FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

Top News

Wanted Suspect Arrested After Facebook Rant To Sheriff

July 15, 2013  | 

Photo via Pasco County SO/Facebook.
Photo via Pasco County SO/Facebook.
A suspect featured on the Pasco County (Fla.) Sheriff's Office Facebook page as a "Fugitive of the Day" was arrested after posting a series of irate comments on the page.

Matthew Oliver, 23, was arrested Friday afternoon—two days after the Wednesday post on the social media network. Oliver had a warrant for his arrest as a robbery suspect.

The morning of the post, Oliver began posting angry comments where he accused the sheriff's office of "slandering my name" and attacked the "fools investigating crimes." He posted that he couldn't have been involved in the robbery because he was cut during "an mma fight got mrsa and almost died."

The post garnered more than 400 comments and was followed by an updated posted on Friday announcing Oliver's arrest.


Comments (1)

Displaying 1 - 1 of 1

VoiceOfReason @ 7/17/2013 9:18 AM

In the voice of Napolean Dynamite..."IDIOT!!"

Join the Discussion





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

Griffeye Announces Enhanced Ability to Efficiently Analyze Video Content
Griffeye's Analyze 16.1 increases processing speeds and identification of significant...
Drug Task Force Delivers Suspect in Cold Case Homicide Using Vigilant Solutions LPR
The 21st Judicial District Drug Task Force in Tennessee used its Vigilant Solutions...
California Agency Upgrades Communications System, Adds IPT Batteries
Although the Murrietta Police Department was happy with its new radios, the agency looked...
Because of Encryption FBI Can't Unlock San Bernardino Terrorists' Phones
Months after the tragic shooting at a health clinic in San Bernardino, FBI agents are...
Twitter Shuts Down 125K Terrorist Accounts
Well-known social networking service Twitter Inc. has suspended 125,000 accounts for...

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Rank:
Agency:
Address:
City:
State:
  
Zip Code:
 
Country:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine