Polk County Sheriff’s Office
Sheriff’s deputies say a Lakeland man faces domestic battery charges after hitting his brother with marijuana plants from their yard.
A Poinciana man suspected of running a marijuana grow-house made authorities executing a search warrant wait outside the door so that he could smoke a joint.
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office says it sent undercover deputies to a minority rights group’s meeting because it had received information that the group was planning unlawful activities at a rally outside of a local jail.
Several teens were treated for minor injuries after a riot broke out at a male juvenile detention facility in Avon Park.
A local bus driver is facing several charges after reportedly staging a fight between two arguing students in an attempt to resolve the conflict.
Polk County Sheriff’s arrested a couple on drug possession and animal cruelty.
A local man was arrested Wednesday after reportedly using a pen camera to tape young females changing in a bathroom.
A local resident was arrested Wednesday after asking a 10-year-old girl – and many others over the course of several years – for permission to touch their feet for his own sexual gratification.
Polk County Sheriff’s Officers have arrested a mail carrier after they say she tried to poison her husband’s tuna fish sandwich.
Authorities say two men illegally killed an alligator near a central Florida mall.