The Upshur County Sheriff's Department law enforcement division reports the following activity for the month of June. During the month, the vehicle fleet logged 17,798 miles traveled during investigation, prisoner transport, process serving and routine patrol.
As a result of action taken by the deputy sheriff's there were 136 arrests. Of this, 82 were traffic arrests, 36 were misdemeanor arrests and 18 were felony arrests.
A total of 27 reports were taken including, 21 criminal and six traffic accidents. A total of 117 process papers were served for magistrate and circuit courts. There were 10 prisoner transports, accruing 445 miles. A total of 69 hours were logged doing bailiff duties in circuit, magistrate and family law judge courts.