This list is a sampling of crime in Sedalia and the surrounding area. Information is taken from official police reports, which do not necessarily contain statements from all parties involved in each case.

Sedalia Police Department


Dec. 9

8:12 p.m.: Isabella R. Latta, 20, of Columbia, was issued a municipal court summons near the intersection of East Broadway Boulevard and South Emmet Avenue for possession of marijuana. A traffic stop was conducted for speeding. Investigation revealed the driver was in possession of marijuana and related paraphernalia.


Nov. 18

8 a.m.: SPD was contacted by the Callaway County Children’s Division in reference to a possible sexual assault involving a child that occurred between 2007 and 2009 in Sedalia. The case is being investigated.

Dec. 9

9:28 p.m.: A sexual assault was reported that occurred the previous night. Additional incidents were reported in other jurisdictions. An exact location was unknown at the time of the report.


Nicole Cooke is the editor for the Sedalia Democrat, overseeing all newsroom operations and assisting with news coverage of Sedalia and Pettis County. She can be reached at 660-530-0138 or on Twitter @NicoleRCooke.

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