Lindsey Kilbride / WJCT News

Jacksonville City Council President Aaron Bowman held a meeting Monday to start assembling a task force to address public safety and crime.

Owners Of St. Johns Town Center's Sushi House Plead Guilty To Immigration Violations

Oct 4, 2018
Jacksonville Daily Record

The owners of a restaurant at St. Johns Town Center have pleaded guilty in federal court to violations of immigration law.

Westside High Student Critically Injured in Jacksonville Shooting

Sep 19, 2018

A student from Westside High School was shot Wednesday morning while walking to his bus stop. A school bus driver rushed him to a nearby fire station, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Via News Service of Florida

A former Florida State University student convicted of fatally shooting another student in 2011 during a fraternity party is taking an appeal to the state Supreme Court.

JSO Arrests Corrections Officer Accused Of Sexual Cyber Harassment

Sep 11, 2018

A 27-year-old Jacksonville Sheriff's Office corrections officer has been charged with sexual cyber harassment after police said he posted a dirty photo of his ex-girlfriend on Instagram.

Samantha Melamed/ / Via Associated Press

Inmates across America are on strike- inside their prisons - demanding an end to what they say is torture and abuse.

Operation DUVAL Sting Nets 17 Men Accused Of Trying To Have Sex With Children

Sep 4, 2018
News4Jax / Via Jacksonville Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Mike Williams announced Tuesday the arrests of 17 men accused of soliciting underage girls and boys to arrange to meet in Jacksonville for sex. Two more arrests are pending.

Hundreds Come Together To Pray At Jacksonville Landing Vigil

Aug 30, 2018

Hundreds gathered Wednesday evening in the center of the Jacksonville Landing to sing hymns and hear powerful prayers at for vigil reflecting on those slain and wounded in a mass shooting at the downtown mall three days ago.

Morgan and Morgan

The Morgan and Morgan law firm on Tuesday announced it's planning to file a suit this week on behalf of several victims harmed in the Jacksonville Landing shooting on Sunday.

High School Football Games Rescheduled After Triple Shooting After Raines Game

Aug 28, 2018

Duval County Public Schools will be changing the dates and times of about a dozen high-profile high school football games in the wake of Friday night's triple shooting after a football game at Raines High School.

Quan McWil / WJCT News

“He is always 18,” said Latasha Hobbs as she remembered her son Maurice who was gunned down last year just two days after his birthday.

City Of Jacksonville Gets Permit For 'Crime Gun Intelligence Center'

Aug 27, 2018
Google Streetview

Jacksonville soon will have a high-tech firearm forensics facility.

Mass Jacksonville Landing Shooting Captured On Livestream Video

Aug 26, 2018
Michelle Corum / WJCT News

A video game live-stream service called Twitch captured what sounded like gunshots and screams in the background of game play during a “Madden NFL” video game tournament at GLHF Game Bar inside the Jacksonville Landing.

Gunman Is Among 3 Dead In Mass Shooting At Jacksonville Landing

Aug 26, 2018
Lindsey Kilbride / WJCT News

A gunman from Baltimore is among three people dead after a mass shooting Sunday afternoon at a video game tournament at the Jacksonville Landing, Sheriff Mike Williams announced.


Former Jacksonville Jaguars safety Marlon McCree has been arrested in connection with a fraud scheme totaling nearly $78,000.