Dash cam release showed Marlon Brown being run over by police car

Dash cam release showed Marlon Brown being run over by police car

  DeLand, Florida — DeLand Police Officer James Harris was fired from his job after he accidentally ran over Marlon Robert Brown as he was fleeing from officers. FHP spokesperson, Sgt. Kim Montes, says 38-year old Marlon Robert Brown “failed to stop” for a Volusia County deputy who attempted to pull him over for a […]

Human Remains Found In Polk County

Human Remains Found In Polk County

  Polk County, Florida — Homicide detectives in Polk County are conducting a death investigation after a man found human bones in the woods. It was around 8:55 a.m. Tuesday, September 17, 2013, when a witness from Tampa was looking for scrap metal along North Wabash Avenue in Lakeland, between Memorial Blvd and Crutchfield Road, […]

Christopher Dwight Allen Forensic Investigator Arrested

Christopher Dwight Allen Forensic Investigator Arrested

Jacksonville, Florida — A forensic investigator has been arrested after reports of jewelry of a deceased woman being stolen led investigators directly to him. Agents from the Florida department of Law Enforcement arrested Christopher Dwight Allen, 46, of St. John’s on September 13, 2013, on charges of official misconduct, dealing in stolen property, and false […]

John Paul Stanton Arrested For Promoting Sex With Children

John Paul Stanton Arrested For Promoting Sex With Children

Brooksville, Florida — A man in Brooksville has been arrested for promoting sexual performance by a child following the execution of a search warrant on his home.           John Paul Stanton, 31, of Brooksville was arrested on September 10, 2013, by The Florida Department of Law Enforcement Tampa Bay Regional Operations […]

Winn-Dixie “buy one get one free” scam

Winn-Dixie “buy one get one free” scam

When you see the Winn-Dixie sale paper do you rush out to take advantage of the BOGO sales? Well you may want to think twice before you reach your hand into your wallet. Ocala Post was contacted by a Winn-Dixie employee who gave us some information that was quite a shock. This employee does not […]

Ocklawaha man charged with premeditated murder

Ocklawaha man charged with premeditated murder

Ocklawaha, Florida — On August 28, 2013, the Marion County Sheriffs received a 911 call from Robin McCumber, telling dispatchers she had done a well check on her neighbor. Robin stated that she had walked to the neighbor’s house and noticed the door was ajar and that it was covered in blood. Robin told dispatchers […]

Marion County Commissioners Admit They Did Not Comply With State Law Rejecting Blair’s Request

Marion County Commissioners Admit They Did Not Comply With State Law Rejecting Blair’s Request

  Marion County, Florida — It appears the county tried to pull the wool over Sheriff Blair’s eyes. The commission recently snubbed Blair, turning his budget proposal down. County Commission Chairwoman Kathy Bryant and County Attorney Guy Minter confirmed that the commission’s rejection of Blair’s request did not comply with a state law that grants […]

Once Again No Charges For George Zimmerman

  Lake Mary, Florida — Shellie Zimmerman dialed 911 claiming George Zimmerman was threatening to shoot her. Police say that based on video surveillance footage from inside the house charges will not be filed. Investigators say the surveillance system was set up inside the home after George Zimmerman was acquitted of shooting and killing Trayvon […]

George Zimmerman Being Questioned

George Zimmerman Being Questioned

  Lake Mary, Florida — Shellie Zimmerman has recently taken criticism from the public claiming she is out for the money George Zimmerman stands to gain in a lawsuit filed against NBC and Al Sharpton for editing 911 tapes during the Zimmerman Trail involving the death of Trayvon Martin. Many believe Shellie Zimmerman is purposely […]

Sanford Police Officer Involved With Drug Dealer

Sanford Police Officer Involved With Drug Dealer

  Two people have been arrested by the DEA after a five-month long investigation into a drug trafficking ring that spread into two different counties in Central Florida. Damieian Troviero Tillman,40, of Lake Mary and 33-year-old Elizabeth Ann Taylor of Casselberry were both arrested Thursday after the DEA says the pair had worked together for […]

Man Fondles Disabled Boy In A Park After Father Walks Away

Man Fondles Disabled Boy In A Park After Father Walks Away

Pinellas County — A 71-year-old man is in jail after Clearwater police say he sexually abused a disabled teenager. It was at Sand Key Park where police arrested Robert Eugene Mullins,71, for the alleged sexual molestation of a 16-year-old boy who has cerebral palsy. After the boy’s father walked away from the immediate area with […]

Common Core Or Rotten To The Core

Common Core Or Rotten To The Core

Common Core, a term that many parents across the U.S. are all too familiar with in the education system. Most recently in Florida, where Common Core was initiated for the 2013 school year for second through 12th grades.     Parents are seeing an increase in Homework as well as an increase in the difficulty. […]

Venomous Lion Fish Taking Over Florida’s Coast Line

Venomous Lion Fish Taking Over Florida’s Coast Line

  Florida has a species of fish lurking in the water that could cause major damage to the marine life. Officials say the Lion Fish was caught in Brevard County over Labor Day Weekend at Port Canaveral’s Jetty Park. Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission say the fish are venomous and they need to be kept […]

Hillsborough Woman Jailed After Attacking Deputies

Hillsborough Woman Jailed After Attacking Deputies

A woman from Hillsborough County is in jail today on multiple charges after attacking deputies. The arrest came early Sunday when deputies arrived at the home of Tracy Lynn Hawley-50, located at 11267 Creek Haven drive in Riverview to perform a well check on her. According to police reports, Hawley then armed herself with a […]

DUI – We See You Before You See Us Campaign

DUI – We See You Before You See Us Campaign

Ocala, Florida – If you drink and drive in Ocala, beware, the Ocala Police Department is joining with law enforcement throughout the nation for the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign August 17 to September 3, 2012. The Ocala Police Department announces the August/Labor Day DUI Crackdown. The Ocala Police Department Joins National Crackdown […]

Foreign Cyber Predator Arrested In Miami

Foreign Cyber Predator Arrested In Miami

Miami – Both the Orlando Regional Operations Center Cyber Task Force and the Miami Regional Operations Center Cyber High Tech Squad, units of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, arrested Dafod Narinesingh-39 of Trinidad in Miami. He was charged with 15 counts of promoting the sexual performance of a child and one count of soliciting […]