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Crime

How to get money for information to help solve crimes

How to get money for information to help solve crimesCommonly investigators run into roadblocks. Witnesses do not cooperate, many times out of fear of retaliation.
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  • 22 hours, 23 minutes ago
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JSO: McDonald's, New Town murders connected, gang-related

JSO: McDonald's, New Town murders connected, gang-relatedTwo recent murders including one at a crowded McDonald's on the Westside and another on a New Town street corner are connected to each other, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
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  • 22 hours, 24 minutes ago
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Family asking why alleged drunk driver still had license

Family asking why alleged drunk driver still had licenseHow many DUIs should you be allowed to get before you lose your license permanently? It's a question First Coast News has been investigating for months.
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  • 22 hours, 27 minutes ago
Health

"There are no do overs": Local doc on transex surgery

"There are no do overs": Local doc on transex surgery"There are no do overs": Local doc on transex surgery
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  • 22 hours, 39 minutes ago
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'Save Our Sons Summit' gives raw look at local violence

'Save Our Sons Summit' gives raw look at local violenceIt was an emotional day at Edward Waters College on Friday. More than 500 students attended the 3rd annual Save Our Sons Summit, a conference designed to help young men steer clear from violence and focus on their education.
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  • 22 hours, 58 minutes ago
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Taxpayer complains about condition of grass at newly renovated city park

Taxpayer complains about condition of grass at newly renovated city parkWhy is the grass of a recently renovated city park looks the way it does?
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  • 23 hours, 37 minutes ago
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McDonald's shooting witness: 'I'm still kind of reeling'

McDonald's shooting witness: 'I'm still kind of reeling'A shooting at a McDonald's on the west side marks the second homicide in two days in Jacksonville. Sheema Hammontree lives across the street from the restaurant. She said she heard the gunshots go off around 10:30 Wednesday night.
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  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Traffic

Semi bursts into flames, causes backup on I-95

Semi bursts into flames, causes backup on I-95A semi-truck burst into flames Thursday afternoon on Interstate 95 near World Golf Village
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  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
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Customer gives dog to PetSmart employee, now she wants it back

Customer gives dog to PetSmart employee, now she wants it backSteve and Jeanne Wilkeson found a six month old Great Dane in their yard and kept it for one day; they live near the Buckman Bridge and I-295.
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  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
People

Warrior with PTSD explains fear of St. Augustine

Warrior with PTSD explains fear of St. AugustineBrett Simon is a trainer with the non-profit his mother created in Ponte Vedra. K9s for Warriors trains rescue dogs to be service dogs for veterans diagnosed with PTSD. Duval says, of the 160 graduates so far, none has committed suicide.
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  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Features

Jacksonville woman turns 105

Jacksonville woman turns 105Jacksonville woman turns 105
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Crime

Jax man charged with grandma's murder, JSO searching landfill

Jax man charged with grandma's murder, JSO searching landfillJax man charged with grandma's murder, JSO searching landfill
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  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Education

Another high school fight, this time a parent allegedly attacks a student

Another high school fight, this time a parent allegedly attacks a studentThe video is cell phone quality, which means it is muddy, but the parent's concerns about the video are clear.
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  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Crime

Suspect sought in Callahan school break-in

Suspect sought in Callahan school break-inSuspect sought in Callahan school break-in
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  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
Orange Park

Shooting suspect surrenders after Orange Park standoff

Shooting suspect surrenders after Orange Park standoffShooting suspect surrenders after Orange Park standoff
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  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
Local

Councilman confirms downtown road concerns

Councilman confirms downtown road concernsA Jacksonville City Councilman is speaking out about a First Coast News investigation that showed city leaders knew about structural concerns on Liberty Street and Coastline Drive.
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  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
Jacksonville Jaguars

Jaguars' Bortles hones mechanics, drops weight in offseason

Jaguars' Bortles hones mechanics, drops weight in offseasonJaguars' Bortles hones mechanics, drops weight in offseason
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  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
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Suspect arrested after deputy dragged in Winn-Dixie parking lot

Suspect arrested after deputy dragged in Winn-Dixie parking lotA St. Johns County deputy was injured Monday after two alleged shoplifters dragged the off-duty officer nearly 40 feet with their car in front of a St. Augustine Winn-Dixie.
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  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
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Grant and Emerson were hit hard Saturday by weather

