Jacksonville Fire & Rescue is sending out a warning about using lithium batteries, if you’re not careful, they can produce a major fire hazard. Firefighters tell News4JAX they are seeing more calls for service because of these batteries. Lithium batteries are used in things like cell phones, portable chargers, andContinue Reading

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office released two sketches Wednesday in hopes of identifying the skeletal remains found in a wooded area. The remains of a white male were found on August 9, 2022 in the 6400 block of Barnes Road. Through skeletal and dental x-rays, a composite sketch was completed. TheContinue Reading

A Special Investigatory Committee on JEA matters is proposing new legislation designed to force city council members to comply with investigations. This was after City Council President Terrance Freeman reopened the committee to investigate Council Member LeAnna Cumber’s connections to the canceled sale of JEA. “Yeah, that we bring toContinue Reading

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office along with U.S. Marshals on Tuesday arrested a man accused in a 2018 murder on the city’s Westside. According to JSO, John Dawsey, 34, was found shot on a sidewalk in the Woodstock neighborhood on Dec. 23 and died at the hospital. Witnesses told police several suspects ranContinue Reading