Clay County Sheriff’s Office

phone widget

Non-emergency

cellphone widget

#CCSO

News Releases

NEWS RELEASES

    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 …

Read More »

The Guards

They are many things to many people. To the driver in a rush, they are a hindrance. To the community in which they live and serve, they are the helpers. To the students that they protect, they are the heroes. These heroes do not wear a gun, carry the equipment of a sworn officer, or …

The Guards Read More »

Responders in hazmat suits walk a property during an investigation

Dozens of animals rescued from deplorable and inhumane conditions out of an Orange Park home

ORANGE PARK, FL – A multi-agency operation led to dozens of animals rescued from deplorable and inhumane conditions out of an Orange Park home. On Monday morning, Clay County Sheriff’s Office detectives served a search warrant at 246 Old Jennings Road. The warrant is the result of an investigation that started when CCSO deputies responded …

Dozens of animals rescued from deplorable and inhumane conditions out of an Orange Park home Read More »

Trucks, tents, and vehicles are lined up in response to Hurricane Ida

Clay County Incident Management Team Responds In A Time Of Need

Hurricane Ida made landfall in Louisiana as a Category 4 storm and left a path of destruction, ravaging communities. In the aftermath, an incident management team or “IMT” mobilized.   Led by John Ward from Clay County Emergency Management, the team consisted of first responders from the region who are specifically trained to help communities manage …

Clay County Incident Management Team Responds In A Time Of Need Read More »

News release graphic, words against a darkened background with a camera looking at a podium

Clay County Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested a juvenile for shooting a BB gun at two Clay County District Schools buses

MIDDLEBURG, FL — Clay County Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested a juvenile for shooting a BB gun at two Clay County District Schools buses. The CCSO immediately started the investigation Tuesday morning after the two buses were shot while on the way to pick up students for school. Luckily, no one was injured. Working with CCDS …

Clay County Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested a juvenile for shooting a BB gun at two Clay County District Schools buses Read More »

JP and a deputy in front of a patrol car

How the CCSO’s ‘station dog’ is more than just a welcome addition – he’s helping with mental health and wellbeing

A cry for help. A barricaded subject. A stolen vehicle recovery with a short pursuit. Complicated investigations. Uncooperative inmates. Extensive and detailed public records requests. That’s what members of the Clay County Sheriff’s Office handled over the course of several days. That’s not uncommon in law enforcement, though. In fact, it’s what CCSO’s members face …

How the CCSO’s ‘station dog’ is more than just a welcome addition – he’s helping with mental health and wellbeing Read More »

CCSO members standing in front of a Marine Unit boat

CCSO adds to its Marine Unit fleet thanks to a statewide program for law enforcement resources

GREEN COVE SPRINGS, FL – The Clay County Sheriff’s Office is adding more eyes to the county’s waterways thanks to a statewide program aimed to increase law enforcement resources. The agency increased its Marine Unit with a state-of-the-art boat, which allows for more deputies out on the waterways. The agency was able to acquire the …

CCSO adds to its Marine Unit fleet thanks to a statewide program for law enforcement resources Read More »