The Osage Sheriff’s Office remembers the following deputies who gave the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty:


Dwight Barnard 02/18/1943 – 09/20/2011 Osage County Deputy Dwight Barnard, 68, passed away Tuesday, September 20, 2011, at his home in Burbank. Dwight was born February 18, 1943, in Ponca City, Oklahoma, the son of […]


Adam Mehagan 1/25/1984 – 12/3/2009 Osage County Deputy Sheriff Adam Michael Mehagan, 25, of Skiatook and formerly of the Bartlesville/Dewey area, died early Thursday morning of injuries sustained in an auto accident in the line […]


John Boone 6/2/1946 – 6/12/2008 Osage County Deputy John “Chief” Boone passed away Thursday, June 12th, 2008 in Naples, Florida. He was 62 years old. John, a veteran Law Enforcement Officer, began his career with […]


Billy Ray Bliss 8/2/1950 – 10/21/2007 Osage County Sheriff’s Office Reserve Officer Bill Bliss died October 21, 2007, in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the age of 57 after losing his battle with cancer. His funeral was […]

Roy Steve Kelly, Sr 1/21/50 – 8/12/07 Osage County Sheriff’s Office Reserve Officer Roy Steve Kelly, Sr. died August 12, 2007, in American Canyon, California at the age of 57. Survivors in his immediate family […]


Sheriff Wesley Edward Penland 1942-2005 On behalf of the Penland Family and the Osage County Sheriff’s Office, we regretfully announce the death of Sheriff Wes Penland. Sheriff Penland passed away at his home early Saturday, […]