Department Newsroom

Below you will find a list of all media releases from the Anderson County Sheriff's Department. Media releases are ordered chronologically.

 September 2014

Justice Assistance Grant Awarded
 Released September 24th, 2014

October Marks Crime Prevention Month
 Released September 24th, 2014

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
 Released September 22nd, 2014

GHSO Grant Awarded For Sixth Year
 Released September 18th, 2014

 August 2014

Labor Day Traffic Safety
 Released August 25th, 2014

Arrest In Second Gang-Related Attempted Murder
 Released August 11th, 2014

 July 2014

Back To School Traffic Safety
 Released July 30th, 2014

U.S. Attorney Announces Methamphetamine Indictments
 Released July 24th, 2014

Sheriff Paul White, Lieutenant Kenny Sharp Receive ESGR Award
 Released July 21st, 2014

Drug Indictments & Arrests - Update 1
 Released July 17th, 2014

Drug Indictments & Arrests
 Released July 16th, 2014

Message From Sheriff Paul White
 Released July 10th, 2014

Additional Arrest In Gang-Related Attempted Murder
 Released July 08th, 2014

Jury Duty Fraud Scam
 Released July 03rd, 2014

 June 2014

Independence Day Traffic Safety
 Released June 25th, 2014

D.A.R.E. Graduates 395 Students
 Released June 17th, 2014

Two Arrests In Home Burglary
 Released June 11th, 2014

Arrests In Gang-Related Attempted Murder
 Released June 10th, 2014

Operational Analysis - 2013
 Released June 09th, 2014

 May 2014

Crime Shows Significant Decline
 Released May 21st, 2014

Memorial Day Traffic Safety
 Released May 19th, 2014

Anderson County Emergency Preparedness Fair
 Released May 07th, 2014

National Police Week
 Released May 06th, 2014

DA Clark Media Release On 'Spa' Closure
 Released May 02nd, 2014

 April 2014

Two Arrests After Prostitution Investigation
 Released April 30th, 2014

National Correctional Officers And Employees Week
 Released April 29th, 2014

Man Arrested After Burglary, Vandalism
 Released April 24th, 2014

National Drug Take-Back Day Event
 Released April 23rd, 2014

Two Arrests After Burglary
 Released April 21st, 2014

Two Arrests After Robbery
 Released April 15th, 2014

Three Arrests After Drug Raid
 Released April 11th, 2014

Prom and Graduation Time
 Released April 08th, 2014

Drive To Zero Fatalities
 Released April 07th, 2014

 March 2014

National Crime Victims' Rights Week
 Released March 12th, 2014

National Public Safety Telecommunications Week
 Released March 10th, 2014

 February 2014

U.S. Attorney Announces Methamphetamine Conspiracy Sentences
 Released February 28th, 2014

