Jacksonville police

Latest stories

1h
KLTV 7 Tyler
NASA astronaut, Texas native dead at 85A study in art: Students compete in Kilgore College symposiumA study in art: St
NASA astronaut, Texas native dead at 85
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted an hour ago
A study in art: Students compete in Kilgore College symposiumA study in art: Students compete in Kilgore College symposium Ten high school art students received Kilgore College scholarship during the annual KC Secondary Art Symposium. More >> Car... Read more
4 related stories
2h
KLTV 7 Tyler
Two suspects in On The Border shooting transferred to Smith County JailA study in art: Students compete in Kilgore College symposiumA study in art: St
Two suspects in On The Border shooting transferred to Smith County Jail
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 2 hours ago
A study in art: Students compete in Kilgore College symposiumA study in art: Students compete in Kilgore College symposium Ten high school art students received Kilgore College scholarship during the annual KC Secondary Art Symposium. More >> Car... Read more
4 related stories
4h
The Jacksonville Daily News
Identity theft - Sierra Danielle BryantSierra Danielle Bryant, 27, of Bay Road in Teachey, NC was arrested Jan. 30 by
Identity theft - Sierra Danielle Bryant
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
Sierra Danielle Bryant, 27, of Bay Road in Teachey, NC was arrested Jan. 30 by the Jacksonville Police Department and charged with identity theft.Bryant is accused of using victim’s social security number, date of birth and address to avoid being... Read more
10h
WJXT Jacksonville
Ruben Ebron pleads guilty to manslaughterJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Ruben Ebron plead guilty to aggravated manslaughter in the
Ruben Ebron pleads guilty to manslaughter
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 10 hours ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Ruben Ebron plead guilty to aggravated manslaughter in the death of Lonzie Barton on Friday morning. He will serve up to 20 years in prison on the first-degree manslaughter, plus charges of child neglect, lying to police and... Read more
26 related stories
1d
The Victoria Advocate
New assistant police chief selected at VPDFROM A VICTORIA POLICE DEPARTMENT PRESS RELEASE: Victoria’s Police Chief, Jeff
New assistant police chief selected at VPD
The Victoria Advocate / Posted yesterday
FROM A VICTORIA POLICE DEPARTMENT PRESS RELEASE: Victoria’s Police Chief, Jeff Craig has announced that John Ray has been selected as the new Assistant Police Chief of the Victoria Police Department. Chief Ray comes to us with extensive law... Read more
1d
WJXT Jacksonville
Ruben Ebron set to make plea?JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - According to court records, Ruben Ebron, the prime suspect
Ruben Ebron set to make plea?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - According to court records, Ruben Ebron, the prime suspect in the disappearance of toddler Lonzie Barton last summer, is scheduled for a hearing Friday in which he is likely to enter a plea. Ebron, who is facing charges of child... Read more
26 related stories
1d
WJXT Jacksonville
JSO: Bullet hole reported at Arlington schoolJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville police are looking for the person who shot at
JSO: Bullet hole reported at Arlington school
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville police are looking for the person who shot at a school early this morning. A custodian from the Somerset Academy in Arlington called police around 7 a.m. about seeing school's front door partially shattered. Police... Read more
1d
First Coast News
Church holds concert to remember the life of Jerry BrownJACKSONVILLE, Fla -- Church members gathered Wednesday night to remember the li
Church holds concert to remember the life of Jerry Brown
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
JACKSONVILLE, Fla -- Church members gathered Wednesday night to remember the life of Jerry Brown, who was killed in a drive-by shooting last week. Friends and family say music and religion were big parts of Brown's life. "Jerry Brown was a bright... Read more
2d
The Jacksonville Daily News
JPD Officer Grantham retiresA Jacksonville police officer has retired after over 12 years of service.Office
JPD Officer Grantham retires
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
A Jacksonville police officer has retired after over 12 years of service.Officer Gregory “Greg” Grantham was honored for his service to the Jacksonville Police Department and the community at a ceremony held at the Center for Public Safety on Jan.... Read more
2d
The Florida Times-Union
2 more shot in another Jacksonville drive-byAt least the sixth drive-by shooting over the past week resulted in two men bei
2 more shot in another Jacksonville drive-by
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
At least the sixth drive-by shooting over the past week resulted in two men being shot in the legs Tuesday evening in the 1500 block West 32nd Street, according to Jacksonville police. Two men in a possibly gold vehicle fired at the other two men... Read more
2d
KLTV 7 Tyler
