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Long before Officers Baker and Poncherello raced around southern California on the hit TV show of the 70s, Motorcycle cops were the subject of comic strips, jokes, and blockbuster movies. When you think of motorcycles officers (or motors as they are often referred to), you may picture a deputy hiding in the woods, waiting for an …

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    CLAY COUNTY RESIDENT ARRESTED FOR ARMED ROBBERY CLAY COUNTY, FL – Clay County Sheriff Michelle Cook announces the arrest of D’eareo Harris (18, Clay County). D’eareo was arrested on a warrant for armed robbery with a deadly weapon on October 20, 2022, and booked into the Clay County Jail. On September 23, 2022, investigators …

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From End to Beginning

How the story ends: Deep within the walls of the Clay County Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff Michelle Cook, flanked by more than a dozen law enforcement and fire rescue officials from multiple agencies (including Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody), addresses the media, “We are here today to highlight two different cases.  The first case involves a …

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Murky Waters

Across Florida, the scene has played out hundreds of times in recent history. A driver loses control of a car and careens into a retention pond. A suspect tosses a weapon off a bridge into a lake. A boater tragically falls into a river and fails to surface. When the water claims a victim or …

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