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Daviess County Sheriff’s Activity Report

12-30-14

12:30 am – Call reference harassing phone calls.

6:16 am – Numerous 911 calls reference driver going southbound in the northbound lanes of I-35.

6:31 am – Above car stopped by MSHP.

3:43 pm – Complaint regarding dogs in Altamont.

12-31-14

9:56 am – Assist with vehicle accident at Highway 6 and Highway 13. Grain truck on its side.

3:40 pm – Assist DFS in Lock Springs.

5 pm

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Swearing in of Office Holders

Daviess County office holders who were elected in November 2014 were sworn in on Dec. 31 by Judge Thomas Chapman, far left.

Officeholders, from left, are Circuit Clerk Pam Howard, Prosecutor Annie Gibson, Recorder Jane McKinsey, County Clerk Vicki Corwin, and Associate Circuit Judge Daren L. Adkins. Not shown is Presiding Commissioner Randy Sims, who was sworn into office on Jan. 5.

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Daviess County Courthouse News

Your Right to Know: The following is information released from the Daviess County Courthouse on Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014.

County Commission

James Lewis, road and bridge supervisor, and crew are working on placing gravel around CMP in Grand River, Liberty and Benton Townships.

Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail District submitted audited financial statements for 2013.

Commissioners reviewed the 2015 budget.

Larry Shipers discussed property values with commissioners. Commissioners referred him to the

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Activity Report

12-22-14

9 am – Court in session.

12-23-14

9:20 am – Jessica Henderson, 18, Coffey, turned herself in on Daviess County charges of 3rd degree assault. She posted $1,000 cash bond and was released. The charges stem from an incident that occurred in November.

12-24-14

4:50 am – Report of semi in the ditch on I-35 at the 58mm. No injuries.

5:39 pm – Car vs. deer on Highway 6

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Activity Report

12-16-14

5:44pm – Towing abandoned vehicle at Oval west of Highway MM.

12-17-14

9:11am – C & I driver near Jamesport. Subject parked car and was seen running. Deputy responding said all was OK.

10:50am – Responding to call from DDRJ prisoner van on I-35. Subject is banging his head against the window.

8:27pm – MSHP arrested Ricky Baldwin, 24, Altamont, on Buchanan Co warrant for probation violation on original

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Daviess County Courthouse News

Your Right to Know: The following is information released from the Daviess County Courthouse on Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014.

County Commission

December 22, 2014

Commissioners met with James Lewis, road and bridge supervisor, and reviewed the 2015 budget and CMP/metal purchases for county repairs.

Commissioners signed an agreement with Ivan Schraeder with Lowenbaum Partnership LLC for legal services for the year 2015.

Dave Allen discussed brush removal and county issues

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Daviess County Courthouse News

Your Right to Know: The following is information released from the Daviess County Courthouse on Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014.

Commission

Commissioners will meet on Dec. 17, with minutes reported in the next issue.

Circuit Court

The following cases were heard by Judge Thomas Chapman on Dec. 10:

Probation was revoked for Rolla Sweiger on three felony charges, burglary second degree, tampering with motor vehicle, and property damage. He was sentenced

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Activity Report

12-9-14

12:13 pm – Assist with house fire at residence at Lake Viking.

5 pm – Possible drunk driver sitting at truck stop in Winston.

7:21 pm – Dispute over property in Jameson.

10:02 pm – Complaint of barking dog in Coffey.

12-10-14

9 am – Court in session.

12:40 pm – Mamie Hayes, 36, Trenton, was taken into custody on a Mercer County warrant for class C felony charges

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Activity Report

12-2-14

9:26 am – Landlord / tenant issues.

10:11 am – Daviess County Health Department regarding dog bite from last week.

3:22 pm – Complaint of harassing text messages.

7:52 pm – Car vs. deer on Highway J south of Altamont. No injuries.

12-3-14

1:04 am – Response to report of vehicle on fire south of Gallatin on Highway 13. No injuries.

8:18 pm – Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office with

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