Headed To Prison

Ten people are headed the Missouri Department of corrections this week.  Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox says 9 were sentenced in Livingston County Court and one is being returned to prison on a parole warrant. The list includes: 61-year-old Bobby Head of Chillicothe, sentenced to 5 years for Possession of a Controlled Substance 39-year-old Larry Reynolds of Brookfield, sentenced to […]

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Headed to Prison To Serve Sentences

The Livingston County Sheriff’s Department is transporting several detainees to the Missouri Department of Corrections.  Sheriff Steve Cox says the detainees had been sentenced in recent court appearances. 20-year-old Corey Gibson of Chillicothe sentenced to 7 years for Assault and 2 years for Possession of Controlled Substance 26-year-old John Carey of Colorado sentenced to 4 years for Property Damage 29-year-old […]

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Six Headed To Department of Corrections

Several individuals that had recent court appearances will be taken to the Missouri Department of Corrections by the Livingston County Sheriff’s Department.  They include: 31-year-old Billy Jenkins of Wheeling sentenced to 15 years on a Probation Violation – Distribution Controlled Substance. 50-year-old Lee Vonthun of Palmyra sentenced to 8 years on a Probation Violation – Delivery of Controlled Substance. 41-year-old […]

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COVID-19 At Chillicothe Correction Center

The Missouri Department of Corrections reports the Chillicothe Correction Center has four cases of COVID that are active in their system.  That number includes three staff members and one offender. The Department of Corrections has completed the mass testing of offenders and staff at the Chillicothe site. Offenders who test positive are isolated until they test negative. Staff who test […]

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DOC Consolidates Two Probation & Parole Districts

The Missouri Department of Probation and Parole is consolidating a couple of the Districts into one office.  Due to retirement, the District Supervisor’s position for District 39 became open and the state chose to consolidate District 39 into District 2.  The change officially took place on March 1st. District 39 included Grundy, Harrison, Mercer, Putnam, Sullivan, Linn, and Chariton Counties.  […]

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Department Of Corrections Supporting Consolidation

The announcement by Governor Mike Parson this week of plans to close the Cross Roads Correction Center in Cameron has been met with acceptance by the Missouri Department of Corrections.  In a press release, the Director of Communications for the Corrections Department, Karen Pojmann, says “The department plans to consolidate Crossroads Correctional Center and Western Missouri Correctional Center. The plan […]

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