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Felony contempt arrest in Geneva

On 11/22/2021 at approximately 5:30pm, the Geneva Police Department’s Uniformed Division arrested Kenneth E. Nelson, 56, of Geneva for felony contempt and harassment, a violation. The individual allegedly violated a duly issued Order of Protection when he struck a protected party. This ... MORE
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Trial begins this week for Geneva police officer accused of choking a woman in custody

The trial for the Geneva police officer accused of choking a woman in his custody has begun. The officer, Jack Montesanto, is charged with misdemeanor criminal obstruction of breathing. The jury was shown footage from a police body camera on Monday that ... MORE
GPD Michael Passalacqua Says GPD Can’t Keep City Safe with Current Staffing Levels  Crowd Verbally Attacking Salamendra Ends Geneva City Council Work Session

Geneva City Council work session cut short after turning to chaos (video)

Staffing issues took center stage at a work session for Geneva City Council- as a presentation by GPD Chief Michael Passalacqua led to a contentious exchange between council members. Less than an hour into the meeting, it was ended, as Mayor Steve ... MORE