Tag Archives: Gainesville crime

In The News: Child Homelessness Rises, Woman Chases Man With Knife Over $2, Gov. Scott Begins Appointing Members, Tornado Watch Until 8 Tonight

By and on November 17th, 2014 | Last updated: November 17, 2014 at 2:54 pm

New report: Child homelessness on the rise in US – The number of homeless children in the U.S. has escalated to an all-time-high within recent years, according to a new state-by-state report titled “America’s Youngest Outcasts.” The report, which was […]

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Armed Woman Detained at RTS Bus Depot

By on January 7th, 2014 | Last updated: January 9, 2014 at 12:17 pm

A woman with a handgun and ammunition was kept from boarding a Gainesville RTS bus after pulling the gun on her girlfriend.

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Tools Stolen From Alachua Habitat For Humanity

By on November 19th, 2013 | Last updated: November 20, 2013 at 5:07 pm

After two break-ins at Alachua Habitat for Humanity projects, the organization is making changes to the way it stores equipment.

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Flagler, Duval Stolen School Buses Recovered

By on November 6th, 2013 | Last updated: November 18, 2013 at 4:05 pm

Three stolen school buses were recovered in Gainesville Wedensday, thanks to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

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Gainesville man arrested for shoplifting, IED possession

By on May 8th, 2013 | Last updated: May 8, 2013 at 12:18 pm

He told police he also had a homemade cardboard firework with black powder inside at his home. A fuse was attached to the sealed ends, according to his arrest report.

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Two Marion County men arrested for involvement in meth lab

By on April 17th, 2013 | Last updated: April 17, 2013 at 5:23 pm

Isreal Zachariah Smith and Bruce E. Dutton were arrested Wednesday in response to a tip about a possible meth lab.

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Gainesville man flees following domestic battery charges

By on April 10th, 2013 | Last updated: April 11, 2013 at 1:41 pm

William Matthew Ford Jr. fled to Orlando after allegedly beating his live-in girlfriend and her disabled friend. He has still not been located, according to a Gainesville Police Department release.

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April 3, 2013: Afternoon News In 90

By on April 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: April 4, 2013 at 10:32 am

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: nonprofit animal clinic, Gainesville shooting, Samoa Air, Pope Francis on women, Cairo food poisoning.

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Feb. 7, 2013: Afternoon News In 90

By on February 7th, 2013 | Last updated: February 7, 2013 at 2:07 pm

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: Credit card fraud, Black History Month, Teacher-student relationship, French forces, Iran drone.

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Gators freshman offensive lineman Jessamen Dunker arrested

By on January 16th, 2013 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 2:12 pm

According to Alachua County Jail records, Florida redshirt freshman offensive lineman Jessamen Dunker is in jail.

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