State CFO Jimmy Patronis’ campaign team announced on Thursday that the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) found that a Democratic operative attempted to pose as Patronis to get his personal information through a third-party state vendor in May.
“Through advancements in technology, we can now neutralize dangerous situations before they escalate and cause harm to someone, including our first responders. I am proud of my team for their hard work and the specialized response they provide local law enforcement throughout Florida,” Patronis said on Monday. 
U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., a leading Republican on the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee and the top Republican on the U.S. House Asia and the Pacific Subcommittee, weighed in on Monday after the terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka.
This week, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody named three new members to the Direct Support Organization (DSO) for the Statewide Council on Human Trafficking.
U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Fla., is continuing his work with two candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination, raising questions about private companies transporting prisoners. Back in February, Deutch teamed up with U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, D-NJ, and U.S. Sen. Elizabeth...
“According to the International Labor Organization, forced labor and human trafficking is a $150 billion industry globally with an estimated 40.3 million victims worldwide. With Florida hosting multiple high-profile events in the coming months, human traffickers may try to take advantage of the festivities to profit off the pain of others,” Moody’s office noted.
This week, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody issued a Consumer Alert urging Floridians to guard against cybercrimes when working from home.
Orange County will be shut down between the hours of 10 pm and 5 am. The curfew began Sunday night and will run indefinitely.
This week, state Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis warns Floridians and especially business owners to be cautious of fake check scams as a recent report highlighted the arrest of a Walton County man for grand theft of a motor vehicle after allegedly printing fake checks from his home computer.
The online event set a record for registration with more than 6,400 people tuning in from more than 40 states at the time of the launch.