The Jefferson County Sheriff's Department responded to 893 calls between 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 21 through Sunday, Nov. 25, proving crime doesn't take a holiday.
- POLICE & FIRE
- Dan Barger
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Jefferson County Sheriff Oliver “Glenn” Boyer said in a news release Monday that deputies in the sheriff's department responded to 893 calls for service and made 79 arrests over the Thanksgiving Holiday. The arrests included 12 for domestic violence, 13 for DWI and 12 for driving while revoked. Twenty-five people were arrested on outstanding warrants. The Thanksgiving holiday reporting period began at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 21, and ended at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 25. There were no fatal vehicle crashes reported to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office during the period.
A roundup of odd, unusual and head-scratching crime reports in and around the area
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