New Members Join CCSO

On Wednesday, December 3, in a ceremony attended by family, friends and Sheriff’s Office personnel, Sheriff Mark Hunter swore in two new members. Ms. Mackenzie Guerra and Mr. Anson Johnson were sworn in as detention deputies. Detention Deputies Guerra and Johnson will be assigned to the Detention Division as detention officers. We wish them the…

Sheriff Hunter Promotes CCSO Members

On Thursday, November 20 in a ceremony attended by family, friends and Sheriff’s Office personnel, Sheriff Mark Hunter promoted three members of the Detention Division. Sergeant Holly Castagna was promoted to Lieutenant, Corporal Tocarra Gainer was promoted to Sergeant and Detention Deputy Ronnie Daniels was promoted to Corporal. Lt. Castagna will be the Security Lieutenant…

New Member Joins CCSO

On Wednesday, November 19, in a ceremony attended by family, friends and Sheriff’s Office personnel, Sheriff Mark Hunter swore in Ms. Evelyn Searcy as Detention Deputy. Detention Deputy Searcy will be assigned to the Detention Division as a detention officer. We wish her the very best in her new career.

CCSO Provides for Those in Need

On Thursday, November 19, members of the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office delivered food baskets to Catholic Charities as part of a holiday food drive. While there the Director of Catholic Charities, Suzanne Edward made them aware of an additional need in the community. Suzanne shared that there were children at a local school in need…

Sheriff Hunter Presents FSA Award

On Monday, November 17, Columbia County Sheriff Mark Hunter recognized a local resident for his service to the Florida Sheriff’s Association. In a ceremony attended by employees of the Sheriff’s Office, Mr. Tom Brown was presented with a Distinguished Service Award by Sheriff Hunter. Mr. Brown was recognized for his 35 years of contributing to…