIES OF HUGHES AND GILLETT IN WARRANTS SERVICES IN OUR CITY LIMITS.

THIS WEEK INVESTIGATORS ASSISTED THE CITY CLEVELAND, MS IN RECOVERING STOLEN PLANE. 

FUTURE ACTIVITIES:

ALETA COURSE 480 HRS BASIC, INV. C. MANSFIELD- E. CAMDEN, AR

ALETA CID 1 COURSE, INV. M. B. THOMAS- E. CAMDEN, AR

ALETA CID 1 COURSE, INV. C. MANSFIELD- E. CAMDEN, AR

LESS THAN LETHAL COURSE, TROOP COMMANDER- BIVENS- MEMPHIS, TN 

STAFF CONCERNS:

INCENTIVE PACKAGE FOR INVESTIGATORS

TRAINING FOR NEWLY APPOINTED INVESTIGATORS

COMPUTER UPGRADES 

FUEL:

Criminal Investigation Division fuel usage for the week of January 30- February 05, 2009

Investigator Date Gallons Fuel Usage Cost
Roy Covington Sr. 02/06/2009 21.6 $40.03
Dennis Cox 02/11/2009 12.1 $23.00
Tommy Bivens NO REFUEL THIS WEEK N/A N/A
Michael B. Thomas 02/10/2009

02/11/2009

02/12/2009

15.0

3.7

15.1

$29.00

$7.00

$28.00

TOTAL   67.5 $127.03

CID WEEKLY DHR 2-16-2009

PREPARED BY: CID COMMANDER, R. COVINGTON SR.
DATE: FEBRUARY 13, 2009 Month of JANUARY 06- FEBRUARY 12, 2009
CRIMES AGAINST PERSON
1. INVESTIGATORS ARE CURRENTLY INVESTIGATING 1 BATTERY 2ND DEGREE, NO SUSPECT, NO ARREST MADE.

______________________________________________________________________
CRIMES AGAINST PROPERTY
INVESTIGATORS ARE CURRENTLY INVESTIGATING 4- THEFT OF PROPERTY AND 1- BREAKING AND ENTERING ACCOMPANIED BY CHARGES.
3 ARRESTS MADE
______________________________________________________________________
NARCOTIC CRIMES
INVESTIGATORS MADE 3 NARCOTIC ARRESTS 2- 1- POSSESSION MARIJUANA W/ INTENT, AND 1 POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINES.
2 ARRESTS MADE
______________________________________________________________________
MISC. INVESTIGATIONS
1 DEATH INVESTIGATION

CURRENT ACTIVITIES:
WE HAVE ACCUMULATED 12 CASES FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY; WE'VE MADE 15FELONY ARRESTS IN THOSE CASES.
0 CASE FILES HAVE BEEN SUBMITTED FOR PROSECUTION THIS WEEK.
THIS WEEK INVESTIGATORS ASSISTED THE CITIES OF HUGHES AND GILLETT IN WARRANTS SERVICES IN OUR CITY LIMITS.
THIS WEEK INVESTIGATORS ASSISTED THE CITY CLEVELAND, MS IN RECOVERING STOLEN PLANE.

FUTURE ACTIVITIES:
ALETA COURSE 480 HRS BASIC, INV. C. MANSFIELD- E. CAMDEN, AR
ALETA CID 1 COURSE, INV. M. B. THOMAS- E. CAMDEN, AR
ALETA CID 1 COURSE, INV. C. MANSFIELD- E. CAMDEN, AR
LESS THAN LETHAL COURSE, TROOP COMMANDER- BIVENS- MEMPHIS, TN

STAFF CONCERNS:
INCENTIVE PACKAGE FOR INVESTIGATORS
TRAINING FOR NEWLY APPOINTED INVESTIGATORS
COMPUTER UPGRADES

FUEL:
Criminal Investigation Division fuel usage for the week of January 30- February 05, 2009

Sent from my BlackBerry Smartphone provided by Alltel

District Court Weekly DHR (2-16-09)


WEEKLY DEPARTMENT REPORT

(Period of February 6 - 12, 2009)

 

 

Department:  Helena-West Helena District Court

Date:   February 16, 2009

Prepared by:  Linda Danley

 

SPECIFIC WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

February 6 - 12, 2009 - Processed civil and small claims actions as received; input traffic violations and criminal actions into court database in preparation for arraignment; and prepared scheduled traffic violations and criminal actions for bench trial.

