Tragically, a house fire in Nocatee claimed the lives of two DeSoto County residents early Friday. The victims, a teenager and a parent, were inside the home on Hereford Street. DeSoto County Fire Chief Chad Jorgensen shared that the fire was intense, with flames... Read More.
The DeSoto County Sheriff's Office is pleased to announce a significant development in the ongoing investigation into the tragic domestic shooting that... Read More.
The DeSoto County Sheriff's Office iThe DeSoto County Sheriff's Offices hosting the 2024 Law Enforcement Torch Run to benefit Special Olympics of Florida.Save the date: Tuesday, April 16, 2024!
Join us for a blood drive at Desoto County Administrative Building on Wednesday, January 17th from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.Online appointments are encouraged.To make an appointment to donate, please visit: https://donor.oneblood.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/1311892Please don't hesitate to let us know if you have any questions or... Read More.
Community Spotlight DeSoto County Sherriff's office has a heartfelt shout out to the incredible Cindy Bishop, a resident of
For Immediate Release January 11, 2024ARCADIA, Fla. – The Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) yesterday arrested Todd William Backer, 65, of Arcadia, on two counts of human trafficking, two counts of lewd or lascivious molestation of a minor under... Read More.
On December 31, 2023, Illodia Phadael, a 91-year-old in Palm Beach County, lost her life after being struck and killed by a... Read More.
DeSantis Mobilizes Florida State Guard in Preparation for Tuesday’s Severe Weather January 9, 2024Governor Ron DeSantis has taken proactive measures in response to... Read More.