Grant and Emerson were hit hard Saturday by weatherJeannie Blaylock surveys the damage near Grant and Emerson with a Jacksonville resident.
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  • 2 hours, 16 minutes ago
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Surveying the damage with damage with Jeannie

Surveying the damage with damage with JeannieSurveying the damage with damage Jeannie. One Jacksonville resident has a message for others after her business was miraculously spared by the storm.
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  • 2 hours, 21 minutes ago
Crime

How to get money for information to solve crimes

How to get money for information to solve crimesYou call Crime Stoppers at 1-866- 845-TIPS or go online to fccrimestoppers.com with information about a particular case or suspect.
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  • 22 hours, 26 minutes ago
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Steps to keep drunk drivers from re-offending

Steps to keep drunk drivers from re-offendingWhat can be done to keep drunk drivers from re-offending? One local representative weighs in.
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  • 22 hours, 38 minutes ago
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Combating gang violence in Jacksonville

Combating gang violence in JacksonvilleJSO says it will reassign patrols to combat a recent rash of gang violence.
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  • 22 hours, 51 minutes ago
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Taxpayer complains about condition of grass at newly renovated city park

Taxpayer complains about condition of grass at newly renovated city parkThis February the City of Jacksonville completed renovation of a small park near the foot of the Trout River bridge. Jerry Pullum has used for the past 15 years and now he has a problem with the recent renovation.
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  • 23 hours, 45 minutes ago
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Two women killed in New Town drive-by shooting

Two women killed in New Town drive-by shootingThe Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says a drive-by shooting in New Town that left two women dead Thursday night and injured a man may be gang related.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
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McDonald's shooting witness: 'I'm still kind of reeling'

McDonald's shooting witness: 'I'm still kind of reeling'A shooting at a McDonald's on the west side marks the second homicide in two days in Jacksonville. Sheema Hammontree lives across the street from the popular fast food restaurant on Cassat Avenue. She said she heard the gunshots go off around 10:30 Wednes
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Investigation: How habitual drunken drivers are still allowed on the road

Investigation: How habitual drunken drivers are still allowed on the roadFCN's Heather Crawford talks to a mother who wants to know why habitual drunk drivers are allowed to drive after her son lost his leg after a crash involving a driver with multiple DUI convictions.
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  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
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Veterans accuse UF frat members of peeing on US flag

Veterans accuse UF frat members of peeing on US flagAccusations made by veterans who took part in the Warrior Beach Retreat at Laketown Wharf resort have led to apologies from two separate universities.
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Councilman breathes new life into pension reform

Councilman breathes new life into pension reformCouncilman breathes new life into pension reform
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Traffic

Viewer video of semi-truck fire on I-95

Viewer video of semi-truck fire on I-95Video sent to us by Nicholas Avignone shows firefighters as they put out a semi truck fire that caused delays on southbound Interstate 95 near CR-210.
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  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Local

JTA driver accused of spreading HIV

JTA driver accused of spreading HIVA bus driver for the Jacksonville Transportation Authority faces felony charges after he allegedly had sex with at least two victims without telling them he was HIV positive.
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  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
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Traffic ticket quotas considered illegal

Traffic ticket quotas considered illegalIn the wake of the Waldo debacle, traffic ticket quotas are now officially illegal in Florida.
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  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
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3 pets die, 2 people hospitalized in Middleburg home fire

3 pets die, 2 people hospitalized in Middleburg home fireA fire at a mobile home Wednesday sent two people to the hospital, at least one in critical condition, and killed three pets in Middleburg.
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  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
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JSO: Carjacking suspect shot in ankle during chase

JSO: Carjacking suspect shot in ankle during chaseA suspect sought in connection to a carjacking is recovering in the hospital after he was wounded by police gunfire during a foot chase on the city's Southside Wednesday morning.
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  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
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Jacksonville mother missing for six days

Jacksonville mother missing for six daysFriends and family are fearing the worst following a Jacksonville woman's disappearance a week ago. A BOLO was dispatched on April 16 and flyers have been handed out, now Danielle Paige Tucker's loved ones are forced to wait.
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  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
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Jacksonville woman, mother of two goes missing for six days

Jacksonville woman, mother of two goes missing for six daysJacksonville woman, mother of two goes missing for six days
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