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Feb 042015
 
Drug Trafficking with Children Present, Two Arrested

For Immediate Release February 4, 2015 Children in Home During Drug Search Warrant Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that at approximately 10:30 p.m. yesterday, a search warrant was executed at 818 Greenwood Avenue in the City of Hamilton by the BURN (Butler Undercover Regional Narcotics) task force. There were two small children in the home during the […]

Jan 302015
 
Two Search Warrants, Several Arrests and Drug Seizures

For Immediate Release January 30, 2015 Two Search Warrants Result In Several Arrests And Drug Seizures Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that a six month long drug investigation began with a tip and ended yesterday after 2 search warrants and multiple arrests.  B.U.R.N. (Butler County Undercover Regional Narcotics) task force executed the first search warrant […]

Jan 222015
 
Two Arrested for Heroin Trafficking

For Immediate Release January 22, 2015 Two Arrested For Trafficking And Possession Of Heroin Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that a six week long drug investigation began with a tip and ended yesterday with a search, seizure and multiple arrests.  B.U.R.N. (Butler County Undercover Narcotics) Taskforce arrested two people in the parking lot of Penn […]

Jan 222015
 
Hanover Twp Fatal Crash Victim Identified

For Immediate Release January 22, 2015 Hanover Township Fatality Victim Identified Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones states that yesterday around 9:00 p.m., Hanover Township emergency crews and S.T.A.R.T. (Serious Traffic Accident Reconstruction Team) responded to the 2000 block of Ross Hanover Road for a crash.  Ryan Kendrick, 24 year old male, was travelling eastbound […]

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Jan 212015
 

For Immediate Release January 21, 2015 Hanover Township, Single Vehicle Accident Results In Fatality Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that on January 21, 2015, at approximately 2100 hours, BCSO deputies along with the Hanover Township Fire Department were dispatched to the 2000 block of Ross Hanover Road for a single vehicle crash resulting in […]

Jan 212015
 
Former Teacher Indicted on Sex Charges

For Immediate Release January 21, 2015 Former Teacher Indicted For Several Sex Charges Involving A Minor Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that after a four-month long investigation, Justin Madden, 29 year old male and former teacher at New Miami High School has been indicted on 11 charges.  Two of those charges are sexual […]

Jan 092015
 
Large Meth Lab in Morgan Township

For Immediate Release January 9, 2015 Large Scale Meth Lab Located In Garage In Morgan Township Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that around 7:30 PM yesterday, an anonymous tip led undercover agents to 5821 Layhigh Road in Morgan Township where a large meth lab was being operated.  A search warrant was executed and agents found […]

Jan 062015
 
Jail Lobby Open as Warming Center

For Immediate Release January 6, 2015 Sheriff Opens Jail Lobby To Provide Temporary “Warming Center” Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones announces that due to the extremely frigid weather conditions, anyone in need of temporary relief from the cold is permitted to “warm up” in the main lobby area of the Butler County Jail. Sheriff […]

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Dec 172014
 
Scam Alert: Scammers Pose as IRS Employees

For Immediate Release December 17, 2014 Scammers Pose as IRS Employees Sheriff Richard K. Jones wants to advise the community that criminals are posing as IRS agents by phone. The scammers are making threats to individuals that they will place liens on their homes and issue warrants for their arrest if they do not send […]

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Dec 152014
 
OVI Driver Causes Crash with Deputy

For Immediate Release December 15, 2014 Drunk Driver Causes Crash With Deputy’s Cruiser Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that on Saturday, December 13th just after midnight, one of his deputies was involved in a crash with a drunk driver.  Deputy Art Brickles was travelling south on state route 4 at the Millikin Road […]