Dan Busken

8:18 am
Wed August 20, 2014

Busken: Patience, assistance needed with investigations

Greenville police chief Dan Busken
Credit Courtesy Photo

With the Greenville Police Department currently involved in multiple homicide investigations, Police Chief Dan Busken is asking the public for understanding and cooperation.

“These types of investigations are very labor intensive for us,” Busken said. “It is definitely a challenge for us.”


There have been at least four homicides in Greenville during the past four weeks, while multiple individuals have been injured during other offenses.

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City of Greenville
8:38 am
Tue January 15, 2013

Local Crime Up in 2012 According to Annual Report


GREENVILLE — There were an average of 12 more crimes per month in the city of Greenville during 2012 compared to 2011.

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Alicia Moore
8:18 am
Tue January 15, 2013

Moore Murder Still an Active Investigation

Avi Selk Dallas Morning News

GREENVILLE — The City of Greenville recorded only one homicide during 2012, but the murder of a local teenager drew national attention to the city.

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7:12 pm
Tue July 10, 2012

Greenville PD One of 25 Semifinalists for National Award

Police Chief Dan Busken
City of Greenville

GREENVILLE - The Webber Seavey Award for Quality in Law Enforcement is presented annually to agencies and departments worldwide in recognition for promoting a standard of excellence that exemplifies law enforcement's contribution and dedication to the quality of life in local communities.

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Awards ceremony
8:41 am
Sat June 30, 2012

Greenville awarded 1st place for police recruitment brochure

Lori Philyaw City of Greenville

GREENVILLE - The Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers (TAMIO) presented the city with the award during the organization’s 2012 conference in Round Rock on June 22.

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Police and Courts
9:47 pm
Thu June 21, 2012

Over 650 cigarette packages recovered in Greenville arrest

Greenville Police Department

GREENVILLE - A Dallas man is under arrest after found in possession of hundreds of cigarette packages believed stolen from a Greenville business Wednesday morning.

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Police and Courts
4:13 am
Fri June 1, 2012

14 pounds of pot seized in Greenville search

Courtesy Photo Greenville PD

GREENVILLE - A 30-year-old Greenville man is out on bond following a Tuesday raid in the 1100 block of Pecan Avenue that netted over a dozen pounds of marijuana.

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Police and Courts
5:54 am
Wed May 16, 2012

Greenville fugitive caught after three week search

Courtesy Photo

DALLAS - The Greenville man wanted since mid-April for the shooting of a fellow resident is awaiting extradition to Hunt County following his capture Tuesday.

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7:11 pm
Tue January 3, 2012

Utility company warns against tampering

GREENVILLE - Greenville’s two municipally-owned utilities have seen an increased number of customers attempting to steal electricity and water in recent years.

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