 

Fri., February 6, 2009 (9:00 A.M.) - Plea/Arraignment & Review Docket

            Total number of cases scheduled - 271

 

Thurs., February 12, 2009 (9:00 A.M.) - Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

            Total number of cases scheduled - 88

 

Thurs., February 12, 2009 (1:30 P.M.) - Bench Trials on Criminal Actions

            Total number of cases scheduled - 34

 

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Breakdown of Traffic and Criminal Actions

Resolved during the period of February 6 - 12, 2009

 

Jurisdiction: City of Helena-West Helena

Finding

Criminal

DWI

Juvenile

Traffic

Total

BF

2

 

 

14

16

DM

26

 

2

23

51

G

30

3

3

27

63

PRB

 

 

 

1

1

TOTAL

58

3

5

65

131

 

 

Jurisdiction: City of West Helena-OLD

Finding

Criminal

Total

G

1

1

TOTAL

1

1

 

 

Jurisdiction:  Game & Fish

Finding

Criminal

Total

G

2

2

TOTAL

2

2

 

Jurisdiction: Phillips County

Finding

Criminal

Traffic

Total

BF

2

11

13

DM

13

12

25

G

22

4

26

PRB

 

5

5

TOTAL

37

32

69

 

 

ALL JURISDICTIONS

Finding

Criminal

DWI

Juvenile

Trafffic

Total

BF

4

 

 

25

29

DM

39

 

2

35

76

G

55

3

3

31

92

PRB

 

 

 

6

6

TOTAL

98

3

5

97

203

 

KEY:

BF – Bond Forfeit                  G – Guilty

DM – Dismissed                     PRB - Probation                     

 

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Jail Roster

(February 6 - 12, 2009)

           

Defendant

Docket #

Arrest

Date

Release/

Sent.

Date

Status/

Disposition

Calvin, Geraldine

CR-09-471

CR-09-472

2/04/09

02/06/09

Plea of guilty to both charges.  Ordered to pay fines+cost totaling $310.00; and sentenced to 3 days in jail with credit for 3 days served.

Calvin, Jerry

TR-08-1627

TR-08-1628

TR-08-1629

CR-08-1613

CR-08-1614

CR-08-1615

02/04/09

02/06/09

Plea of guilty to all charges.  Ordered to pay fines+cost totaling $745.00; and sentenced to 3 days in jail with credit for 3 days served.

Dolphin, Bianca

JV-07-70

JV-07-71

CR-07-2803

CR-08-2804

02/05/09

02/06/09

Plea of guilty to all charges.  Case #JV-07-70 was dismissed based on proof of obtaining driver's license. Ordered to pay fines+cost totaling $280.00; and sentenced to 2 days in jail with credit for 2 days served. 

Hires, David

CR-09-467

CR-09-468

CR-09-469

CR-08-470

02/04/09

02/06/09

Plea of not guilty to all charges entered by counsel.  Cases set for trial on 03/12/09.  Released O.R. per counsel's request.

 

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FUTURE WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

•Mon., Feb. 16, 2009 – Office Closed (President's Day)

•Wed., Feb. 18, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) - Civil & Small Claims Trials

•Thurs., Feb. 19, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) -  Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

•Thurs., Feb. 19, 2009 (1:30 p.m.) -  Bench Trials on Criminal Actions        

•Fri., Feb. 20, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) -  Plea/Arraignment

•Thurs., Feb. 26, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) -  Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

•Thurs., Feb. 26, 2009 (1:30 p.m.) -  Bench Trials on Criminal Actions        

•Fri., Feb. 27, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) -  Plea/Arraignment 

 

 

FOLLOW-UP ACTIVITIES:

           Enter dispositions into court database of cases brought before the court on February 13, 2009 (Plea Day) until completed.

 

           Process civil and small claims actions as they are received.

 

           Input new citations and criminal actions as they are received from the Records Department into database in preparation for court.

 

           Prepare pending actions for trial.

 

 

STAFF CONCERNS/ISSUES: 

           Server for the court database system.

 






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