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Polk County Sheriff’s Dept Leads County Churches in Security Measures

BY MELANIE WADE – The Polk County Sheriff’s Office hosted a Church Security Class recently to help area churches learn to secure their facilities and keep them safe amid several church shootings in the last few years. Sawyer said following the most recent mass church shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas on November 5, 2017, he was inundated with calls from ...

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Local Law Enforcement to Host Church Security Class

BY MELANIE WADE – The Polk County Sheriff’s Department, along with other local law enforcement, is planning to host a Church Security Class following the recent mass shooting at a Texas church. Shootings at places of worship have risen in the last few years, and following the Texas tragedy, Sheriff Sawyer said he has be inundated with phone calls from ...

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