Sheriff's Office Media Releases

Sheriff's Media Releases

Oct 25

Hobo Days 2021

Posted on October 25, 2021 at 9:26 AM by Michelle Delaney

Hobo Days 2021
Arrest Report

There were 36 arrests booked into the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office from Thursday Oct. 21st at 6:00pm through Sunday, Oct. 24th 12:00pm.

Charges include:

20202021+/- last year
14 DUI Charges
22+8
18 Misdemeanor Drug Charges17-1
10 Felony Drug Charges5-5
6 Assault Charges3-3
31 Underage Possession Alcohol or Open Container charges19-12
7 Disorderly Conduct/Obstructing LEO/Resisting Arrest1-6
11 Misc. Traffic Charges6-5
1 Possession loaded firearm while intoxicated10
2 Sale of Tobacco to minor0-2
1 Warrant arrest (misdemeanor)10
12282-40
46 Arrestees36-10


Scott Sebring
Assistant Sheriff
Brookings County Sheriff’s Office
315 7th Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
605-696-8300

Oct 18

Reward

Posted on October 18, 2021 at 2:45 PM by Michelle Delaney

A $500 reward has been offered by a private party for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect or suspects responsible for the loosening and taking of lug nuts from vehicles in Volga, SD.

Scott Sebring
Assistant Sheriff
Brookings County Sheriff’s Office
315 7th Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
605-696-8300

Oct 18

Intentional Damage (Tik Tok Challenge)

Posted on October 18, 2021 at 9:05 AM by Michelle Delaney

Reported: 10/16/2021 11:08AM

Location: Residential Areas of Volga

On the above date and time, the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office took report of a Tik Tok challenge occurring within the City of Volga. Multiple residents reported finding lugs nuts had either been loosened or removed from their vehicles while parked in their driveways. This action is believed to be part of a Tik Tok challenge which includes juveniles taking videos of this challenge and posting it to the app. The Brookings County Sheriff’s Office is asking residents to check their private security systems and Tik Tok for any information related to these incidents.

Anyone with any information about this case can contact the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office at 605-696-8300 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously by visiting www.brookingsareacrimestoppers.com or by calling 605-692-STOP (7867).

Scott Sebring
Assistant Sheriff
Brookings County Sheriff’s Office
315 7th Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
605-696-8300