Category: Sheriff

Indiana Sheriff Joins GOP: ‘I’m Tired of Seeing Fires Set in Our Streets’
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Indiana Sheriff Joins GOP: ‘I’m Tired of Seeing Fires Set in Our Streets’

Vanderburgh County Sheriff Dave Wedding announced Thursday that he had changed his party affiliation from Democrat to Republican in Evansville, Indiana. “Sheriff Wedding says the switch is to make a statement against what is going on nationally with civil unrest and negative attitudes towards law enforcement,” according to 14 News. At the event outside White…

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Sheriff: Looters Arrested for Targeting Homes of CA Wildfire Evacuees
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Sheriff: Looters Arrested for Targeting Homes of CA Wildfire Evacuees

Five suspected looters were arrested Friday for targeting homes in Santa Cruz County, California, whose owners had evacuated due to the wildfires. “Jose Gandarilla, Susana Luna, Crystal Araujo, Sara Loretz and Crystle Parstch-Lucchesi were all arrested on charges including looting, grand theft, conspiracy to commit crime and burglary,” according to KRON 4. Friday night, the…

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Michigan Sheriff Won’t Enforce Whitmer’s Stay-at-Home Order
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Michigan Sheriff Won’t Enforce Whitmer’s Stay-at-Home Order

A Michigan sheriff announced Monday that his office will not enforce Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s (D) stay-at-home order implemented due to the Chinese coronavirus outbreak, as residents and lawmakers continue to accuse the governor of infringing on civil liberties. Shiawassee County Sheriff Brian BeGole wrote in a statement shared to Facebook that he decided against enforcing the order after…

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