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June 23, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (June 23, 2017) - The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is currently searching for Waverly Northington. Sometime between 12:00 a.m. and 2:45 a.m. on Friday, June 23, 2017 Mr. Worthington left a residence in the 8200 block of Halls Hammock Court. He has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. He was reported missing at 1:38 p.m. to police. An extensive search has been conducted and we have not been able to locate him. Mr. Northington does not have a vehicle and we believe he is on foot.
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June 21, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (June 21, 2017) - The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is currently searching for suspect Anthony Finch in reference to a recent murder investigation. He has an outstanding warrant for Murder and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon. He is considered armed and dangerous
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June 21, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (June 21, 2017) - At approximately 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 a Chinese Food delivery driver was given a delivery order for a residence on W. Arancio Drive on the Westside of Jacksonville. When the driver arrived he parked his vehicle in the driveway in front of the house and proceeded to the front door of the residence with the food.

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June 19, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (June 19, 2017) - The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office held a news conference today in reference to an arrest in a murder case from 2016.
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June 19, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (June 19, 2017) - The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is currently working an incident involving three escaped inmates from a Florida Department of Juvenile Justice facility on Lannie Road. Police received notification around 11:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 18, 2017 from the facility that the three inmates listed below escaped and had battered staff members. Police responded and an immediate search was conducted with JSO K9 however the inmates have not been located. It has been determined this was a planned escape. The three inmates were able to overpower staff members and take their keys. The inmates opened a secure door, fled the facility, jumped a fence, and left on foot.
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June 16, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (June 16, 2017) - Between May 18, 2017 and June 16, 2017 four bank robberies have been reported in the Jacksonville area that appear to be related. In each incident, the suspect enters the business wearing a hat and sunglasses. The suspect approaches the teller, produces a black semi-automatic handgun and makes demands for money. Once the suspect receives the money, he flees the area on foot.
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June 15, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (June 15, 2017) - Jacksonville Sheriff's Office Director of Services Tony Davis represented the agency at a community meeting about Police Body Worn Cameras on Thursday, June 15, 2017. The agency was invited by Bishop Lorenzo Hall, Sr. of El-Beth-El Development Center as the congregation hosted elected leaders, civic and religious leaders, and citizens to discuss the status of the program and the upcoming technical pilot.

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June 14, 2017
Updated Friday, June 16, 2017; Originally Posted Wednesday, June 14, 2017

JACKSONVILLE, FL (June 14, 2017) - This Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 8 p.m., WJCT Television will be airing a segment on Hometown, about Jacksonville's 9-1-1 Communication Center. This is a behind the scenes mini documentary that takes a look at the hard work of these very dedicated civilians.

If you're interested in a career as an Emergency Communications Officer (civilian) please click here to learn more and to apply.

To watch the video on HometownWJCT's YouTube Channel please click here.
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June 13, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (June 13, 2017) - The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office held a news conference today in reference to a murder investigation leading to an arrest.

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June 12, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (June 12, 2017) - In an effort to be more centrally located to the activities in the downtown footprint the Zone 1 Bike Unit, which works all major events in the sports and entertainment district, is relocating their “office” to The Jacksonville Landing effective Monday, June 12, 2017.
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