Polk County Sheriff's Office Investigating Shooting And SuicideThe Polk County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an attempted murder at the Y’all Come Back Saloon (3230 SR 60 East) in unincorporated Lake Wales that occurred on Saturday, July 10, 2021. The shooter fatally shot himself.
Woman Arrested For Aggravated Manslaughter Following The Death Of A Two-Month-Old InfantThe Polk County Sheriff’s Office arrested Judith Torres-Garcia, 31, of Fort Meade for Aggravated Manslaughter and other charges following the death of a 2-month-old male infant. Also arrested in the residence for drug related charges was Hipolito Juarez, 32, of Fort Meade on July 8. 
Two Juveniles Have Been Arrested For Stealing Three Cars And Burglarizing 13 Other VehiclesThe Polk County Sheriff’s Office arrested 16-year-old Victor Antonetty and 17-year-old Geovanni Luis Vizcaino, both from Orlando, after they stole three vehicles and burglarized multiple other vehicles in the Loma Del Sol subdivision in unincorporated Davenport on July 1, 2021. All but one of the vehicles were unlocked.
Florida Man Arrested For Possessing Over 600 Images and Videos Containing Child PornographyA Winter Haven man has been arrested by Polk County Sheriff's Office Computer Crimes detectives for possessing over 600 images and videos containing child pornography. 
Man Arrested For Drug Trafficking And Other FeloniesMan arrested for drug trafficking and other felonies following a traffic stop on Sunday, June 27. 
Five Teens Arrested For Stealing A Handgun In DavenportFive teenaged suspects from St. Petersburg have been apprehended by the Polk County Sheriff's Office minutes after stealing a Glock 9mm handgun from a vehicle in Davenport on Friday, June 25. 
Bartow Woman Arrested For Animal CrueltyBartow woman arrested and charged with two counts felony animal cruelty and one count misdemeanor animal cruelty after an investigation into severe neglect of dogs at her home. 
Nine Arrested After A Drug Trafficking InvestigationThe Polk County Sheriff's Office has arrested nine people for drug trafficking and various other charges, after a suspicious package was discovered at a shipping facility on Wednesday, June 23. 
Lakeland Man Arrested For Aggravated AssaultThe Polk County Sheriff's Office arrested a man for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. 
California Man Arrested For Luring Polk County Child OnlineA California man was arrested  for four counts of transmitting harmful material to a minor and eight counts of using a computer to lure a child.
Suspect Arrested In Murder In Unincorporated BartowThe Polk County Sheriff's Office is conducting a homicide investigation after deputies responded to a man being shot on Friday Morning, June 11.