Keys medical examiner heading to Tennessee, interim coroner is tapped – KeysNet


Keys medical examiner heading to Tennessee, interim coroner is tapped
KeysNet
In July 2003, Beaver was taken into protective custody under the state's Baker Act after what Volusia County Sheriff's Office deputies described as a possible suicide attempt, according to reports in the Daytona Beach News-Journal and Orlando Sentinel.

SC mom who drove van into ocean, now charged with attempted murder – WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC


SC mom who drove van into ocean, now charged with attempted murder
WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
The Volusia County Sheriff's Office website indicates they will book Ebony Wilkerson, 32, Friday and hold her without bond. She has spent the past few days at Halifax Health Medical Center undergoing a mental health evaluation under the Baker Act. The ...

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Why Couldn’t Minivan Mom Be Stopped? No Law Against ‘Crazy,’ Experts Say – NBCNews.com (blog)


Why Couldn't Minivan Mom Be Stopped? No Law Against 'Crazy,' Experts Say
NBCNews.com (blog)
Volusia County Sheriff's Office officials told the Associated Press that Wilkerson was being evaluated under Florida's Baker Act, a law that allows authorities to involuntarily take people into custody if they seem to be a threat to themselves and ...

Woman allegedly mentioned demons before going into ocean – First Coast News


Woman allegedly mentioned demons before going into ocean
First Coast News
Officers found that Wilkerson did not make any statements that she was suicidal or homicidal, according to Volusia County Sheriff Ben F. Johnson said Wednesday. If she had, Johnson said would have been taken into custody under the Baker Act. Johnson ...

Robbery suspect arrested after checking into hospital, police say – Daytona Beach News-Journal


Robbery suspect arrested after checking into hospital, police say
Daytona Beach News-Journal
People may also enter the hospital voluntarily under the Baker Act. After Robinson was medically cleared, he was arrested and transferred to the Volusia County Branch Jail on $100,000 bail, Flynt said. Robbery suspect arrested after checking into ...

Robbery suspect is arrested after he checks himself into the hospital, police say – Daytona Beach News-Journal


Robbery suspect is arrested after he checks himself into the hospital, police say
Daytona Beach News-Journal
People may also enter the hospital voluntarily under the Baker Act. After Robinson was medically cleared, he was arrested and transferred to the Volusia County Branch Jail on $100,000 bail, Flynt said. Robbery suspect is arrested after he checks ...

Missing New Smyrna Beach woman found, deputies say – WESH Orlando


WESH Orlando

Missing New Smyrna Beach woman found, deputies say
WESH Orlando
... woods and was carrying a blanket, deputies said. Her family said they were concerned because Weeks has medical problems and was upset when she left. Volusia County Sheriff's Department officials said Weeks was committed under the Baker Act. Tweet ...