September 30, 2004
Lawrence W. Crow, Jr.
Carrie Rodgers, (863) 534-6217 OR (863) 819-1856
Sheriff Crow Lifts Curfew
Polk County Sheriff Lawrence W. Crow, Jr.,
has lifted the curfew that he imposed on Sunday, September 26, 2004.
Under the provisions of Florida Statute 870.043, due to clear and
present danger of general public disorder in the Polk County disaster
areas, the Sheriff declared a dusk to dawn curfew in areas of Polk
County where power outages, extensive storm damages, and flooding
existed, due to Hurricane Jeanne. That curfew remained in effect for 72
hours, and has expired. No areas of Polk County are under curfew at this
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