Silver Alert

Silver Alert remains valuable tool in locating vulnerable elders

Silver Alert remains valuable tool in locating vulnerable elders

Nearly 2,100 alerts have been issued by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement since the Florida Silver Alert program went into place in 2008. In that time, it has been directly responsible for the recovery of 219 people. Silver Alert has been critical in a state like Florida where more than 4.3 million people ages […]

Silver Alert program vital to locating missing seniors

Silver Alert program vital to locating missing seniors

Driving along a highway on any given day, the signs above the road may flash the words Silver Alert followed by a vehicle description and the license tag number. The Florida Silver Alert Plan was established in 2008 and made into a law by the Florida Legislature in 2011. Its purpose is to help law […]

FOUND: Silver Alert: Missing and endangered

FOUND:  Silver Alert:  Missing and endangered

UPDATE:  Daniel James Laughlin has been located — The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Silver Alert for a man they believe is missing and endangered. Daniel James Laughlin, age 56, was last seen at his residence on Vandivere Drive in Navarre on July 23 at approximately 9:30 p.m.  He was last known […]

New crime-fighting tool makes debut

New crime-fighting tool makes debut

The Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Office has a new crime-fighting and alert system that has been deployed to all three Super Wal-Marts in Santa Rosa County, including the Gulf Breeze and Navarre locations. Read the full article in the Feb. 18 issue of Navarre Press. Click HERE to subscribe for as little as $38 per year.