Tag Archives: Scotland County Sheriff’s Office

Burglars Score Hole in One (Door) at Local Golf Course

A hole in one was recorded in the early morning hours of Saturday at Timber Ridge Golf, a hole in one door that is. According to the Scotland County Sheriff’s office, a burglar(s) forced entry into the club house through the east door. Once inside, the thief damaged the cash register and the safe before […]

School Zone Speed Survey Reveals Some Alarming Numbers

Nearly half of the motorists entering or leaving the city limits of Memphis on Highway 15 north were found to be out of compliance with the speed limit according to data compiled by the Northeast Missouri Regional Planning Commission’s traffic trailer. The speed monitoring device was placed in the 40 mph speed zone north of […]

Queen City Man Arrested for Tractor Theft

A Queen City man is facing a felony charge after allegedly stealing a tractor in Scotland County. The Scotland County Sheriff’s Office reported the arrest of Kyle D. Randol, 23, of Queen City. According to court documents, Randol allegedly  removed a 2011 Case 125 Maxxum tractor from property owned by Donnie Gibson on County Road […]

Deputy Jeremy Head Joins Scotland County Sheriff’s Office

The Scotland County Sheriff’s Office has added a new deputy to its law enforcement team. Sheriff Wayne Winn announced the hiring of Jeremy Head, who will be joining Winn and chief deputy Bryan Whitney as the department’s three full-time officers. Head will fill the vacancy created by the official retirement of long-time highway patrolman Roger […]

Unionville Man Facing Drug Charge After Found at Wheel of Vehicle Blocking Traffic

A Unionville man is facing several charges following a drug-related arrest in Memphis on July 19th. Albert J. Suitt, Jr., 58, has been charged with felony possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) as well as misdemeanor charges of operating a motor vehicle without a valid license, failure to register a motor vehicle and no insurance. […]

Memphis Teen Hurt When Vehicle Overturns

A Memphis teenager escaped a roll-over accident Saturday evening with just minor injuries. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported that Nova M. Cline, 16, of Memphis was eastbound on Highway 136, one mile west of Arbela when the 2003 Ford Ranger she was driving traveled off the right side of the roadway and overturned, coming […]

Sheriff’s Office to Offer Drug Take Back Day

The Scotland County Sheriff’s Office is participating in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on April 29, 2017. Expired or no longer needed prescription drugs can be dropped off at the Sheriff’s Office on the north end of the lower floor of the Courthouse in Memphis from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. While the Sheriff’s […]

Memphis Man Facing Drug Charges Following Traffic Stop

A Memphis man is facing drug-related charges following a traffic stop in Memphis last week. Landon T. Foster, 22, has been charged with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia  and could face additional charges for illegal possession of a controlled substance. He was also ticketed for failure to drive on the right half […]

Memphis Woman Hurt in Collision With Semi

A  Memphis woman suffered moderate injuries in a two-vehicle crash north of Memphis on Christmas Eve. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Jill M. Wolfe, 36 was southbound on Highway 15, three miles north of Memphis, when the 1997 Pontiac Bonneville she was driving, crossed the center line and struck the towed unit of […]

Search for Fugitive Leads to Numerous Arrests in Memphis

A search for a Schuyler County fugitive led to a number of arrests in Scotland County on Friday after a pair of search warrants were executed at a rural Memphis residence. According to the Scotland County Sheriff’s Office, a search warrant was executed at the Philip L. Kirkpatrick residence on Ridge Road after information was […]