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85 suspects arrested during Operation Flying Ice
Aug 19, 2022
Central Florida HIDTA Task ...

Detectives with the Central Florida HIDTA (High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area) task force, worki...

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Michael Stribling
Aug 18, 2022
Lakeland man charged with f...

Michael Stribling charged with 5-counts of attempted murder after shooting at business partner's r...

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Brian Steger
Aug 10, 2022
Former Polk County Firefigh...

Polk County Sheriff’s Office Computer Crimes detectives arrested Polk County Fire Rescue (PCFR) Ca...

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Virtual Job Fair ad 2022
Aug 5, 2022
PCSO hosting virtual job fa...

The Polk County Sheriff's Office is hosting a virtual (online) job fair on Tuesday, August 5, 2022...

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Casey Lester
Aug 1, 2022
PCSO arrests Federal Correc...

Officer who works for Federal Corrections facility in Sumter County gets arrested by PCSO followin...

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Crime Stoppers

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Aug 16, 2022
Northern Lakeland Business Theft ... More Info
Aug 19, 2022
August 19: Polk City car burglaries ... More Info
Aug 14, 2022
Fuel thefts near Lake Wales ... More Info
Aug 14, 2022
Lakeland game camera theft ... More Info
Aug 12, 2022
Armed Robberies at the Circle K (Spirit Lake Rd, Win... More Info
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