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Faulkner County Sheriff's Office Is Now Accepting Applications For The 2019 Tow Rotation

FAULKNER COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2019 TOW ROTATION

FCSO 2019 Tow Rotation Information

The Tow Application period is from November 1 through December 28, 2018, for the rotation period beginning February 1, 2019, thru January 31, 2020.

The following documents are included in the Tow Application packet:

Tow Policy Policy_Towing for Applicants.pdf Tow Policy Notification Tow_Notification.pdf Tow Notifiction - Electronic Copy.dotx Rotation List Application Rotation List Application.pdf Rotation List Application - Electronic Copy.dotx Attachment to Rotation List Application (Driver Information) Driver Information.pdf Driver Information Electronic Copy.dotx

To be considered for the 2019 tow rotation, completed documents** must be typed (not handwritten) signed and returned to the Sheriff's Office no later than Friday, December 28, 2018, at 4 p.m.

The phrase “See Attachment” can be used ONLY when all required information is easily located on attachments and attachments are legibly marked for identification. 

**The following documents must be returned:

Rotation List Application-completed and signed Attachment to Rotation List Application (Driver Information)-completed and signed for each driver Tow Policy Notification Letter-signed Tow Fee List Registrations Photographs Any additional attachments

Documents can be downloaded from www.fcso.ar.gov

**All Tow companies must reapply annually

Halloween Safety Tips From Sheriff Ryals

 

SAFETY TIPS FOR HALLOWEEN

Halloween is approaching, and we expect large groups of children to be out and about that evening, enjoying the festivities. Our primary concern on Halloween, and any other time, is the safety of children. With that in mind, we would like to offer the following safety tips. It is a good idea to review these with your children before they begin their trick-or-treat adventure.

Fake knives, swords, guns, and other costume accessories can potentially cause injury. Make sure they aren’t too long for the costume and review with your child that they are part of the costume and not a weapon. Make sure they are made out of cardboard or other flexible materials. Only purchase costumes and accessories that are marked flame-resistant. Keep costumes short to prevent trips and falls.  Try using makeup instead of a mask. Masks can obstruct a child’s vision, which can be dangerous when kids are crossing streets and going up and down stairs. Costumes with light colors and/or reflective tape are best. Someone in the group should carry a flashlight. Consider putting reflective tape on their candy bags too.  Children should always trick-or-treat in groups, rather than alone, preferably with adult supervision. Children should carry a cell phone for quick communication. Parents should select the safest route for children to take. Children should stay on sidewalks (where available) or on the shoulder of the roadway facing traffic. Children should avoid walking in the roadway, in alleys or poorly lit areas, and be cautious not to dart from behind shrubs or parked vehicles. Drivers should slow down and use extreme caution, especially in neighborhoods where children are sure to be located. Children should be instructed to stop only at familiar homes where the outside lights are on. They should also be advised to NEVER go into a home or car to collect treats. They should not stop at houses that are dark or do not have the porch lights turned on. As an alternative of going door-to-door, parents can take their children to community-sponsored events such as those hosted by community centers, churches, schools, etc. Children should not eat any treats until they get home and a parent or adult can examine them. Children (and adults) should only consume unopened candies and treats in original wrappers. Treats with open packaging or torn wrappers should be discarded.

For more Halloween safety tips, please visit https://www.safekids.org/tip/halloween-safety-tips.

With a little preparation, communication and diligence, Halloween can be a safe and enjoyable evening. Of course, we will be on patrol and available to you and your children should you need us. 

Thank you for your cooperation.

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Sex Offender Arrested

 

On October 17, 2018, Josh D. George was arrested at the office of Probation and Parole after it was learned that Mr. George was using an unregistered e-mail address.

Pursuant to 12-12-903, The Arkansas Crime Information Center (ACIC) requires the offender to report any changes in residence, mailing address, temporary domicile, employment, email, social network information in person to the local law enforcement agency having jurisdiction.