Beer 'Sting' Nets Six Businesses
 Released February 27th, 2014

 January 2014

Arrest After Shooting Incident, Standoff
 Released January 15th, 2014

 November 2013

Holiday Crime Prevention
 Released November 18th, 2013

Thanksgiving Traffic Safety
 Released November 15th, 2013

Retirement Of Chief Jailer Avery Johnson
 Released November 14th, 2013

 October 2013

Halloween Safety Tips
 Released October 21st, 2013

Neighborhood Watch Meeting
 Released October 17th, 2013

Operation Medicine Cabinet
 Released October 17th, 2013

October Marks Crime Prevention Month
 Released October 01st, 2013

 September 2013

GHSO Grant Awarded For Fifth Year
 Released September 24th, 2013

Drug Indictments & Arrests
 Released September 03rd, 2013

 August 2013

Labor Day Traffic Safety
 Released August 29th, 2013

Back To School Traffic Safety
 Released August 01st, 2013

 July 2013

Five Arrests In Marijuana Distribution Conspiracy
 Released July 03rd, 2013

 June 2013

Independence Day Traffic Safety
 Released June 24th, 2013

Death of Deputy Sheriff Peggy Murphy
 Released June 05th, 2013

 May 2013

D.A.R.E. Graduates 387 Students
 Released May 23rd, 2013

Memorial Day Traffic Safety
 Released May 20th, 2013

TBI & ACSD Arrest On Criminal Homicide
 Released May 14th, 2013

Operational Analysis - 2012
 Released May 13th, 2013

National Police Week
 Released May 06th, 2013

 April 2013

Operation Medicine Cabinet
 Released April 17th, 2013

National Crime Victims' Rights Week
 Released April 15th, 2013

Prom and Graduation Time
 Released April 09th, 2013

 March 2013

U.S. Attorney Announces Methamphetamine Indictments
 Released March 26th, 2013

Traffic Safety Partnership To Reduce Fatalities
 Released March 25th, 2013

 February 2013

Arrest Made On Shooting Incident
 Released February 20th, 2013

Beer 'Sting' Nets Four Businesses
 Released February 19th, 2013

Two Arrests After Heroin Sales
 Released February 05th, 2013

 December 2012

Four Arrests After Robbery, Home Invasion
 Released December 17th, 2012

Holiday Traffic Safety
 Released December 12th, 2012

 November 2012

Holiday Crime Prevention
 Released November 20th, 2012

Thanksgiving Traffic Safety
 Released November 14th, 2012

 October 2012

Halloween Safety Tips
 Released October 26th, 2012

 September 2012

GHSO Grant Awarded For Fourth Year
 Released September 24th, 2012

October Marks Crime Prevention Month
 Released September 24th, 2012

DA Clark Releases Report On Deputy Involved Shooting
 Released September 11th, 2012

 August 2012

Labor Day Traffic Safety
 Released August 27th, 2012

Back To School Traffic Safety
 Released August 06th, 2012

Captain Penny Baker Retires
 Released August 02nd, 2012

National Night Out - 2012
 Released August 01st, 2012

 July 2012

Two Arrests, One Person Wanted For Craigslist Scam
 Released July 11th, 2012

 June 2012

Independence Day Traffic Safety
 Released June 28th, 2012

 May 2012

Memorial Day Traffic Safety
 Released May 24th, 2012

National Police Week
 Released May 09th, 2012

Crime Prevention Meeting
 Released May 09th, 2012

 April 2012

Five Arrests After Deputies Nab Burglary Suspects
 Released April 23rd, 2012

National Crime Victims' Rights Week
 Released April 18th, 2012

Drug Operation Indictments & Arrests
 Released April 12th, 2012

Prom and Graduation Time
 Released April 12th, 2012

 March 2012

National Public Safety Telecommunications Week
 Released March 31st, 2012

Three Arrests In Claxton Robbery
 Released March 30th, 2012

Three Businesses Cited In Beer Sting
 Released March 29th, 2012

Deputy Involved Shooting
 Released March 02nd, 2012

 February 2012

Three Arrests After Arson, Attempted Murder Investigation
 Released February 27th, 2012

 January 2012

Two Persons Charged In Murder Investigation
 Released January 25th, 2012

 December 2011

Holiday Traffic Safety
 Released December 14th, 2011

Death of Communications Officer Betty Taylor
 Released December 06th, 2011

Beer 'Sting' Nets 4 Businesses
 Released December 05th, 2011

 November 2011

GHSO Grant Awarded For Third Year
 Released November 21st, 2011

Holiday Crime Prevention
 Released November 21st, 2011

Thanksgiving Traffic Safety
 Released November 18th, 2011

 October 2011

Halloween Safety Tips
 Released October 26th, 2011

Arrest After Murder-For-Hire Plot
 Released October 20th, 2011

Sergeant Bill Breeding Retires
 Released October 10th, 2011

 September 2011

Veteran Dispatcher Retires
 Released September 23rd, 2011

Two Arrests After Burglary, Deputy Struck By Van
 Released September 20th, 2011

Beer 'Sting' Nets 9 Businesses
 Released September 19th, 2011

 August 2011

Back To School Traffic Safety
 Released August 01st, 2011

 July 2011

Operational Analysis - July 2011
 Released July 18th, 2011

July 4th Holiday Traffic Safety
 Released July 01st, 2011

 June 2011

DARE Graduates 418 Students
 Released June 24th, 2011

 May 2011

National Police Week
 Released May 11th, 2011

 April 2011

Prom and Graduation Time
 Released April 13th, 2011

National Crime Victims' Rights Week
 Released April 05th, 2011

 March 2011

National Public Safety Telecommunications Week
 Released March 22nd, 2011

911 Center 10 Year Anniversary
 Released March 22nd, 2011

Regional Medication Collection Event
 Released March 15th, 2011

 February 2011

Church Safety & Security Seminar
 Released February 28th, 2011

Arrest On Hoax Bomb Threats
 Released February 24th, 2011

Deputy Sheriff Of The Month - January 2011
 Released February 15th, 2011

 January 2011

Operation RX
 Released January 13th, 2011

Death of Deputy Sheriff Linda Townes
 Released January 06th, 2011

Three Arrests In Claxton Pharmacy Robbery
 Released January 04th, 2011

 December 2010

ACSD Assists Oak Ridge Police With ‘Operation Trinity'
 Released December 15th, 2010

