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Aug 292014
 
Talawanda Student Charged with Making “Terroristic Threats”

For Immediate Release August 29, 2014 Talawanda Student Charged with Making “Terroristic Threats” Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that a Talawanda High School student was charged for “Making Terroristic Threats”. On August 28th 2014, the Butler County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officer received information that a student was planning on coming to school [...]

Aug 272014
 
Subject Sentenced For Manufacturing Bottle Bombs

For Immediate Release August 27, 2014 Subject Sentenced For Manufacturing Bottle Bombs Richard K. Jones reports that Common Pleas Judge Michael Sage sentenced one of two subjects involved in manufacturing and possessing dangerous bottle bombs. In February of 2013, two months before the Boston Marathon bombings, Butler County B.U.R.N. (Butler County Undercover Regional Narcotics Taskforce) [...]

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Aug 272014
 
Head-On Crash in Ross Township Kills One

For Immediate Release August 27, 2014 One Person Killed In Head On Collision Ross Township Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that at approximately 6:00 am on August 27, 2014, Ross Township emergency crews along with Butler County S.T.A.R.T. (Serious Traffic Accident Reconstruction Team) responded to the 2400 block of Ross Millville Road for a head [...]

Aug 262014
 
Drowning Victim Recovered

For Immediate Release August 25, 2014 Drowning victim recovered from Great Miami River Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that on August 25, 2014 at approximately 6:30pm, 13 year old Caleb Spivey and a friend were fishing at the Great Miami River in Lemon Township, City of Monroe. Caleb entered the water and was [...]

Aug 222014
 
Agents Execute Three Drug Related Search Warrants

For Immediate Release August 22, 2014 Agents Execute Three Drug Related Search Warrants Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones announces that agents from the Butler County Undercover Regional Narcotics Taskforce (BURN), with the assistance of the Butler County Regional SWAT Team, executed three search warrants during the early morning hours of Friday August 22, 2014. [...]

Aug 212014
 
Subject Sought By Sheriff’s Office Identified

For Immediate Release August 21, 2014 Subject Sought By Sheriff’s Office Identified Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that the subject that possibly jumped from a moving vehicle yesterday has been identified as Toby Rivers. A family member contacted the Sheriff’s Office today and advised deputies that Mr. Rivers is alive. The family member [...]

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Aug 202014
 
Subject Appears To Jump From Moving Vehicle During Pursuit

For Immediate Release August 20, 2014 Subject Appears To Jump From Moving Vehicle During Pursuit Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that around 1:30pm today, deputies attempted to initiate a traffic stop near Hancock Avenue and S. R. 4 in the City of Hamilton. When the deputy approached the vehicle, the driver of a [...]

Aug 142014
 
Pursuit in Liberty Township Ends in Injury Crash

For Immediate Release August 14, 2014 Early Morning Pursuit In Liberty Township Ends In Injury Crash Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that around 3am today, deputies initiated a traffic stop on Hamilton Mason Road near Liberty Grand Drive in Liberty Township. The driver of a blue 1996 Dodge truck pulled over but then [...]

Aug 132014
 
Deputies Apprehend Two Subjects Breaking Into Liberty Twp School

For Immediate Release August 13, 2014 Deputies Apprehend Two Subjects Breaking Into Liberty Twp. School Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that at approximately 2:25 am today, deputies received an alarm activation at the Heritage Elementary School in Liberty Township. When deputies arrived to check the premises, two subjects were observed inside the school. [...]

Aug 112014
 
Minor Injury Crash Involving Sheriff's Deputy

For Immediate Release August 11, 2014 Minor Injury Crash Involving Sheriff’s Deputy Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that at approximately 5:40 pm on Friday August 8th, a Sheriff’s Deputy was responding to an emergency call and was travelling Westbound on S.R. 129 in Ross Township with lights and siren activated. Preliminary investigation indicates [...]