Tag Archives: Alachua County Sheriff’s Office
Even though Mugshot Databases have undergone public scrutiny, Florida Mugshot Databases are still up and running. Mugshot databases are third party information distributors that give anyone with an Internet connection the ability to view your arrest photos.
Several incidents of a white male attempting to lure school-aged children into his vehicle were recently reported in both Alachua and Union Counties.
The Gainesville Police Department is investigating a string of recent crimes that fit a national trend called Felony Lane Gang, where burglars break into cars and steal visible purses in an attempt to gain access to owners’ bank accounts.
Larry Whitehead, wanted for murder in Gainesville, was arrested in South Carolina on Sunday.
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.