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December 14, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (December 14, 2017) - Sheriff Mike Williams hosted the December 2017 Meritorious Awards Ceremony on Thursday, December 14, 2017 in the Police Memorial Building's Assembly Hall.
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December 13, 2017
Duval, Clay and St. Johns Sheriff’s deputies distribute $100 gift cards to hundreds of lucky citizens

News Release Written by: Susan Datz Edelman, VP, Strategic Communications for The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida

JACKSONVILLE, FL (December 13, 2017) - #904Secret Santa, the brainchild of two anonymous philanthropists, returned for the third year today as local law enforcement gave out $50,000 worth of gift cards in one day to unsuspecting citizens in Duval, Clay and St. Johns counties. Acting on behalf of the donors, the officers made 500 recipients very happy with much-appreciated holiday spending money in the form of $100 VISA gift cards.
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December 13, 2017
Annual Senior Holiday Project A Huge Success

JACKSONVILLE, FL (December 13, 2017) - Every year for the past 25 years the Jacksonville Bar Association’s members have delivered holiday presents to seniors in Jacksonville. Called the Senior Holiday Project, the Bar Association worked with Aging True, Inc. to identify Jacksonville senior citizens in need of sweaters, jackets, slippers, caps, etc. and elicited members help to donate the presents and hand deliver them to the elders. The members responded enthusiastically!
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December 12, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (December 12, 2017) - The holiday season brings a lot of excitement, but is also a time to be extra careful. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office would like to remind you of some simple precautions to help you enjoy the holidays.

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is proud to bring you "The 12 Days of Holiday Safety":
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December 11, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (December 11, 2017) - The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office will be one of seven “extra-large agencies” in the United States to receive one-time grant money in the amount of $997,956.00 from the U.S. Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Administration to procure body worn cameras for police, next year.
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December 08, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (December 8, 2017) - The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office seeks the identity of an armed robbery suspect believed to have hit several locations.
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December 08, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (December 8, 2017) - On Thursday, December 7, 2017, 14 participants of JSO's Fall 2017 Citizen's Police Academy graduated from the program.
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December 07, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (December 7, 2017) - Our partners at FDOT are as excited about the Jaguars upcoming home games as we all are! In a letter to a concerned citizen, they explain that their project to improve our roadways (specifically the Hart Bridge) will not interfere with traffic into downtown on Sunday, December 10 or Sunday, December 17. In a letter to a concerned citizen they said:
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December 06, 2017
JACKSONVILLE, FL (December 6, 2017) - Statement from Sheriff Mike Williams.

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December 05, 2017
Reservists Celebrate at Annual Event

JACKSONVILLE, FL (December 5, 2017) - On Sunday, December 3, 2017, JSO Reserve Officers gathered for the unit’s annual holiday party and to honor two of their own.

Reserve Officers are members of the community who volunteer their time to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. These individuals receive training similar to full-time officers and work alongside them in every aspect of the Sheriff’s Office operations.  Currently there are 88 members in the unit and collectively they have volunteered 34,500 hours of service so far this year.
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