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Tag Archives: Alachua County Sheriff’s Office
By Andrew V. Pestano on January 18th, 2013 | Last updated: January 18, 2013 at 3:43 pm
After a suspicious bag led to a bomb squad reporting to SW 34th Street, the scene has been cleared.
By Forrest Smith on January 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: January 14, 2013 at 11:10 am
From Alachua County Sheriff’s Office In an effort to improve the visitation process at the Alachua County Department of the Jail, a new procedure will go into effect starting Monday. This new process is designed to alleviate waiting in line or visit [...]
By Forrest Smith on January 2nd, 2013 | Last updated: January 14, 2013 at 11:13 am
The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office and Gainesville Police Department will be greeting students, parents and teachers when public schools resume tomorrow. In the aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting in Connecticut last month, local law enforcement will have officers [...]
By Ashlyn Robinson on December 12th, 2012 | Last updated: December 12, 2012 at 5:37 pm
After Attorney General Pam Bondi announced an emergency rule about 22 synthetic drugs, officials in Alachua County began enforcement.
By Forrest Smith on December 4th, 2012 | Last updated: December 4, 2012 at 4:16 pm
The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office is looking for the person responsible for shooting a man in northern Gainesville.
By Matt Sheehan on November 19th, 2012 | Last updated: November 19, 2012 at 8:07 pm
Needy families may now enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner at the St. Francis House, thanks to generosity of members of the community.
By Cameron Taylor on October 26th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:59 pm
Two candidates are squaring off in the Alachua County Sheriff’s race. Both have different views for the sheriff’s office but say their experience will help them do the job well.
The owner-less goat found in the road went to a good home on Friday morning thanks to an adoption auction held by the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office.
By Rochelle Alleyne on October 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:04 pm
The program is meant to remind Alachua County drivers that passing a stopped school bus is illegal.
By Forrest Smith on October 15th, 2012 | Last updated: October 15, 2012 at 9:46 am
A routine traffic stop on I-75 Saturday night turned into a search-and-capture mission for Florida Highway Patrol. Trooper Michael Todd pulled over a Wolkswagen Jetta in southern Alachua County because he saw it weaving on the roadway. The driver, 35-year-old [...]