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Newton County Sheriff's Report

Weekly Sheriff’s Report

July 1, 2024

Released by:  Sheriff Robert Burby  


Calls To Service (June 24, 2024, to June 30, 2024):  The Newton County Sheriff’s Office (NCSO) answered 70 calls to service.

Jail Transports:  NCSO had 1 jail transport;

1 from NCSO to Mental Health Facility.

Jail Population:   We currently have 17 inmates in the following jails;

5 housed in Newton, 8 housed in Beauregard, and 4 housed in Jasper.

The following individuals were booked into the Newton County Jail:

Glenn, Franklin Ray Sr 06/24/24 MC Disorderly Conduct

Lane, Anthony Joseph 06/29/24 MA Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family 


The following calls and reports were received by NCSO:  

Bon Wier: Theft of Vehicle x 2, Extra Patrol, Welfare Concern, Officer Assist 

Deweyville: Welfare Concern x 3, Follow Up, Extra Patrol x 2, Officer Assist x 2, Disturbance x 3, Suspicious Activity, Animal Cruelty, UUMV

Newton (Unincorporated Limits): Officer Assist, Terroristic Threat, Reckless Driving, Hit and Run Accident, Welfare Concern, Traffic Complaint on Hwy 190 Westbound near CR 3005- Parking in the “NO PARKING” Zone- owners were instructed to remove their vehicles or face having them towed away at their expense. 

Burkeville: Officer Assist x 3, Suspicious Activity, Civil Matter, Assault, Disturbance x 2, Welfare Concern, Follow Up

Toledo Bend: Disturbance, Reckless Driving/Extra Patrol

Call: Officer Assist, Animal Cruelty

Farrsville: Animal Nuisance

Shankleville: Officer Assist

Wiergate: Theft

Liberty: Suspicious Activity, Disturbance, Indecent Exposure x 2, Officer Assist 

Kirbyville: Civil Matter

Bleakwood: Burglary of Vehicle/Attempted, Officer Assist, Welfare Concern, Disturbance, Reckless Driving

Pine Grove: Officer Assist x 2, Animal Nuisance

Trout Creek: Officer Assist

Fawil: Disturbance

Gist: Trespassing, Officer Assist

Belgrade: Noise Complaint 

Old Salem: Terroristic Threat

Old Champion: Animal Nuisance 

Buna: Accident/Possible

Devil’s Pocket: Civil Matter 

Holly Springs: Disturbance


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