Badlands V: This time it’s War


Press Release: The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is hosting another “Operation Clean Sweep” event in the Warrington community on Thursday, April 28, 2011. The clean-up will begin at 8:00 am at the Marie Ella Davis Center at 16 Raymond Street in Pensacola.

The focus of “Operation Clean Sweep” is to work with Neighborhood Watch groups, residents, churches and business owners to control and prevent the damaging effects of criminal activity through eradication, enforcement and education. The Operation Task Force works closely with Escambia County Animal Control, Environmental Law Enforcement, the United States Military, Escambia County Roads and Bridges and Neighborhood Watch groups to clean up neighborhoods and educate citizens on preventive measures that could be implemented to minimize possible crimes.

For more information on future clean ups, or to volunteer, contact P.O.C. Captain Tharp (850) 554-1384 or Deputy Wiggins (850) 554-1362. For more information on starting a Neighborhood Watch in your community, or to join an existing group, call David Craig (850) 436-9281 or go online at