Fentanyl Awareness PSA PR 22-012

PRESS RELEASE Fentanyl Awareness PSA CRISP COUNTY- May 18, 2022 Fentanyl is here in Crisp County, and it is killing citizens. Crisp County Sheriff's Office is working to tackle this epidemic locally. Recently Deputies made an arrest that took over 10,000 counterfeit pills that tested positive for fentanyl off the streets. In addition, the Crisp County Sheriff's Office has met with local and state partners in recent weeks to devise strategies to address this crisis. Through...



Agency Assist PR 21-021

On August 9, 2021, at around 10:20 P.M. Cordele Police Department requested mutual aid from Crisp County Sheriff’s Office/ Emergency Management for a male subject that climbed a water tower located in the city limits on 23rd Ave. Crisp County Sheriff’s Office & Emergency Management responded to the scene around 10:30 P.M. Crisp County Special Response Team (SRT) Crisis Communicator and responders on scene worked to establish a dialogue with the subject. Crisp County Emergency...



Psych Patient Took Patrol Car for a Ride; No Injuries, No Property Damage PR 21-020

PRESS RELEASE Psych Patient Took Patrol Car for a Ride; No Injuries, No Property Damage CRISP COUNTY- August 10, 2021 On August 9, 2021, at approximately 7:50 P.M., a Crisp County Deputy assigned to Crisp Regional Hospital for security advised a released psych patient took off in their patrol unit. The Deputy was attempting to take the released patient home from the hospital. The Deputy reported the vehicle was last seen traveling north on HWY 41. Dooly County Sheriff’s Office...



Nurse Arrested For Bringing Contraband into the Detention Center PR 21-018

PRESS RELEASE Nurse Arrested For Bringing Contraband into the Detention Center CRISP COUNTY- June 30, 2021 On Thursday, July 29, 2021, at approximately 11:00 A.M. Jessica Douglas, a 45-year-old female from Cordele, Georgia, was arrested for bringing contraband into the Crisp County Detention Center. Investigators determined Douglas brought cigarettes to an inmate on three different occasions. Douglas worked as a nurse in the clinic. Douglas is charged with three counts of delivery...



Contraband Investigation Leads to Additional Arrests PR 21-017

UPDATE PRESS RELEASE Contraband Investigation Leads to Additional Arrests CRISP COUNTY- June 29, 2021 The investigation into contraband being bought to the Crisp County Detention Center that involved a Crisp County Detention Officer has led to additional arrests. On Friday, June 25, 2021, at approximately 12:00 P.M. Ashley Glenn, a 30-year old female from Ashburn, Georgia, was arrested as a result of an ongoing investigation after a package containing contraband was intercepted...



A Crisp County Detention Officer Fired and Arrested After Attempting to Bring Contraband into the Detention Center PR 21-016

PRESS RELEASE A Crisp County Detention Officer Fired and Arrested After Attempting to Bring Contraband into the Detention Center CRISP COUNTY- June 22, 2021 On June 21, 2021, at approximately 10:20 P.M., Jhayvion Smith, a 20-year-old male from Vienna, Georgia, was terminated from employment with the Crisp County Sheriff’s Office and immediately placed under arrest. Also arrested was Sasha Savage, a 34-year-old female from Cordele, Ga. Authorities observed Savage meet Smith in the...



May 2021

Funds given back to County Commission: Inmate Housing $81,322.00 Warrants/Civil Division Warrants Received: 145 Served: 108 Civil Papers: Received: 162 Served: 106 Subpoenas Received: 297 Served: 242 Court Session Hours: 104.5 Court Man Hours: 349.50 Traffic Division/Road Patrol Total Citations Written: 307 Warnings: 105 Arabi Citations: 11 City of Cordele Citations: 7 Juvenile Citations: 0 Superior Court...



Fatal Single-Vehicle Acident PR 21-013

PRESS RELEASE Fatal Single-Vehicle Accident CRISP COUNTY- May 28, 2021 On May 27, 2021, at 7:09 PM, Crisp County E-911 dispatched Crisp County Sheriff’s Office and Crisp County EMS to a single-vehicle accident on Fenn Road. Driver Javan Campbell, a 20-year-old male, was pronounced dead on the scene. Reports indicate that a 2008 green Ford Fusion was traveling east on Fenn Road; the driver lost control of the vehicle and struck a culvert. The vehicle overturned, and the driver was...



Crisp County Sheriff’s Office urges everyone to buckle up before busy Memorial Day holiday travel period

For Immediate Release Crisp County Sheriff’s Office urges everyone to buckle up before busy Memorial Day holiday travel period The Crisp County Sheriff’s Office and the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety are asking all motorists to make this summer a safe travel season by buckling their seat belt before every trip, whether sitting in the front or back seat. Crisp County Sheriff’s Office is joining sheriff’s offices, police departments,...



Burglary and Attempt to Elude PR 21-011

PRESS RELEASE Burglary and Attempt to Elude CRISP COUNTY- April 30, 2021 On Friday, April 30, 2021, around 6:50 A.M., Crisp County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Jeffrey Bryan, a 31-year-old male from Warwick, Georgia. Bryan is charged with burglary, fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer, possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, possession of tools for the commission of a crime, driving while license suspended or revoked, entering auto, and numerous traffic...



(2) Entering Auto Incidents and (2) Stolen Vehicles Recovered PR 21-009

PRESS RELEASE (2) Entering Auto Incidents and (2) Stolen Vehicles Recovered CRISP COUNTY- April 5, 2021 Crisp County Sheriff's Office received reports of two entering auto incidents, one in the area of Sirmons Road and another on Cemetery Road in the early morning hours on Saturday, April 3, 2021. As a Deputy was responding to the entering auto call on Sirmons Road, they observed a 2013 Ram 2500 on the side of the roadway that appeared to have been wrecked. The vehicle was...