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2013

February
02/28/2013

Deputies Search For Fourth Home Invasion Suspect    Updated 03/01/13

02/26/2013 Beachside Burglar Nabbed, Deputies Search For Accomplice  Updated 02/27/13
02/26/2013

Three Arrested After Home Invasion Robbery Near DeLand

02/19/2013

Sheriff's Office Investigating Deltona Fatal Crash

02/19/2013

Burglary Suspect Caught On Video Using Stolen Credit Card  (Click here for video) Updated 02/27/13

02/18/2013

Man Arrested In Hit And Run Accident

02/13/2013

One Dead In Plane Crash Near New Smyrna Beach   Updated

02/13/2013 Deputies Searching For Hit And Run Driver That Injured Child Updated 02/18/13
02/11/2013

Suspects Nabbed in Two Hotel Robberies

02/11/2013

Sheriff's Office Unveils Plan to Publicize Unsolved Murders

02/10/2013

7-Eleven in Deltona Robbed by Man with a Rifle

02/08/2013

Edgewater Woman Linked to Portable Meth Lab in a Bag

02/07/2013

Two Students Arrested for Bringing Gun to Deltona High

02/07/2013

Clerk Pistol-Whipped During Robbery at Deltona Market

02/05/2013

Sheriff's Office Employees Of The Year Honored

02/01/2013

K-9 Team Stumbles Onto Pot Plants During Training Exercise

02/01/2013

Ormond Beach Man Arrested For Carjacking During Convenience Store Melee

January
01/30/2013 Volusia County To Honor School Crossing Guards
01/30/2013

Ormond Beach Man Arrested For Sexual Battery On Mentally Disabled Woman

01/30/2013 Former Exterminator Facing More Theft Charges
01/30/2013

Deltona Convenience Store Robbed  
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01/282013 Motorcycle Crash In Oak Hill Claims Life Of 26-Year-Old Man
01/282013 Law Enforcement Cracks Down On Synthetic Drugs
01/25/2013 Four Charged After Duct-taping Of Teen Sparks Brawl
01/17/2013 Sheriff's Office Searching For Stolen Trailers And Theft Suspect  Updated
01/17/2013

Help Sought In Finding 16-Year-Old Boy In Deltona    Updated

01/15/2013 Sheriff's Office Releases Video Of Necklace Thief   Updated 01/16/13
01/15/2013

Stripped Car Leads To Arrest Of Towing Company Owner And Employee

01/14/2013

Deputies Search for Missing New Smyrna Beach Woman  Updated

01/11/2013

Help Sought In Finding 79-Year-Old Man In Deltona   Updated

01/11/2013

Two Arrested for Role in Videotaped Beat-Down

01/10/2013

New Smyrna Man Arrested For Decapitating An Opossum

01/09/2013 Man Dragged By Truck Leads To Attempted Murder Charges  Updated
01/08/2013 Sheriff Johnson Promotes New Captain
01/08/2013

Business Owner Catches Burglary Suspects at Gunpoint

01/03/2013

Staged Robbery Lands Two Men In Jail

01/02/2013 Deputies Involved In Shooting Near Ormond Beach  Updated - 01/03/13
01/02/2013

Sheriff's Office Investigating Fatal Shooting Near DeLand  Updated

01/01/2013

Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Deltona

01/01/2013

Sheriff's Office Searching For Missing Woman   Updated

2012

December
12/29/2012

Deltona Convenience Store Robbed

12/20/2012 Alert Neighbor's Call Helps Round Up Trio During Home Burglary
12/20/2012 Man Demanding "Stacks" of Cash Arrested for Attempted Robbery
12/19/2012 DeLeon Springs Man Arrested for Insurance Fraud, Racketeering
12/18/2012 Sheriff's Office Investigating Suspicious Death Near DeLand    Updated 12/19/12
12/18/2012 Explosives Detection K-9's Donated To Sheriff's Office
12/17/2012

DeBary Traffic Stop Yields Mobile Meth Lab, Two Arrests

12/17/2012

Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest for Dealing in Stolen Property

