February 27, 2015

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POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – FEBRUARY 26, 2015 -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Polk County Sheriff’s Office Receives Its Ninth Professional Accreditation -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Lake Wales Medical Center Offers Help With Special Enrollment Period -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Lake Wales Police Charge Man With DUI -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Lakeland Police Needs To Identify This Strong Arm Robbery Suspect -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Can you ID this Grand Theft Suspect In Lakeland -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Schedule an Appointment at The Oasis Spa For a Facial and Love the Skin You’re In! -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Lake Alfred Man Dies From Apparent Self-inflicted Gunshot -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

The 30-Minute-Or-Less E.R. Service Pledge from Lake Wales Medical Center -

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Bone Valley’s Opening Weekend Was a Success -

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – FEBRUARY 24, 2015 -

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Update: Located Safe! Polk County Sheriff’s Office Detectives Searching for Missing and Endangered Adult 80-Year-Old Luisito Rolon -

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Wild & Crazy Weekend Event Turns Deadly At Triple Canopy Ranch -

Monday, February 23, 2015

23 Yr. Old Polk Woman Killed In 3 Car Accident This Morning -

Monday, February 23, 2015

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – FEBRUARY 23, 2015 -

Monday, February 23, 2015

COOKING ON THE RIDGE: Egg and Broccolini Sandwiches -

Monday, February 23, 2015

Our Children’s Academy Receives Grant from the GiveWell Community Foundation -

Monday, February 23, 2015

Missing Teen From Sebring Florida -

Monday, February 23, 2015

Alleged Child Porn Suspect Takes His Own Life -

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Motorcyclist Medivaced After Accident On Scenic Hwy In Frostproof -

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Leave the Pampering to The Oasis Spa for Valentines!

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Leave the pampering to us this Valentines! Check out these “sweet” deals that won’t add inches to your waist! We have extended our hours to ensure you have time to get your loved one the perfect gift certificate. Today through Friday we will be open from 8:30-6:00 and Saturday 9:00-2:00You can purchase gift certificates online, anytime at www.theoasis-spa.com  Want an extra “sweet” deal? “Like” The Oasis Spa and “Share” the post on their facebook page to be entered to win an Oasis Pedicure! Winner announced Monday, February 16th  

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Lake Wales Police Sergeant Arrested for Unlawful Sexual Activity With Minor

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A Lake Wales Police Sergeant was arrested late Tuesday night following an investigation into allegations that he was having a sexual relationship with a seventeen year old female. Aaron Woodford Barnes 37 has been charged with four counts of Sexual Activity with Certain Minors and one count of Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor. The investigation began mid morning yesterday after Lake Wales Police were informed by a concerned citizen that Barnes was involved in an inappropriate sexual relationship with a minor. Upon learning of the allegation, Lake Wales Police requested the assistance of the Polk County Sheriff’s Office,…

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PCSO Traffic Unit Investigating Two-Vehicle Crash with One Fatality in Lake Alfred

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The Polk County Sheriff’s Traffic Unit is investigating a two-vehicle crash that occurred in Lake Alfred last evening and resulted in one fatality. Preliminary information so far is as follows: Around 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 10, 2015, a 2011 grey Kia being driven by 34-year-old Matthew Charles Dickerson of 401 North Church Ave in Fort Meade was traveling southbound on CR 557 and had just passed Waylanco Road in Lake Alfred when it was struck by a 2015 white Chevy van being driven by 23-year-old Jerry Jarrell of West Virginia that was heading northbound on CR 557 and was attempting to pass another…

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Lakeland Police need help locating a Missing/Endangered Juvenile

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Lakeland Police need help locating a Missing/Endangered Juvenile   Lilany Martinez was last seen on February 7, 2015, at approximately 12:00 a.m. at 703 Hull Street. It is unknown what she was wearing at the time she left. Ms. Martinez has black/dark red hair, brown eyes and wears blue contacts. Martinez is on medication for bi-polar disorder. Martinez does not have a criminal history. Ms. Martinez may be with her boyfriend Jonathan Salazar, 2226 Greenbriar Village. If anyone has information on the location of Lilany Martinez, please contact Investigative Aide, Charlene Ali at (863) 834-8974.

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Crime Stoppers Bulletin – Identity Theft/Fraudulent Use of Cedit Card

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Crime Stoppers Bulletin – Identity Theft/Fraudulent Use of Cedit Card   On Wednesday, January 13, 2015, the victim noticed her purse was missing from her vehicle in the 3000 block of Saddlebrook Way. The victim’s credit card was used at Super Choice Food Market by the two black female suspects. Anyone with information on the identification of these individuals is asked to contact Detective Strickland at 863-834-8965, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-8477. To remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers. LPD Event #15-976 – Detective S. Strickland – Bulletin CS #15-04

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Can you Help Lakeland Police Identify This Person?

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  Lakeland Police are attempting to identify and speak with an individual in reference to the Grand Theft of a laptop/tablet valued at $1,000.00 from the Best Buy at 4215 Hwy 98 N in Lakeland. The individual is described as a black male with a short haircut, and possibly some facial hair. He was last seen wearing a white button down short sleeve shirt, dark pants and brown shoes. Anyone with information on the identification of this individual is asked to contact Lakeland Police Department Detective Fetz at 863-834-8993, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-8477. To remain anonymous and be eligible…

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POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – FEBRUARY 10, 2015

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Every weekday  we will have the Polk Mugshot of The Day. The mugshot will be someone arrested in Polk County in the past couple of weeks. The mugshot along with the charges will be posted. Please remember these individuals are innocent until proven guilty. Polk Mugshot of the Day brought to you by polkmugshot.com.       GRAY, JEREMY  EUGENE Race: W    Sex: M    DOB: 1/19/1984 Height: 603     Weight: 250 Arresting Agency: FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL  Charges:  DUI-UNLAW BLD ALCH-DUI ALCOHOL OR DRUGS Bond $500,  POSS OF COCAINE Bond $1000,  POSS OF DRUG PARA Bond $500   The views, opinions, positions or strategies expressed by the authors and those providing comments are theirs alone, and do not necessarily reflect the views,…

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