Posts With Keyword ‘Sheriff Jerry Dunbar’

Sheriff Talks about Teen Driving Distractions

Posted: Wednesday, October 17th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The importance of avoiding distractions is the focus a special emphasis this week.  

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Sheriff Reminds Drivers to be on the Lookout for Farm Equipment on Roads

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Harvesting of crops is starting and drivers need to be alert for farm machinery on area roads.  

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Kids Returning to School Prompting Needs to be Alert

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Area schools are getting ready to start for the year, some as early as next week.

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Fireworks Safety Reminder

Posted: Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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Fourth of July fireworks are happening in many communities around the area tonight.  

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Spring Planting Should Remind Drivers to Use Extra Caution

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Spring planting time is here and drivers need to be mindful of the farm machinery that could be on the roads.  

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Burn Ban In Effect

Posted: Friday, October 7th, 2011 at 6:30 am

The Sheriff’s Office has issued a burn ban for the County.

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Drivers need to be Alert for Farm Equipment

Posted: Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 6:25 am

Fall harvesting is happening and drivers need to be mindful of the farm machinery on the roads.  

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Civil Process Servers Appointed

Posted: Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors approved certificates of appointment as part of their meeting yesterday.  

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Board of Supervisors Approve Funding for Sheriff

Posted: Wednesday, August 17th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors have approved funding for the Washington County Sheriff’s Department.  

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Sheriff Dunbar on Gun Permits

Posted: Thursday, January 13th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Sheriff Dunbar has had a busy first week of the year. 

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Riverside City Council Dealing with Weapons Ordinance

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Like many cities in Iowa, the city of Riverside is having to deal with the new weapons law that went into affect on January first.

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Special Traffic Enforcement Program Successful

Posted: Friday, December 3rd, 2010 at 6:22 am

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Last month, the Washington County Sheriff’s office joined other law enforcement agencies across Iowa in the special Traffic Enforcement Program (sTEP).

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Grand Jury Sides with WCSO in “Excessive Force” Lawsuit

Posted: Thursday, April 8th, 2010 at 6:53 am

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A federal grand jury has ruled in favor of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office in a lawsuit that claimed excessive force.

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