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Newton County Sheriff's Report

Weekly Sheriff’s Report

March 25, 2024

Released by:  Sheriff Robert Burby  

Calls To Service (March 18, 2024, to March 24, 2024): 

The Newton County Sheriff’s

Office (NCSO) answered 70 calls to service.

Jail Transports: NCSO had 7 jail transports;

2 to Dr Appointments, 2 from NCSO to JMH, 1 from NCSO to Beauregard, 1 from Beauregard to NCSO, 1 from NCSO to Mental Health Facility.

Jail Population:  

We currently have 23 inmates in the following jails;

10 housed in Newton, 7 housed in Beauregard, and 6 housed in Jasper.

Bon Wier Neighborhood Watch Meeting:

On Thursday, March 21st, 2024, we held our monthly meeting. I thanked everyone for their support during the Recovery Operation at the

Sabine River. The Churches and residents played a vital role in providing food, drinks, and practical support to the searchers. I wanted to thank them in person for their efforts. The next

meeting will be held on the 3rd Thursday in April.

The following individuals were booked into the County Jail:

Gregory Delmond Hughey 03/23/24 F3 Assault Fam/House Mem Impede Breath/Circulation

The following calls and reports were received by NCSO:  

Bon Wier: Extra Patrol, Disturbance x 2, Trespassing, Prowler, Welfare Concern, Animal Nuisance, Officer Assist

Deweyville: Disturbance, Suspicious Activity, Alarm x 4, Officer Assist, Assault x 2, Criminal Mischief

Newton (Unincorporated Limits): Officer Assist x 3, Assault, Suspicious Activity, Welfare Concern, Theft of Firearm

Burkeville: Officer Assist, Mental Health x 2, Extra Patrol x 2, Welfare Concern

Call: Trespassing, Disturbance x 2

Old Salem: Extra Patrol

Liberty: Alarm x 2

Scrapping Valley: Trespassing, Theft

Trout Creek: Deadly Conduct, Reckless Driving

Wiergate: Officer Assist x 4, Mental Health x 2, Welfare Concern

Pine Grove: Officer Assist, Animal Nuisance, 4-Wheeler Call

Bleakwood: Officer Assist, Disturbance, Animal Nuisance

Belgrade: Animal Nuisance x 3, Officer Assist

Biloxi: Accident

Woods Community: Welfare Concern

Buna: Officer Assist, Welfare Concern

Scrapping Valley: Theft

Old Champion: Officer Assist

Devil’s Pocket: Illegal Dumping

Adsul: Disturbance

Nichol’s Creek: Mental Health


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