According to reports received from the Dent County Sheriff’s Office:

• A deputy responded Jan. 7 to the 200 block of County Road 5070 for a report of a theft. Upon arrival the deputy discovered that a 41-year-old woman was the reported victim of the theft. This investigation is still ongoing.

• A deputy conducted a traffic stop Jan. 7 near the 1400 block of South Gertrude Street. During the course of the traffic stop, a 40-year-old Salem man was arrested felony driving while revoked/suspended. The man was transported to the Dent County Sheriff’s Office, fingerprinted, issued summons and released.

• A deputy traveled to the Missouri Private Probation Services on West 4th Street Jan. 8 to attempt to serve an arrest warrant. During the course of the incident, a 27-year-old Salem man was arrested for active warrants through Dent County. The man was transported to the Dent County Sheriff’s Office and incarcerated.

• While on routine patrol Jan. 8, a deputy observed a 52-year-old Salem man removing items from a donation box at the Lifeway Center. After further investigation, the Salem man was arrested for possession of a controlled substance. The man was transported to the Dent County Sheriff’s Office and incarcerated.

• A deputy observed a 57-year-old Salem man riding a bike on Highway 119 Jan. 9. The deputy knew the man had active warrants through the Dent County Sheriff’s Office. During the course of the incident, the Salem man was arrested and transported to the Dent County Sheriff’s Office Jail and incarcerated.

• A deputy observed a 28-year-old Salem man near the 300 block of County Road 4170 Jan. 9 The deputy knew the man had warrants through Dent County. The man was arrested and transported to the Dent County Sheriff’s Office and incarcerated.

• A deputy traveled to a residence in the 1000 block of Highway 119 Jan. 10 to attempt to serve an arrested warrant. During the course of the incident, a 32-year-old Salem woman was arrested for the active warrants through Dent County. The woman was transported to the Dent County Sheriff’s Office and incarcerated.

• Deputies responded to the 3000 block of Highway P Jan. 12 for a report of a burglary. Upon arrival, deputies discovered that a 65-year-old woman was the reported victim of the burglary. This investigation is still ongoing.

If you have information regarding the ongoing investigations, call the Dent County Sherriff’s Office at 573-729-3241.