Escambia Sheriff’s Office Molino Precinct To Reopen Next Month

January 24, 2021

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office will reopen their Molino Precinct next month.

The public will be invited to the opening with Sheriff Chip Simmons on Saturday, February 20 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be served.

Following his swearing in on January 5, Simmons told NorthEscambia.com that he would reopen the precincts in Molino and Perdido.

The reopening ceremony for the Perdido Precinct has been set for Saturday, February 6 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. with Simmons. Hamburgers and hot dogs will also be served.

Pictured: The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office Molino. NorthEscambia.com photo, click to enlarge.

Comments

8 Responses to “Escambia Sheriff’s Office Molino Precinct To Reopen Next Month”

  1. Jay Girl on January 26th, 2021 11:23 pm

    I am proud to see that all of the good people that voted for Sheriff Chip Simmons didn’t go to waste. I see here where he is going to open the Molino Sub-station. Maybe the traffic will slow down for the residents in this small community. Now, I am telling on myself. I am guilty of having gone over the speed limit in this area when I go to my doctors in Pensacola, but I can assure each and every one of you that I will not be doing this again. Thank you for listening and thank you Sheriff Simmons for keeping your promises!

  2. barbara agerton on January 26th, 2021 4:30 pm

    Bravo!

  3. David on January 24th, 2021 4:53 pm

    @ Steve
    “Not sure how its going to help anything…?)
    You were whining like a bad rear end when they shut it down.
    Perhaps you can leave and be happy with….what ever
    If they would have a naysayer in the midst as yourself guy.

  4. Steve on January 24th, 2021 12:17 pm

    Not sure how this is gonna help anything. Not like the police gonna be there and calling on the phone is much easier and safer “covid”…
    But it sounds like a feel good measure.
    Better idea is to get more police for this area and have them roam 24 7 in the residential and business areas to keep thieves at bay.

  5. JTV on January 24th, 2021 11:06 am

    Great move, should have never been closed

  6. Anne on January 24th, 2021 7:38 am

    HOPEFULLY, with Sheriff Simmons at the lead of ECSO there will be a change in the way things worked – or didn’t – under the previous administration which will ATTRACT New Sworn Law Enforcement Officers.
    The staffing of OUR outlying precincts is important to We the People as it gives a sense of security and nearby policing presence.
    Thank YOU, Sheriff Simmons, for helping put Deputies back into the neighborhoods.
    Body cameras are a GREAT idea to show completely what took place when your officers are in a situation. Many bad people out there.
    BE SAFE and Prayers for our LEO and First Responders and Military.
    GOD Bless the USA.

  7. Liz on January 24th, 2021 4:49 am

    Why was it closed to begin with? That area needs those officers’ presence. I know firsthand because I’ve called them at various times in the last 3 years for thefts to my property, animals out in the road from farms, family squabbles, etc. So glad the deputies are back. It’s gotten crazy in this Molino area since moving here in 2017. Welcome back!

  8. Win on January 24th, 2021 3:03 am

    Hopefully the presense of officers will result in people people thinking twice. I am happy about this change..

    Will this event have any exhibits? My young child (actually baby) has not been around officers yet. I’d love to let her see one in uniform, maybe look inside a car, see the lights, and even hear the radios. I want her to grow up respecting their authority. The earlier exposure the better. I know opportunities like happen at festivals and things- so wanted to know if the open house would have anything. If so, I’ll try to be off work to be there.





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