Posted on: September 19, 2017

CCSO Captain of Detectives Receives Statewide Award

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The Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office had one of its long time employees honored recently while attending the Domestic and Sexual Violence Stalking Partnership Conference held in Norman.

Captain of Detectives Ronnie Johnson received the 2017 Dome...

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

Public’s Help Needed in Burglary Investigation


On 1/30/17, suspects burglarized a home near the Hunter’s Bluff area of Newalla, OK.  The vehicle the suspects were driving was recorded several times in the neighborhood by property owners’ security cameras prior to the burglary.  It ap...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Third Person Arrested in 2008 Homicide

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A Third person has been charged for his involvement in the 2008 death of Cory Jay Bodily.

On February 2, 2017, Cleveland County Sheriff’s Detectives arrested a third suspect, Thomas Ryan Wilmeth, 36, after he was charged with Homicide during the ...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

CCSO detectives conclude child pornography investigation


Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office detectives have concluded an investigation that revealed a suspect was in possession of at least 461 articles of child pornography.

The investigation began in December when detectives were provided information re...

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Posted on: January 23, 2017

Prescription Drug Round-up scheduled Feb. 11

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The Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office is gearing up for its first Prescription Drug Round-up for 2017.

         Sheriff Joe Lester urges anyone who has any expired or unwanted medications in their home...

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