Mary Landrieu's son arrested on cruelty to juveniles charge after 2-old taken to hospitalCDC confirms Zika case in Dallas County transmitted sexuallyCDC confirms Zika c
Mary Landrieu's son arrested on cruelty to juveniles charge after 2-old taken to hospital
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
CDC confirms Zika case in Dallas County transmitted sexuallyCDC confirms Zika case in Dallas County transmitted sexually The CDC has confirmed that two people in Dallas County have Zika, and one of those people got the disease through sexual... Read more
13 related stories
2d
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
CRIMEFIGHTERS: Jacksonville police searching for sexual assault suspectJacksonville police have a first degree felony warrant out for 18-year-old Laro
CRIMEFIGHTERS: Jacksonville police searching for sexual assault suspect
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
Jacksonville police have a first degree felony warrant out for 18-year-old Larondrick Cox, on a charge of aggravated sexual assault of a child. Police say the alleged crime happened in late August 2015. But, because the victim is a child, the police... Read more
2d
KLTV 7 Tyler
CRIMEFIGHTERS: Jacksonville police searching for sexual assault suspectSports WebXtra: All eyes on Brandon Jones on National Signing DaySports WebXtra
CRIMEFIGHTERS: Jacksonville police searching for sexual assault suspect
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
Sports WebXtra: All eyes on Brandon Jones on National Signing DaySports WebXtra: All eyes on Brandon Jones on National Signing Day Brandon Jones will make his decision on Wednesday morning. All eyes will be on Brandon Jones Wednesday morning on... Read more
4 related stories
2d
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
CRIMEFIGHTERS: Have you seen this accused Walmart thief?Jacksonville police need your help to identify this woman, caught on Walmart su
CRIMEFIGHTERS: Have you seen this accused Walmart thief?
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
Jacksonville police need your help to identify this woman, caught on Walmart surveillance video on New Year's Day 2016. They're trying to identify her in connection with a theft at the store, but right now, this is all they know about her. If you... Read more
3d
WJXT Jacksonville
Crime Stoppers scrambles to update websiteJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - As police combat a rash of violence and try to solve a str
Crime Stoppers scrambles to update website
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - As police combat a rash of violence and try to solve a string of recent murders, local anti-violence advocates emphasized the importance of Crime Stoppers in finding those answers. First Coast Crime Stoppers runs the anonymous... Read more
3d
News Channel 12 New Bern
JPD: Search for woman accused of stealing from UltaThe Jacksonville Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying
JPD: Search for woman accused of stealing from Ulta
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
The Jacksonville Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying a woman who allegedly stole from a beauty store. Police said the theft happened on Thursday at Ulta, at the Jacksonville Mall. The suspect is described as a female... Read more
4d
WJXT Jacksonville
Expert: Innocent people falling victim to gang violenceJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - News4Jax is looking deeper into the gang problem in Jackso
Expert: Innocent people falling victim to gang violence
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - News4Jax is looking deeper into the gang problem in Jacksonville following the gang-related shooting death of a 22-month-old boy. Aiden McClendon was shot and killed when he was sitting in a car on Spearing Street on the... Read more
4d
Jacksonville Daily Record
50 years ago: President of new Florida Junior College begins organizationMonday, February 1, 11:48 AM EST It began at 4:30 a.m. when J. Bruce Wilson le
50 years ago: President of new Florida Junior College begins organization
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Monday, February 1, 11:48 AM EST It began at 4:30 a.m. when J. Bruce Wilson left his home in Brevard County and drove to Jacksonville, where he met local education officials, established a place to work and toured possible sites for the two-year... Read more
4d
The Florida Times-Union
Law & Order: Driver dies following medical issue, crashJacksonville police are investigating the death of a man who apparently suffere
Law & Order: Driver dies following medical issue, crash
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
Jacksonville police are investigating the death of a man who apparently suffered a medical issue causing him to crash a minivan containing his family early Sunday. The 35-year-old man was driving a Honda Odyssey van containing his wife and daughter... Read more
5d
The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville police investigating North Main Street fatal crashJacksonville police are investigating the death of a man who apparently suffere
Jacksonville police investigating North Main Street fatal crash
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
