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    Video: 5th deputy indicted in Marion Oaks police brutality case

      Ocala, Florida -- A federal grand jury has indicted former Marion County Sheriff's deputy, Jesse Alan Terrell, 33, who is accused of beating Derrick...
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    Marion County Sheriff’s Office sergeant demoted and suspended

    // Ocala, Florida -- A Marion County Sheriff's Office supervisor was demoted and suspended after an internal affairs investigation revealed that he...
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    Marion County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit Interdiction Commander suspended

    // Ocala, Florida -- The Marion County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that K-9 Unit Interdiction Commander, Sergeant Jeremie Nix, was suspended with pay...
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    Fourth deputy pleads guilty in beating case, confesses to second beating

    // Ocala, Florida -- Former Marion County Sheriff's Deputy and SWAT Team member Cody Hoppel, 31, pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday for...
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    MCSO corrections officer who resigned after investigation, arrested

    // to CO Foiles. Foiles then relayed that information to investigators.] Ocala, Florida—A Marion County Sheriff's Office corrections officer, who resigned on September...
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    Two MCSO deputies suspended after allegations of misconduct

    // Marion County, Florida --  The Marion County Sheriff's Office has suspended two deputies following allegations of misconduct. According to a MSCO press release,...
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    To the Editor: Marion County is misleading, not inviting to good investors

    // Marion County was recently vetted as a potential site for a sunscreen (suntan lotion) manufacturing plant. The company would have brought more...
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    Mayor Kent Guinn retains his seat, Councilman John McLeod loses

    // Ocala, Florida -- Mayor Kent Guinn was re-elected Tuesday night, making this his third term as Ocala mayor. According to records, Guinn received...
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    Millis shooting: Officer who lied about being shot at now claims insanity

    // Millis, Massachusetts -- A Millis, MA, police officer who sparked a massive manhunt for a suspect who fired shots at him has been...
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    Alleged ethics violation allegations against city councilman John M. McLeod

    // Ocala, Florida -- Ocala Post is currently investing city councilman John M. McLeod, after receiving information that suggests he failed to list all...
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    2 of 5 deputies plead guilty after the beating of a compliant suspect

    // Ocala, Florida -- Marion County Sheriff's Deputies Trevor Wade Fitzgerald, 32, and James Louis Amidei, 32, pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday...
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    Firefighter exodus continues with stalled negotiations; county may reduce requirements for Fire Chief

    // Ocala, Florida  -- Marion County firefighters are still waiting to hear back from county officials on their contract as the exodus of...
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    Dr. Asad Qamar releases a response to fraud allegations

    //   Ocala, Florida -- For the second time since the investigation into Florida cardiologist Dr. Asad Qamar with the Institute for Cardiovascular Excellence...
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    Massive Medicare fraud takedown; 240 arrested

    // More than 240 individuals—including doctors, nurses, and other licensed professionals—were arrested this week for their alleged participation in Medicare fraud schemes involving...
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    Citizens furious over clearing of the former Waldo police chief

    // Waldo -- Despite five officers coming forward, hundreds of complaints from citizens, warnings from the American Automobile Association (AAA), and a book...
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    Dr. Asad Qamar; accusations of fraud, bribery, and illegal political donations

    // Ocala, Florida -- Florida cardiologist Dr. Asad Qamar could be forced to close the doors to his physician group, the Institute for...
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    Firefighters, EMTs, and residents get a slap in the face; you won’t believe why

    // Ocala, Florida -- This coming Tuesday, May 5, Marion County commissioners will vote to approve a complete re-organization of county management, which...
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    OPD officer who fired 23 rounds into an occupied vehicle, fired

    // Orlando, Florida -- The Orlando Police department has fired one of its officers after an internal investigation revealed he violated department policy...
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    To the Editor: Clean-up good ol’ boy practices and wink-and-nudge government

    // Dear Neighbor, In September when a group of Okaloosa County elected officials met with over 200 citizens in an “Accountability Okaloosa” town hall...
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    Questions loom over fire fatality in Hog Valley

    // Marion County -- It has been nearly one month since a mobile home fire claimed the life of 9-year-old James Atkinson Jr.,...