The second day into the 300-mile Police Unity Tour last week, Ottawa County cyclists learned about the death of a neighboring police officer, Jonathan Ginka.
WEST OLIVE — A moment of silence was held for police officers lost in the line of duty during a memorial service Thursday afternoon at the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department Protector Monument.
ALLENDALE TWP. — A 58-year-old Holland man is in critical condition following a car vs. tree crash late Saturday morning on Fillmore Street.
GRAND HAVEN TWP. — Ottawa County Sheriff’s deputies and Grand Haven Township Fire/Rescue responded to a one vehicle crash at Pottawattomie Park on Friday night.
Crews in Ottawa County dealt with three separate crashes on U.S. 31, north of Holland, Thursday afternoon.
UPDATE: Monday 8:13 p.m. — Police have identified the man stabbed to death Saturday evening at Allendale Meadows Mobile Home Park and have charged a Grand Rapids-area woman with his murder.
JAMESTOWN TWP. — An 11-year-old girl was in good condition after being struck by a bullet while playing in a backyard early Saturday evening.
ALLENDALE TWP. — A 26-year-old Allendale was stabbed to death in an altercation Saturday evening in the Allendale Meadows Mobile Home Park.
Police dogs Andy and Blitz of the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department will receive bullet and stab protective vests, thanks to a charitable donation from the non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s Inc.
Updated Monday, 8 p.m.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — Emergency crews canceled their search for a possible missing person about an hour after a person was reported in trouble in Lake Michigan Saturday afternoon.
CROCKERY TWP. — A 44-year-old Muskegon woman was injured in a rollover crash Tuesday night on Leonard Road in Crockery Township.
A taco bar will be spread out between 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday at All Shores Wesleyan Church as a fundraiser for local police officers planning to participate in the 21st annual Police Unity Tour.
GEORGETOWN TWP. — A gas station employee called for help early Monday morning after allegedly being robbed at knifepoint.
TALLMADGE TWP. — Two drivers were injured when one of them drove through a stop sign and into the path of another vehicle Monday morning in Tallmadge Township, police said.