Jacksonville police are investigating the death of a man who apparently suffered a medical issue causing him to crash a mini-van containing his family early Sunday. The 35-year-old man was driving a Honda Odyssey van containing his wife and daughter... Read more
5d
First Coast News
Two people shot on Overland Park; suspects unknownJACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Two people suffered injuries that were not life-threatenin
Two people shot on Overland Park; suspects unknown
First Coast News / Posted 5 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Two people suffered injuries that were not life-threatening after being shot three times each on Overland Park Boulevard Sunday morning, authorities said. There is no description of any suspects or any suspect vehicles at this... Read more
8 related stories
6d
WJXT Jacksonville
One shot in Lackawanna attempted robberyJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville police responded to a call of gunfire in the
One shot in Lackawanna attempted robbery
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville police responded to a call of gunfire in the Lackawanna neighborhood, late Saturday night. Police arrived to find a man had been shot in in the face, but those wounds were non-life threatening, according to... Read more
2 related stories
6d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fired officer pleads guiltyA former Jacksonville police officer was sentenced to a year of probation Frida
Fired officer pleads guilty
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
A former Jacksonville police officer was sentenced to a year of probation Friday for manhandling a teenager at gunpoint during an off-duty road-rage altercation in Little Rock. Juan Francisco Matus-Rios, who turns 43 today, was fired from the... Read more
6d
WJXT Jacksonville
Two women injured in drive-by shootingJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Two women were injured in what Jacksonville police describ
Two women injured in drive-by shooting
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Two women were injured in what Jacksonville police describe as a drive-by shooting in Northwest Jacksonville Friday night. According to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, the two women were inside a home on Bunker Hill Blvd.... Read more
6d
The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville Journal: Community news in briefSixth-grader wins in Flagler to advance One more Northeast Florida student is
Jacksonville Journal: Community news in brief
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
Sixth-grader wins in Flagler to advance One more Northeast Florida student is headed to the Florida Times-Union Regional Spelling Bee at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at the Jacksonville Main Library’s Hicks Auditorium after winning his district’s... Read more
7d
The Jacksonville Daily News
Obtain property false pretense - Alina Kimberly Rising Posted Jan. 29, 2016 at 2:08 PM Alina Kimberly Rising, 22, of Banister Loop
Obtain property false pretense - Alina Kimberly Rising
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Posted Jan. 29, 2016 at 2:08 PM Alina Kimberly Rising, 22, of Banister Loop in Jacksonville was arrested Jan. 23 by the Jacksonville Police Department and charged with obtain property false... Read more
7d
The Jacksonville Daily News
Gary Robert Welker, Jr., 44, of Kingsbridge Road in Hubert was arrested Jan. 26 by the Jacksonville Po
Gary Robert Welker, Jr.
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
, 44, of Kingsbridge Road in Hubert was arrested Jan. 26 by the Jacksonville Police Department and charged with possession with intent to manufacture/sell/deliver a schedule VI controlled substance and manufacture schedule VI... Read more
7d
The Florida Times-Union
Coffee with a Cop kicks off early Wednesday at an Arlington McDonaldsGrab a cup and some conversation with a Jacksonville police officer as “Coffee
Coffee with a Cop kicks off early Wednesday at an Arlington McDonalds
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
Grab a cup and some conversation with a Jacksonville police officer as “Coffee with a Cop” is held from 7 to 9 a.m. on Wednesday at the McDonalds at 13217 Atlantic Blvd. Officers from Arlington’s Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office Zone 2 substation at... Read more
7d
The Jacksonville Daily News
Homeless count serves dual purposeTo find any solution, a problem must first be identified. That’s the focus of t
Homeless count serves dual purpose
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
To find any solution, a problem must first be identified. That’s the focus of the homeless Point in Time (PIT) Count each January.Community groups and volunteers canvassed Onslow County Wednesday and Thursday to find those who are currently... Read more
8d
The Florida Times-Union
Ron Littlepage: Curry's off to good start in winning over the Tallahassee crowdMayor Lenny Curry has had a good week in Tallahassee pushing his plan to save J
Ron Littlepage: Curry's off to good start in winning over the Tallahassee crowd
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