By not registering this e-mail address Mr. George is in violation of the Arkansas State Sex Offender laws. He is currently in Faulkner County Detention Center Unit 2 awaiting first appearance.

If  you know of a sex offender not in compliance or if you have questions regarding a sex offender or sex offender laws, please call  Inv. Vanda Phillips at 501-450-4917 or e-mail her at vanda.phillips@fcso.ar.gov or you may submit an anonymous tip at www.fcso.ar.gov

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Level 3 Sex Offender Arrested

Christopher Bays was arrested on October 10, 2018 for Failure to register as a sex offender, a Class C Felony. Bays has been registered as Homeless since August 9, 2018. Pursuant to § 12-12-909, the offender is required to verify their residence within Ten (10) days after the Verification of Residency date indicated on the bottom portion of this form.

Verification of residency is required of every registered offender either every (6) six months after registration, or every ninety (90) days depending on the offender’s assessment level. Offenders who claim to be homeless shall verify registration every thirty (30) days during the period of time in which the offender is required to register as a sex offender and claims to be homeless.

Bays did not comply with the State law regarding registering as homeless. Reports from the GPS ankle monitor show that he has been staying in the Clarksville, AR area while registered as Homeless in Faulkner County. Bays also obtained employment on September 10, 2018 and failed to register the information change as required by Arkansas state law.                                  

Christopher Bays was taken into custody by investigators without incident and is currently in the Faulkner County Detention Center awaiting first appearance.

If you know of a sex offender not in compliance or if you have questions regarding a sex offender or sex offender laws, please call Inv. Vanda Phillips at 501-450-4917 or e-mail her at vanda.phillips@fcso.ar.gov or you may submit an anonymous tip at www.fcso.ar.gov

 

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New Sex Offender

Albert Lee Ussery, 61, of Greenbrier was adjudicated after negotiating a plea of guilty on September 6, 2018 in Faulkner County Circuit Court. He was sentenced to 180 months probation and to register as a sex offender. He has not been assessed by the Sex Offender Community Notification Assessment Program (SOCNA). His information is listed below.

SEX OFFENDER’S INFORMATION

NAME:                                 Albert Lee Ussery

RISK:                                  Not Yet Assessed

RACE:                                   White

SEX:                                     Male

HEIGHT:                                506

WEIGHT:                               160       

HAIR COLOR:                        Gray      

EYE COLOR:                          Blue

DATE OF BIRTH:                 9/28/1956

ADDRESS:           12 Timbercrest Dr. Greenbrier, AR 72058

 

DESCRIPTION OF CRIME: This offender was convicted of Sexual Assault – 2nd Degree on 9/6/18. Documentation indicates this offender touched two female relatives, ages 10 and 12, who were staying the night at his home on the breast and vaginal areas, both on top and underneath the clothing.

If  you know of a sex offender not in compliance or if you have questions regarding a sex offender or sex offender laws, please call Investigator Vanda Phillips at 501-450-4917 or e-mail her at vanda.phillips@fcso.ar.gov or you may submit an anonymous tip at www.fcso.ar.gov

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Wanted Sex Offender

UPDATE:

On September 24, 2018, Investigators went to an address on Beaverfork Road where John M. Bailey was located and arrested. In addition to his Class C Felony warrant for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender, he had an outstanding warrant for Absconding. John M. Bailey is currently in Unit 2 awaiting first appearance.  

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Faulkner County Major Crimes Unit is asking for your help on any leads or information on the location of John M. Bailey.

John M. Bailey is wanted for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender, due to providing a false address and failing to register on his six month verification of residency date on February 1, 2018.

Investigators went to locate Mr. Bailey at 162 S. Church St. Vilonia, AR 72173, the registered address that Mr. Bailey provided. When investigators arrived in the area there is no listed address as 162 S. Church St. Vilonia, AR 72173. Pursuant to 12-12-909, the offender is required to verify their residence within Ten (10) days after the Verification of Residency date indicated on the bottom portion of the acknowledgment form.

