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    Corrections officer first to be fired under new policy

      Tallahassee, Florida -- On September 26, 2014, Department of Corrections Secretary Michael D. Crews directed the dismissal of Franklin Correctional Institution Sergeant John Nunez,...
    Alachua County Deputy Arrested for DUI, marion county news, gainesville

    Deputy arrested for DUI

      This morning, September 5, 2014, at approximately 1:31 a.m., Deputy Esau Bright located a black, 2014 Toyota pickup stopped on the sidewalk/bike path at...
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    Corruption in the City of Waldo exposed

      Waldo, Florida -- Many have heard the shocking stories about a little Florida town named Waldo -- also known as America's Worst Speed Trap. Over...
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    Anonymous promises to take action against law enforcement agencies

    // Ferguson, Missouri -- Late Sunday in Ferguson, Missouri, 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer, causing...
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    Captain fired from Alachua County Sheriff’s Office

    // Gainesville, Florida -- On March 6, 2014 Sheriff Sadie Darnell placed Captain Keith Vermillion, one of her top commanders, on...
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    Officers abusing the charge of “Resisting Arrest” in Florida

    // Florida — A Palm Bay, Florida judge ordered the charges against a teenage girl to be dropped after he reviewed...
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    Ocala police officer fired following Internal Affairs investigation

    // Ocala, Florida -- Former Ocala Police Officer Robert Cashner, 40, was fired from his job following an Internal Affairs investigation. Cashner...
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    Police officers beating deaf people and getting away with it

    // In the last five years the number of police brutality cases in the U.S have more than doubled. YouTube reports police...
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    Alachua County Sheriff’s Office Captain Suspended

      Gainesville, Florida -- Thursday, March 06, 2014, Alachua County Sheriff Sadie Darnell placed Captain Keith Vermillion, one of her top commanders, on Administrative Suspension...
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    Firefighter placed in handcuffs while tending to accident victims

      Chula Vista, California-- On February 5, 2014, firefighters with the California Chula Vista Fire Department responded to a serious crash on Interstate 805 near...
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    Chemist Joseph Graves Switched Evidence In Thousands Of Cases; Marion County On List

      Tallahassee, Florida – Florida Department of Law Enforcement Commissioner Gerald Bailey announced that FDLE has begun a review of all cases processed by a...
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    Police officer arrested for unprotected sex while HIV positive

      West Palm Beach, Florida -- Palm Beach County Sheriff's Deputies have arrested Greenacres Police Officer, Ervans Saintclair, 37, for intentionally having unprotected sex with...
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    Deputy arrested; charged with multiple felonies

      Polk County, Florida -- Detectives arrested Polk County Deputy Sheriff Julio Jose Garcia, 26, on Wednesday, January 22, 2014, charging him with Unlawful Compensation/Reward...
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    Police Officer Kills Entire Family Then Himself

      Spanish Fork, Utah -- On January 17, 2014 at approximately 11 p.m., Spanish Fork Police made a heart wrenching and gruesome discovery when five...
    Brian Beaird, los angeles, ocala, ocala news, ocala post, op

    Unarmed veteran Brian Beaird shot to death on live T.V

      Los Angeles, California -- Brian Beaird, 51, of Oceanside, chose to run from Los Angeles police officers on Friday because he suffered from paranoia,...
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    Police officer Michael Hart smashed woman’s face on concrete

      Skokie Village, Chicago -- A Chicago woman has now filed suit against the village of Skokie and one of its police officers, Michael Hart,...
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    Corrections Officer Rayschella Forbes arrested for smuggling

      Marion County, Florida --Florida Department of Corrections Officer Rayschella A. Forbes, 25, was arrested in Marion County on December 11, 2013. Forbes was hired by...
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    Video: Corrections Officer brutally slams inmates head into concrete wall

      Ocala, Florida -- Corrections Officer, Charles Craig Broaderick, 41, was charged with battery after he slammed the head of inmate James Duckworth,33, into a...
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    Paramedic & Deputy That Are Twin Brothers Arrested

      Winter Haven, Florida -- Polk Fire Rescue Paramedic Warren "Nick" Nichols, 49, was arrested after authorities were made aware of a sexual relationship he...
    Oriana Farrell, new mexico, ocala, ocala post, ocala news, op

    Oriana Farrell jailed – New Mexico State Police Officer fired for firing at a...

      New Mexico — The New Mexico State Police Officer, who fired shots at a minivan full of children during a hectic traffic stop, has...