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Lost Cow Found

The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office has taken up 1 black cow. Call to identify 785-457-3353 or email scline@ptsheriff.com.  Found near McIntyre Creek Road, Olsburg.

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Press Release for September 9th, 2018

On August 19th of 2018, Pottawatomie County Sheriff Deputies responded to an injury accident in the Genes Heartland Foods parking lot, 1003 U.S. 24 Hwy. in Wamego at about 5:10 PM. Deputies arrived and learned that an 11 year old female had been struck by a trailer when the trailer was pulling out of the […]

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Press Release for August 8th, 2018

On August 5th, the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a 16 year old who had been the victim of a battery. The male victim from Onaga was reported to have suffered a burn during an altercation with a 34 year old male from Onaga. Sheriff Deputies along with the Onaga Police Department responded […]

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Press Release for July 9th, 2018

The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in a couple of past thefts that have resulted in a significant loss. In the 4000 block of Jasmine Drive, rural Manhattan, around the date of June 6, 2018, T and M Construction was doing roadwork in the area. They report that a Trimble […]

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Press Release for 5th of July 2018

The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in a past hit and run accident that occurred during the overnight hours of Wednesday June 27th and was discovered on June 28th. An unknown vehicle went off the roadway in the 4000 block of Timbercreek Parkway striking several landscaping rocks, bushes and a street […]

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Press Release for 29th, June 2018

The following agencies combined in a joint law enforcement effort at the 2018 Country Stampede; Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism State of Kansas Alcohol Beverage Control Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office Riley County Police Department The following reports  / actions were reported or taken by the above agencies Minor in Possession 95 Transporting Open […]

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Press Release for June 4th, 2018

The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s office is requesting information from the public in the recent theft of a black in color Mighty Dog attachment for a skid steer loader. The attachment, which looks like large scoop with a top, was taken from the 16000 block of Little Noxie Road, rural Havensville sometime during the month of […]

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Press Release for May 16th, 2018

The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s help in a recent break in that occurred in the 100 block of Leonard Street in Onaga, sometime between May 5th and May 9, 2018. The suspects broke into the building and took off with tools and equipment valued over $1000. It is believed a pick […]

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Press Release for April 5th, 2018

The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce it will be hosting the 2018 Kansas Police Dog Association annual certification.  Approximately 40, K-9 teams from across Kansas will be coming to Pottawatomie County to train and certify their Police dogs.  This training will occur April 16 through April 20,  2018.  Wamego, Belvue, St.Marys. Emmett […]

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Press Release April 5th, 2018

This Sunday night, April 8th from 11:59 p.m. until Monday morning April 9th at 3:00 a.m. administrative lines at the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office will be out of service for maintenance by a local phone provider.  If you need to contact the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office during this time, please use 911.  The Wamego Police […]

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