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Apr 232015
 
Deputy Terminated from Sheriff's Office

For Immediate Release April 23, 2015 Deputy Terminated From Sheriff’s Office Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that Deputy Michael Baker has been terminated from employment with the Sheriff’s Office.  Deputy Baker was charged and incarcerated in the Butler County Jail on April 20, 2015 for sexual misconduct involving a minor.  Deputy Baker no […]

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Apr 212015
 
Madison Township Canine Relinquished to Animal Control

For Immediate Release April 21, 2015 Madison Township Canine Relinquished to Animal Control Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that the family dog that viciously attacked its owner will be put down. On Monday evening, deputies and Madison Township emergency crews responded to a Germantown Road address for a female with several head and facial wounds […]

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Apr 212015
 
Retail Business Tips Lead To Drug Charges

For Immediate Release April 21, 2015 Retail Business Tips Lead To Drug Charges Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that for the past few months, deputies and undercover agents with B.U.R.N. (Butler County Under Cover Regional Narcotics) Taskforce have personally visited several retail businesses.  The idea is to educate them on indicators of purchases for the […]

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Apr 212015
 
Deputy Charged For Sexual Misconduct Involving A Minor

For Immediate Release April 21, 2015 Deputy Charged For Sexual Misconduct Involving A Minor Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that Michael Baker, a deputy with the Butler County Sheriff’s Office was arrested and incarcerated in the Butler County Jail yesterday around 9:00 PM.  Deputy Baker is allegedly involved in inappropriate contact with a […]

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Apr 152015
 
Three Vehicle Crash Leaves One Dead in Wayne Township

For Immediate Release April 15, 2015 Three Car Crash Leaves One Dead in Wayne Township Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that last night that around 7:35 PM, emergency crews from Wayne Township and the City of Trenton, along with Butler County S.T.A.R.T. (Serious Traffic Accident Reconstruction Team), responded to the intersection of Trenton […]

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Apr 102015
 
Water Rescue in St. Clair Twp; Two Charged

For Immediate Release April 10, 2014 Two Charged In Water Rescue Incident Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones is very upset that several first responders were placed in harm’s way due to the reckless acts of two men.  At approximately 11:55 AM, the Butler County Regional Water Rescue Team and St. Clair Township emergency crews responded to […]

Apr 092015
 
Sheriff Opposes House Bill 147

For Immediate Release April 9, 2015 Sheriff Jones Against Idea Of No Training To Carry A Firearm Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones is adamantly against House Bill 147.  The proposal calls for doing away with the state’s current licensing procedure and would allow anyone who is 21 years of age and older to carry […]

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Apr 082015
 
Search Warrant Leads to Large Marijuana Bust

For Immediate Release April 8, 2015 Search warrant leads to large marijuana bust in Hamilton Sheriff Richard K. Jones reports that around 7:30 PM yesterday, citizen complaints and anonymous tips led undercover agents to 220 North D Street in the City of Hamilton where a large marijuana grow operation was being processed.  A search warrant […]

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Apr 072015
 
Victim Identified in Fatal Wayne Twp Crash

For Immediate Release April 7, 2015 Victim Identified in Fatal Wayne Township Crash Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones reported last night that around 9:00 PM, Wayne Township and Trenton emergency crews and S.T.A.R.T. (Serious Traffic Accident Reconstruction Team) responded to the 4400 block of Trenton-Franklin Road for a crash.  James Rucker, 74 year old […]

Apr 032015
 
Sheriff Jones Assigns New K9 Deputy

For Immediate Release April 3, 2015 Sheriff Jones Assigns New K9 Deputy Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones is pleased to announce that there is a “new dog” in town.  He is welcoming Deputy Kaiser, a new K-9 officer to the Butler County Sheriff’s Office.  Deputy Kaiser is a 3 year old Belgian Malinois and […]

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