Verification of residency is required of every registered offender either every (6) six months after registration, or every ninety (90) days, depending on the offender’s assessment level. According to 12-12-909, Mr. Bailey would be due to register no later than February 11, 2018. Pursuant to §12-12-904 (a)(1)(A)(iv) it is a Class C Felony if a person Files false paperwork or documentation regarding verification, change of information, or petitions to be removed from the registry.

John Bailey provided false information when he came to conduct his Verification of residency.  According to recent information, Mr. Bailey could be in the Conway area.

SEX OFFENDER’S INFORMATION

NAME:                      John Michael Bailey

RISK:                                Level 1

RACE:                                White

SEX:                                  Male

HEIGHT:                             601

WEIGHT:                            195       

HAIR COLOR:                    Brown  

EYE COLOR:                      Brown

DATE OF BIRTH:               7/5/1990

 

If anyone knows of the whereabouts of John Bailey please contact Inv. Vanda Phillips at 501-450-4917.

 

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SCAM Alert

 

Faulkner County Dispatch has received several calls this week about two different scams. People are claiming to be a deputy with Faulkner County Sheriff’s Office, the caller is stating the individual did not show up for Jury Duty and they would be arrested. Some of the calls have stated they are Judge Jim Baker and he would personally come arrest the individual. Callers have advised they are being asked to pay a large amount of money for warrants or the deputy would be enroute to their address. Several callers advised the male calling knows where they live and work. The phone number calling each individual is the same: 501-764-3664

Male subject is claiming to Deputy/Sergeant Jeffery Albright, Judge Jim Baker or Matt Rice.

The Faulkner County Sheriff's Office will not call, if you have a warrant. We WILL NOT ask you to pay large amounts of money or ask for gift cards.

The number which calls is not a number for Faulkner County dispatch. It may ring back as a non-emergency number, but it is not a number to get in touch with Faulkner County dispatch.

If you need to get a hold of our dispatch the Non-Emergency number is 501-328-5906

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Level 3 Sex Offender Released From ADC

COMMUNITY NOTIFICATION

The Faulkner County Sheriff’s Department is releasing the following information pursuant to Section 13 of Act 989 of 1997, the Sex and Child Offender Registration Act and the community notification guidelines promulgated by the Commission on Abuse, which authorizes Law Enforcement Agencies to inform the public of a sex offender’s release. Such information will enhance public safety and protection.

The individual who appears on this notification has been convicted of an offense that requires registration with the Arkansas Crime Information Center. Further, his/her previous criminal history places him/her in a classification level that reflects the potential to re-offend.

This Offender has advised the Faulkner County Sheriff’s Department that he/she will be living in the location listed in this report. HE/SHE IS NOT WANTED BY THE POLICE. THE NOTIFICATION IS NOT INTENDED TO INCREASE FEAR; RATHER, IT IS OUR BELIEF THAT AN INFORMED PUBLIC IS A SAFER PUBLIC.

The Faulkner County Sheriff’s Department has no legal authority to direct where a Sex Offender lives. Unless court ordered restrictions exist, this Offender is free to live where he/she chooses.

Sex Offenders have always lived in our communities, but it wasn’t until this passage of the Sex and Child Offender Registration Act that law enforcement even knew where they were living. In many cases, law enforcement is now able to share that information with you. CITIZEN ABUSE OF THIS INFORMATION TO THREATEN, INTIMIDATE OR HARASS REGISTERED SEX OFFENDERS WILL NOT BE TOLERATED. Further, abuse could potentially end law enforcement’s ability to do community notification. We believe the only person who wins if community notification ends is the Offender, since sex offenders derive their power through secrecy.

For additional information go to our website www.fcso.ar.gov then click on the link for sex offender registry or the Arkansas Crime Information Center’s website at www.acic.org then click on the link for sex offender registry.

