Bartow to Keep Police | theledger.com | The Ledger | Lakeland, FL:
"By Suzie Schottelkotte
Published: Tuesday, July 22, 2008 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Tuesday, July 22, 2008 at 6:33 a.m.
BARTOW | City commissioners in Bartow decided Monday night to reject a proposed contract with the Polk County Sheriff's Office and pump the necessary money into the city's Police Department to make it more effective."