"I am going to lose my job. I smoke weed and I have it in my purse right now."
Lakeland, Florida — Polk County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested a Sleepy Hill Middle School cafeteria manager for drug possession on Tuesday. PCSO deputies responded to Sleepy Hill Middle School in Lakeland to investigate an anonymous tip in reference to Polk County School Board employee, Carolyn Jackson, 41, of Lakeland, who is employed as the cafeteria manager, […]
Ocala, Florida — An Ocala woman was arrested Wednesday after she beat her child with tree branches. Deputies were dispatched to the area of Northwest Third Place after witnesses reported seeing the woman beating and yelling at a 4-year-old little girl. When a deputy arrived on the scene, he could hear the little girl screaming. The […]
Polk City, Florida — Yesterday, December 10, 2014, Polk County Sheriff’s Office Special Victims Unit detectives arrested 52-year-old Clara McGriff, of Lake Wales, on a warrant charging her with one count Negligent Child Abuse (F-3). McGriff is employed by the Polk County School Board as a school bus attendant, and has been charged with child […]