Police: Iowa State player could face drug charge

Dejan-Jones initially charged with keeping drug house, but complaint lacked enough probable cause.

      
 

 

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Police: Iowa State’s Bryce Dejean-Jones still could face drug charge

Bryce Dejean Jones was in jail Thursday morning after being charged.

      
 

 

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Does Denver Police Department have beef with Nuggets?

Earlier this week, the Denver Police Department sent a shout-out to the city’s local sports teams via Twitter, but curiously missing from the tweet was a reference to the Nuggets, the local NBA team. Naturally, this did not go unnoticed by the Nuggets:@DenverPolice cold..— Denver Nuggets (@denvernuggets) December 1, 2014Denver PD even went out of their way to mention the Colorado Rapids, the local pro soccer team, but left out the Nuggets.  What’s the deal?  Was this just a terrible oversight, or does the Denver PD have a beef with the Nuggets?After scanning the @DenverPolice timeline, we still haven’t found a formal apology since this tweet went out.  However, we did come across this:DEAR @denvernuggets please beat the Jazz tonight. Though we don’t always do it well, WE ARE ROOTING FOR YOU!— Denver Police Dept. (@DenverPolice) December 2, 2014So the Denver PD does root for the Nuggets.  They just don’t LOVE the Nuggets.  That much is clear, because if they did, they never woul

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Ex-NBA Player Robert Swift Charged After Police Seize Grenade Launcher

Former Seattle Sonics and Oklahoma City Thunder player Robert Swift has been charged with a gun crime after police seized a grenade launcher and drugs during a raid of the Kirkland, Wash., home where he was living, the Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports.
Police reportedly found a military-style grenade launcher and sawed-off shotgun, among other weapons, in Swift’s bedroom during a drug raid on Oct. 4. Swift, who prosecutors described as a “heavily armed heroin addict,” admitted he was helping his roommate, 54-year-old Trygve Bjorkstam, collect a drug debt.
Bjorkstam is an alleged heroin dealer currently facing federal drug and gun charges, according to the Post-Intelligencer. He told police Swift was not helping him sell drugs, describing the 28-year-old former NBA player as “a good guy.”
“People have been ripping me off,” Bjorkstam told police, according to charging papers. “Rob and I are trying to put a stop to that.”
Bjorkstam’s home is located 100 yards from an elementary school, the

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Police: Hoosiers’ Devin Davis faulted for accident (Yahoo Sports)

FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2013 file photo, Indiana's Devin Davis (15) goes down court during the second half of an NCAA college exhibition basketball game against Hillsdale in Bloomington. An Indiana basketball spokesman says Davis is in serious condition after being hit by a car driven by freshman Emmitt Holt. Senior assistant athletic director J.D. Campbell said in a news release that Davis was hit early Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, just after exiting the vehicle on the Indiana University campus and was taken to IU Health Bloomington Hospital. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Indiana forward Devin Davis was mostly to blame for the car accident that sent him to a hospital with a head injury, police said Monday. Davis, a pedestrian, was injured early Saturday when teammate Emmitt Holt allegedly drove into him.


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Police: Indiana player walked into road, was hit (Yahoo Sports)

FILE - This Dec. 14, 2013 file photo, Indiana forward Devin Davis dribbles the ball in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Notre Dame in Indianapolis. An Indiana basketball spokesman says Davis is in serious condition after being hit by a car driven by freshman Emmitt Holt. Senior assistant athletic director J.D. Campbell said in a news release that Davis was hit early Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, just after exiting the vehicle on the Indiana University campus and was taken to IU Health Bloomington Hospital. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Police have cited Indiana freshman Emmitt Holt for underage drinking after he hit teammate Devin Davis with his SUV, which left Davis hospitalized with a serious head injury.


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Wife sends police to Sterling home; Stiviano there

Shelly Sterling reported a burglary, but police found V. Stiviano at Donald’s home.

      
 

 

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Police sent to home of ex-Clippers owner by wife (Yahoo Sports)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Beverly Hills police were called to the home of Donald Sterling after his wife Shelly reported a burglary, but found no crime.

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Police: Greg Monroe urinated on himself during booking

Detroit Pistons’ forward Greg Monroe, who pleaded guilty to impaired driving in April, “urinated on himself during the booking process,” according to a Huntington Woods, Mich., police report obtained by Michigan Live.
Huntington Woods police just released video of the Feb. 13 traffic stop and arrest. Police stopped Monroe because of a defective headlight. 
“I’m just trying not to be in the newspaper,” Monroe told police in the video as they took him to jail.
 
 

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Roy Hibbert showcases police officer’s random act of kindness on Instagram (pic)

Given the amount of strife currently wreaking havoc upon the already-fragile relationship that exists between some communities and the police departments that patrol them, Roy Hibbert felt it important to showcase how officers are capable of doing some truly wonderful things on behalf of communities, oftentimes with no one noticing. The Indiana Pacers superstar happened […] The post Roy Hibbert showcases police officer’s random act of kindness on Instagram (pic) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.

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