Two employees fired from the Moniteau County Sheriff’s Office over the weekend after Facebook posts were deemed offensive and showed poor judgement. Sheriff Tony Wheatley said jail employee Dillon Davenport and Lt. Kevin Morse were terminated after what he said Facebook posts by the 2 tarnished the reputation of the Moniteau County Sheriff’s Office and […]
A California, Missouri High School Senior is suspended after reportedly assaulting a substitute teacher yesterday (Tuesday) morning. According to the California Superintendent Dwight Sanders the teacher was uninjured and the student was taken into police custody after the incident. Sanders says the student was assigned a 10 day out of school suspension with a recommendation […]
Moniteau County Sheriff Tony Wheatley and Moniteau Prosecutor Shayne Healea said in a statement today [Friday] the investigation into the death of a 5 year old could take months. The incident occurred outside California, Missouri. Because of the ongoing investigation, specific facts and circumstance surrounding the child’s death will bot be released. The name of […]
The Fraternal Order of the Eagles Club 4027 in California, Missouri is damaged by a fire early this (Monday) morning. According to fire officials the building was completely engulfed in flames, however no one was injured. It is unclear if the building is a total loss. The cause is under investigation.
Criminal charges are being brought against the former California, Missouri police chief today (Wednesday). The Moniteau County Prosecutor filed two counts of stealing and one county of forgery against 47 year old Michael Ward following an investigation by the Missouri Highway Patrol. According to court records,it was determined a handgun, an AR-15, and two holographic […]
Two teens are in custody after the California Police Department received a threat that had been made just before 10:00 Saturday night. According to a letter to parents from California School Superintendent, Dwight Sanders, the district was contacted by the police and together they were able to distinguish who was involved. A 17 year old […]