LeFlore County Courthouse increases security measures

A safety meeting heldWednesday afternooninvolving county electedofficials, law enforcementand safety personnel concludedwith a unanimousdecision to increase securityinside the LeFlore CountyCourthouse.In the past, the courthouseemployed a full timedeputy for security throughspecial funds incurredthrough the collection offines and costs. Due to adecrease in collection offines the position wasrestructured to guaranteesecurity present during protectiveorder court docketsand high risk court proceedings