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Five arrested in Navarre for smash and grabs

Five arrested in Navarre for smash and grabs

Five suspects were arrested Monday at a Navarre residence on allegations of more than 60 “smash and grab” style burglaries in Okaloosa County. Santa Rosa County Sheriff Bob Johnson held a joint press conference with Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office and Fort Walton Police Department Tuesday afternoon to discuss the collaborative investigation.   Read the full […]

Officer involved shooting

Officer involved shooting

A Fort Walton Beach police officer is on paid administrative leave after a shooting with his duty weapon.  A statement by the Fort Walton Beach police department says the officer responded to a repeat call for service in reference to a loud noise complaint.  When he arrived he made contact with the individual about the […]