12/10/2012

Body Found Floating In St. John's River Updated  12/14/12

12/10/2012

Deltona Hotel Clerk Robbed

12/07/2012 Sheriff's Office Investigating Cab Driver Robbery
12/06/2012

Tennessee Couple Arrested For Trying To Buy 800 Pills

November
11/28/2012

Sheriff's Office Searching For Missing 71-Year-Old Man     Updated

11/26/2012

Home Owner Holds Burglar At Gunpoint

11/26/2012

Orange City man Arrested For Killing Cat

11/21/2012 Sheriff's Office Searching for Missing 81-Year-Old Woman      Updated
11/21/2012 Two Arrested in Violent Attempted Purse Snatching
11/20/2012 Boy Scout Builds New Training Equipment For Sheriff's Office K-9 Unit
11/19/2012 Sheriff's Office Investigating Deltona Home Invasion
11/18/2012 Thieves Nabbed By Owner Watching On Surveillance Cameras
11/14/2012

Sheriff's Office Warns Public About ATM Skimming Devices

11/14/2012

Man Arrested For Firing Shotgun At Repo Men

11/14/2012

Help Sought In Locating Burglary Suspect

11/13/2012

Sheriff's Office Employees Of the Quarter Honored

11/13/2012 "Click It or Ticket" in Full Force in Volusia County
11/12/2012 Dropped Wallet Leads Deputies To Attempted Robbery Suspect
11/05/2012

Man Arrested For Burglarizing Same Business Three Times

11/04/2012

Deltona Couple Charged With Child Neglect

11/02/2012

Volusia Deputies Make 290 Arrests During State Felon Sweep

11/01/2012 County Employee Charged With Obtaining Funds By Fraud
October
10/31/2012

Sheriff's Office Searching For Missing 12-Year-Old      Updated

10/31/2012

Deputies Investigating Murder-Suicide Near Ormond Beach       Updated

10/30/2012

Deputy Injured During Stop Of Stolen Vehicle        Updated

10/30/2012

Sheriff's Office Investigating Deltona Pharmacy Robbery       Updated - 11/15/12

10/29/2012

Sheriff's Office Offers Tips For A Safe Halloween

10/28/2012

Drunk Driver Rams Patrol Vehicle, Flees Wrong Way On Highway

10/25/2012

Don't Drink And Then Drive: Don't Turn Halloween Into A Nightmare!

10/20/2012 12 Arrested During Crime Suppression Operation
10/19/2012 Edgewater Man Arrested for Body Piercing Without License
10/18/2012 Two Arrested Within Half An Hour Of DeBary Bank Robbery    Updated
10/16/2012

On-Line Cyber-Sting Operation Yields 23 Arrests

10/08/2012

Operation Near DeLand Results In Several Arrests And Traffic Citations

10/08/2012

Sheriff's Office Searching For Missing Teen Girl

10/06/2012

Sheriff's Office Searching For 16-Year-Old Deltona Girl         Updated 10/08/12 

10/05/2012

Suspects Nabbed Day After Shots Fired By Burglary Victim

10/03/2012 Three Arrested in Home Invasion and Bank Robbery Crime Spree   Updated 
10/03/2012 Taxi Cab Robber Arrested
10/01/2012 Taxi Driver Robbed Near Daytona Beach
September
09/30/2012 Deputies Searching For Missing Deltona Woman      Updated
09/29/2012 Sheriff's Office Investigating Body Found In Lake Monroe   Updated 10/01/12
09/29/2012

Deputies Searching For Missing 80-Year-Old Seville Man   Updated

09/28/2012 Deputies Crack Down On  Motorists Passing Stopped Buses
09/28/2012

Mud Foils Thieves' Clean Getaway

09/28/2012 Deltona Woman Arrested For Child Neglect
09/27/2012

Search Continues, Surveillance Video Of Missing 79-Year-Old Woman Released Updated - 09/28/12

