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Drug Probationer Re-Arrested On Drug Charges

Drug Probationer Re-Arrested On Drug Charges

On October 31st, 2017, the Bay County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Division, along with State Probation and Parole, served a search warrant at a residence in the city of Callaway. During the search, investigators found approximately four and a half ounces of powder cocaine, two pounds of marijuana, one ounce of crack cocaine, approximately eight […]

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By November 2, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Unlicensed Contractor Busted

Unlicensed Contractor Busted

The Bay County Sheriff’s Office announced today the arrest of a Baker man for charges relating to doing contracting work without a license. In August of 2017, a report was made to the BCSO pertaining to a couple who purchased a house in Callaway, and paid Timothy Simpler to complete renovations to the home. Simpler […]

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Southport Chop Shops Out Of Business

Southport Chop Shops Out Of Business

The Bay County Sheriff’s Office received numerous reports in October of stolen motorcycles in the Southport area. On October 20, 2017, responding to an anonymous tip, BCSO deputies went to a residence on Hamrick Road in Southport. The deputies could see a motorcycle within the residence and contacted the Criminal Investigations Division. Investigators responded to […]

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Former Assistant State Attorney Arrested

Former Assistant State Attorney Arrested

The Bay County Sheriff’s Office announced today the arrest of local attorney Greg Wilson. Wilson has been charged with one count of Introduction of Contraband into a Detention Facility and one count of Perjury. While working on an unrelated case, a Bay County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant discovered a possible inappropriate relationship between Wilson and an […]

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By October 25, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Spring Break Sexual Battery Suspect Arrested

Spring Break Sexual Battery Suspect Arrested

The Bay County Sheriff’s Office announced today the arrest of an Iowa man for charges relating to a sexual battery from March of 2017. On March 17, the Bay County Sheriff’s Office was alerted to a report being made in Dothan, Alabama of a sexual battery that occurred on Panama City Beach. The victim traveled […]

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By October 21, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Onlooker Arrested On Meth Charges

Onlooker Arrested On Meth Charges

On October 19, 2017, while Bay County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigators were working a homicide scene at the Coconut Grove Motel, Brandon Dame approached the crime scene and spoke with individuals nearby. Dame then walked away from the immediate scene but remained close by and began acting suspicious. Investigators spoke with Dame and got consent […]

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Traffic Stop Yields Meth, 2 Arrests

Traffic Stop Yields Meth, 2 Arrests

On October 19, 2017, members of the Bay County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Division, with assistance from Patrol deputies, conducted a traffic stop on two vehicles, a truck and a motorcycle that were following each other. A BCSO K9 alerted to the presence of narcotics within the truck. Upon searching the vehicle investigators found a […]

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Traffic Stop Results In Meth Charge

Traffic Stop Results In Meth Charge

On October 19, 2017, members of the Bay County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Division conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle driven by Leanari Woodruff. During the traffic stop a K9 alerted to narcotics within the vehicle. Upon searching the vehicle investigators found methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. On scene, Woodruff initially gave investigators a false […]

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By October 21, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
2 Arrested On Meth Charges

2 Arrested On Meth Charges

On October 19, 2017, undercover investigators with the Bay County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Division were engaged in a conversation with William Waits who was attempting to purchase methamphetamine. Investigators and Waits agreed upon an amount of methamphetamine, a price for the methamphetamine and a location to meet. Waits showed up to meet the investigators […]

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By October 21, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
BCSO Rifle Range Open To Hunters

BCSO Rifle Range Open To Hunters

The Bay County Sheriff’s Office will open their rifle range on Saturday, November 4th from 9 am until 1pm. This is to offer hunters the opportunity to sight-in their rifles. The range is located on South Campflowers Road and JD Nolin Road in Bayou George. 291 total views, 2 views today

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