SEX OFFENDER’S INFORMATION

 

NAME:                             Luke Perry Mills

 

RISK:                                     Level 3

 

RACE:                                    White  

 

SEX:                                      Male

 

HEIGHT:                                 600

 

WEIGHT:                                 230       

 

HAIR COLOR:                         Brown     

 

EYE COLOR:                           Brown

 

DATE OF BIRTH:                  12/22/1972

 

ADDRESS:             171 Easterwood Point Rd. Mayflower,AR 72106

 

DESCRIPTION OF CRIME: This offender was convicted of Sexual Assault 1st- Degree. This offense involved the offender engaging in forced sexual activity with a 12 year old male.

 

If  you know of a sex offender not in compliance or if you have questions regarding a sex offender or sex offender laws, please call Inv. Vanda Phillips at 501-450-4917 or e-mail her at vanda.phillips@fcso.ar.gov or you may submit an anonymous tip at www.fcso.ar.gov

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Level 4 Sex Offender Released From ADC

COMMUNITY NOTIFICATION

The Faulkner County Sheriff’s Department is releasing the following information pursuant to Section 13 of Act 989 of 1997, the Sex and Child Offender Registration Act and the community notification guidelines promulgated by the Commission on Abuse, which authorizes Law Enforcement Agencies to inform the public of a sex offender’s release. Such information will enhance public safety and protection.

The individual who appears on this notification has been convicted of an offense that requires registration with the Arkansas Crime Information Center. Further, his/her previous criminal history places him/her in a classification level that reflects the potential to re-offend.

This Offender has advised the Faulkner County Sheriff’s Department that he/she will be living in the location listed in this report. HE/SHE IS NOT WANTED BY THE POLICE. THE NOTIFICATION IS NOT INTENDED TO INCREASE FEAR; RATHER, IT IS OUR BELIEF THAT AN INFORMED PUBLIC IS A SAFER PUBLIC.

The Faulkner County Sheriff’s Department has no legal authority to direct where a Sex Offender lives. Unless court ordered restrictions exist, this Offender is free to live where he/she chooses.

Sex Offenders have always lived in our communities, but it wasn’t until this passage of the Sex and Child Offender Registration Act that law enforcement even knew where they were living. In many cases, law enforcement is now able to share that information with you. CITIZEN ABUSE OF THIS INFORMATION TO THREATEN, INTIMIDATE OR HARASS REGISTERED SEX OFFENDERS WILL NOT BE TOLERATED. Further, abuse could potentially end law enforcement’s ability to do community notification. We believe the only person who wins if community notification ends is the Offender, since sex offenders derive their power through secrecy.

For additional information go to our website www.fcso.ar.gov then click on the link for sex offender registry or the Arkansas Crime Information Center’s website at www.acic.org then click on the link for sex offender registry.

 

 

SEX OFFENDER’S INFORMATION

 

NAME:                                Robert Dwaine Jarrett

ALIAS:                                Rob Jarrett, Dwain Jarrett

 

RISK:                                   Level 4

 

RACE:                                   Black  

 

SEX:                                     Male

 

HEIGHT:                               507

 

WEIGHT:                              285       

 

HAIR COLOR:                       Black     

 

EYE COLOR:                         Brown

 

DATE OF BIRTH:                  8/22/1974

 

ADDRESS:               45 Ridge Ln. Cabin G Mayflower, AR 72106

 

DESCRIPTION OF CRIME: The offender was convicted of Murder/Intent to Kill/Injure/Rape on August 16, 2004. The offender participated in the rape and murder of an adult female stranger. The victim was beaten with a 2 X 4, choked and raped anally, vaginally and orally. The victim died as a result of this incident. Her body was wrapped in a sheet and thrown out a window. The 23-24 year old offender participated in the rape and murder of an adult female stranger.

He admitted while in treatment that he raped a 19 year old female when he was 18-19 years old. He was at a party and had been dancing with the victim. He forced her into a bathroom and forced her to engage in sexual contact with him.

 

If  you know of a sex offender not in compliance or if you have questions regarding a sex offender or sex offender laws, please call Inv. Vanda Phillips at 501-450-4917 or e-mail her at vanda.phillips@fcso.ar.gov or you may submit an anonymous tip at www.fcso.ar.gov

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