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Walking the beat: Sheriff touts courthouse security

9:46 PM, Aug. 16, 2013
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Editor's note: Walking the Beat is new feature of Stevens Point Journal Media in which reporters discuss events on their beats and observations they've made while reporting.

The still relatively new security measures at the Portage County Courthouse might be a nuisance to many making their way to court, the District Attorney's Office or Clerk of Courts Office, but it can't be said that they're not effective.

In July alone, courthouse security personnel confiscated 59 weapons, including 43 knives - no guns yet - and made six arrests. They also responded to seven disturbances and four ...

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