Category Archives: Press Release

HIGHWAY J BUSINESS BURGLARY LEADS TO ARRESTS

This morning, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to a business located along the 500 block of Highway J for a burglary that occurred sometime overnight. Investigators gained access to the facility’s surveillance video.  During the surveillance review, investigators recognized … Continue reading

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FATHER, DAUGHTER ARRESTED WITH HEROIN

On Tuesday, a deputy with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office conducted a vehicle stop on northbound Highway 61 when he noticed an equipment violation.  The deputy made contact with the driver who was identified as 54-year-old, Jeffrey David Kempf, of … Continue reading

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THREE ARRESTED FOR STEALING

On Monday, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 100 block of Killdeer Circle for a burglary in progress.  Before deputies arrived the burglars left the scene but noticed the backdoor was forcibly opened.  Law enforcement made contact with … Continue reading

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SOCIAL MEDIA REPORTS OF ATTEMPTED “ABDUCTIONS” ARE FALSE

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is responding to statements of attempted “abductions” made on Facebook yesterday.  As of today, the Sheriff’s Office has not received a single law enforcement report of an attempted abduction within the county. Abductions or attempted … Continue reading

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE ANNOUNCES 2018/2019 YOUTH DARE DANCE SCHEDULE

The Sheriff’s Office will host a Fifth, Sixth and Seventh Grade Dare Dances starting this month at the Lincoln County fairgrounds Exhibit Hall.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and close at 10:00 p.m. sharp.  Parents MUST come inside the Exhibit … Continue reading

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LINCOLN COUNTY MAN ARRESTED FOR CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

In early July, the Missouri State Highway Patrol began investigating a network commonly used to share and disseminate child pornography. After the initial investigation, detectives with Highway Patrol passed online information and a file containing more than 50 images of … Continue reading

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A PAIR OF FAMILY MEMBERS ARRESTED FOR METH

Last week, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit working a methamphetamine case in Old Monroe received information during the investigation that 26-year-old Robert Bertels, of Moscow Mills, may be selling meth. Investigators contacted Robert Bertels and arranged to purchase … Continue reading

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FOUR ARRESTED IN WINFIELD FOR METH

On Monday, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit received a community tip an apartment off the 100 block of East Avenue, in Winfield, was actively distributing illegal narcotics. Detectives arrived at the apartment and observed 28-year-old Megan Keen, of … Continue reading

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NONCOMPLIANCE STING LEADS TO THE ARREST OF SIX SEX OFFENDERS

The Sheriff’s Office Sex Offender Compliance and Narcotics units arrested six sex offenders last week for failing to comply with Missouri State registration requirements. The Sex Offender Compliance Unit tracks approximately 195 sex offenders living in Lincoln County. As of … Continue reading

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMPLETES SIXTEENTH ANNUAL YOUTH CAMP

  The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office held their sixteenth annual youth summer camp last week for 255 graduated fifth graders. These student campers gathered from throughout Lincoln County for a week of fun in the sun. The camp is designed … Continue reading

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