Tag Archives: crime prevention

Gilchrist County Sheriff’s Office Becomes Safe Place For Online Sales

By on February 3rd, 2015 | Last updated: February 3, 2015 at 2:33 pm

Local Craigslist antique seller arranges trade meeting in Gilchrist County Sheriff’s Office to ensure safety for both buyer and seller. Ron Mills and the sheriff’s office hope to see more counties adopt the practice in preventing online crime.

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Mobile Jail Cell Educates Public About Life In Jail

By on September 24th, 2014 | Last updated: September 30, 2014 at 12:52 pm

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office launched a program to educate the community about life in jail. A mobile jail cell called the “jail on wheels” shows the typical specifications of a jail cell and is housed in a standard utility trailer.

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Man Luring Children With ‘$40 And Some Weed’ Still At Large

By and on October 28th, 2013 | Last updated: October 28, 2013 at 4:55 pm

Several incidents of a white male attempting to lure school-aged children into his vehicle were recently reported in both Alachua and Union Counties.

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