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Remembering Former Sheriff Paul Abel

Join our office in remembering former Sheriff Paul Abel as well as keeping his family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Abel was sheriff of Pottawatomie County from 1982 until 1989 and was a notable contributor to efforts that changed how the office was funded. Abel not only made that change here in Pottawatomie County but for every sheriff across the State of Oklahoma. ARead More…

Public Assistance Needed: Stolen trailer and welder

Our office is requesting assistance with identifying the individuals in the screenshots provided these are the best images we have.  They are responsible for taking a trailer and welder from a residence located in the 33800 block of Coker Road in Macomb.  If you know who these individuals are please contact Deputy Ryan Hudson (405) 273-1727, email deputy.hudson@pottcoso.com or send us a Read More…

News 4 captures the moment Pottawatomie Co. deputies arrest alleged child abuser

POTTAWATOMIE CO., Okla. – A man accused of sexually abusing two young children was hauled off to jail Friday and News 4 was there when he was arrested to get his side of the story. “I am not guilty,” Dillon Soloman of Tecumseh said to News 4 as he was getting into a deputy’s vehicle. He’s been arrested on complaints of lewd or indecent proposal or acts with a child under the age of 16, and abuRead More…

Asher city councilman, former ICE agent accused of preying on teenage girls

ASHER, Okla. – An Asher city councilman and former ICE agent is now at the center of a rape investigation after two teenagers allege he attacked them. Jeffrey Short was arrested Friday – less than 24 hours after the allegations were made. Parents of a 16-year-old girl came forward first to Asher police who passed the investigation on to the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office because the depaRead More…