The mystery of the disappearing KTVM story

Cops and courts reporter Whitney Bermes pointed out this interesting disappearing-story mystery today. Whitney received a phone call today from VOICE Center Director Alanna Sherstad and Assistant Managing Editor Ted Sullivan got one from Bozeman police Chief Ron Price. Both callers wanted to talk about a story detailing the affidavit for Kevin A. Briggs. Briggs… Continue reading The mystery of the disappearing KTVM story

Public relations

Our local police department doesn’t seem too happy with they way they’re portrayed in the Chronicle police reports. This is nothing new. Ever since social media sites like Facebook got popular, the department has taken a few potshots at the police reports. It happened again last night on the BPD’s Facebook page. The department’s annual… Continue reading Public relations

Bozeman police buying wireless patrol car camera

The Bozeman Police Department announced Nov. 30 that it received a grant to buy a new patrol car camera that streams data wirelessly to servers back at the station — well, from the parking lot. Not from the road. Still, the Arbitrator 360 — What a great name for a police camera! — beats the… Continue reading Bozeman police buying wireless patrol car camera