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Person killed, firefighter injured in fire

Jacksonville Fire Rescue says a person who was inside a burning home on West 27th Street in northwest Jacksonville died and a firefighter was injured in a fire early Sunday morning.

Published: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 15:29:48 GMT

Man shot in face in East Arlington

A man was shot in the face in East Arlington late Saturday night, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Published: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:51:20 GMT

Boy raises $1 million for friend's liver disease

An 8-year-old boy’s dream to raise $1 million to help find a cure for his best friend’s liver disease became a reality this week when sales from his book “Chocolate Bar” reached the significant milestone.

Published: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:00:00 GMT

Man shot in foot hospitalized

Police are investigating an apparent drive-by shooting Saturday evening on Jacksonville's northside.

Published: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 05:32:18 GMT

JSO: Corrections officer arrested for DUI

A corrections officer is being investigated after he was arrested for driving under the influence, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Published: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 04:20:00 GMT

Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash

A pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run crash early Saturday morning in the Ortega area.

Published: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:56:00 GMT

2 in custody after shooting on Northside

Jacksonville police are investigating after a shooting Saturday evening on the Northside.

Published: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 01:11:36 GMT

Deputies investigate suspicious man at CVS

The Clay County Sheriff's Office is investigating the report of a suspicious man seen at CVS in Fleming Island.

Published: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:41:26 GMT

Service held for teen killed at bus stop

Someone shot and killed Devron Crowden on Dec. 10 as he waited at the bus stop. There have been no arrests. Two local pastors came together Saturday to send a powerful and emotional message in an unconventional way.

Published: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:10:37 GMT

Woman arrested on DUI charges after leaving the scene

Police say woman was involved in an accident and said she's pay for damages if police weren't called. When she met the party later to pay for the damages police pulled her over.

Published: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 16:23:36 GMT

2 men hurt in shooting on Westside

One man is in critical condition and another man is in stable condition after a shooting Friday night on the Westside.

Published: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:03:01 GMT

One killed in shooting on Southside

A man was found shot to death in the parking lot of the Mathews Crossing Apartments on the Southside late Friday night.

Published: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 13:41:34 GMT

Staples data breach bigger than expected

Staples released a statement Friday saying cyber criminals may have compromised 1.2 million customer cards. 

Published: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 13:08:06 GMT

SCOTUS won't stop gay marriages in Florida

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday refused to block gay marriages in Florida, the latest of about three dozen states allowing same-sex weddings.

Published: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 12:20:00 GMT

Sex offender could face confinement

A local registered sex offender may be the first to be held under new laws enacted by the Legislature in response to the murder of 8-year-old Cherish Perrywinkle.

Published: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 03:58:29 GMT

Help sought in finding missing man

A Jacksonville family is asking for the community's help to bring their loved one back home. Family members said 28-year-old Douglas Swanson was last seen leaving a Christmas party.

Published: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 03:47:01 GMT

Man hospitalized in drive-by shooting

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating a drive-by shooting that happened Friday night in Arlington.

Published: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 03:05:10 GMT

Man killed crossing road in Arlington

A man was hit and killed in Arlington late Thursday night.  Witnesses stated he was looking down at his phone while crossing the street, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Published: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:21:23 GMT

Dispatcher praised for FSU shooting response

Saturday will mark one month since a gunman opened fire in Florida State’s library. The officers who killed that gunman were cleared and celebrated by a grand jury this week, but the woman taking panicked phone calls is also being called a hero.

Published: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:16:26 GMT

Missing woman possibly with sex offender

The family of a 57-year old St. Johns County woman reported her missing to the Sheriff’s Office Thursday afternoon. She was last known residing with a registered sex offender, who is also missing and wanted for removing his court-ordered ankle monitor.

Published: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:14:03 GMT