An inmate already convicted of two prior murders was sentenced to death Nov. 15 in a third killing committed at Santa Rosa Correctional Institution in Milton. According to a State Attorney’s office press release, Rocky Ali Beamon, 41, was sentenced to death by First Judicial Circuit Judge Darlene Dickey in the courthouse in Pensacola.
Four inmates were found guilty Oct. 11 of attacking three Santa Rosa Correctional Institute officer on New Year’s Day, meaning potential prison sentences exceeding 100 years for two of the perpetrators. A Santa Rosa County Jury found Dukene Myrtil, Andre Williams, Markus Vincent and Johnslow Sauveur guilty of charges stemming from an attack on correctional […]
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. […]