On Thursday, February 19, FFA Leadership from Fort White and Columbia High School toured the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office Operations Center.
The students were given an overview of the Sheriff’s Office by Sheriff Mark Hunter. Sheriff Hunter explained the roles of the various divisions within the agency and how they work together to complete the overall mission of the Sheriff’s Office.
The students were given a demonstration by the K9 unit and were introduced to modern techniques and tools used in locating and preserving forensic evidence by a crime scene detective. The students witnessed firsthand the tools and technology used at the Sheriff’s office daily.