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Christy Bostic-Petrain Charged With Child Neglect

  New Smyrna, Florida -- On December 16, 2013 at approximately 1:38 p.m., a witness contacted the Volusia County Sheriff's Office and advised she...
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Officer Teacher Attorney And Others On Naughty List

  Polk County, Florida -- This is one naughty list even Santa can't forgive. Polk County Sheriff’s Office detectives conducted a four-day prostitution investigation that resulted...
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Ralph Garlick Tried To Leave Newborn Baby Out In Cold

  Volusia County -- A man who reported finding an abandoned newborn baby wrapped in newspaper outside of a convenience store, was actually the man...
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Gainesville Man Arrested For Food Stamp Fraud

  Gainesville, Florida -- Alachua County Detectives with the assistance of the Florida Department of Financial Services State Law Enforcement Bureau (SLEB) served a search...
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A sweet crime that would steal a woman’s heart

  DeLand, Florida -- 911 Operator: When was the last time you saw it? Driver: Three o'clock yesterday was the last time I saw the...
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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...
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Winn-Dixie was scammed by employees

Lakeland, Florida -- Winn-Dixie, a supermarket known for scamming consumers during their BOGO sales, experienced a scam directed at the company via employees today. Deputies...
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Crossbow killer Pedro Maldonado murders own family

  Broward County, Florida -- A husband and father of two reportedly goes crazy and kills his family. Pedro Jose Maldonado Sr., 53, used a hand...
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Brandon Lapeikis Kills Friend During Football Game

  Miami, Florida --A gathering of friends that were watching a Monday Night Football game turns to murder. Brandon Lapeikis, 19, is accused of fatally shooting...
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Facebook Killer Derek Medina Pleads Not Guilty

  Miami, Florida -- Derek Medina, 31, of South Miami with a confession attached to it, posted a picture of his wife's bloody slumped over...
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Public safety communications officer pulled gun on reporter

  Volusia County, Florida -- An off-duty public safety telecommunications officer with the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office who was arrested after she pointed a gun...
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TDI Bank Robbery

  Palm Beach, Florida -- At approximately 9:28 a.m. at 312 Northlake Blvd, North Palm Beach a black male armed suspect, entered TD Bank and...
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Armed Carjacking In Sanford By Juveniles – Where are the parents?

  Sanford, Florida -- The Sanford Police have arrested three juveniles in connection with an armed carjacking that occurred on Bradshaw Drive shortly before 11:00...
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Protection From Food Poisoning

  Tallahassee, Florida -- This holiday season, the Florida Department of Health (DOH) encourages Floridians to properly prepare meals and store food in order...
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Deputy Stephanie LeClerc fired

  New Smyrna, Florida -- Following an internal investigation that resulted in the sustaining of several departmental policy violations, Sheriff Ben Johnson has fired...
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Florida Congressman Trey Radel Guilty

  Florida – DEA and other federal officials announced that U.S. Rep. Trey Radel, 37, pled guilty yesterday in the Superior Court of the District...
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Two Teens Will Not Be Charged In Rebecca Sedwick Suicide Case

  Polk County, Florida -- Two juveniles that were previously charged in the suicide death of Rebecca Sedwick have had the charges dropped. Attorney Jose...
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Cock Ring Fighting Leads to Multiple Men Arrested

  Polk County, Florida -- Polk County Sheriff’s Office deputies received an anonymous tip about possible rooster fights taking place at 4560 Carl Boozer Road...
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Body Exhumed For Cold Case File In Volusia County, Florida

  Volusia County, Florida -- A Volusia County cold case homicide has remained stubbornly unsolved for four decades. Few, if any, useful clues have survived...
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Ex-Military Police Officer Michael Boyce Killed His Pregnant Wife

  Orlando, Florida -- On Thursday November 14, 2013, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence located at 4524 Nikki Court in Orlando,...