Mayor Lenny Curry has had a good week in Tallahassee pushing his plan to save Jacksonville’s budget from ruin by finally solving the city’s pension crisis. It gets the attention of legislators when Curry throws out shocking numbers like these as he... Read more
4 related stories
8d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Two more jailed over kidnapping, robbery of friendJacksonville police arrested two men Tuesday on accusations that they abducted,
Two more jailed over kidnapping, robbery of friend
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Jacksonville police arrested two men Tuesday on accusations that they abducted, beat and robbed a childhood friend last week. Braden Alexander Newman, 18, and Thomas Allen Zapata Jr., 20, were charged with aggravated robbery, aggravated assault and... Read more
8d
The Florida Times-Union
22-old found dead in car early Thursday in Jacksonville was likely drive-by victimA 22-year-old man found dead in a car early Thursday was a victim in an apparen
22-old found dead in car early Thursday in Jacksonville was likely drive-by victim
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
A 22-year-old man found dead in a car early Thursday was a victim in an apparent drive-by shooting, according to Jacksonville police. The man, whose identity has not been released, was found in the car in the 3500 block of Henrietta Street shortly... Read more
3 related stories
8d
WJXT Jacksonville
Man killed in NW Jax drive-by shootingJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Police are searching for the gunman who shot and killed a
Man killed in NW Jax drive-by shooting
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Police are searching for the gunman who shot and killed a man in his car in Northwest Jacksonville. Police were called to 3500 Henrietta Street- not far from where the 20th street expressway turns into US-1. Police are saying... Read more
10d
The Jacksonville Daily News
Identity theft - Robin Kay HudsonRobin Kay Hudson, 37, of Bluetop Road in Jacksonville was charged Jan. 20 by Ja
Identity theft - Robin Kay Hudson
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Robin Kay Hudson, 37, of Bluetop Road in Jacksonville was charged Jan. 20 by Jacksonville Police Department with identity theft and giving fictitious information to an officer.Hudson is accused of using a false driver’s license and giving a false... Read more
10d
The Jacksonville Daily News
Theft - Jacob Lee DavisJacob Lee Davis, 25, of Jay Circle in Jacksonville was charged Jan. 22 by Jacks
Theft - Jacob Lee Davis
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Jacob Lee Davis, 25, of Jay Circle in Jacksonville was charged Jan. 22 by Jacksonville Police Department with financial card theft.Davis is accused of taking a Navy Federal debit card and credit card, according to warrants.Bond was set at $2,0... Read more
10d
The Florida Times-Union
Man shot in pickup truck crashes into Jacksonville houseA man believed to be in his late 20s or early 30s is dead of a gunshot wound in
Man shot in pickup truck crashes into Jacksonville house
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 days ago
A man believed to be in his late 20s or early 30s is dead of a gunshot wound in Northwest Jacksonville, police said Tuesday morning. About 6 a.m. police responding to gunfire found the man in a pickup truck up against a house in the 1100 block of... Read more
10d
The Florida Times-Union
Northwest Jacksonville shooting leaves man dead Tuesday morningA man believed to be in his late 20s or early 30s is dead of a gunshot wound in
Northwest Jacksonville shooting leaves man dead Tuesday morning
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 days ago
A man believed to be in his late 20s or early 30s is dead of a gunshot wound in Northwest Jacksonville, police said Tuesday morning. About 6 a.m. police responding to gunfire found the man in a pickup truck up against a house in the 1100 block of... Read more
10d
The Jacksonville Daily News
Crime Stoppers' tips spur 28 arrests in connection to 92 felonies last year Posted Jan. 26, 2016 at 7:00 AM Posted Jan. 26, 2016 at 7:00 AM For Crime S
Crime Stoppers' tips spur 28 arrests in connection to 92 felonies last year
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Posted Jan. 26, 2016 at 7:00 AM Posted Jan. 26, 2016 at 7:00 AM For Crime Stoppers tipsters, it pays to report credible information of importance to law enforcement.But... Read more
11d
The Florida Times-Union
Law & Order: Driver of van ejected, critically hurtAn Ocala woman was critically injured when she was ejected from her van as it c
Law & Order: Driver of van ejected, critically hurt
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
An Ocala woman was critically injured when she was ejected from her van as it crashed in Clay County late Saturday, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Roslyn Boushee Henderson, 29, was taken to UF Health Jacksonville following the crash about 11:45... Read more
12d
The Jacksonville Daily News
Marquil Cooper, 23, of Twinwood Drive in Jacksonville was arrested Jan. 15 by Jacksonville Po
Marquil Cooper
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
