Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Larry R. Ashley

Destin Teen Charged with August Shooting

YAWN ARREST REPORT A 17-year old Destin teen has been charged with shooting a passenger in another car August 21st around midnight near Airport Road and Twin Lakes Drive. The victim, 19- year old Tyjuan Lee, was struck in the head, but the bullet was removed his scalp...

Citizens Report Impaired and Reckless Driver

HEBERT ARREST REPORT A half dozen citizens alarmed by a reckless driver on Highway 98 Saturday afternoon wasted no time calling to report the dangerous motorist to law enforcement. A witness says the driver even hit a guardrail near Hurlburt Field. An Okaloosa County...

Sobriety Checkpoint Scheduled in FWB

The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting a Safety/DUI Check Point at 749 Beal Parkway in Fort Walton Beach this Friday, September 1st, between the hours of 10:00 P.M. and 1:00 A.M.  Motorists traveling in this area may be stopped and checked for...