A semi-automatic rifle was stolen from a Gainesville Police officer’s home, and authorities are offering a $1,000 reward for its return.
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A Facebook post led to an attempted gang attack in a southeast Gainesville apartment complex Sunday night.
The Gainesville Police Department caught five students skipping class during the first truancy detail of the school year Thursday.
Tonight, University Police will be on patrol making sure students on bicycles are able to see and be seen.
A couple in their 60s were arrested after booze and the phrase “bring it on” sparked a fight with a machete and a metal pipe.
A Gainesville man was arrested Saturday after swallowing marijuana and having a stolen gun in his possession.
Gainesville Police caught a man late Monday night who had escaped while being transported to the Alachua County Jail early Sunday morning.
A Gainesville man was arrested Thursday on a charge of stealing a laptop and threatening two people with a gun on campus.
Eight-year-old Rebecca carried a white cutout of the word peace while marching to protest the Dove World Outreach Center on Saturday.
A UF building was evacuated Wednesday after smoke appeared on two if its floors.Around 2 p.m. students, faculty and staff, some who came out of the building and some onlookers, stood and watched as fire trucks and University Police cars arrived.
For the first six months of 2010, crime is down in both Gainesville and Alachua County compared with crime statistics from the first half of 2009.
The once-white walls of a 3,000-square-foot room at The Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art are now covered in black marker scrawl.
Two Gainesville women were arrested after their fight in a downtown parking lot drew a crowd of about 50 people.
Upon graduating from Colorado State University in 2004, Abby Berendt landed her dream job at a large media corporation in New York City. Berendt had been working full time at the company for 10 months when she arrived at work one day with what she thought was a horrible stomachache.
At the Gainesville Police Department, Justice has four legs.
Police are still searching for a man who raped and robbed a 22-year-old woman in Southeast Gainesville Sunday night.
In response to a string of armed robberies, the Gainesville Police Department will deploy 25 more officers per shift in an attempt to not only catch robbers faster but also deter them from committing the crimes.
The Gainesville Police Department has reported 12 robberies since Friday and officials are urging victims to call 911 as soon as possible after the attack.
Former Gainesville Police Department Officer William Billings, who embezzled from GPD and solicited prostitutes on the job, has received his sentence.
After almost hitting an officer with his car in a Shands at UF parking garage, a Marion County man was arrested by University Police Department Friday.