Posted on: December 30, 2016

Winter 2017 Activity Guides Available Online

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Play Pensacola's Winter 2017 Activity Guide is now available online!

Play Pensacola Parks and Recreation has a newly designed Activity Guide for Winter 2017. Now called The Playbook, the 36-page activity guide is a great resource for Pensacola citizens and visitors to find all of the fun and exciting recreation opportuniti...

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Posted on: May 15, 2014

Food Trucks Pilot Program initiated

Today, the City of Pensacola initiated a six-month Food Trucks Pilot Program. For more information, visit cityofpensacola.com/foodtrucks, which has been updated to include the requirements of the program, a program application and checklist, frequently as...Read on...

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Warrant sweep nets four arrests; investigation continues

More than a dozen officers worked a five-hour sweep Tuesday night in search of 14 people who had outstanding warrants.At the end of the night, four people had been taken into custody, and the search continues for the remaining 10. All of the suspects are ...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Man who tried to steal elderly woman's purse arrested

A man who tried to steal an
elderly woman’s purse from her while she was entering a local business lastmonth has been arrested.<_o3a_p>

Kannon Erich Kirchharr, 18, of
the 5500 block of Chipper Lane, Pace, was arrested this afternoon. He wascharged with...

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

Four people injured when car hits bus

Four people were injured this afternoon after a car ran a stop sign and struck an ECAT bus in downtown Pensacola.The crash occurred around 2 p.m. at the intersection of South E and West Government streets.Officer Ronald Boutin said Rachel Wehring, 22, of ...

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Posted on: December 27, 2016

Officer Greg Robichaud retires

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A man who taught defensive tactics, gun laws and basic policing principles to many law enforcement officers has retired.

Officer Greg Robichaud retired Monday (Dec. 26) after 26 years with the Pensacola Police Department.

Robichaud was hired by the Pensacol...

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Posted on: December 23, 2016

Armed robbery suspect arrested

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A man wanted for robbing an employee of a Pensacola business at gunpoint on Tuesday has been arrested.Marsarius Savontae Evans, aka “T.T.”, 26, no permanent address, was arrested this afternoon at a residence in the 2400 block of North...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Warrant issued for man who robbed store employee

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A warrant has been issued for a man who robbed an employee of a Pensacola business at gunpoint on Tuesday.Marsarius Savontae Evans, aka “T.T.”, 26, no permanent address, is wanted for armed robbery, possession of a firearm by a convict...

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Posted on: December 20, 2016

Police searching for man who robbed store employee this morning

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No one was injured this morning when a man robbed an employee of a Pensacola business at gunpoint.The incident occurred around 6:45 a.m. at the Smart Fill, 4306 N. Davis Highway.The suspect entered the store, grabbed a 27-year-old female clerk by the arm,...

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Posted on: December 13, 2016

Coffee with a Cop set for December 16

Friday will once again be an opportunity for people to visit local establishments, get a cup of coffee – or not – and talk with Pensacola Police officers.

The second Coffee with a Cop this year is scheduled from 7 to 9 .m. this Friday, Dec. 16,...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

PPD Officer Charles Restifo named the department's Officer of the Year for 2017

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Charles Restifo has been a Pensacola Police officer for approximately 19 months, and already has earned numerous awards and recognitions for his pro-active approach to his job.

In recognition of those achievements, Pensacola Police Chief David Alexander II...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Woman dies from injuries she received in traffic crash December 10

A Pensacola woman has died from injuries she received in a single-vehicle crash early Saturday morning.

According to Officer Ronald Boutin the woman - Samantha Viola, 30 - was driving a blue 2004 Kia Spectra northbound on North Palafox Street when she fail...

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Posted on: August 8, 2016

PPD Crime Stats Down for First Half of 2016

Crime Stats from January to June 2016

Semi-annual crime statistics for the Pensacola Police Department show a 6.3 percent decrease in crime within city limits for the same time period last year.

“I am pleased with these results,” said Pensacola Police Chief David Alexander III. “I believe ...Read on...

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Posted on: December 14, 2015

Pensacola Police Department to deploy upgraded communications system

On Tuesday, December 15, Pensacola Police Department will begin using a new mission-critical communications system that will improve interoperability between counties for first responder coordination and response.

The City of Pensacola will connect to ...Read on...


Posted on: December 6, 2016

Pensacola Featured in Where to Retire Magazine

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Pensacola, FL, has been selected a top retirement destination by Where to Retire, the only magazine in America geared toward helping people with retirement relocation decisions. Pensacola is profiled in a feature titled “8 Tax-Friendly Towns&...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

The collection schedule for the week is changed as follows.  All collections normally scheduled for Monday, January 16th will be made on Tuesday.  All collections normally scheduled for Tuesday will be made on Wednesday.  Thursd...

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

January 28, 2017 Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup Day

This month's clean up area covers the downtown area from Cervantes Street to the water on the south and from North E Street over to the water on the east.  See the link at the very bottom of this page for a map of the cleanup area. Do pl...

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Posted on: July 15, 2015

Traffic Advisory-Intendencia St (S Jefferson to S Tarragona)-July 15, 2015 approx 30 months

The section of East Intendencia Street between South Jefferson Street and South Tarragona Street will close beginning July 15, 2015.

The road closure is to assist in the ongoing demolition of the old Pensacola News Journal building and the construction...Read on...