It's time to give a round of applause for the public safety departments in Oakdale who work hard year after year for the community's safety.
Here is a list of the 10 most-read crime stories in Oakdale and Washington County for 2012:
1. Priest arrested in Oakdale on suspicion of child molestation
3. Oakdale Man Suspected in Abduction Investigation Charged with Six Other Crimes
4. Police Meet with Oakdale Village Residents About Tenant's Murder