Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams is asking for help identifying the Sunday night shooter of 7-year-old Tashawn Gallon.  


A 17-year-old charter school student was shot several times Thursday afternoon while walking on Lansdowne Drive in Arlington, according to Duval County School Board police.

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Recognizing that those on the First Coast may also be suffering emotionally following the mass school shooting in South Florida, local counseling is being offered.

Gloria Williams Pleads Guilty In 1998 Kidnapping Of Kamiyah Mobley

Feb 12, 2018

The woman accused of kidnapping a newborn girl from a Jacksonville hospital 20-years-ago and raising her as her own pleaded guilty Monday morning to charges of kidnapping and interference with custody.

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Jacksonville police say armed robbers appear to be targeting Hispanic victims.

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The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office Friday announced the seizure of more than $1 million worth of cocaine and heroin in the city.

A multi-state drug investigation is ongoing, with 11 suspects arrested and three still at large.

Former Pro Football Player Gunned Down In Jacksonville

Jan 9, 2018
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One of four men gunned down in 20 hours over the weekend in Jacksonville was a professional football player and former Arlington Country Day School standout, according to our News4Jax partner.

Body Found In Jacksonville Beach Identified As Missing Woman

Jan 4, 2018

The Duval County Medical Examiner's Office has identified a human body found along the Intracoastal Waterway over the weekend as that of a missing Jacksonville Beach woman.

Logan Mott Pleads Not Guilty In His Grandmother's Murder

Dec 18, 2017

A Neptune Beach teen pleaded not guilty Monday morning to a murder charge in the shooting and stabbing death of his grandmother.

Jacksonville Police: Man, Woman And Child Found Dead Were Apparently Homicide Victims

Dec 14, 2017

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is working the deaths of a mother, father and infant discovered in a burned out Woodland Acres home Tuesday as a triple homicide, authorities confirmed Thursday.

Baby, 2 Adults Found Dead In Woodland Acres Home

Dec 13, 2017

A baby, a man and a woman were found dead Tuesday night inside a Woodland Acres home after a Christmas tree caught fire, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said.

Man accused Of Planning Mosque Shooting Pleads Not Guilty

Dec 12, 2017

A man accused of planning a mass shooting at the Islamic Center of North East Florida pleaded not guilty Tuesday before a federal judge.


It was a violent Sunday night as the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office was called to four separate violent incidents, all within a few hours. 

Authorities: Man, 69, Planned Mass Shooting At Islamic Center In Jacksonville

Dec 4, 2017

A 69-year-old man whose East Arlington home was raided Friday night was planning a mass shooting at  the Islamic Center of North East Florida, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office and FBI announced Monday.

Soccer Coach Who Left Florida With Teen Won't Fight Return From N.Y.

Dec 4, 2017

A soccer coach who ran away with a 17-year-old  Columbia County student waived his extradition Monday morning in an upstate New York courtroom.