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Jacksonville police investigating shooting near school in Arlington neighborhood

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting near Terry Parker High School late Wednesday night. According to JSO a victim was shot in the torso outside a home near 7200 Parker School Road and was transported to a hospital by the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department.


Jacksonville's weather keeps shifting from one day to the next

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Waking up to damp conditions as yesterday's evening showers along I-95 left a lot of low-level moisture, we see this in the form patchy dense fog and low-level clouds. Basically, it will be a gloomy start for most inland locations. And it will be mild too!


City of Jacksonville, Jacksonville Landing Investments reach settlement

After a history of back-and-forth litigation and disputes between the City of Jacksonville and Jacksonville Landing Investments, a settlement agreement between the two has now been reached.


Father grieves after teenage son was shot and killed at a Jacksonville park

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Valentines Day 2019 will be forever etched in the minds of Ernest Williams and Orri Jones. That is the day their 14-year-old son was killed. "It could have been avoided, it could have been avoided," Williams said. "I would have never expected this in a million years."


I-TEAM: Jacksonville area identified as a primary drug market

The Nassau County Sheriff's Office made a huge drug bust on Interstate 95 last week when a traffic stop led to the discovery of 3.69 pounds of crystal methamphetamine, with a street value of more than $100,000, inside the glovebox of a vehicle.


Overturned vehicle on I-95 SB near Kings Road causing delays

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Jacksonville Fire and Rescue responded to Interstate 95 south near Kings Road Wednesday evening after a vehicle overturned and caused traffic congestion.


Three Jacksonville tax prepares indicted on fraud charges

Three Jacksonville tax preparers are facing federal charges for filing false tax returns. The Department of Justice indicted tax preparers Paul Berkins Moise, Joanna Arlean Tukes and Schquan Antionette Shanks on federal tax fraud charges.


Jacksonville officer under investigation for child porn charges commits suicide in Clay County

A Jacksonville Sheriff's Officer under investigation for child porn charges committed suicide in Clay County. Allan Richardson was a veteran with JSO for more than 17 years, according to his church's website.


ShotSpotter, real-time crime center technology alerted police to recent Jacksonville murder

A man is dead after an overnight shooting in Grand Park. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says the city’s new gunfire-sensing technology, ShotSpotter, alerted them to the shooting just before midnight and they were able to respond quickly.


Man shot, dies after found in backseat of car during traffic stop in Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A man is dead after police with the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office found him suffering from a gunshot wound in the back of a car during a traffic stop. According to police, Tuesday at approximately 11:45 p.m., ShotSpotter, a gunshot detector system, alerted JSO about a possible s


VERIFY: Did the mayor make Jacksonville the murder capital of Florida?

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Jacksonville city council member Garrett Dennis attacked mayor Lenny Curry’s record on crime in a radio ad released Tuesday. Dennis is running for re-election District 9.


Passing afternoon & early evening showers

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Today started out cool and cloudy, but breaks in the clouds brought welcome warmth and sun. Expect scattered showers this afternoon into the evening hours. The best chances for rain will be between 3-7p.m.


Man wants justice, not more violence, after son killed in mass shooting

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A father of two people shot in a mass shooting last month is speaking out about the state of Jacksonville and what he feels needs to happen to stop the violence.


Jacksonville woman arrested, charged with military desertion

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A 22-year-old woman was arrested at her Northwest Jacksonville home on a military warrant for desertion, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. Court records show Taylonah Richardson was held on no bond, pending pickup by the U.S. military. She was arrested on Friday.


1 dead in overnight Jacksonville shooting

Jacksonville's ShotSpotter system led police to the city's latest homicide late Tuesday, when a man was found shot and dying in a car in the 3600 block of Effee Street, the Sheriff's Office said.


Jacksonville couple springs into action to help keep rundown cemetery clean

A Jacksonville couple sprang into action after finding a local cemetery in disrepair on Moncrief Road and Edgewood Avenue. It’s supposed to be a place where people can go visit their loved ones, put a flower down, and have a moment in peace.


JSO: Person found shot in Arlington near Terry Parker High School

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - One person was shot Wednesday night in an Arlington neighborhood near Terry Parker High School, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. Around 8:10 p.m., investigators were called to a townhome complex on Parker School Road near the intersection of Townsend Boulevard whe


Florida woman found dead in suspected murder-suicide, police say

A Florida woman and a man were found dead in a Boca Raton home on Monday in an incident police are investigating as a murder-suicide. Laura Randall, 53, and Gregory Schatz, 45, both of Boca Raton, were found dead at the home around 4 p.m., the Palm Beach Sheriff's Office confirmed to Fox News on Wed


DeSantis asked to activate FHP, National Guard to assist Jacksonville police

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Just two days after state Sen. Audrey Gibson and state Rep. Tracie Davis announced that they would ask the state for help patrolling Jacksonville's streets, the two lawmakers sent a joint letter to Gov. Ron DeSantis requesting just that.


City agrees to take back Jacksonville Landing in $18 million deal

Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry announced Wednesday that the city has come to a $18 million settlement agreement with Sleiman Enterprises Inc. that will give the city possession of the Jacksonville Landing.