School Resource Deputies Receive Special Award

The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Unit received special recognition earlier today. Each year, the sheriff’s office sends resource deputies to the annual Florida Association of School Resource Officers (FASRO) conference. This year, the conference was held in Orlando. Every year, one agency is selected as the agency of the year after a FASRO…

MEDIA RELEASE-2 ARRESTED IN OVERDOSE DEATH

After a nearly year-long investigation, two Columbia County residents were arrested for homicide resulting from their involvement in an overdose death. On August 14, 2020, deputies responded to a residence in Columbia County for a female who was unresponsive. The female was transported to the hospital where she was pronounced deceased. Preliminary investigation revealed signs…

New Employee Sworn In

On Wednesday July 21, 2021, Sheriff Hunter conducted a swearing in ceremony at CCSO Operations. Tammy Bullock was sworn in as a detention officer. The ceremony was attended by friends and CCSO personnel. Please join us in welcoming Detention Officer Bullock to our team!

Corporal Conger Receives Award

On Thursday July 15, 2021, Corporal Richard Conger was recognized by the Florida Narcotic Officers’ Association. Conger received the Region II “Officer of the Year” award for his accomplishments while serving on the Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force. The ceremony was held in Orlando and was attended by Sheriff Hunter, and other members of the Sheriff’s…