Tag Archives: Gainesville police

Motorcycle theft suspect still sought

By 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 […]

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Gainesville elementary schools to have more security starting tomorrow

By 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 […]

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Craig Taylor found

By on August 6th, 2012 | Last updated: September 20, 2012 at 1:38 pm

By Forrest Smith-WUFT-FM Gainesville police have cancelled the search for missing Craig Taylor.  He was found this morning at SW Archer Road and Tower Road, and was returned safely to his northwest Gainesville home.  

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Police seek mentally ill man

By on August 6th, 2012 | Last updated: September 20, 2012 at 1:39 pm

By Forrest Smith-WUFT-FM Gainesville police are looking for man with mental health issues who might be off his medication and could become violent.  Police Spokesman Ben Tobias says 48-year-old Craig Taylor has not been seen since Saturday, when he got […]

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Police want to know if you’ve seen this man

By on August 1st, 2012 | Last updated: September 20, 2012 at 1:40 pm

By Forrest Smith-WUFT-FM The Gainesville Police Department says 26 year old Omar Jabree Gibson was last seen a week ago, and family members have said it’s unusual for him to be gone this long without any contact.  He was last […]

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Dog Days of Summer can be hazardous for dogs

By on July 13th, 2012 | Last updated: August 3, 2013 at 3:29 pm

The Summer heat can be hazardous for dogs if owners don’t alter their routines to make sure their pets are never stuck in hot cars.  Despite common sense and a local ordinance, law enforcement gets a few emergency calls each […]

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