Lawrence County Sheriff Archive

  • Stolen Vehicle Recovered From Black River /Video

    Lawrence County deputies responded to the report of a vehicle off in the Black River on Lawrence Road 348, on Saturday morning. When deputies arrived they found the vehicle partially submerged and unoccupied. Upon further investigation the vehicle was discovered to be stolen out of […]

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  • Two Lost Kayakers Found Late Wednesday Near Ravenden

      Authorities from Lawrence County received a message from Sharp County reporting two overdue kayakers from a canoe rental facility from Hardy. According to Sharp County Dispatch the two had missed the take out point and were last spotted around Williford just before sunset. The […]

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  • Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office Awarded Courtroom Security Grant

    The Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office was recently awarded a Courtroom Security Grant totaling $15,000 through Administrative Offices of the Courts Supreme Court of Arkansas. The grant application was submitted  for the 2017 funding period to purchase 3 A.E.D. Devices and 9 Axon tasers. At that […]

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  • Cook’s Towing Makes Donation to LCSO

    Cook’s Towing and Recovery recently made a donation to the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office. Devices to add additional emergency vehicle lighting and a monetary donation were made. Photo attached showing Sheriff Jeff Yates and Chief Deputy Tony Waldrupe accepting the donation from company owners, Jarod […]

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  • Fugitive Jerrett Stanford Apprehended by Ravenden Police Department

      According to Police Chief Tim McComas of the Ravenden Police Department, Jerrett Stanford was captured at the Mammoth Spring State Park in a joint operation involving Sharp County detectives, 16th Judicial Drug Task Force and authorities from the Mammoth Spring Police Department. Chief McComas […]

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  • Walnut Ridge Hazmat Responds to Farm Equipment Accident

    At 9:40 am on Friday, Lawrence County dispatch received a 911 call reporting a 67 year old male had fallen off a piece of farm equipment known as a spray rig.  Hoxie Fire Department, Medic One ambulance, Walnut Ridge Hazmat, and Lawrence County Sheriff’s deputies […]

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