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TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) -
is a top priority for the Burroughs Neighborhood Organization (BNO), and they
want to keep Signal 88 patrolling their streets.
logs are kept by Signal 88 patrol officers after every patrol they do. The
neighborhood organization is sharing those logs with members as part of their
renewal drive, to show that Signal 88 is making a difference.
recently had a human-trafficking ring that we believe was in one of the local
houses, and [Signal 88] sat and watched that along with the Toledo Police
Department," said Molly Tomaszewski, BNO member. "But they're involved. When we
tell them of a situation, they get on it."
has had Signal 88 patrolling for 10 months – patrolling three times a day,
thanks to dues paid by 250 members. It's only $65 per year to be a paying
member of Signal 88 service. Now the BNO's goal is to get 350 paying members
for six patrols a day.
we've started doing this, there's been a significant decrease in everything,"
said Jenson Reichley, operations manager for Signal 88. "From the foot traffic,
to the vacant houses."
patrols the Burroughs neighborhood daily. He says now that Signal 88 is in the
neighborhood, it needs to stay, in order to maintain what they've worked for.
normally happens is they realize, ‘Oh, okay, well everything is slowed down. We
don't have the loitering, we don't have the people hanging around,' so they cut
back," he explained. "Well, within a week's time, everything comes back."
neighborhood's contract with Signal 88 ends June 15. They need member payments
by June 1 to keep the patrols going after that.
Mugshots of wanted criminals listed as "Fugitive of the Week." Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of a fugitive is encouraged to contact their local authorities. More >>
Mugshots of wanted criminals listed as "Fugitive of the Week." Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of a fugitive is encouraged to contact the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED or local police department. More >>