This week, state Sen. Lori Berman, D- Palm Beach, and state Rep. Michael Grieco, D- Miami, filed “Greyson’s Law.” This bill is the unfortunate product of the tragic death of 4-year-old Greyson Kessler, who was the victim of a murder-suicide...
This week, state Sen. Ed Hooper, R-Palm Harbor, and state Rep. Matt Willhite, D-Wellington, showcased their proposal “which will exempt public records requirements for law enforcement geolocation information held by a law enforcement agency.” Hooper brought out his bill last...
This week, state Sen. Ileana Garcia, R-Miami, showcased a bill to increase the effectiveness of the work performed by the Florida Alliance to End Human Trafficking and protect the identity of individuals that support efforts to end human trafficking...
On Monday, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced $400 million in new funding proposals to increase the salaries of Florida’s state law enforcement officers, correctional officers, and state special risk firefighters, and to provide $1,000 bonuses for first responders, including law...
For years, police officers have been blamed for purposely pulling over more of those in the Black community than any other group when it comes to traffic stops. But a new traffic data analysis by News4Jax reveals that more whites...
This week, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody released the 2021 Holiday Consumer Protection Guide during a news conference in Osceola County. The guide aims to help protect holiday shoppers from online scams, recalled products, charity fraud and more. With the...
This week, Lauren’s Kids announced its recognition as a winner in the 2021 Sharecare Awards in the Behavioral/Mental Health category for their “the Internet is a Predator Playground” public service announcement (PSA) which highlights the digital dangers found online...