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Tag Archives: Marion County Sheriff’s Office
By Amanda Di Lella on February 4th, 2013 | Last updated: February 4, 2013 at 5:31 pm
A skeleton was discovered in a tent in Ocala Sunday night. The remains give no indication as to what happened, authorities said.
By Holly Brooks on January 30th, 2013 | Last updated: February 5, 2013 at 2:32 pm
Two Citra men fled when they saw Marion County Sheriff’s Office deputies, who were following up on a previous case. The deputies searched the house and found methamphetamine and other illegal drugs, as well as a liquid gas generator.
By Leanna Scachetti on January 28th, 2013 | Last updated: December 13, 2013 at 9:25 am
Marion County woman fatally shoots ex-boyfriend through windsheild after he clung to her hood for nearly 10 miles.
By Chris Kirschner on January 25th, 2013 | Last updated: January 25, 2013 at 5:06 pm
A suspicious package containing a unknown powder was sent to the Marion County Sheriff’s office, and contained a written threat to Sheriff Chris Blair. The powder is now being tested.
By Rachel Crosby on January 23rd, 2013 | Last updated: January 23, 2013 at 4:51 pm
The two deputies will be demoted after their involvement in a sex scandal last fall.
By Denise Toledo on November 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: December 17, 2012 at 4:49 pm
About a month after former Republican candidate Dan Kuhn dropped out of the Marion County Sheriff’s race after a highly publicized sex scandal, his Republican replacement is getting ready to square off in the Nov. 6 election against Constitution Party candidate Bernie DeCastro.
By Jane Schwed on October 17th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:05 pm
A Marion County deputy remains hospitalized after enduring an injury Tuesday while supervising 30 inmate trustees on University of Florida property. Marion County Sherrif’s Office Deputy Mike Joyner was supervising Marion County Jail inmate trustees at UF’s Plant Science Research and [...]
By Sami Main on October 9th, 2012 | Last updated: October 25, 2012 at 11:13 am
Marion County Republican Executive Committee will name a replacement nominee Wednesday night for former sheriff candidate Dan Kuhn.
By Kaitlyn McGrath on September 27th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:14 pm
The Marion County Sheriff’s Office and the Ocala Police Department are hosting an initiative for National Pill Take-Back Day to curtail the illegal use and sale of prescription drugs.
By Forrest Smith on September 10th, 2012 | Last updated: September 19, 2012 at 3:12 pm
A 22-year-old Marion County man accused of the shooting deaths of his grandmother and great-grandmother is behind bars.