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Commissioners look toward sales tax increase for public safety

Ocala, Florida -- Marion County Commissioners unanimously agreed last Tuesday to schedule a workshop to discuss placing a one cent sales tax increase on...
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New nationwide 911 policy following brutality cases

// Due to recent tensions between citizens and law enforcement; a new policy has taken place. //
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Planned attack on Eustis Police Department foiled

// Marion  County -- The Marion County Sheriff's Office said they received a tip that help them thwart a planned attack...
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MCSO receives salary adjustment for entry-level deputies

// Ocala, Florida -- For the first time in 11 years, the Marion County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) increased the agency’s starting...
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Bald eagles allegedly poisoned after eating euthanized animals dumped at Marion County Baseline Landfill

  Ocala, Florida —The bald eagle—the symbol of our nation—which is protected under the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act, faces a new threat in...
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FWC: “Fishy” situation resulted in two felony arrests

// Miami, Florida -- Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Officers Mitchell Robb and Jeremy Foell arrested two men after they sensed...
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Police want a feature of the mobile App, Waze, disabled

// In light of the recent ambush attacks on law enforcement, the National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA) is concerned that those who...
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FBI: Changes might be coming to a local law enforcement agency near you

// This week, in a speech at the National Sheriffs’ Association Winter Conference in Washington, D.C., FBI Director James B. Comey...