Sheriff's Office News Releases

Arrest Made in Attempted Kidnapping at Wal-Mart

Published: Fri, March 24, 2017
Osceola County, Florida – Osceola County Sheriff’s Detectives arrested Luis Alberto Davila-Quinones D.O.B. 02/09/1973 for Attempted Kidnapping. The incident occurred on March 19, 2017, at the Wal-Mart Store in Poinciana, located at 904 Cypress Parkway Kissimmee, FL 34758, when the suspect approached a child in the parking lot and...

Bus Driver Charged with Additional Charges

Published: Fri, March 24, 2017
Osceola County, Florida – On March 17, 2017, Osceola County Sheriff’s Office Detectives arrested Jonathan Cory Widows D.O.B. 12/29/1992 for 10 counts of Possession of Child Pornography. During a subsequent forensic search of his electronic devices, Detectives discovered numerous additional images of Child Pornography. On March 24, 2017, Detectives...

Sexual Predator Notification- Jeffrey Gellis

Published: Wed, March 22, 2017
The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office is advising the public about Jeffery Gellis D.O.B. 11/20/1964, a sexual predator, who has moved to a new address. Gellis is living at 2550 E. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy., Room 112, Kissimmee, FL  34744. Gellis is currently on supervised probation. Gellis was convicted of...

Attempt to Identify Suspect

Published: Mon, March 20, 2017
Osceola County, FL – Osceola County Sheriff’s Detectives are asking for help in the identification of a suspect involved in a possible, attempted, child abduction. The incident occurred on Sunday, March 19, 2017, at the Wal-Mart Store in Poinciana, located at 904 Cypress Parkway Kissimmee, FL 34759. The suspect...

Arrest Made for Possession of Child Pornography

Published: Fri, March 17, 2017
Osceola County, Florida – Osceola County Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested Jonathan Cory Widows, D.O.B. 12/29/1992, for 10 counts of Possession of Child Pornography. The investigation began when detectives received tips about Mr. Widows downloading imaging of child pornography. Detectives developed enough probable cause to apply for and obtain a...

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

Published: Wed, March 15, 2017
Osceola County, Florida – Over St. Patrick’s Day Weekend, many individuals will be drinking. If you’re celebrating with alcohol, the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office has a message for you: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over.  Due to the increase in drunk-driving-related fatalities around holidays each year, the Osceola County...