Two juveniles were arrested at an apartment complex in Independence on Oct. 3 on charges related to a murder which occurred in Santa Ana, Calif. in the spring.October 17, 2018 noon read more..
Polk County Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested Darin E. Shaw, 49, on the charges of murder and manslaughter stemming from the shooting last Thursday that occurred in the 9000 block of Corvallis Road, just south Independence.October 16, 2018 5:12 p.m. read more..
Heather Mounce, the woman accused of 98 felony identify theft and criminal mistreatment charges, next appears in court in November, but she will be traveling from Idaho for the appearance.September 26, 2018 noon read more..
Dallas Fire & EMS announced that firefighters from various Polk County fire agencies, including Dallas and Southwest Polk Fire District, will be assisting the U.S. Department of Fish & Wildlife with a prescribed burn at Baskett Slough Wildlife Refuge this afternoon.September 20, 2018 1:26 p.m. read more..
Dyllan D. Coons, 19, of Dallas, was arraigned in Polk County Circuit Court on Monday on charges related to a Sept. 7 crash that left one man dead in the 1100 block of Main Street East, in Monmouth.September 19, 2018 noon read more..
The driver involved in a pedestrian-involved crash Sept. 7 in Monmouth is cooperating with police.September 12, 2018 noon read more..