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Tag Archives: Gainesville Police Department
By Stephanie Denardo on April 26th, 2013 | Last updated: April 26, 2013 at 6:00 pm
A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: Boston bombing suspect moved, Gainesville prison conversion, footage of sexual battery and burglary suspect, Mississippi River flooding, the Great Balloon Fest.
A woman at Campus Lodge Apartments fended off an attacker by kicking him and running to her apartment Tuesday, escaping an attempted kidnapping.
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 Cameron Taylor on April 16th, 2013 | Last updated: April 16, 2013 at 12:58 pm
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.
By Jewel Midelis on April 10th, 2013 | Last updated: April 13, 2013 at 4:52 pm
A 74-year-old man is now facing life-threatening injuries after rear-ending a Regional Transit Bus early Wednesday morning.
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.
Half of the Traffic Homicide Investigation callouts in Gainesville have involved motorcycles this year, Sgt. Joe Raulerson with the Gainesville Police Traffic Safety Team said in an email.