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Deadly Shooting West of Ava Thursday Evening

An ongoing family feud turned deadly Thursday evening when one brother shot and killed another during an altercation just west of Ava. Another individual also suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the incident. Douglas County Sheriff Chris Degase said interrogations continued well ...

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Sheriff Report 10.6.2016

During the week of Sept. 26 –Oct. 3, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office answered 129 Calls for Service, arrested and booked 24 into the Douglas County Jail.  There are 28 housed in the Douglas County Jail and one currently held ...

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Sheriff’s Report 9.1.2016

During the week of Aug. 23-31, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office answered 124 Calls for Service, arrested and booked 25 into the Douglas County Jail.  There are 31 housed in the Douglas County Jail and one currently held out of ...

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