UF’s police department will not change its campus safety protocols after recent school shootings invoked fear nationwide, but it will implement a first-of-its-kind program in Fall: mental health counselors will partner with its officers.
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Family members of Courtney Smith — currently an inmate at the Alachua County Jail — are accusing correctional officers of abuse.
A shooting Tuesday night at Wawa on 1007 E. University Ave. left one man dead.
“There is no excuse and no apology worthy”: Driver in the Maggie Paxton hit-and-run unsuccessfully tries to change his plea
Over 50 in-person attendees and 40 online viewers silently gathered in the minutes leading up to Joshua Figueroa’s change of plea hearing on Monday morning.
Mackenzie Mullen and an unidentified student — two UF students — were involved in hit-and-runs last week. Mullen had serious injuries, and the other student was killed.
A UF student was hit and killed by a truck at about 6:30 p.m. Thursday while walking on the sidewalk along Southwest 34th Street.
A female UF student was hit on her scooter near University Park Arboretum Thursday evening.
One year, two months and 16 days after Maggie Paxton was killed in a hit-and-run crash while crossing University Ave. — her killer pleads guilty.
Students were alerted to a fire Monday morning in the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Building A.
For around a month, UF students Jeremiah Gu, Luke Morris and Mitch Valdes’ cash and food was disappearing. The three roommates began to find themselves in what they describe as a roommate nightmare.
A Gainesville woman’s car was stolen Thursday morning at around 7 a.m. with her toddler in the back seat.
A fire raged at a Gainesville daycare center Tuesday morning while it was closed.
A19-year-old and a 17-year-old were arrested by Gainesville police after a shooting at Pavilion on 62nd on Monday night.
After The Humane Society of Alachua County was robbed and employees were threatened, Gainesville gave an outpour of support to the nonprofit organization.
The start of hit-and-run awareness month brings concerning news: fatalities from hit-and-runs have risen in Florida since 2018.
Editor's Note: This article contains mentions of suicide and selfharm.
Gainesville cyclists are ready for long-awaited changes to keep them safe on the roads.
As of Friday, more than 100 inmates at the Alachua County Jail are positive for COVID-19, said Alachua County Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Captain Kaley Behl.
On Monday afternoon, a 49-year-old Hawthorne woman was hit by a tractor-trailer as she was standing by a mailbox on U.S. Route 301 near Northeast 78th Place, according to a Florida Highway Patrol press release released Wednesday.
In light of recent cases of sexual assault on and around the UF campus, The Alligator listened to the stories, explored the resources and followed the trends affecting students.