Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

NCO search warrant nets Felony charges; Daily incident report

01-19-11 NCO search warrant nets Felony charges; Daily incident report

 Arrested: Shannon L. Greeley, 42, Boise

  Charges:Possession of a Controlled Substance (Meth)(F), Manufacture of Drug Paraphernalia (F), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (m)

 Arrested:Jennifer C. Scott, 25, No Known Address

  Charges:Possession of a Controlled Substance (Meth)(F), Frequenting a Place where Drugs are Used or Sold (m), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (m)

  Boise Police Neighborhood Contact Officers, working with information provided by citizen tips, served a search warrant at a residence on the 4400 block of West Clark yesterday, January 18th, at approximately 2:00 p.m. Officers recovered a small amount of meth, digital scales and syringes. Officers also recovered materials being used to manufacture meth pipes at the home. The suspects were booked at the Ada County Jail on the above listed charges.

   Boise Police Neighborhood Contact Officers are dedicated liaisons between neighborhoods and the police department. They work with residents to solve neighborhood issues like drug houses, burglaries or thefts, or other neighborhood safety issues. To contact your Boise Police Neighborhood Contact Officer, log onto www.boisepolice.org and click on Neighborhood Services!

TITLE 37 FOOD, DRUGS, AND OIL CHAPTER 27 UNIFORM CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ARTICLE IV37-2734B.Prohibited actsE -- Penalties. It is unlawful for any person to deliver, possess with intent to deliver, or manufacture with intent to deliver, drug paraphernalia, knowing, or under circumstances where one reasonably should know, that it will be used to plant, propagate, cultivate, grow, harvest, manufacture, compound, convert, produce, process, prepare, test, analyze, pack, repack, store, contain, conceal, inject, ingest, inhale, or otherwise introduce into the human body a controlled substance. Any person who is in violation of this section is guilty of a felony and upon conviction may be imprisoned for not more than nine (9) years, fined not more than thirty thousand dollars ($30,000), or both.

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  Arrested: Christopher D. Schmitt

   Charges:Possession of a Controlled Substance (Prescription Medications)(F), Driving Without Privileges (DWP)(m), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (m)

Boise Police on patrol identified a suspended driver yesterday, January 18th, at approximately 3:00 p.m. and conducted a traffic stop near Fairview and Milwaukee. After confirming the suspension with Ada County Dispatch officers took the suspect into custody and located prescription pills on his person. A Boise Police K-9 alerted on the vehicle indicating the likely presence of drugs. A search of the vehicle revealed a used syringe and other items of drug paraphernalia in the vehicle. The suspect was booked at the Ada County Jail on the above listed charges.

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 Warrant Arrested: Robin A. Lewis, 36, Boise

  Warrant Charges: Forgery (F), Failure to Appear warrant, Probation Violation Charges,

    The suspect was taken into custody on an outstanding felony warrant for Forgery early this morning.

   The arrest warrant stems from a checks used to obtain funds fraudulently in December of 2009. Evidence indicates signatures on the checks where forged. That investigative information was forwarded to the Ada County Prosecuting Attorney's Office and resulted in the felony warrant.

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 Arrested: Christopher S. Nichols, 18, Boise

  Charges:Burglary (F)

   Boise Police responded to a report of a theft at a retail store on the 300 block of North Milwaukee yesterday, January 18th, at approximately 5:00 p.m. Store employees tell police that they witnessed the suspect conceal items and then leave the store without paying for them. Officers believe the suspect entered the store with the intent to commit the theft resulting in the burglary charge. The suspect was transported to the Ada County Jail and booked on the above listed charges.

   The Boise Police Organized Retail Crime Unit has developed a positive, productive working relationship with loss prevention agents from many local retail stores, large and small, local and national chains. The goal of the BPD Organized Retail Crime Unit is to work with retailers to reduce theft and fraud, crimes that can impact consumer prices.

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Release Prepared By:

Charles McClure
Boise Police Public Information