Author: Press Release

Law Enforcement for April 28, 2016

Cowley County Sheriff Deputies were contacted by a county resident in the 2400 block of East Madison Avenue regarding a stray dog. The caller was told that there was no leash law and that the county does not have an animal control officer. Deputies transported a prisoner from the Cowley […]

Law Enforcement for April 27, 2016

Cowley County Sheriff Deputies were dispatched to the 18000 block of 192nd Road for a report of an open 911 call where arguing could be heard in the background. It was found to be a verbal argument between a parent and son. Deputies went to the 200 block of East […]

Law Enforcement for April 26, 2016

Cowley County Sheriff Deputies were dispatched to the 8000 block of 326th Road for report of a disturbance. Jeffrey Gene Yatsko, 59, of Arkansas City, was arrested for aggravated battery and aggravated assault. He was transported to and booked into the Cowley County Jail on those charges. Yatsko remained in […]

Law Enforcement for April 25, 2016

Cowley County Sheriff Deputies transported a prisoner, Matthew James Comstock, 40, of Winfield, from the Cowley County Jail to the El Dorado Correctional Facility to serve his sentence on a Cowley County District Court case. Deputies were dispatched to the 30000 block of U.S. 166 for a report of cattle […]

Telephone scam reported to sheriff’s office

Several residents of Cowley County have reported receiving scam telephone calls during the weekend from a caller who falsely identified himself as a member of the Cowley County Sheriff’s Office. The caller told these citizens that there were warrants out for their arrest. Some of the reporting citizens said the caller […]

Law Enforcement for May 8

Cowley County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to the 7000 block of 244th Road for a report of a reckless driver in an unknown black pickup truck with white emblems in the back window who was speeding and possibly had struck a cattle panel. The area was checked to Strother […]

Law Enforcement for May 7

Cowley County Sheriff’s Office Deputies checked several vehicles near the Arkansas River, just off 322nd Road. Deputies stopped a vehicle on Valero Place for having no tail lights. A passenger, Landon Todd Onek, 51, of Arkansas City, was arrested on a Cowley County District Court warrant for probation violation. He […]

Law Enforcement for May 6

Cowley County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to the 31000 block of 61st Road for a disturbance between neighbors. One neighbor’s vehicle headlights were shining into the other neighbor’s windows. Deputies transported a prisoner for the Arkansas City Police Department to the Cowley County Jail. Deputies checked a pedestrian in […]

Law Enforcement for May 5

Cowley County Sheriff’s Office Deputies checked a vehicle in the area of 72nd Road and U.S. 77. Deputies were dispatched to the 11000 block of U.S. 77 for a report of a reckless driver who was unable to maintain a single lane of travel. Deputies stopped a vehicle in the […]

Law Enforcement for May 4

Cowley County Sheriff’s Office Deputies transported a prisoner, Joshua Earl Adams, 38, of Arkansas City, from the Cowley County Jail to the El Dorado Correctional Facility to serve his sentence on Cowley County District Court case. The deputy then went to the Jackson County (Mo.) Jail to pick up a […]