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Felon arrested for impersonating a police officer; case could be much larger

// Ocala, Florida -- Ocala Police have arrested a man who witnesses say conducted a traffic stop and pretended to be...
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OPD is on the hunt for credit card skimmers

// Ocala, Florida -- On Friday, May 8, 2015, between the hours of 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m., detectives from the...
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Ocala police officer died from his injuries after training accident

// An Ocala police officer has died as the result of an accidental shooting that occurred on Monday. According to Ocala Police...
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Father choked daughter at Stevi B’s pizza buffet

// Ocala, Florida -- Ocala police responded to Stevi B's, located at 3101 SW 34th Avenue, Ocala, in reference to an...
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OPD: Cruelty toward child and drug charges for Ocala father

// Ocala, Florida -- A career criminal remains behind bars after Ocala police attempted to serve a trespass warning, but instead...
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Spring Manor Apartments officially considered a nuisance property

// Ocala, Florida -- Citizens of Ocala that wanted Spring Manor Apartments shut down, might soon get their wish. Back in June,...
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OPD: Drunk driver crashed into house

// Ocala, Florida -- On January 21, 2015, at approximately 7:04 p.m., Ocala police responded to the 4400 block of Northeast...
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Curfew warning; keep children off the streets after dark

// Ocala, Florida — In May, Ocala Post told you about the curfew being enforced by the Ocala Police Department. However,...
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Sunday night shooting at Spring Manor Apartments

// Ocala, Florida -- Once again, residents of Spring Manor Apartments, Ocala, listened to helicopters as they flew over the apartment...
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Shooting at Vanguard High School; 2 injured

//   Ocala, Florida -- Ocala police said two people were injured at Vanguard High School Friday night after someone opened fire...
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Ocala police officer fired following sex case

// Ocala, Florida -- Last year, Ocala Post reported on Bennie L. Wilson, III, 41, the now former Ocala police officer...
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Off-duty deputy disarmed suspect at Ocala restaurant

// Ocala, Florida -- On January 14, 2015, at approximately 8:55pm, officers responded to the El Toreo restaurant, located at 3510...
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Sex predator threatened to kill teen victim; mother was dating the suspect

// Ocala, Florida -- Edwin R. Bermudez, 37, will remain behind bars following his January 7, arrest. According to reports, on January...
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A teacher & military veteran has chosen Ocala to live homeless

// Ocala, Florida -- In July 2014, Tom Rebman, an English teacher in a Title 1 middle school in Orlando, Florida,...
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Local prostitute told undercover officer, no butt

Ocala, Florida -- On April 22, 2014, the Unified Drug Enforcement Strike Team (UDEST) conducted a "Prostitution" operation throughout Marion County, Florida. At approximately 4...
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Prostitute claimed she just wanted companionship

  Ocala, Florida -- The Unified Drug Enforcement Strike Team (UDEST) recently conducted a prostitution operation through Marion County for the sole purpose of identifying...