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By Courtney Allen on April 19th, 2013 | Last updated: April 19, 2013 at 2:28 pm
Gainesville and University police departments have been taking extra steps in screening for suspicious packages in light of the bombing at the Boston Marathon.
GPD released a composite sketch Thursday of a suspect still at large in a case of battery and armed burglary.
By Amanda Jackson on April 9th, 2013 | Last updated: December 3, 2013 at 9:58 am
The Bread and Roses Women’s Health Clinic is requesting protestors stay 35 feet from its property.
By Jewel Midelis on April 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: April 3, 2013 at 1:37 pm
The Gainesville Police Department arrested a man on an attempted murder charge Tuesday night after a dispute resulted in a grazing gunshot wound, according to GPD spokesperson Ben Tobias.
By Lauren Rautenkranz and Stephanie Denardo on January 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: January 25, 2013 at 11:37 am
Suspect in Bivens Cove murder is in custody in Orange County awaiting extradition to Alachua County to face charges.
By Forrest Smith on January 8th, 2013 | Last updated: January 14, 2013 at 2:19 pm
Gainesville police continue to look for a man wanted in connection with a series of motorcycle thefts near the Southwest 20th Avenue area. Officers have been looking for Larry Eugene Stone, 41, since November, when he was identified as one [...]
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 Emily Burris on December 19th, 2012 | Last updated: January 16, 2013 at 12:38 pm
The Gainesville Police Department announced two new apps and a text messaging service that allows mobile phone users to submit tips and receive updates and alerts from the GPD.