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July report from the SCSO

For the month of July, the SCSO answered a total of 651 calls for service. A total of 40 arrests were made for the county. My deputies made 53 traffic stops; and from those stops, 34 warnings and 16 citations were issued. Our office took a total of 102 reports for the...

SCSO takes the title at blood drive event

The Battle of the Badges Blood Drive held Friday, July 16, at the Community House in Center, was a great success! A total of 43 donors showed up for the event. The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office walked away as the winner with a total of 24 donors. The Center Police...

SCSO closing in on purchase of MedSafe

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is closing in on purchasing the medication disposal unit we have been accepting donations for. At the present time, we are $659 dollars away from out total price of $1,659.00. This is an 18 gallon unit that will be placed in the...

Statement from Sheriff Windham

Upon taking the oath to be your Sheriff, I made a promise to the citizens of Shelby County to always be transparent. I promised to keep the public informed whether it is good or bad. While it is often hard to admit when there is a problem, a promise is a promise, and...

Jail Report for June 2021

This is Sheriff Kevin Windham with a report for June 2021 of things happening at the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office. Our office answered a total of 758 calls for service this month. A total of 40 arrests were made for the county. My deputies made 84 traffic stops; and...

SCAM ALERT issued for Shelby County residents

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office has received a report of a new scam that is circulating in our area. The caller is stating he is with the Lions Club International Grant Fund. The caller will tell you that you have won a large sum of money but in order to obtain it,...

House Check Program available to Shelby County residents

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) is pleased to announce our House Check Program. “We got the idea to implement this service to the citizens of Shelby County after seeing that other surrounding counties were doing it,” stated Sheriff Kevin W. Windham. “We are...

May monthly report from the SCSO

For the month of May, our office answered a total of 704 calls for service. A total of 88 arrests were made for the county. My deputies made 48 traffic stops; and from those stops, 21 warnings and 26 citations were issued; one stop also resulted in an arrest. Our...

Chaplaincy branch added to SCSO

Sheriff Kevin W. Windham has added the Shelby County Law Enforcement Chaplaincy Services (SCLECS) branch to the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office. The SCLECS branch provides spiritual and emotional support to the department’s staff and their families. The chaplains in...