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Florida Court Hearing Appeal of Case Involving Facial Recognition Technology

March 12, 2018
The court battle, regarded by researchers as the first of its kind in the country to consider how the surveillance tool can be used in a criminal case, is being waged over a statewide biometric database of faces run out of the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office — one that extends to anyone with a Florida driver’s license despite their criminal histories, or lack thereof.

Authorities Say They Foiled Mass Shooting at FL Mosque

December 5, 2017
The investigation started when the Sheriff’s Office received a tip from a citizen that Bolatete “expressed a hatred for Muslims and made a specific threat to ‘shoot up’ a mosque,” according to the complaint.

Video: FL Detective Taunts Man Being Sentenced for Shooting Him, Says He'll Need a Lot of Lube

December 1, 2017
"I will take those bullets instead of a fellow officer or innocent bystander," the officer, who was ambushed by Rojas, said on the stand. "When I brought the fight back, you ran like a coward."

FL Detective Taunts Man Being Sentenced for Shooting Him, Says He'll Need a Lot of Lube

December 1, 2017
"I will take those bullets instead of a fellow officer or innocent bystander," the officer, who was ambushed by Rojas, said on the stand. "When I brought the fight back, you ran like a coward." More Here.

FL Officer Shot in Face Gets Visit from Country Singer

November 15, 2017
A Florida police officer who was shot in the face earlier this year got a visit from country music star Chris Stapleton.

FL Trainer Injured by Marking Round

September 28, 2017
A retired veteran Jacksonville sheriff’s officer was injured Wednesday morning during a training exercise when a member fired a gun loaded with marking rounds at him, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

Jacksonville Deputies Rescue Pets Affected by Irma

September 14, 2017
The Jacksonville (FL) Police Department has been busy rescuing people affected by Hurricane Irma, as well as people's pets.

2 Florida Looters Arrested for Stealing Power Pole

September 14, 2017
Two men were arrested Wednesday after an officer found a utility pole strapped to the top of a vehicle in Jacksonville, FL, days after Hurricane Irma spawned severe flooding in the city.

4 Florida Officers Shot, 1 Killed

August 19, 2017
One police officer was killed and three wounded in nighttime shootings in two Florida cities where the officers were responding to suspected drug activity and reports of a suicide attempt, police said Saturday.

FL K-9 Officer Shot in Face, Bank Robbery Suspect Killed in Pursuit

July 26, 2017
A veteran Jacksonville, FL, K-9 officer is in stable condition after he was shot in the face during the Tuesday afternoon pursuit of a bank robbery suspect. The suspect was killed in a shootout with the wounded officer and a detective.

FL Officer Buys New Tires for Man With Broken Bike

July 6, 2017
Officer Hightower went to the store and bought two new mountain bike tires for the man so he could safely ride his bicycle.

FL SWAT Team Rescues Hostages, Ends Bank Standoff

December 1, 2016
A bank robbery suspect who took hostages Thursday morning inside a Community First Credit Union in Jacksonville, FL, is in custody and the 11 hostages were freed safely thanks to the SWAT team, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

FL Officer Injured During Hurricane Loses Leg to Flesh-Eating Bacteria

October 26, 2016
A Jacksonville Sheriff's Office police officer lost his leg after an injury that he suffered while responding to a call during Hurricane Matthew.

Filmmaker Examines 'Officer Involved' Shootings

March 21, 2016
Filmmaker Patrick Shaver spent the last two years traveling the country to talk with officers who have been involved in on-the-job shootings, to find out their struggles and how they cope for a documentary.

Off-Duty Jacksonville Detective Shot, Critically Wounded Making Traffic Stop

March 9, 2016
An off-duty Jacksonville, FL, sheriff's detective was taking his son to school when he was shot and critically wounded during an impromptu traffic stop, police said Wednesday.

Jacksonville Officer Seriously Injured in "Shop with a Cop" Motorcycle Crash

December 21, 2015
According to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office (which handles law enforcement in Jacksonville), two drivers stopped for Harris, obscuring the view of the driver in the outside lane, who struck Harris.

Steelers' Quarterback Announces K-9 Grant for Florida Sheriff

October 3, 2014
Pittsburgh Steelers' Super Bowl Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger announced the third grant of the 2014-15 season from the Ben Roethlisberger Foundation at The Giving Back Fund. The Foundation will be distributing a grant to the Jacksonville (Fla.) Sheriff's Office to help purchase a new K-9.

Florida Officer Shot During Traffic Stop

April 24, 2014
As Benson exited his vehicle, police say Goins pointed a gun out of the driver's side window and shot Benson in the arm. Benson was able to take cover and return fire.

What It's Like to Be Shot

September 17, 2013

Perhaps the most significant factor in an officer's ability to recover from a shooting incident is the level of support offered to him by his department. Departments that provide post-shooting support and advocate for their officers in the media and with health care providers are more likely to benefit from their actions in the long run.

GM To Offer 'Limited' Police Chevy Impala In 2014

December 3, 2012
The automaker's law enforcement vehicles manager told POLICE its front-wheel drive patrol car will be offered exclusively to fleets, including law enforcement, in 2014 under the nameplate Impala Limited.
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