News Makers Cline and Bonzano on the emergency situation

Warren County Sheriff Crystal Cline and Fire Chief James Bonzano review the intense fire and rescue efforts from March 20 in our latest news maker.

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Both officials explain the strain that was put on resources on March 20.

Fire Chief Bonzano explains the logistics of attempting to cover all calls with a limited and often short staff.

Both Sheriff Cline and Chief Bonzano commend that community for coming through in what was a extreme situation.

Chief Bonzano explains how great the need is for additional personnel as well.

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News Maker Sheriff Crystal Cline on continued office development

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) has had an extremely busy and productive 45 days.

We spoke to Sheriff Crystal Cline about the progress in developing her office in our latest news maker.

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Sheriff Cline tells us that she has been in touch with every mover, shaker, and board in Warren County getting things done.

She also tells us that her staff has been very active in Warren County Public Schools lately.

Sheriff Cline also tells us that as time goes on we will see her staffers out in the community more and more with a lot of opportunities to join the team.

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WCSO rejoins the Regional Drug Task Force

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In a unanimous vote by the command board Warren County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) has rejoined the Northwest Virginia Regional Drug Task Force.

The task force’s member agencies are able to combine resources to work together to identify, investigate, and arrest those involved in drug trafficking.

The collective effort enables effective law enforcement throughout the enter Shenandoah Valley in the fight against illegal drugs.

The Northwest Virginia Regional Drug Task Force is comprised of agents from Clarke, Frederick, Page and Shenandoah Counties.

The agency also includes all police departments in those counties in conjunction with the Virginia State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation.

According to the email news release Warren County Sheriff Crystal Cline calls rejoining the drug task force demonstrating the determination of her office to significantly impact the supply chain of drugs landing in Warren County.

 Last year the Drug Task Force seized nearly $2 million worth of illegal narcotics. 

The task confiscated nearly double the amount of fentanyl seized in 2021 alone.

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Drug bust follows traffic stop in Front Royal

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On October 3rd, around 11:30 pm, Warren County Sheriff’s Deputy Ulibarri observed a vehicle having a hard time maintaining its lane on North Shenandoah Avenue.

The driver of the vehicle was pulled over due to suspicion of being under the influence.

In collaboration with Sgt. Gregory and canine partner Roman, who conducted a free air sniff around the vehicle and found it to be
positive for narcotics.

Subsequently, a thorough search of the vehicle and its occupants were
taken, revealing a significant amount of illegal substances and paraphernalia.

As a result, Racheal Huntt and Cristan Blow were arrested on multiple charges.

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WCSO warns of new scam

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The Warren County Sheriff’s Office wants to make citizens aware of a new scam in the area.

An individual has made calls identifying himself as Deputy Moore of the Warren County Sheriff’s Office and asked for money or a warrant would be issued for their arrest.

The scam has been reported in a neighboring county, but the Sheriff’s office wants all local residents to be aware of the situation.

Deputies in Warren County will not contact you regarding payment.

If anyone calls stating that they work for the office, hang up and call 540-635-4128.

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News Makers Will Bryan and Sheriff Butler on a football camp

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) will offer a football camp on April 2.

The camp will be held at the field at the 15th St. Health and Human Services building in Front Royal.

We spoke to Sheriff Butler and Will Bryan about the camp in our latest news maker.

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The two men explain how the camp came about.

They also tell us what to expect at the camp.

There is great incentive to attend for any student.

Food and refreshment will be served for attendees as well.

All proceeds will benefit two different charities in the community. 

There will be professional players and Shenandoah University coaches and athletes on hand as well.

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