Tag Archives: Marion County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate shooting of Marion County man

By 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.

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Powder mailed to Marion County sheriff leads to emergency procedure

By 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.

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Marion Co. deputies disciplined for involvement in sex scandal

By 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.

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Candidates for Marion County sheriff race tout different experiences

By 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.

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Marion County deputy hospitalized after on-the-job injury

By 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 […]

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Marion County searches for a replacement Republican sheriff nominee

By 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.

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Marion County Sheriff’s Office, Ocala police join National Pill Take-Back Day initiative

By 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.

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Man charged in death of grandmother and great-grandmother

By 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.

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Marion County man charged with home invasion robbery

By on May 31st, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 4:12 pm

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office made a quick arrest in the home robbery of an elderly woman.  A man stole her car to escape after breaking-in and demanding she turn over credit cards and jewelry.  Detectives were able to recover […]

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