Ashley Moody Warns Floridians About Hackers Targeting Mobile Payment Apps

This week, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody warned consumers about hackers taking advantage of the increase in mobile payment app usage. The COVID-19 pandemic may...

Ashley Moody Warns Floridians About Coronavirus Stimulus Scams

The $2.2 trillion federal stimulus bill includes individual payments, expanded unemployment coverage, student loan changes and much more. News of the historic spending bill is providing ammo for scammers already trying to exploit the COVID-19 pandemic to rip off Floridians.

Ashley Moody: Number of Police Officers Killed in Line of Duty Doubled in 2020

Last week, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody noted the number of police officers killed in the line of duty increased in 2020. “According to the...

Most Wanted Fugitives In Florida

Below is a list of the most wanted fugitives in Florida according to the latest list provided by Florida Highway Patrol. All suspects are...

Ashley Moody Releases Report on Hate Crimes in Florida

The report includes information on the types of hate crimes being reported throughout the state to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) under the Uniform Crime Reporting information system.

CFO Jimmy Patronis: New Facebook Scam Could Cost You

A current scam includes criminals cloning accounts of your family and friends to steal photos and personal information, this move could put your financial information at risk.
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Vern Buchanan: Congress Needs to Follow Donald Trump in Cracking Down on MS-13 and...

Earlier this year, U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., a senior Republican on the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee, noted that there are reports of MS-13 gang members targeting police officers, saying it underscores why Congress needs to pass his “Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act.” 

Ashley Moody Warns of Scammers Targeting New Year’s Resolutions

On Monday, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody cautioned Floridians undertaking New Year’s resolutions to be aware of scammers that may target those with big...

Ashley Moody Launches Crime Stoppers Phone Number

Currently, each of Florida’s 27 regional Crime Stoppers uses separate, local phone numbers. Now, with this change, dialing **TIPS from any cellphone will automatically route the caller to the Crime Stoppers office in the region where the call is generated. This is the first statewide cellular Crime Stoppers tip number of its kind in the nation.

Democratic Operative Tried to Use Jimmy Patronis’ Information, FDLE Report Shows

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.

Jimmy Patronis Sends Explosive Ordinance Disposal Team to Defuse Domestic Violence Incident in Lakeland

“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. 

Terrorists Behind Sri Lanka Attacks ‘Ungodly Creatures’

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.