Man’s Arrest launches Fraud Investigation

On Monday, September 16, 2013, Jerami Robinson was arrested by the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office on Fraud and Theft charges. An investigation was initiated after management of Anderson Columbia notified the Sheriff’s Office that they were seeing inconsistencies in the companies’ invoices. An inquiry by staff of Anderson Columbia showed items ordered by IT Manager…

New Member Joins CCSO

On Wednesday, October 2, 2013, Mr. Scott Krueger officially joined the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office. In a ceremony attended by co-workers, Sheriff Mark Hunter provided Mr. Krueger with the Oath of Office, making him an official member of the Sheriff’s Office. Mr. Krueger became a member of the Citizen Support Unit. We would like to…

New Member Joins CCSO

On Friday, September 13, 2013, Mrs. Gayle Rains officially joined the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office. In a ceremony attended by family and co-workers, Sheriff Mark Hunter provided Mrs. Rains with the Oath of Office, making her an official member of the Sheriff’s Office. Mrs. Rains is a civilian employee and will be assigned as a…

Gratitude for Service

On September 12, 2013, the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office was presented with a plaque by Danny Murray of Columbia County Cycles for its support of the All Gave Some, Some Gave All Ride to benefit the American Legion Post 57 Service Officer’s Fund. Along with the plaque, a letter was presented as well, stating the…

Safety Patrol Pinning Ceremony

On September 5, 2013, members of the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office and Lake City Police Department showed their support in the annual Eastside Elementary Safety Patrol Pinning Ceremony. During the ceremony, Capt. Wingate of the Sheriff’s Office and Chief Gilmore of the Lake City Police Department took turns pinning the newly appointed Safety Patrol Member…