Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Larry R. Ashley

Employees Save Five Year Old From Drowning

Heroic actions by employees at Destin’s Holiday Beach Resort this morning saved the life of a five year old child. The boy had been found floating face down in the pool around 10:30 a.m. He was not breathing when he was first spotted, however two employees who began...

Search Continues for Wanted Felon

A man wanted in connection with several recent car thefts and burglaries is still on the run today after a widespread search by the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office, assisted by the Walton County Sheriff’s Office, Okaloosa Correctional Institution K9s and Florida Fish...

OCSO Safety DUI Checkpoint Planned in Crestview

The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting a safety DUI Checkpoint this Friday, May 12th, in Crestview. It will take place at 5155 S. Ferdon Boulevard from 10 p.m. to one a.m. Short traffic delays are possible. We regret any inconvenience the Check Point...