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Sheriff Grady Judd

Welcome to the Polk County Sheriff's Office Website. We are happy to provide this site as a resource for use by members of the Polk County Sheriff's Office, the media, and the public. By following us on the Internet, you can help make Polk County a safer place to live from the comfort of your living room. Check in often. And, if you need us - call us. We will always answer the call.

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search for boy in lake
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9 year old boy fell from boat and hit by propeller; Polk deputies continue search

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Corina Holder
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Deputies shoot at suspect who hit two deputies

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Luke Neely
Nov 20, 2022
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Operation Pop Top pops 2 for selling alcohol to a 17 year old

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Bonnet Springs Park childrens museum
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The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is partnering with Bonnet Springs Park to help provide a family-f...

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Crime Stoppers

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Nov 25, 2022
Bike Theft in Lakeland ... More Info
Nov 22, 2022
Doc Gay Road mail theft ... More Info
Nov 15, 2022
Mulberry Walmart Theft Nov 15 ... More Info
Nov 13, 2022
Lake Roy Beach Inn theft ... More Info
Nov 21, 2022
Countywide burglary trend ... More Info
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