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Posted on: October 9, 2019

SHOOTING SUSPECT CAPTURED

Ishmeal Hodges - Captured

Troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol, who were serving a warrant on an unrelated case, took Ishmeal Stevie Hodges into custody in Jackson County earlier today.  According to investigators, Hodges was reluctant to surrender, but did eventually...

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City Marshal/Police
Posted on: October 3, 2019

WHEN TO STOP FOR A SCHOOL BUS

School Bus

DeFuniak Springs Police recently received complaints that motorists were running school bus stop signs on U.S. Highway 90.  According to Florida law, motorists must stop for school buses when they are stopped with stop lights flashing.  ...

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City Marshal/Police
Posted on: September 28, 2019

SHOOTING SUSPECT SOUGHT

Ishmeal Hodges

DeFuniak Springs Police need the public’s help in finding a man wanted for shooting at others.  Officers responded to the area of Will Kelly Avenue around 5:20 p.m. on September 18th in reference to shots fired.  Based on eye w...

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City Marshal/Police
Posted on: July 22, 2019

CENSUS WORKERS MAY BE KNOCKING

Census Bureau IDs

It’s that time again, you know Census Time.  The Federal Census Bureau will begin sending employees door to door starting August 4, 2019 and concluding on October 11, 2019.  Workers will be identifiable with a photo ID card and...

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City Marshal/Police