Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Larry R. Ashley

Three Teens Charged in Armed Burglary

ARREST REPORTS Deputies with the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office nabbed three teens early this morning who indicated they had planned to stab, punch, and if needed kill someone, in order to steal jewelry and money during a burglary. An elderly resident on Miller...

School Violence Email Threat Investigation

A disturbing email threatening school violence in Okaloosa County was sent from a Northwest Florida man’s email account after someone hacked into his computer network using a server located in a foreign country. Okaloosa County Sheriff Larry Ashley says OCSO...

Threatening E-mail Update

THREATENING EMAIL UPDATE Investigators have made contact with a person of interest in connection with an email sent to several school personnel and media outlets threatening harm to Okaloosa school students. That individual is currently being interviewed....