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Polk County Sheriff’s Department: January 8-14, 2018

January 8, 2018 Arrested was Robert A. Hamilton, 30, of Mena, on a Body Attachment Warrant. Arrested was Kristi H. Green, 24, of Talihina, OK, on a Warrant for Felony Failure to Appear. January 9, 2018 Report from a Vandervoort woman that her 13-year-old son was missing.  Investigation continues into his whereabouts. Report from a Mena woman of the theft ...

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Polk County Sheriff’s Department: January 1-7, 2018

January 1, 2018 Report from a Wickes woman of a missing family member.  Investigation continues. Report from complainant on Polk 121 near Mena of the theft of a firearm.  Investigation continues. Traffic stop on Highway 71 South near Mena led to the arrest of Lance R. Birtcher, 20,of Mena, on Charges of Disorderly Conduct and Obstructing Governmental Operations.  Also, a ...

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Polk County Inmate Index Now Available

BY MELANIE WADE – Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer has announced they now have their inmate index available online, as opposed to the smart phone RPS app previously available. To look up inmates currently booked into the Polk County Detention Center, public access can be found at www.FindTheInmate.com/Polk and a listing of the jail inmate population appears. As of Wednesday ...

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Polk County Sheriff’s Department: December 25-31, 2017

December 25, 2017 Report of a disturbance on Polk 18 near Cove.  Deputy responded.  Complainant refused to press charges. December 26, 2017 Report from complainant on Highway 8 West near Rocky of the break-in and theft of jewelry, valued at $600.00.  Investigation continues. Report from complainant on Lark Lane near Board Camp of a bullet hole in an exterior wall ...

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Polk County Sheriff’s Department: December 18-24, 2017

December 18, 2017 Report from a local medical clinic of a dog bite victim.  Deputy responded. Report from complainant on Polk 30 near Hatfield of the break-in to a storage building.  Investigation continues. Arrested was Jesse S. Lively, 23, of Yukon, OK, on a Warrant for Probation Violation. December 19, 2017 Report of a disturbance on Highway 8 East near ...

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Polk County Sheriff’s Department: December 4-10, 2017

December 4, 2017 Request from a Mena woman for assistance with her 14-year-old daughter.  Deputies responded. Traffic stop on Highway 71 South near Hatfield led to the arrest of Katina L. Maples, 44, of Mena, on Charges of DWI and Driving Left of Center. Report from complainant on Polk 72 near Yocana of the theft of cash and personal documents ...

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Polk County Deputies Assist Scott County Following Shooting of Officer

BY MELANIE WADE – Polk County Law Enforcement assisted the Scott County Sheriff’s Department on Tuesday evening, December 5, 2017, following an officer-involved shooting. Scott County Sheriff’s deputies were responding to a disturbance call when one officer made contact with the suspect, near the suspect’s residence. The suspect allegedly left his vehicle and shot at the officer, striking him in ...

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Polk County Sheriff’s Department: November 27 – December 3, 2017

November 27, 2017 Report from complainant on Polk 93 near Rocky of the fraudulent use of a credit card, totaling charges at $926.44.  Investigation continues. Report of a disturbance on Polk 92 near Shady Grove. Deputy responded. Investigation continues. Report from complainant on Dover Street in Hatfield of an unauthorized person in a residence. Investigation continues. Report from complainant on ...

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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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Polk County Sheriff’s Department: November 20-29, 2017

November 20, 2017 Report of stolen property led to a 16-year-old male being issued Juvenile Citations for Theft of Property and Possession of Narcotics.  The juvenile was released to the custody of a parent/guardian. November 21, 2017 Arrested was Roger A. T. Burton, 28, of Hatfield, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear. Report from complainant on Heritage Lane near ...

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