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SHERIFF MARK A. HUNTER (NPA)The intent of the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) Website is to enable you to be informed with the most up to date information that we can provide you and in the most efficient and effective manner. The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office provides professional law enforcement services with integrity and compassion to meet the diverse needs of our community.


The latest news stories

FINS-N-PINS Check Presentation

  On Thursday morning, Sheriff Hunter presented a check for over $58,000 to Maria Knapp with the Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranch. The check was for funds raised from our annual “Fins-N-Pins” fundraiser for the Youth Ranch. The event is held each April and consists of a bowl-a-thon, followed by a community fish fry and auction.…


Two juveniles were arrested at a Columbia High School football game last Friday after they were found to be in possession of firearms. On Friday September 3, 2021, School Resource Deputies who were working security at the Columbia High School football game were notified of a juvenile who was possibly armed. The juvenile was located…

New Deputies Sworn In

On Wednesday August 18, 2021, a swearing in ceremony was held at the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office. Joel Thomas and Ryan Fisher were sworn in as Deputy Sheriffs. The ceremony was attended by friends and family. Please join us in welcoming these new deputies to our team!   Ryan Fisher Joel Thomas

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