Woman Who Threatened PCSO Sergeant Had An Extensive Criminal HistoryThe woman who threatened a Polk County Sheriff's Office patrol sergeant, November 11, and who was shot and killed as she advanced at the sergeant with a shovel, was 24-year-old Jessiram Hweih Rivera of Winter Haven. Rivera had an extensive arrest criminal history, including violent felonies, and including a previous battery on a law enforcement officer.
Savannah Man Sentenced For Illegally Possessing A Firearm A Chatham County man with a history of violent behavior has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for illegally possessing a firearm.
Alabama Man Sentenced For Impersonating A Federal Air MarshalJay Diamond, who has a criminal history with over 30 misdemeanor and traffic convictions, has been sentenced on two counts of false impersonation of a federal Air Marshal.
Five Teens Arrested For Stealing A Handgun In DavenportFive teenaged suspects from St. Petersburg have been apprehended by the Polk County Sheriff's Office minutes after stealing a Glock 9mm handgun from a vehicle in Davenport on Friday, June 25.
Valdosta Man Convicted With Federal Firearm ChargeA federal jury convicted a Valdosta resident with a lengthy violent criminal history today on a federal firearms charge.
Florida Woman Arrested In Deadly Hit-And-RunSuspect arrested in a deadly hit-and-run on Wednesday, May 26.
California Man Arrested In Florida For Not Registering As A Sex OffenderMan on the run from authorities caught after a tip was given to the Hernando County Sheriff's Office, on May 25, 2021.
Armed Career Criminal Sentenced To 15 Years For Possessing A Firearm And AmmunitionArmed Career Criminal Sentenced To 15 years for possessing a firearm and ammunition.