Tag Archives: Alachua County Sheriff’s Office
In response to the Sandy Hook tragedy, Florida Senate bill 514 in legislature would allow counties to create independent districts that impose taxes to pay for school safety and mental health services.
A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.
More Craig Lowe arrest video released; deputies on scene tell mayor his job is cause for different treatment
The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office released dashboard video Tuesday from the night of Gainesville Mayor Craig Lowe’s arrest. The video includes conversation between Lowe and deputies.
A burglar broke into the home and stole electronics and jewelry. The crime was reported by a young girl in the house.
With spring break season under way, the Florida Sheriff’s Task Force launched Operation Dry Spring, an initiative to prevent underage drinking.
After repairs from in-flight engine failure in December 2011, a Gainesville Police Department helicopter relaunched for the first time in 15 months.
The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office and other organizations have partnered up to educate officers on how to best identify, document and deal with gang members from the dozen gangs in the Alachua County area.
The two people found dead in their Tower Oaks Glen apartment Thursday afternoon have been identified as Mary Ellen Dunnigan, 44, and Steven R. England, 46. Their bodies were discovered by the apartment complex’s painter and England’s co-worker. “I saw […]
Alachua County Sheriff’s Deputies are determining the cause of death for a Gainesville couple found dead in their apartment yesterday afternoon. Today the U.S. Senate considers Counterterrorism Advisor John Brennan to head the CIA. The massive manhunt to capture former […]
Alachua County officials are on high alert after a slew of home invasions this week. Five houses were burglarized over a span of seven hours.