Commissioners Meet With Officials About Jail Issues

When the Livingston County detainees at the Daviess Dekalb Regional Jail were moved to other facilities last week, the Sheriff was not available for comment.  Tuesday morning, Sheriff Steve Cox met with the Livingston County Commission and others to discuss the situation.  Presiding Commissioner Ed Douglas addressed the issue. Douglass says they feel the decision was appropriate.  He says they […]

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County Commission Meetings

The Livingston County Commissioners meet with the Public Defenders Office as part of their meetings next week.  The meetings are Tuesday and Thursday, starting at 9:30 am.  Tuesday at 10:00 am, the commissioners meet with Tara Medlin from the Public Defenders Office. Other items on the agenda include County Road and Bridge matters and administrative and departmental responsibilities. The meetings […]

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Training By Linn Co Prosecuting Attorney

The Linn County Prosecuting Attorney hosted another training for various agencies earlier this week. Shiante McMahon says it is a yearly event. She said agencies with smaller offices can’t specialize in one area and must know “a lot, about a lot” to investigate cases. McMahon said she received incredible responses from the nearly 20 attending agencies including Prosecutors, Juvenile Office, […]

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