6:46 PM FINAL CALL - Dale County Sheriff Wally OlsonRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Jan 16 2023 6:47 PM
DALE COUNTY: This afternoon at 5 PM Dale County Sheriff Olson, surrounded by Deputies and their families, support Administrative Staff, 911 Dispatchers, his Chief Deputy and now Sheriff Elect Mason Bynum and a host of friends, Sheriff Olson made his "last call" on the radio as Sheriff.
The radio call number for the Dale County Sheriff is 26-1. The code 10-42 means "ending tour of duty".
Sheriff Olson makes some comments, thanks everyone he has worked with in all capacities and said 26-1 is 10-42.
The Ozark-Dale County 911 Director, Paula Simmons, in the voice talking to Sheriff Olson.
An emotional moment for both Sheriff Olson and Ms. Simmons, as well as an emotional moments for all of the members of the Dale County Sheriff Department and fellow law enforcement officers in Dale County.
At 12:01 AM the 16 year tenure as Dale County Sheriff for Wally Olso will end. With more than 28 years of law enforcement service Sheriff Olson will leave public office.
Sheriff Wally Olson, THANK YOU for all you have done. To Mrs. Wally Olson and the Olson daughters, on behalf of the citizne sand guests of Dale County, THANK YOU for loaning your husband, your dad, to Dale County for service to make Dale County a safer place to live and work.
On Tuesday, 9:00 AM Dale County Coroner Elect John Cawley will be sworn in as Dale County Coroner and at 10 AM Dale County Sheriff Elect Mason Bynum will be sworn in as Sheriff.