The Piatt County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for full time Correctional Officer. All applicants must be 21 years of age, have a High School diploma or equivalent, pass a comprehensive background investigation and be willing to work various shifts/holidays. Applications will be accepted until close of business June 17, 2016. Click "read more" for additional details.
Piatt County Journal-Republican, 07/28/2015
Story and photo: Steve Hoffman - Used by permission
A $53,000 private donation has helped the Piatt County Sheriff’s Office purchase and equip a Chevy Tahoe SUV for its K-9 unit.
Investigation into a methamphetamine ring in the Cerro Gordo area resulted in the arrest of 12 suspects.
Last September, the Piatt County Sheriff's department was asked by Cerro Gordo police to look into the possible meth ring in the Cerro Gordo area. Sherrif's investigator, J. D. Russell said that by December, at least seven suspected manufacturing locations had been found.