MEDIA RELEASE-Inmate Death

The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office is cooperating with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement regarding the death of an inmate at the Columbia County Detention Facility. Although details are limited at this time due to the active investigation, the death is believed to be the result of a medical issue, and foul play is not…

Pharmacy Robbed

  Detectives are investigating an armed robbery that occurred on Thursday January 13, 2022 at the North Florida Pharmacy in Fort White. The incident happened shortly before 4:00pm. The suspect was last seen wearing gloves, a mask, navy blue pants, dark colored jacket, and camouflage hat. The suspect was armed with a handgun. The suspect…

Deputy Promoted

On Wednesday, December 22, 2021 a promotional ceremony was held at the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office Operations Center. The ceremony was attended by family and CCSO personnel. Deputy Zach Skinner was promoted to the rank of Corporal. He will remain in the Patrol Division as a shift supervisor. Please join us in congratulating Corporal Skinner…

Employee of the Year Awards

On Friday evening December 10th, several employees received recognition at the annual CCSO Christmas Party and Awards Ceremony. Sergeant Tim Ball of the School Resource Unit was recognized as this year’s “Deputy of the Year.” James Maulden was recognized as “Detention Officer of the Year.” Yaza Perez received “Detective of the Year.” Nurse Ashley Stalvey…