October 10, 2014

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POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – OCTOBER 10, 2014 -

Friday, October 10, 2014

Detective Billy Lane Resigns – He Was Arrested for DUI in Osceola County July 25th -

Friday, October 10, 2014

Information Sought in Whereabouts of 47-year Benjamin Skeen -

Friday, October 10, 2014

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – OCTOBER 9, 2014 -

Thursday, October 9, 2014

52 Year Old Lake Placid Woman Murdered This Morning -

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Pre-Open Showing Tonight at 7 PM -

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Winter Haven Police Looking for Three Supects Who Stole IPhones and LG Smart Phones From a Busy Phone Store -

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Wine, Chocolate & Cheese Event In Downtown Winter Haven Tonight -

Thursday, October 9, 2014

So You Want To Know What’s Being Built On Hunt Bros. Rd. Near Soccer Fields -

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Central Park In Winter Haven Goes Pink For Breast Cancer Awarness -

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

St. Joseph Academy in Lakeland Never Told That Student Had Enterovirus D68 -

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Suspect In Former Polk County Football Star’s Murder Turns Himself In -

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

10 Year Old Polk County Girl First Florida Case of Enterovirus D68 -

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

There Is A New Fire Marshall In Polk County -

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Bethel Baptist Pastor Resigns Amid Rumors Of Re-Vote of Marijuana Plant Lease -

Monday, October 6, 2014

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – OCTOBER 6, 2014 -

Monday, October 6, 2014

COOKING ON THE RIDGE : Roasted Pumpkin Soup -

Monday, October 6, 2014

PCSO Robbery Detectives are Seeking the Public’s Help in Identifying an Armed Business Robbery Suspect -

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Haines City Police Searching for Person of Interest Harold Lavon Carter Jr. -

Friday, October 3, 2014

Lakeland Police are Conducting an Armed Robbery, Burglary and Grand Theft Investigation -

Friday, October 3, 2014

Information Sought in Whereabouts of 47-year Benjamin Skeen

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Polk County Sheriff’s deputies are seeking the public’s help in locating a wanted subject. 47-year Benjamin Skeen, (last known address of 2719 Abilene Trail Polk City) is wanted for burglary with assault/battery, tampering in felony 1st degree proceeding, false imprisonment (domestic violence), domestic battery by strangulation, violation of injunction-repeat sex/date violence, battery (domestic violence), resisting without violence. Skeen is also on bond for lewd lascivious behavior-victim 12YOA up to 16YOA, sexual assault by custodian sexual battery victim 12YOA under 18YOA. Skeen has been in state prison three previous times. Anyone with information is urged to contact Detective Brett Bulman at 863-499-2400, or 863-298-6200. ANYONE WITH…

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After 27 Years An Arrest Made In Brutal Stabbing Murder of Karen Watson

Karen Watson was stabbed multiple times in 1987. A suspect In her death, Carl McCauley has been arrested.

Winter Haven, Florida – According to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office a 37 year old murder has a suspect.On March 24, 1987, Karen Watson, 41, was found murdered inside her residence, located in between Lake Alfred and Polk City. The crime scene was located about one mile from Interstate 4. The victim was found on her living room couch and had been stabbed several times. The victim was brutally murdered between 12:15 p.m. and 1:00 p.m and was found by her husband when he returned home from running a business errand.  She was the mother of three sons. Watson was stabbed multiple times. According…

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Polk City Couple Living in Filthy Home Arrested for Child Neglect, Animal Cruelty, Marijuana Possession

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28-year-old Dustin Deck and 27-year-old Katie Renner of 5653 Viburnum Ct., Polk City. Deck is charged with child neglect (2 counts), possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, domestic violence battery, and assault on a law enforcement officer. Renner is charged with child neglect (2 counts), possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, animal cruelty (15 counts), battery on a law enforcement officer, and tampering with evidence. Polk City Couple living in filthy home arrested for child neglect, animal cruelty, marijuana possession Two children, 1 ½ and 5, placed with relative, DCF investigating 28-year-old Dustin Deck and 27-year-old Katie Renner…

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Updated: 5 Yr Old & Both Parents Killed In Tragic Accident InPolk City

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  8:50pm Update: The two girls who were airlifted to Arnold Palmer Children’s Hospital had surgery today, and are both expected to make full recoveries. The 3-month-old baby girl was released from LRMC, and brought to Arnold Palmer by DCF to be with her siblings and grandfather who is there. Polk City, Florida – PCSO is investigating a two-vehicle crash in Polk City that occurred around 10 minutes after midnight this morning (March 11, 2014), at the intersection of SR 33 (AKA Commonwealth Ave) and Deen Still Road in Polk City. Preliminary information is as follows: It appears a passenger…

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Update: One Person Killed & Child Airlifted In Serious Condition

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Polk City, Florida – Around 3:00 p.m. today (December 25, 2013) a gold 2005 Honda CRV being driven 20-year-old Nidaeus Sierra (male) from Polk City was traveling northbound on SR 33 North near the intersection with Grimes Road in Polk City when Sierra had to brake hard to avoid hitting a car that had stopped suddenly in front of him. At that time, a burgundy 1999 GMC Yukon that was behind the Honda heading northbound and being driven by 28-year-old Sheena Star of Lakeland swerved to the right and into the oncoming lane of traffic to avoid hitting the Honda….

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One Person Killed & Child Airlifted In Polk City Crash

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Polk City, Florida – Polk County Sheriff’s Traffic deputies are on the scene of a traffic crash in Polk City at this time, involving three vehicle and one confirmed fatality. A child from one of the vehicles was airlifted to Tampa General and is still alive – she has serious injuries but not life-threatening. The child’s mother was airlifted to LRMC with injuries. The confirmed fatality from another vehicle is an adult. The crash occurred around 3:00 p.m. on SR 33 North near Grimes Road in Polk City. SR 33 North is shut down in both directions in that area…

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Homes needed! Can you really say “no” to these faces?

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In cooperation with Polk County Animal Control: These animals are available at the Polk County Sheriff’s Office Animal Control located at 7115 de Castro Road Winter Haven, Fl. 33880 Kennel Adoption hours are Monday – Saturday 10am to 4pm. Phone: 863-499-2600 Cats are $40.00 Puppies and Kittens under 6 months are $40.00 Dogs are $70.00 The adoption price includes vaccinations, rabies license tag, dewormer, microchip, and spay or neuter.   1. Choco Chip – “I whip my tail back and forth, I whip my tail back and forth…I need some kids to sing with me! ….I whip my tail back…

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