Cogdill Apprehended

Escaped Inmate John Adam Cogdill is back in custody. Cogdill was arrested by Monroe County Sheriff’s Office late last evening. Deputies were conducting home visits to known friends and family of Cogdill when he was located and arrested without incident at a family member’s home on Old Christianburg Road in … Read More

Drug Bust in Tellico Plains

posted in: Narcotics

Monroe County Sheriff’s Office recently executed a search warrant on Red River Road, Tellico Plains. Deputies recovered 47 oxycodone tablets with a street value of about $1,500, 3 guns and $1,400 in cash. One person was arrested.

New Auxiliary Class Graduates

Graduates of the 18-2 Monroe County Auxiliary Class and Sheriff’s Office administrators include: (First row L to R:) Aaron Foxx, Chelsie Sampson, Kelsey Hawkins, David “Dink” Lakes, Jim Geren; (Second Row L to R:) William Blackwell, Jessica Wilson, Hunter Lankford, Brandon Burley, Yashan Long, Glen Sullivan; (Third row L to … Read More

Help ID Burglary Suspects

Burglary Suspects WantedHELP identify individuals… Suspects Wanted for burglaries in the Vonore and Sweetwater areas. If you have information about the identity of these men, please contact: Monroe County Sheriff’s Office at 423-442-3911 or Detective Doug Mills 423-442-5002 Burglary Suspects Wanted Sweetwater Burglary Suspects Wanted Sweetwater Burglary Suspects Wanted Sweetwater … Read More

Sheriff Presents Special Day for Boys & Girls Club

Sheriff Tommy Jones congratulates new Deputy Three happy girls! The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office and the Boys & Girls Club of Monroe Area are hosting outings designed to introduce children to law enforcement. Cookouts were held at Rural Vale School on Tuesday (July 10th) in Tellico Plains, and also on … Read More

SCAM ALERT

posted in: Scam Alert

Beware! There’s a phone SCAM going on, regarding jury duty. The caller falsely identifies himself as being a deputy at Monroe County Sheriff’s Office. He tells you that you were supposed to report for jury duty, and you failed to show up. He says that you are therefore required to … Read More

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