Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Larry R. Ashley

OCSO Investigating Destin Bank Robbery

The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a bank robbery that took place around 10:30 AM this morning at the Hancock Bank located at 14075 Emerald Coast Parkway in Destin. Investigators say a black male, approximately 5’6″ tall, with a thin...

Teens Try to Escape After Crashing Stolen Car

ARREST REPORTS A Mary Esther teen says he paid a man $40 worth of crack for a stolen car that he crashed in Fort Walton Beach Thursday night. 15-year old Jaurice Williams of Shrewsbury Road, and 18-year old Andrew Smedley of Lovejoy Road, were in a black Nissan Xterra...

Three Cars Stolen With Keys Left Inside

The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s office is investigating multiple car thefts this week that all involved keys left inside the vehicles. A white Chevy Suburban was taken September 12th from a home on Solimar Way in Mary Esther. The owner says the keys were either in the...