Press Releases

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    Missing Endanged Adult (UPDATE - FOUND)
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    UPDATE: Koji Horaguchi has been located. He is okay.

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    On 06/11/19 Children Services in Richland County, Ohio received a case of Lewd or Lascivious Molestation that occurred approximately 10 years ago in Myakka City, FL.


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    Vehicle Burglaries
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    During the overnight hours on 07/05 and 07/06 multiple vehicles four unknown persons entered and rummaged multiple vehicles in the Azalea Park Co

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    Man Charged In Pit Bull Dumpster Case
    Incident Type:Animal Abandonment

    At approximately 3:45pm on 6/10/2019 Waste Management arrived at the Speedway Gas Station to empty two dumpsters. Just prior to emptying the second dumpster, a Waste Management employee observed a dog (pit bull) and animal crate inside the dumps

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    UPDATE:  (6/30/19)


    Detectives have a warrant


Wanted Suspects

Strategic Plan

MCSO 2019-2021 Strategic Plan

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