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– Activity Report – From The Ava Police Dept.

Reggie Johnson, Chief Phone 417-683-2900 Answered 24 Hours a Day Calls By Type April 7 - April 13  Abandoned Vehicle - 1 Alarm - 1 Animal Call - 5 Agency Assist...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Activity Report

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has received and answered 93 Calls for Service and arrested 17 individuals into the Douglas County Jail.  Currently, there...

Activity Report – From The Ava Police Dept.

Reggie Johnson, Chief Phone 417-683-2900,Answered 24 Hours a Day Calls By Type April 1 - April 6th  Abandoned Vehicle - 1 Alarm - 4 Animal Call - 7 Agency Assist...

Branson Sex Offender Sentenced to 15 Years for Child Pornography

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A Branson, Mo., sex offender has been sentenced in federal court for receiving and distributing child pornography. Bill Lawrence, Jr., 57, was...

Circuit Court Law Day Report for April 2 

During Circuit Court Law Day April 2, the following individuals were sentenced to the Department of Corrections:  David J. Miller, 27, Ava, was sentenced to...

Judicial Input

Micael Boyink/Herald Douglas County Associate Judge Elizabeth Bock addresses a recent Douglas County Drug Task Force meeting at the MOCH center in Ava. Headed up by...

Thompson Admits Felony Conviction, Withdraws from Ava Mayor Race

By Michael Boyink mike@douglascountyherald.com On Saturday, March 23, in an interview with the Springfield News Leader, Ava resident Robert Kenneth Thompson admitted to a prior felony...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Activity Report

During the weeks of March 10 through March 24, 2019, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received and answered 172 Calls For Service and had...

Don’t Answer the Telephone

By Glenn Mollette GMollette@aol.com  In January a Denver couple received a scam phone call from a man who told them he had kidnapped their daughter. The...

Activity Report – From The Ava Police Dept.

Reggie Johnson,Chief Phone 417-683-2900, Answered 24 Hours a Day Calls By Type March 17 - March 23  Alarm - 4 Animal Call - 8 Agency Assist - 8 Check Building...
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