Tag: Sheriff Bryan Murphy

With a handful of races decided in Tuesday’s primary election, one remains up in the air. As it stands, Allen County Commissioner Bruce Symes holds a seven-vote lead over challenger John Brocker in his re-election…

Sheriff Bryan Murphy, flanked by fellow first responders, came before the Allen County Commission Tuesday morning to inquire about the status of a proposed communications tower in the southeast corner of the county. The tower…

The 2019 election is six days away, but Bryan Murphy has his eye on 2020. Murphy, ending his second four-year term as Allen County sheriff, filed this week for re-election — seven months ahead of…

Jerry Daniels did his best to make everyone feel uncomfortable on Tuesday morning at a meeting of Allen County commissioners. He was not pleased and he wanted everyone to know about it. The commissioner started…

An additional arrest was made Wednesday in connection with that of Aaron Hutton, who turned himself into authorities that morning, according to Iola Police Chief Jared Warner. The Allen County Sheriff’s Department identified the suspect…

Despite red flags raised by Sheriff Bryan Murphy, Allen County commissioners passed a 2020 budget Tuesday. Murphy’s biggest concern is that the jail has 17 employees for whom commissioners have ordered Murphy give 3% cost…

Allen County Sheriff Bryan Murphy urged county commissioners to consider hiring Advanced Correctional Healthcare, Inc., a privately-owned company that specializes in overseeing and delivering medical care to inmates at correctional facilities. Not only would the…