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Sheriff John Rutherford sends farewell letter to Jacksonville residents after 12 years on job
The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville Sheriff John Rutherford said in part: "I am, for those of you who don't know me, a man of faith. I proudly call myself a Christian, and despite all the criticism and 'sideways looks' that it sometimes evokes, I do believe that this is the foundation upon which all my beliefs and principles are based."
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Q & A with Sheriff Grady Judd of Polk County Florida
MSNBC
Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd has become a household name in Florida, largely due to his unwavering dedication in the fight against local prostitution and sex trafficking. Today, Judd has made it his ultimate mission to protect Polk County from the "sexual predators" and "deviants" that threaten the safety of his home. MSNBC spoke with Judd to find out why Florida remains a breeding ground for the illegal sex trade, and how America’s most famous sheriff plans to stop it.
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Florida Attorney General warns parents about dangerous drug Flakka
WFLA-TV
"Flakka causes delusions, hallucinations and can increase body temperature to a dangerous level. Parents should talk to their children about this deadly synthetic drug and be aware of what their children are searching for and buying online," said Attorney General Bondi.
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Brevard County Sheriff appointed to Florida Model Jail Standards Commission
Space Coast Daily
"I am truly honored to be appointed to such an important role on behalf of the Florida Sheriff’s Association. Corrections is one of the most important components of our Criminal Justice System and I look forward to helping develop standards and best practices for local facilities throughout our state," said Sheriff Wayne Ivey.
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Polk Sheriff, lawmakers push for employee polygraphs in businesses dealing with kids
WKMG-TV
"Children are our most precious resource-we need to help private employers to keep them safe," said Sheriff Grady Judd in a release. "This legislation will help protect children from being victimized by deviant child predators by allowing employers to better screen those who work with children."
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2 dozen arrested in Central Florida check fraud ring
WKMG-TV
Sheriff Ben Johnson urged people not to put checks or important information in their mailboxes, but instead take them to a secure facility or post office.
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Pinellas deputies collect shoes for charity
WKMG-TV
Pinellas County, Florida — The City of Seminole and the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office are partnering up to provide shoes to kids who need them.
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Sheriff's summer camp helps kids enjoy summer
GTV-TV
"I told my kids last night that if it wasn't for a cop who cared in a program like this I probably would have been in prison because I was making bad choices and doing a lot of wrong things," says Kat Powers, a deputy with the Citrus County Sheriff's Office.
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Check fraud ring busted
WJXT-TV
Thieves targeted at least 80 victims in Brevard, Orange, Vulusia, Flagler, Seminole, St. Johns and Putnam counties. Deputies say the check fraud ring was a wellorganized check fraud ring.
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