Rants and raves

Comments from readers: THIS IS IN RESPONSE to the rave for Jerry Baldwin. If he's such a good director of public safety, he needs to teach his police officers how to drive a patrol car. They think...

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Marshall Square Retirement Resort warned against shelter in place fire policy

...records request, Deputy Fire Marshal Jerry Baldwin said he counseled the manager...state fire code. The policy came to Baldwin's attention after he received...even embarrassed or uninformed," Baldwin wrote in a Jan. 16 e-mail to...

Decision on new Harlem public safety chief expected soon

...are Chuck Meadows, a firefighter with the department who briefly served as interim chief after the resignation of Jerry Baldwin in 2009, and Harlem police Officer Rob Lewis, who boasts nearly a decade of law enforcement experience.A decision...

Harlem firefighter Chuck Meadows to become town's sixth police chief in six years

...Columbia County Sheriff's deputy from 1993 to 2008, when he became Harlem's assistant chief under former chief Jerry Baldwin. Baldwin resigned in January 2009 and Meadows served as interim chief until Jesse Bowman was hired as chief in March of...

Harlem firefighter Chuck Meadows 'more than likely' to accept offer to fill vacant police chief position

...Sheriff's Office from 1993 to 2008, when he became the Harlem department's assistant chief under former chief Jerry Baldwin. Baldwin resigned in January 2009 and Meadows served as interim chief until Jesse Bowman was hired as chief in March of...

Chief of police resigns

...Evans Wal-Mart. Employees watched Jerry Baldwin, 47, of Trippe Street, try to...do anything wrong," said Mr. Baldwin, who was hired as police chief...shouldn't have done what I did." Mr. Baldwin had gum, tarter sauce, Crystal...

Harlem police shoot for Tasers

...concerns about, but Harlem Chief Jerry Baldwin says it's necessary in law enforcement...tool for law enforcement," Chief Baldwin said, adding that if approved...officers also carry OC spray, Chief Baldwin said. Harlem public safety officials...

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Police seek man in shooting

...Department of Public Safety Director Jerry Baldwin. Dexter Butts, also of Harlem...in front of the brick home, Mr. Baldwin said. The argument continued inside...lived at that address, said Mr. Baldwin, who said investigators are still...

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Rants and raves

...on Monday the Argyle's Sweater was funnier than any Lockhorns I've ever seen. I DON'T THINK IT'S right that Jerry Baldwin, the ex-chief of police in Harlem, is off scot-free from shoplifting from Wal-Mart when everybody else would...

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Across the Area

...has a new public safety director. City officials chose Jesse Bowman, of Evans, from 29 applicants. He replaces Jerry Baldwin who resigned Jan. 23, a day after being caught shoplifting from Wal-Mart in Evans. Mr. Bowman recently retired...

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