Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Larry R. Ashley

News Releases

OCSO Armed Robbery Now in Custody

WINGATE ARREST REPORT A man wanted in connection with an armed robbery last July is now in custody after being spotted by an Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office deputy during a traffic stop. 22-year old Dion Latwon Wingate of Green Acres Boulevard was a passenger in a...

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OCSO Investigating Inmate Death at Jail

The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an in-custody death of an inmate at the jail in Crestview early this morning. 31-year old Nathaniel Harrison Edwards of 11 Hardie Lane had been arrested shortly after midnight by the Fort Walton Beach Police...

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FWB Woman Killed in Destin Rollover Crash

The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal rollover traffic accident that took place around 12:45 a.m. this morning in Destin. 25-year old Jane Bartleson of Gerold Street in Fort Walton Beach died after her 2007 Chevy Equinox flipped as she was...

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