Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Larry R. Ashley

UPDATE: Florosa Area Shooting Under Investigation

The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting in West Okaloosa County Tuesday that injured a Fort Walton Beach man. Deputies responded to a business on Skylark Drive around 1:30 this afternoon after witnesses say a man, later identified as 26-year...

Florosa Area Shooting Under Investigation

The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that reportedly took place on Hilltop Road in west Okaloosa County around 1:30 this afternoon. The victim, a 26-year old Fort Walton Beach man, was taken by medical helicopter to Sacred Heart Hospital in...

Racketeering Suspect Marvin Wilkins Now in Custody

The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office has taken 37-year old Marvin Wilkins into custody. Wilkins was located by members of the Fugitive Warrants Unit around 9:15 a.m. this morning near the Brooks Bridge on Okaloosa Island. Wilkins had active warrants for racketeering...