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Fatheree was adjudicated in Walton County, Florida, on 8/30/1996 for lewd and lascivious battery on a child between the ages of 12 – 15.  Fatheree’s new address is 215 BMW Road, Ponce De Leon. 

 

Fatheree is a 36 year old white male with a bald head and brown eyes, 5’10” and 190 lbs

 

There are currently 141 registered sex offenders/predators living in Walton County.

 

The WCSO encourages families to visit www.flsexoffender.net to subscribe to receive e-mail alert notifications when registered sexual offenders or predators move into neighborhoods.  WCSO also encourages citizens to use the neighborhood search feature prior to signing up for alerts to identify registered sexual offenders and predators currently living in neighborhoods.

 

 

Potter was adjudicated in Walton County, Florida, on 8/30/1996 for lewd and lascivious on a child under the age of 16, on 7/24/2003 for failure to register and on 01/24/2008 also for failure to register.  Potter’s new address is 134 Joe Campbell Road, Freeport. 

 

Potter is a 40 year old black male with black hair and blue eyes, 5’09” and 170 lbs

 

There are currently 152 registered sex offenders/predators living in Walton County.

 

The WCSO encourages families to visit www.flsexoffender.net to subscribe to receive e-mail alert notifications when registered sexual offenders or predators move into neighborhoods.  WCSO also encourages citizens to use the neighborhood search feature prior to signing up for alerts to identify registered sexual offenders and predators currently living in neighborhoods.

 

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A three year old boy was taken to Healtmark Hospital after he was found unresponsive in the families pool in DeFuniak Springs.  The Sheriff’s Office received the call to respond around 2 pm.  Deputies arrived at the Scott Road residence; CPR was being performed on the three year old.  The child was pronounced dead at Healthmark Hospital shortly after 3 p.m.  The Walton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the circumstances of the drowning. 

 

 

Brewster was adjudicated on 09/26/1988 for a sex offense, other state (gross sexual imposition) in Franklin, Ohio.  Brewster’s new address is 36 Bel-Air Lane, #2, DeFuniak Springs. 

 

Brewster is a 59 year old white male with brown hair and blue eyes, 5’07” and 143 lbs

 

There are currently 152 registered sex offenders/predators living in Walton County.

 

The WCSO encourages families to visit www.flsexoffender.net to subscribe to receive e-mail alert notifications when registered sexual offenders or predators move into neighborhoods.  WCSO also encourages citizens to use the neighborhood search feature prior to signing up for alerts to identify registered sexual offenders and predators currently living in neighborhoods.

 

 

Gavin was adjudicated on 04/20/2005 for kidnapping and sexual battery in Walton County, FL.  Gavin’s new address is: 1631 Co Hwy 181c, Ponce De Leon, FL 32455.

 

Gavin is a 45 year old white male, with brown hair and blue eyes, 5’09” and 198 lbs.

 

There are currently 144 registered sex offenders/predators living in Walton County.

 

The WCSO encourages families to visit www.flsexoffender.net to subscribe to receive e-mail alert notifications when registered sexual offenders or predators move into neighborhoods.  WCSO also encourages citizens to use the neighborhood search feature prior to signing up for alerts to identify registered sexual offenders and predators currently living in neighborhoods.

 

Collins was adjudicated on 07/10/2002 for lewd and lascivious molestation on a child under 12 in Okaloosa County.  Collins’ new address is: 376 Commerce Circle, Defuniak Springs. 

 

Collins is a 56 year old white male with brown hair and blue eyes, 6’00” and 185 lbs

 

There are currently 153 registered sex offenders/predators living in Walton County.

 

The WCSO encourages families to visit www.flsexoffender.net to subscribe to receive e-mail alert notifications when registered sexual offenders or predators move into neighborhoods.  WCSO also encourages citizens to use the neighborhood search feature prior to signing up for alerts to identify registered sexual offenders and predators currently living in neighborhoods.