09/26/2012

Search Continues For 79-Year-Old Ormond Beach Woman 

         
Missing Person flyer

09/26/2012

Sheriff's Office To Host 5 Sites For Drug Take-Back Day  Updated

09/25/2012

2 In Custody, 1 Sought In Burglary At County Waste Station    Updated

09/25/2012 Man And Ex-Girlfriend Charged With Sexually Abusing Baby
09/25/2012 Help Sought In Locating Missing 79-Year-Old Woman
09/24/2012

Deltona Man Arrested In Carjacking Incident

09/22/2012

Deltona Man Arrested For Sexual Battery On A 4-Year-Old

09/21/2012

Deputy And Crossing Guard Donate Bikes For Kids' Safe Travel

09/21/2012

Deltona Woman Sexually Assaulted by Intruder in Her Home  -   Updated

09/20/2012

Man Arrested In DeBary Bar Stabbing

09/14/2012 Former DCF Investigator Arrested For Bribery, Official Misconduct
09/13/2012

Two Arrested for Selling Illegal Bath Salts

09/04/2012

Teen Arrested For Calling 911 Twice To Report His Odd Dream

09/04/2012

Deputies Seek Help in Search for 55-Year-Old Deltona Man Updated 09/04/12

August
08/28/2012

Treatment Center Worker Accused Of Molesting Teen Client

08/22/2012

ST. JOHNS COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE: REMAINS TENTATIVELY IDENTIFIED

08/17/2012

64-Year-Old Deltona Man Beaten by Intruder

08/16/2012

157 Guns Turned in to Deputies during Kicks 4 Guns Event

08/15/2012

As School Begins, Deputies Remind Public to Put Safety First

08/14/2012

"Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over"

08/13/2012

Sheriff's Office to Participate in Aug. 16 Kicks 4 Guns Program

08/10/2012

Robber's Bad Day Ends In Jail

08/09/2012 Scrap metal Thieves Caught In The Act Near DeLand
08/09/2012

73-Year-Old Man With BB Gun Detains Burglary Suspect

08/07/2012 Sheriff Johnson Awards Medal To Baby-Saving Deputy
08/07/2012 Sheriff's Office Employees Of The Quarter Honored
08/03/2012 Alert Bank Employee Helps Deputies Nab Fraud Suspect
08/02/2012 Sheriff's Office Arrests 2 Pizza Workers For Faking Robbery
08/01/2012

Deputies Arrest Underwear Intruder Near Ormond Beach

July
07/30/2012

Man Re-Arrested For Fighting With Girlfriend At The Jail

07/30/2012 Family Fight Leads To Shooting
07/29/2012

Man Found Dead In DeBary House Fire Updated 07/30/12

07/28/2012

84-Year-Old Pedestrian Struck And Killed In Parking Lot      Updated 07/29/12

07/28/2012

Couple Carjacked In DeBary

07/25/2012 Duo Nabbed In Sting Trying To Sell Stolen X-Ray Machine
07/23/2012

Four Teens Arrested For Deliveryman Robbery

07/22/2012 Thwarted Robber Leaves Deltona Pharmacy Empty Handed
07/21/2012

Sheriff's Office Crime Crackdown In Deltona Yields Results

07/18/2012 String Of Burglaries In New Smyrna Beach Area Solved
07/16/2012

Suspect Surrenders To End Stand-Off In Deltona

07/15/2012

Man Arrested In Shooting Near DeLand

07/13/2012

Man Shot Outside Club Near Holly Hill

07/11/2012

Two Arrested For Copper Wire Theft

07/07/2012

Deputies Investigating Robbery At Papa John's In DeLand

07/03/2012 Videotape Evidence Leads To Arrest Of Naked Trespasser
07/03/2012 Accused Drug Dealers Rounded Up In Street-Level Operation
07/02/2012 Deltona Man Arrested For Pulling Gun On AC Repairman
07/02/2012

