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COUNTRY Financial Supports Crisp County Sheriff’s Office with Equipment Funding through Operation Helping Heroes Donation

COUNTRY Financial Supports Crisp County Sheriff’s Office with Equipment Funding through Operation Helping Heroes Donation Cordele, Ga (April 9, 2019)—COUNTRY Financial agent, Melody Godfrey is pleased to announce the Crisp County Sheriff’s Office as a 2019 recipient of a $1,500 COUNTRY Financial Operation Helping Heroes Donation. Melody presented Sheriff Billy Hancock a check today and the money will assist with the purchases of a bullet proof vest for the newest member of the...



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CRISP COUNTY SHERIFF AND DEPUTIES RECOGNIZED AT MAAD BANQUET

MADD South Georgia has an Annual Recognition Banquet for its regional SRTEN (Southern Regional Traffic Enforcement Network) enforcement officers. MADD volunteers do this as an opportunity to thank all of the law enforcement officers who make our streets and live safer. Crisp County Sheriff's Office is proud to be honored and recognized by South Georgia MADD. Sheriff Billy Hancock was recognized for outstanding support of the South Georgia MADD Campaign. South Georgia MADD also recognized...



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COMMERCIAL BURGLARY PREVENTION TIPS

“Lights-Proper lighting eliminates shadows, which burglars use for cover. Light up all points of entry, including those on the roof. Leave lights on inside just as you would do at home. Install lighting at the front and back in addition to any side doors of your business. Doors-As with windows, check for signs of any structural weaknesses. Use heavy and solid constructions, and material that is drill-resistant. You can also reinforce the backs of doors with crossbars. Be sure the...



25 Days of Christmas Safety (Day 15-25)

Day 15: Identity Theft How to protect yourself from Identity Theft during the holidays! • Beware of emails that contain links or unsolicited phone calls. • Use caution when shopping online. • Review your account statements frequently. • Watch for skimmers. • Be cautious of new retail card applications. • Limit social media sharing. • Shop from a secure computer and using a secure connection. (Don’t shop on public Wi-Fi) Day 16: ATM Safety during Holiday...



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25 Days of Christmas Safety (Days 8-14)

Day 8:Holiday Party Safety! • Designate a Driver. Don’t Drink and Drive. • Don’t travel with a driver who has drunk alcohol or who may be under the influence of drugs. • If you choose to drink, do not leave your drinks unattended. • Plan your journey to and from home. • Always carry your bag close. • Use routes that are well lit, and walk facing the traffic. • Keep your phone charged and on you at all times. Day 9:Open Fire Safety •...



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25 Days of Christmas Safety (Days 1-7)

Day 1: Indoor Decoration Safety 1. Check for freshness if you buy a live tree. If the tree is fresh, its needles should be hard to pull off and don't break. The bottom of a fresh tree is sticky with resin and doesn't shed many needles when tapped on the ground. 2. Keep trees away from heat sources like fireplaces, vents and radiators. Monitor the water level and keep the tree stand filled. Put the tree up in a place that doesn't block a doorway and won't get bumped into. 3. If...



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POWER WHEELS PATROL TAHOE RAFFLE

Power Wheels Patrol Tahoe Details: · 2.5 MPH maximum forward/reverse speed capabilities for fun and safety · Working horn/engine sounds and headlights plus emergency sounds, lights and loudspeaker for a realistic feel (2 AA batteries required, not included) · Two opening doors, realistic dashboard, clear windshield, an opening storage compartment and MP3 connector with speakers · Features a battery life indicator and runs up to 2 hours on a single charge; full charge time...



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Explorer Post 196 Recruitment Night

WANT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT LAW ENFORCEMENT? · Develop skills in crime scene investigation, observation, & conflict resolution! · Have fun at events like scenario training, leadership seminars, & service projects! · Meet and learn from real Deputies in your community. · Get a kick start on job experience and add to your resume. · Assist the Sheriff’s Office at community events. · Make friends and create memories, all while training for your future! Requirements to...



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FEMA Disaster Recovery Center & DSNAP Information

FEMA DRC-Crisp County Farm Service Agency Crisp County/UGA Extension Office (110 West 13th Ave.) 11/8−11/13 Sun., Nov. 11 11/23−11/27 Sun., 11/25 9 a.m.−7 p.m. & 1 p.m.−7 p.m. (Sunday) A Disaster Recovery Center is a readily accessible facility or mobile office where survivors may go for information about our programs or other disaster assistance programs, and to ask questions related to your case. Representatives from the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and...



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THE MOVING WALL

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Moving Wall "The Moving Wall" is the half-size replica of the Washington, DC Vietnam Veterans Memorial and has been touring the country for thirty plus years. When John Devitt attended the 1982 dedication in Washington, he felt the positive power of "The Wall." He vowed to share that experience with those who did not have the opportunity to go to Washington. John, Norris Shears, Gerry Haver, and other Vietnam veteran volunteers built The Moving Wall. It went...



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CRISP COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE WILL HOST TWO HANDGUN FAMILIARIZATION CLASSES

HANDGUN FAMILIARIZATION CLASSES THIS CLASS IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AT NO COST THE CLASSROOM PORTION WILL BE HELD AT THE CRISP COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE TRAINING BUILDING ON September 4th or September 24th FROM 6:00 TO 9:00 THE RANGE PORTION WILL BE HELD ON September 8th or September 29th FROM 9:00 TO 1:00, WE WILL ALSO COVER SOME MENTAL CONDITIONING AND AWARENESS OF YOUR SURROUNDINGS THE D.A.’S OFFICE WILL BE PART OF THE CLASSROOM PORTION. THEY WILL DISCUSS...