 

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Did you know that teen drivers are three times more likely to be involved in a fatal crash as other drivers?  The Walton County Sheriff’s Office is committed to the safety of our young drivers and is offering a program called the Teen Driver Challenge.  It is a free course designed to help teens boost their driving skills and lessen the chances of being involved in a crash.  The program will provide a mixture of classroom instruction and hands-on driver training.  The classroom portion will take place on Friday, September 5th at Walton High School, located at 449 Walton Road, Defuniak Springs, in room 20-121 from 5 pm to 9 pm.  The driving portion will take place at 8 am on Saturday, September 6th, at the Walton County Fairgrounds located at 790 North Hwy 83, Defuniak Springs. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. 

 

Teens 15-19 are eligible and MUST have a valid Learner’s Permit/Florida Operators License for at least 6 months and participants must provide their own car. A current copy of a driver license, vehicle registration and insurance is required.  The class is limited to 12 students and all others will be placed on a waiting list for future classes.

 

The Teen Driver Challenge is not an advanced driving course. It is a defensive driving program that covers the following topics and driving exercises:

 

Classroom Topics (4 Hours)

·         Vehicle Dynamics

·         Human Factors

·         Responsibility

·         Liability

·         Drug and Alcohol Use

·         Night Driving

·         Aggressive Driving and Road Rage

Driving Range Exercises (8 Hours)

·         Threshold, ABS, and Emergency Breaking

·         Evasive Maneuvers

·         Cornering

·         Backing

·         Forward and Reverse Serpentine

·         Figure 8

·         Off Road Recovery

·         Skid Control

 

The program is backed by the Florida Sheriff’s Association (FSA) and supported by the Sheriff.  For more information please contact your student’s School Resource Deputy.

 

 

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Most children think of school as their second home - a place where they feel safe.  On Monday, August 18, students will return to school and the Walton County Sheriff’s Office wants to remind motorists to allow for extra traveling time and be alert for school zones and school buses. The fine for failing to stop for a school bus in Walton County is $161.00.  Motorists are prohibited by state law to pass a school bus that is displaying a “stop” signal.  All traffic in both directions must come to a complete stop for school buses that are stopped, displaying the “stop” signal.  Traffic traveling in the opposite direction is exempt from stopping if the roadway is separated by a fence or other physical barrier or by an unpaved median at least five feet wide. The Sheriff’s Office asks all drivers, especially teenagers to drive safely and defensively. Using hand held devices greatly increases risk for traffic crashes.  Keep your attention on the road and remember if you are caught speeding in a school zone fines range from $151.00 to $451.00. 

 

The Sheriff’s Office works extremely hard with the Walton County School District to implement new programs and provide students with the safest learning environment through our School Resource Deputy Program. There are currently 15 dedicated officers that are placed in the elementary, middle and high schools. Sheriff Adkinson encourages parents and students to contact their School Resource Deputy at any time for any reason. 

 

 

The Walton County Sheriff’s Office is encouraging citizens and businesses to use a FREE resource to protect valuable property.  LeadsOnline, the nation’s largest online investigation system, aides law enforcement agencies to solve cases, recover stolen property, provide rapid electronic access to transactions from thousands of reporting businesses including scrap metal processors, secondhand stores, Internet drop-off stores, and pawn shops across the country, as well as critical information from eBay listings for criminal investigations. The WCSO currently uses LeadsOnline, which can also help the community at large by keeping a secure, online record of high value items.  Citizens can visit https://www.reportit.leadsonline.com/ to store serial numbers, item descriptions, pictures and scanned receipts of personal property which can be easily identified in the event of theft or loss.  The Sheriff’s Office encourages businesses to also register such as second hand dealers and can do so by visiting https://www.leadsonline.com/main/registration/businesses/businesses_register.php.

 

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The Walton County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Daniella Aldrich, 17, of Santa Rosa Beach.  Aldrich was last seen by her mother on Monday, August 11th.  Aldrich is 5’7, weighs 120 lbs and has pale skin, long brown hair and brown eyes.  She was last seen wearing short denim shorts with a black tank top and black vans shoes.  She wears prescription glasses and was carrying a black purse.  Anyone with information on Daniella Aldrich is asked to please contact Sergeant Angie Hogeboom at the Walton County Sheriff’s Office at 850.892.8111.