Jeff Bryan
Capt. David Pistarelli, the assistant bureau chief of community policing for the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, addresses the City Council at its May 13 special workshop to discuss a potential takeover of the Dunnellon Police Department.
FUTURE OF DUNNELLON POLICE DEPARTMENT: No decision made; talks will continue

Should the City Council choose to disband the Dunnellon Police Department, the $450,000-plus city taxpayers would pay for law enforcement services does not guarantee a regular 24-hour patrol throughout the city, officials learned May 13 at the special workshop.