1 Murdered, 1 Wounded in Fountain Shooting

1 Murdered, 1 Wounded in Fountain Shooting

The Bay County Sheriff’s Office responded to a home on Owenwood Road this afternoon at about 2:46 after a man went to the BCSO Northend Substation on Hwy 20 and 231 stating he had gone to visit a friend in Fountain and discovered her deceased inside her Owenwood home. Deputies found the woman deceased inside […]

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By February 20, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Beware Of IRS Scam.

Beware Of IRS Scam.

The Bay County Sheriff’s Office issued a Scam Alert today to warn residents of IRS scams. As we moving into tax season, IRS related scams normally increase. The IRS will not make contact by phone and demand payment without offering opportunity to question or appeal the amount owed. The IRS will not require payment for […]

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By January 25, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Suspect In January 21 Shooting Arrested

Suspect In January 21 Shooting Arrested

The Bay County Sheriff’s Office made an arrest today in the shooting which occurred January 21, 2016, in the Shadow Bay subdivision in Callaway. Not one was injured in the shooting. The shooting took place at about 9:35 when the homeowner reported shattered glass in his living room after hearing two loud gunshots. Two 12 […]

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By January 25, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Know this Credit Card Thief?

Know this Credit Card Thief?

The Bay County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect that used a stolen credit card to purchase items in Bay County. On Monday, January 4, 2016, a local man discovered that someone had intercepted his credit card in the mail. The card was then used to conduct multiple transactions […]

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By January 25, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
2 New K-9’s Join the Sheriff’s Office

2 New K-9’s Join the Sheriff’s Office

The Bay County Sheriff’s Office recently added two new K9 Officers to the K9 Unit. Both dogs are about a year and a half old and are dual purpose Drug Detection and Patrol certified. K9 Loki is a Belgian Malinois and K9 Lycan is a German Shepherd/Malinois mix. Both dogs are a welcome addition to […]

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By January 25, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Two Drive By Shootings In Panama City

Two Drive By Shootings In Panama City

The Bay County Sheriff’s Office responded to two drive-by shootings yesterday, January 21, 2016, and is asking for the assistance of the public to locate a vehicle believed used by the suspects in one of the shootings. At approximately 7:30 pm yesterday, BCSO deputies responded to a home on Stacey Drive, Panama City, after a […]

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By January 22, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
That Dog ‘ll Hunt

That Dog ‘ll Hunt

Some of my huntin’ buddies and I really live for being out in a wet patch of woods in the middle of a cool night and hearing the not-so-distant sounds of our coon hounds when they open up on a hot trail. There’s just something about those hounds’ voices that sounds both pleasing and eerie […]

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By January 7, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
2 Traffic Stops Result In 3 Drug Arrests

2 Traffic Stops Result In 3 Drug Arrests

The Bay County Sheriff’s Office executed two traffic stops yesterday that resulted in the arrest of three local men and the seizure of numerous illegal narcotics, including ten grams of heroin. The first traffic stop occurred at 4:30 pm in the 2000 block of W. 21 st Street. When a K9 dog alerted to the […]

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By January 7, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Several Apalachicola Roads Closed Due To Heavy Rain

Several Apalachicola Roads Closed Due To Heavy Rain

Due to recent rainfall, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has temporarily closed several roads located within the Apalachicola River Wildlife and Environmental Area (ARWEA). The closure includes all of the Saul Creek Unit, Bloody Unit, and portions of the Quinn and Doyle Creek Tracts. Butcher Pen Landing, Gardner Landing, Bloody Bluff Landing […]

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By December 30, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
UPDATE:  Baby Found Stuffed In Suitcase Dead

UPDATE: Baby Found Stuffed In Suitcase Dead

Read the Initial Responding Officers Report Here Bay County Sheriff Frank McKeithen held a press conference today to release additional information on the arrest of Egypt Moneeck Robinson, age 27, for the homicide of her three year old son. On December 29, 2015, after Robinson’s friend alerted the Callaway Fire Department that he was concerned about […]

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By December 29, 2015 0 Comments Read More →