Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Larry R. Ashley

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....

OCSO Investigating Email Threat

The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office has launched an investigation into an email sent to various Northwest Florida media outlets and several Okaloosa School District employees by an individual threatening to harm a student or students in the near future. The first...