Man Arrested For Home Rental Scam

June
06/29/2012

Man Arrested For Firing Gun At Teens

06/29/2012 3 Arrested For Financially Exploiting 88-Year-Old Victim
06/28/2012 Deputy Involved In Shooting While Serving Search Warrant  Updated
06/22/2012

 

Agents Bust Holly Hill Brothers For Dealing Drugs, Stolen Property Out Of Thrift Shop
06/19/2012 Man Charged With Murder In Shooting Near Orange City
06/15/2012 Chop Shop Investigation Results In Two Arrests
06/12/2012 Deltona Couple Carjacked In Their Driveway
06/09/2012

 

Deltona Crime Suppression Operation Results In Traffic Citations And Solved Crimes

06/08/2012 Local Deputy Takes Helm Of State Agricultural Crimes Unit
06/01/2012

Deputies Nab Trio Stealing From Abandoned Business

May
05/24/2012 Three Arrested During Narcotics Investigation At Stetson University Rental House
05/23/2012

Karen Pierce Named School Resource Deputy Of The Year

05/21/2012 Two Teens Arrested In Store Burglary
05/18/2012 Volusia Deputies Beefing Up Seat Belt Safety
05/18/2012 Sheriff's Investigators Nab Two in Vehicle Vandalism Spree
05/11/2012 Deltona Man Arrested For Touching Girl On Way To School
05/09/2012 Man Arrested for Drunken Church Vandalism Crime Sprees
05/09/2012 Three Arrested In Theft Of $5,000 Worth Of Electronics
05/05/2012

Sheriff's Office Searching For Missing 85-Year-Old Man     Updated

05/05/2012

14 Arrests In Crime Suppression Operation

05/02/2012

Sheriff's Office Seeks Help in Identifying Thief

05/02/2012

Discovery of Body in Osteen is Now a Murder Investigation

05/02/2012

One Man Shot In Leg During Burglary

05/02/2012

Sheriff's Office Employees Of The Quarter Honored

April
04/30/2012 Sheriff's Office Investigating Discovery Of Body In Osteen
04/30/2012 Deputies Investigating Shooting In DeLand
04/30/2012 Two Arrested In Deltona Shooting Incident
04/29/2012 One Hurt In Shooting Sparked By Deltona Road Rage Incident
04/27/2012 New Smyrna Man Arrested For Assaulting Woman In Her Home
04/27/2012

Deputies Searching For Missing 72-Year-Old DeBary Man    Updated

04/25/2012 Sheriff's Office To Host 5 Sites For Drug Take-Back Day
04/25/2012 Beer Thief Threatens Store Clerk With Knife
04/19/2012 Sheriff's Office Searching For 90-Year-Old Man
04/19/2012

Two Men Charged With Attempted Murder

04/19/2012

Two Women Arrested In Timeshare Scam

04/19/2012 Shooting Near Ormond Beach Under Investigation
04/17/2012

Sheriff's Office Makes Arrest In 1995 Sexual Battery Case  Updated 04/26/12

04/17/2012

Duo Arrested For Targeting 67-YOA Man In Distraction Theft

04/13/2012 Sheriff's Investigators Arrest Deltona Shooter
04/13/2012

Deltona Man Charged With Abusing Children At Girlfriend's Babysitting Business

04/13/2012

Deltona Man Charged With Having Sex With 13-Year-Old Girl

04/13/2012 Man Shot In Leg During Quarrel In Deltona
04/10/2012

Meth Lab Leads To Six Arrests

04/09/2012 Law Enforcement Torch Run Set For Wednesday In Volusia
04/09/2012

Juveniles Arrested For Animal Cruelty

04/06/2012 Two Men Arrested In Grocery Store Armed Robbery
04/04/2012

Owner, Manager Arrested In raid At DeLand Salvage Yard

04/04/2012 Woman Robbed at Gunpoint in Her Home
04/01/2012 Home Invasion Victim Fires Shot At Fleeing Suspect
04/01/2012 Deputies Arrest 3 For Scrapping Metal From Train Tracks
March
03/30/2012 Man Charged With Child Neglect For Leaving Boy in Car
03/29/2012

