On September 2 at 2:03am, a Taylorville Police Department officer initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle for running a stop sign. Upon further investigation, Missy G. Owens, 38, of Taylorville, was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.. Owens was transported to Taylorville Police Department for processing. Owens was released after posting her drivers license and $100 cash bond.
On August 29, Donald D. Dozier of Morrisonville came to the Taylorville Police Department to report a hit and run accident. He said that he noticed the damage on the 29th but thinks the damage occurred when he was at the Round Table the previous night. Dozier was there between 6pm and 8 pm. Dozier does not know who hit his vehicle. Damage was done to the front passenger side.