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This week, retiring U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., joined by Seminole County Sheriff Dennis Lemma and Tim Cook, the CEO of AdventHealth’s Seminole County market in a ceremony to present the Sanford-based Hope &...
Crime Stoppers USA joined Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody on Monday to announce that Florida’s statewide crime reporting tip line will be used nationwide. Moody launched **TIPS in October of 2020 to bring uniformity and...
Most sheriffs in Florida--59 of the 67 across the state--announced on Monday they were backing Gov. Ron DeSantis in his reelection campaign. “Florida’s sheriffs are on the front lines protecting our communities, and it is...
Schultz will preside over the association and work with the staff and board of directors to guide the efforts and direction of FSA and its 67 sheriffs.
Moody said Florida is about to see increased human trafficking. The key to cracking down on it will be enlisting the public’s help. In particular, law enforcement has been working with truckers. Moody said that interstate highways are the main arteries to bring victims into the state.
On Wednesday, Florida First Lady Casey DeSantis launched “The Facts. Your Future.” initiative warning young people about the dangers of substance abuse.
Gov. Ron DeSantis created the task force through an executive order earlier this year and named Moody to chair it.
Opioids claim the lives of 14 Floridians a day. Moody offered some insight on what the group will be focusing on as she readies to take office next month.
With the support of term limited Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, Moody, a Republican from the Tampa Bay area, defeated state Rep. Sean Shaw, D-Tampa, on Election Day two weeks ago.