Deputies Capture Child Abuse Suspect

03/29/2012

Help Sought in Locating Suspect Wanted for Child Abuse

03/29/2012

Accreditation Earns Sheriff's Office Award Of Excellence

03/29/2012 Volusia Deputies Beefing Up Traffic Safety Enforcement
03/27/2012 Ex-Boyfriend Charged In Death Of 59-Year-Old DeLand Woman
03/27/2012

Three Teens Charged With Conspiracy To Commit Murder

03/27/2012 Serial Burglar Nabbed With A Shirt Full Of Cigarettes
03/23/2012

Public's Help Sought In Search For Missing 24-Year-Old Man       Updated

03/23/2012

Man Arrested While Battery Victim on Life Support

03/23/2012

Public Safety Awareness Campaign Rolls Out on Monday

03/22/2012

Sheriff's Office Citizens Academy Seeking Applicants

03/19/2012 Man In Intensive Care After Roadside Fight
03/17/2012

Deputies Searching For Missing Deltona Woman    Updated 03/18/12

03/16/2012 Rash Of Home Burglaries Prompts Warning
03/13/2012 Sheriff's Office Asks For Help Identifying Man
03/13/2012

Sheriff, Deltona Honor Deputies Wounded In Shooting

03/13/2012

Sheriff Johnson Promotes New Major

03/13/2012 Sheriff's Office Employees Of The Year Honored
03/12/2012 Investigators Nab New Smyrna Beach Serial Arsonist
03/08/2012 Sheriff's Office Honors 251 Volunteers At Annual Banquet
03/08/2012 Teen Fills Out Job Application After Trying To Rob Store
03/06/2012

Operation Havana Harvest  Updated

03/03/2012 Daytona Beach Man Arrested On Child Porn Charge
03/03/2012

59-Year-Old Woman Found Murdered In Her Home Near DeLand     Updated

03/01/2012

County Honors Retired Sheriff's Major Vinnie Vecchi

February
02/29/2012 Former Teacher Charged With Having Sex With Student
02/25/2012

Strong Smell Reveals Home Marijuana Grow Operation

02/22/2012

One Man Arrested At Ormond Beach Met Lab

02/18/2012 18 Arrested During Deltona Crime Suppression Operation
02/15/2012 Former Country Club Employee Arrested For Arson
02/15/2012

Mother Charged With Using Marine Son's ID To Steal Money

02/10/2012 Sheriff Johnson's Request To The Department of Transportation To Establish A School Zone Along U.S. Highway 17-92
02/09/2012 Sheriff's Deputies Nab Suspect in Restaurant Robbery
02/09/2012 Pharmacist Accused of Stealing Pills to Sell on the Street
02/08/2012 Small Meth Lab Found in DeLeon Springs
02/02/2012

Sheriff's Office Investigating Death Of Man Who Fell Into River

January
01/30/2012 Sheriff's Office Hosting Open House At Oak Hill Substation
01/30/2012 Couple Arrested After Victim Spots Them In Stolen Car
01/30/2012 Man Arrested For Shooting Death Of Teen In Seville
01/28/2012

Deputies Investigating Death In Seville

01/26/2012 Sheriff's Office Searching For 78-Year-Old Man  Updated 01/27/12
01/25/2012 Deputies Search For Missing Woman Updated
01/23/2012

Leaving Keys In Car Is Open Invitation To Thieves

01/22/2012 Five Arrested With Gun, Marijuana While Fleeing Burglary
01/20/2012 Marijuana Growing Operation Found In DeBary
01/20/2012

Boy Threatens Student With Knife At School

01/20/2012 Deputies Searching For Missing Deltona Woman    Updated
01/11/2012

Teens Charged in Two Separate Hoax Bomb Threats

01/10/2012

New Captain Tops List Of Sheriff's Office Promotions

01/05/2012 County Honors Retired Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Bill Lee
01/03/2012

Cell Phone Locator Lead To Pair Of Home Burglars

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