The illegal sale, use and distribution of narcotics is recognized as a significant contributor to violent crimes, burglaries and thefts which can dramatically affect the quality of life in our community. Therefore, the Lee County Sheriff's Office is making every effort to take drugs off the street by targeting individuals who are active participants in this illegal activity. This is being accomplished through aggressive patrol, undercover operations and interagency investigations with local, state, and Federal drug enforcement agencies.
In the past week, the Lee County Sheriff's Office made a total of 46 arrests. To educate and enhance awareness of the Sheriff's Office daily activities in this endeavor, the following arrests are shown: