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Operation May's Monsters arrests
Jun 1, 2023
PCSO Computer Crimes Unit c...

Detectives from the Polk County Sheriff’s Office Computer Crimes Unit (CCU) charged eight suspects...

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Ashlyn Crews
May 28, 2023
Mulberry woman arrested for...

On May 28, 2023, Polk County Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested 24-year-old Ashlyn Crews of Mulb...

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Timothy Tallmadge mug shot
May 26, 2023
Prolific criminal escapes f...

Timothy Tallmadge's efforts to escape from PCSO only gets him a lot more charges.

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Allen and Williams
May 26, 2023
Bartow Couple charged with ...

On May 13, 2023, PCSO Homicide detectives arrested 24-year-old Takesha Williams and 25-year-old Ef...

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The Davis Duo Christopher Davis & Jay Davis
May 24, 2023
Lakeland brothers arrested ...

Belligerent brothers at Brewlands Bar & Billiards busted for being bad boys

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Package theft on Sunrise Drive ... More Info
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