Polk County






Polk County sex sting: 124 arrested

Polk County Sheriff’s Office (PCSO) Vice Unit conducted a special investigation known as “Operation Santa’s Naughty List” over six days where undercover detectives identified and helped victims of human trafficking who might be forced into prostitution. …


Rabies confirmed in Lakeland raccoon

This week, Polk County Sheriff’s Office Animal Control responded Towering Pines Drive in Lakeland, in reference to a fight between a dog and a raccoon.  Image/Nature-Pix via pixabay The owner of the dachshund separated the…



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Rabies: Polk County reports 9th case

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office Animal Control Section confirmed on Wednesday, November 13, 2019, the ninth positive rabies case in Polk County for the year. Image/CDC On Monday, November 11, 2019, PCSO received a call…