On Friday, February 12, 2016 in a ceremony attended by family, friends and Sheriff’s Office personnel, Sheriff Mark Hunter promoted Detention Deputy John Finley to the rank of Corporal.
On Wednesday, February 3, 2016, Columbia County School Resource Deputies completed an investigation into threatening statements made by a Columbia High School student.
On Saturday, January 30 in the early morning hours, a trio of burglars were making their rounds when their crime spree was cut short.
On Wednesday, January 27 in a ceremony attended by family, friends and Sheriff’s Office personnel, Sheriff Mark Hunter promoted Corporal Murray Smith to the rank of Sergeant.
On January 12, Detectives arrested Steven Craycraft, 25 for the burglary he committed last week where he was shot by the homeowner.