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Media Advisory 2020-022: Media Advisory – covid-19

For Immediate Release: Today’s Date:  March 20, 2020  Prepared by:    PIO Sgt. Frank Kinsey Release #: 2020-022       Media Advisory:  Effective immediately: Sheriff Sadie Darnell is mandating staff work from home or remotely rather than working in their offices, where applicable, until further notice. The Sheriff believes it is extremely important that all employees take COVID-19Continue reading Media Advisory 2020-022: Media Advisory – covid-19

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Media Advisory 2020-020: Media Advisory – covid-19

For Immediate Release: Today’s Date:  March 17, 2020 Prepared by:  PIO Sgt. Frank Kinsey Following the State of Emergency issued in response to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Florida and the United States, the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office has suspended several functions to support the statewide initiative of “Physical Distancing”.  Effective immediately (March 17, 2020)Continue reading Media Advisory 2020-020: Media Advisory – covid-19

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Media Advisory 2020-016: Media Advisory – Hawthorne Shooting

For Immediate Release: Today’s Date:  March 8, 2020 Prepared by:  PIO Sgt. Frank Kinsey Around 11 p.m., on Saturday, March 7th, the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of 7400 SE 225th Way regarding a noise complaint regarding loud car stereos in the area.  Deputies arrived on scene to find a “block party”Continue reading Media Advisory 2020-016: Media Advisory – Hawthorne Shooting

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Media Advisory 2020-015: Media Advisory – Missing/Endangered woman

For Immediate Release: Today’s Date:  March 7, 2020 Prepared by:  PIO Sgt. Frank Kinsey The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office has listed Karen Arlene Delgado as a Missing/Endangered Adult.  Ms. Delgado was last seen on March 7th, 2020 at Terrys Automotive at approximately 8:30AM. Ms. Delgado is a 76-year-old (3/2/1944) W/F, stands 5’0” tall and weighingContinue reading Media Advisory 2020-015: Media Advisory – Missing/Endangered woman

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Media Advisory 2019-038: Silver Alert Issued for Missing Alachua Man

For Immediate Release: Today’s Date:  October 9, 2019 Prepared by:  PIO Art Forgey The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Silver Alert in reference to Mr. Bobbie Jean Vlacos.  Mr. Viacos was last seen in the High Springs area around 11:00 p.m., on Tuesday, October 8th.     Mr. Vlacos is a 77-year-old white male,Continue reading Media Advisory 2019-038: Silver Alert Issued for Missing Alachua Man