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Miami Police Veteran Named Department's New Chief

December 16, 2014
On Monday, after 27 years climbing the ladder, Llanes got his wish. City Manager Daniel Alfonso picked the department lifer and assistant chief to lead the city’s high-profile, 1,150-member department.

Florida Sheriff's Office Empowers Law Enforcement with New World Systems' Technology

December 5, 2014
The Walton County (Fla.) Sheriff's Office selected New World's Aegis Public Safety Software Suite, providing new software solutions for the agency's Computer Aided Dispatch, Law Enforcement Records Management, Corrections Management, Decision Support, Mobile Messaging and Field Reporting abilities.

4 Florida Dispatchers Placed on Leave After Deputy's Ambush Murder

December 4, 2014
The memo discusses problems with the agency's "premise hazards and notifications," which are designed to give first responders any pertinent information about an address where they've been sent, including potential known dangers.

Florida Firefighter Killed in Standoff with Police

November 24, 2014
A Bradenton, Fla., firefighter is dead after a standoff Sunday evening between him and Bradenton Police Department officers.

Florida Man Who Ambushed and Killed Deputy Made Previous Threats

November 24, 2014
A man who had made previous threats against police set his house on fire Saturday and ambushed the first sheriff's deputy who responded, fatally shooting the deputy and wounding another before he was killed by a police officer who lives nearby, a law enforcement official said.

Video: 3 Shot at Florida State, Campus and Local Police Kill Gunman

November 20, 2014
More than 300 students scrambled for exits or ducked for cover when the shooting began at Strozier Library. Officers responding to 911 calls confronted the gunman and ordered him to drop his weapon.

3 Shot at Florida State, Campus and Local Police Kill Gunman

November 20, 2014

More than 300 students scrambled for exits or ducked for cover when the shooting began at Strozier Library. Officers responding to 911 calls confronted the gunman and ordered him to drop his weapon. More Here.

Fla. Officer Shot Sergeant Girlfriend, Killed Himself

November 7, 2014
The report found that Officer Luis "David" Monroig shot Sgt. Amy Young and then himself in the head. The shooting happened in an Estero home where the pair lived. The couple had six children between them from previous relationships.

Miami Officer Arrested, Charged with Protecting Drug Dealer

October 30, 2014
Miami officer Jose Maldonado-Dick was arrested Wednesday after reporting to work. He's been charged with two counts of cocaine trafficking and two counts of being unlawfully rewarded while working as a cop.

Tampa to Build $5.4 Million Police Shooting Range

October 24, 2014
Despite one council member's objections, police officers in Tampa, Fla., will once again be able to conduct firearms training inside their city, thanks to a City Council vote to spend nearly $4.8 million on a new police shooting range and firearms training facility.

Handcuffed Man Jumps from Orlando Balcony, Dies to Escape Arrest

October 16, 2014
The death will be investigated by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement but according to Orlando police, Pugh and another man, 20-year-old Daivion Gregory-Osaghae, were involved in a hit-and-run crash just before 5 a.m. Wednesday.

Florida Police Union Wants Say About Body Camera Policy

October 14, 2014
The Gulf Coast Chapter of the Florida Police Benevolent Association is asking the Fort Myers police chief for bargaining rights in the implementation of the department's new body camera policy.

Florida Suspect Wanted in K-9 Drowning Turns Self In

October 9, 2014
The St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office told CBS Miami 26-year-old Brandon Allison turned himself in Wednesday after a nearly 24-hour search.

Florida K-9 Reportedly Drowned by Suspect

October 7, 2014
Deputy Farrah Ashe and her K-9, named Baron, were tracking Allison when she heard Baron engage with a man in the woods and when she arrived, she found the dog unresponsive in water and the suspect gone.

Tampa Officer Hit By Wrong Way Driver

October 7, 2014
The crash was the latest in an unsettling trend in the Tampa area in which wrong-way drivers have caused crashes, many of them fatal. In most of the cases, alcohol played a role, authorities said.

Tiny Florida Town Shuts Down Police Department

October 2, 2014

The City Council of a tiny north Florida town known as one of the nation's worst speed traps has voted to disband its small police force. The Waldo City Council on Tuesday voted 4-1 to eliminate the department just weeks after the chief and interim chief resigned because of state investigations into many issues, including an illegal ticket quota. More Here.

Tiny Florida Town Shuts Down Police Department

October 2, 2014
Alleged "speed trap" town of Waldo votes to get rid of its police department.

Video: Florida Police Investigate Stun Gun Incident

October 2, 2014
Tallahassee Police released a video showing an officer deploying an ECW on a woman walking away from him.

Florida Police Investigate Stun Gun Incident

October 2, 2014

A Florida police officer is on administrative leave after he fired a stun gun into a 62-year-old woman's back during an arrest. Editor's Note: video includes crude language. Tallahassee Police Chief Michael DeLeo said there will be an internal affairs investigation of the Tuesday incident. More Here.

Florida Officer TASERs Dog Attacking Man

September 25, 2014

A pit bull that was Tasered twice by a Flagler County, Fla., sheriff’s deputy and later euthanized “chewed its way through the door” of a bedroom and bit a total of three people before animal control officers could contain the dog, according to a sheriff’s report. More Here.

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