bomb threat

Inmate guilty of sending bomb threat

Inmate guilty of sending bomb threat

Santa Rosa Correctional Institution inmate Craig T. Pope, 29, faces life in prison after he allegedly threatened to blow up a county courthouse. Pope pleaded guilty Friday in the U.S. District Court in Pensacola to mailing threatening communications and threatened use of a weapon of mass destruction. The guilty plea was announced by Christopher P. […]

Navarre High student arrested for bomb threat

Navarre High student arrested for bomb threat

Two Santa Rosa County students are facing bomb threat charges for two separate threats at Navarre High School and King Middle School. Thursday, school resource officers with the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office investigated an allegation involving a student at Navarre High School according to a sheriff’s office press release. This student utilized Instagram to […]

Bomb threat at courthouse

Bomb threat at courthouse

Dozens of defendants, plaintiffs and attorneys exited the Santa Rosa County Courthouse Thursday morning after a bomb threat. Sheriffs deputies began evacuating the building about 9:30 without explanation–telling people the courthouse won’t be open until at least 2 p.m. Sheriffs Department Capt. Blevin Davis told the Navarre Press, “We had a bomb threat. We are […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for Nov. 1

Five Things to Know in Florida for Nov. 1

BIEBER SETTLES LAWSUIT THAT BROUGHT JUDGE’S ARREST THREAT Miami attorney Mark DiCowden said Monday in an email that photographer Manuel Munoz’s lawsuit against Bieber was resolved. Terms of the settlement are confidential. A judge last month ordered Bieber to sit down for a deposition or be arrested and brought to court after DiCowden contended that […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for Sept. 15

Five Things to Know in Florida for Sept. 15

REPORT: WOMAN MADE BOMB THREAT TO HALT MAN’S URINE TEST Winter Haven police say 31-year-old Deniz Martinez called 911 on Tuesday, saying a man outside the office was going to “blow the building up.” Investigators determined the cellphone number belonged to Martinez, who drove 38-year-old boyfriend Jason Drake to the office earlier Tuesday. Officials say […]

Hurlburt gate reopened after bomb scare

Hurlburt gate reopened after bomb scare

Emergency response personnel from Hurlburt Field and the Okaloosa Sheriff’s Office responded Jan. 15 to Hurlburt Field following a bomb scare. Officials said a suspicious package was left near the base’s front gate at about noon, causing Hurlburt to take precautionary measures. A cordon was established around the suspicious package. The front gate and a portion of […]