Charlie Crist: Feds Sending $4.7 Million to Help Safety, Security in Florida

Last week, U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., who sits on the U.S. House Appropriations Committee, announced five grants from the U.S. Department of Justice...

Ashley Moody: FCC Needs to Do More to Stop Robocallers From Misusing Legitimate Phone...

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody announced this week that she is leading efforts to garner support for the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) continued attempts...

Marco Rubio Introduces the Sanction and Stop Ransomware Act

Last week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., introduced a proposal “to strengthen the cybersecurity of critical infrastructure and target foreign governments that knowingly provide...

Florida Legislator Will Propose Compensation Fund for Police Shooting Victims

State Rep. Ramon Alexander said on Monday that he will introduce the legislation for next year’s legislative session. 

Ashley Moody Announces Sentencing of Gang Member Trafficking a Young Girl

This week, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody announced the sentencing of a known gang member convicted of trafficking a young girl. Moody’s Statewide Prosecutors secured...

Ashley Moody Leads State AGs in Calling for DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas to Resign

This week, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody demanded the immediate resignation of U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Sec. Alejandro Mayorkas—leading 13 other states...

Charlie Crist Introduces Bill to Help Domestic Violence Survivors

“Escaping domestic violence is one of the most difficult things a person can do,” said Crist. “This legislation supports survivors who make the brave choice to restart their lives safely and independently, ensuring one step in that process is a little less burdensome.”

Ron DeSantis: Time for the Groveland Four to Have Justice

“Seventy years is a long time to wait, but it is never too late to do the right thing.”
James Eric Foglesong

Orlando Campaign Operative Charged with Grand Theft

The political operative is accused of taking two blank checks meant to pay for mailers and making them out to his wife, then cashing them.

Aron Solomon: What Exactly Is a Jury of One’s Peers?

The concept of being tried by a jury of one’s peers is guaranteed by the Sixth Amendment, which ensures that “the accused shall enjoy...

Florida CFO Jimmy Patronis Offers Cyber Monday Security Tips

With almost $8 billion in sales on Cyber Monday last year, Florida Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis issued a warning about scams and offered consumer protection tips.

Nikki Fried Offers Protection Tips for Identity Theft Awareness Week

“The challenges of COVID-19 include a heightened risk of identity theft. Scammers, thieves, and imposters are taking advantage of vulnerabilities brought on from unemployment claims, government-sponsored small business loan programs, and other forms of identity theft,” said Fried.