Holiday Traffic Safety
 Released December 14th, 2010

Five Arrests On Meth Lab
 Released December 01st, 2010

 November 2010

Holiday Crime Prevention
 Released November 30th, 2010

Thanksgiving Traffic Safety
 Released November 22nd, 2010

 October 2010

Halloween Safety Tips
 Released October 21st, 2010

Two Wanted Persons, One Other Arrested On Meth Charges
 Released October 18th, 2010

Wanted Man, Two Others Arrested
 Released October 01st, 2010

 September 2010

GHSO Grant Awarded For Second Year
 Released September 30th, 2010

One Arrest, One Wanted After Meth Lab Found
 Released September 29th, 2010

Two Persons In Custody After Meth Lab Found
 Released September 29th, 2010

October Marks Crime Prevention Month
 Released September 27th, 2010

Five Arrests, Two Wanted After Meth Lab Raid
 Released September 24th, 2010

Arrest After Marijuana Found
 Released September 03rd, 2010

 August 2010

Four Arrests After Home Burglary
 Released August 19th, 2010

Two Arrests In Child Abuse Case
 Released August 07th, 2010

Arrest After Claxton Home Invasion
 Released August 05th, 2010

Back To School Traffic Safety
 Released August 05th, 2010

 July 2010

National Night Out
 Released July 27th, 2010

Operational Analysis - July 2010
 Released July 19th, 2010

 June 2010

D.A.R.E. Graduates 410 Students
 Released June 24th, 2010

Death of Deputy Sheriff Patsy Ward
 Released June 16th, 2010

 May 2010

National Police Week
 Released May 05th, 2010

 April 2010

Undercover Drug Operation Nets 163 Indictments
 Released April 29th, 2010

Operation Second Strike with ORPD
 Released April 26th, 2010

Prom and Graduation Time
 Released April 21st, 2010

Shooting & Homicide Investigation
 Released April 15th, 2010

National Crime Victims Rights Week
 Released April 14th, 2010

 March 2010

Death of Captain Neva Bowie
 Released March 05th, 2010

 January 2010

Three Arrests After Home Burglary
 Released January 26th, 2010

 December 2009

Holiday Traffic Safety
 Released December 16th, 2009

Holiday Crime Prevention Tips
 Released December 07th, 2009

 November 2009

Thanksgiving Traffic Safety
 Released November 16th, 2009

Child Sexual Abuse Arrests
 Released November 13th, 2009

GHSO Traffic Safety Grant Awarded
 Released November 12th, 2009

ACSD Assists Oak Ridge Police With Operation Prairie Fire
 Released November 09th, 2009

 October 2009

Seized Vehicle & Abandoned Property Auction
 Released October 27th, 2009

Halloween Safety Tips
 Released October 21st, 2009

 August 2009

Sheriffs Deputy Struck By Car At Accident Scene
 Released August 16th, 2009

Back To School Traffic Safety
 Released August 06th, 2009

 July 2009

Four Arrests In Claxton Shooting Incident
 Released July 09th, 2009

 June 2009

D.A.R.E. Graduates 430 Students
 Released June 23rd, 2009

Lake City Man Arrested Again... And Again
 Released June 19th, 2009

Indoor Marijuana Grow Found After Search Warrant
 Released June 17th, 2009

Arrest After Home Burglary
 Released June 09th, 2009

 May 2009

Arrests Made In Dossett Stabbing
 Released May 07th, 2009

National Police Week – May 10-16 2009
 Released May 06th, 2009

 April 2009

National Crime Victims Rights Week
 Released April 24th, 2009

Prom and Graduation Time
 Released April 15th, 2009

 March 2009

Undercover Drug Operation Nets 84 Indictments
 Released March 11th, 2009

Seized Vehicle Auction
 Released March 06th, 2009

 February 2009

Arrest After Home Burglary
 Released February 24th, 2009

K-9 Ringo
 Released February 23rd, 2009

Two Arrests After Carjacking
 Released February 12th, 2009

 October 2008

Sheriff’s Deputies Patrol In New Fuel Efficient Cars
 Released October 08th, 2008

 September 2008

Two Arrests, Drugs Seized After Search Warrants
 Released September 25th, 2008

 August 2008

Search Warrant Yields Indoor Marijuana Grow
 Released August 26th, 2008