, 23, of Twinwood Drive in Jacksonville was arrested Jan. 15 by Jacksonville Police Department and charged with possession with intent to manufacture, sell or deliver a Schedule 6 controlled substance, selling and delivering a Schedule... Read more
3 related stories
12d
The Jacksonville Daily News
Centahri Dawayne Thomas, 26, of Myrtlewood Circle in Jacksonville was arrested Jan. 15 by Jacksonville
Centahri Dawayne Thomas
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
, 26, of Myrtlewood Circle in Jacksonville was arrested Jan. 15 by Jacksonville Police Department and charged with possession with intent to manufacture, sell or deliver a Schedule 6 controlled substance, selling and delivering... Read more
3 related stories
12d
The Florida Times-Union
Hyde Park business struck by gunfireNo injuries were reported but at least four bullets fired from a semi-automatic
Hyde Park business struck by gunfire
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
No injuries were reported but at least four bullets fired from a semi-automatic rifle struck a Hyde Park business Sunday afternoon when gunfire erupted at a neighboring apartment complex, Jacksonville police said. A gunman wearing a camouflage... Read more
2 related stories
13d
The Jacksonville Daily News
Larceny - Bernard Willis TaylorBernard Willis Taylor, 46, of Gould Road in Jacksonville was arrested Jan. 14 b
Larceny - Bernard Willis Taylor
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
Bernard Willis Taylor, 46, of Gould Road in Jacksonville was arrested Jan. 14 by Jacksonville Police Department and charged with felony obtain property false pretense, misdemeanor larceny and misdemeanor possess stolen goods or property.Taylor is... Read more
13d
The Jacksonville Daily News
Telica Nichole Upshaw, 29, of Myrtlewood Circle in Jacksonville was arrested Jan. 15 by Jacksonville
Telica Nichole Upshaw
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
, 29, of Myrtlewood Circle in Jacksonville was arrested Jan. 15 by Jacksonville Police Department and charged with maintaining a vehicle, dwelling or place for a controlled substance.Upshaw is accused of maintaining a residence... Read more
3 related stories
13d
The Jacksonville Daily News
Forgery - Danielle LaxDanielle Lax, 24, of Pate Court in Camp Lejeune was arrested Jan. 11 by Jackson
Forgery - Danielle Lax
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
Danielle Lax, 24, of Pate Court in Camp Lejeune was arrested Jan. 11 by Jacksonville Police Department and charged with attempting to obtain a controlled substance by forgery or fraud.Lax is accused of trying to get 4mg Hydromorphone from Family Care... Read more
13d
The Jacksonville Daily News
Prince Hatchell, 30, of Hargett Street in Jacksonville was arrested Jan. 15 by Jacksonville Po
Prince Hatchell
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
, 30, of Hargett Street in Jacksonville was arrested Jan. 15 by Jacksonville Police Department and charged with selling cocaine, delivering cocaine, manufacturing cocaine, possession with intent to manufacture, sell or deliver cocaine,... Read more
3 related stories
13d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Principals recommended at 6 schools in new districtThe superintendent of the new Jacksonville/North Pulaski School District will a
Principals recommended at 6 schools in new district
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
The superintendent of the new Jacksonville/North Pulaski School District will ask the district's School Board on Monday to approve his selection of candidates for six principal positions and two district jobs. Superintendent Tony Wood recommends... Read more
14d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Police investigate shooting near high schoolJacksonville Police are investigating a shooting near Jacksonville School. Pol
Police investigate shooting near high school
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 14 days ago
Jacksonville Police are investigating a shooting near Jacksonville School. Police said a person was shot on the 1300 block of Decatur Road just after 1a.m. Wednesday. Officers said the victim was taken to Onslow Memorial Hospital and was later... Read more
14d
WJXT Jacksonville
Carjacking suspect shot by officerJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A 26-year-old man who used a simulated handgun to steal a
Carjacking suspect shot by officer
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 14 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A 26-year-old man who used a simulated handgun to steal a car during a drug transaction early Friday morning was later shot by a veteran Jacksonville police officer. Dwight Hastings was hospitalized after he was shot twice in... Read more
14d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Siblings arrested in fight, drug caseJacksonville police arrested a brother and sister involved in a street fight th
Siblings arrested in fight, drug case
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Jacksonville police arrested a brother and sister involved in a street fight that led to gunfire Wednesday, according to an arrest report. Officers were called at 4:22 p.m. to 209 Vine St., where the occupants of two vehicles had stopped to fight,... Read more
More

People in this news