This message contains images. If you don't see images, click here to view.
Click here to advertise in this news brief.




  Mobile version    RSS    Subscribe    Unsubscribe    Archive    Media Kit Aug. 1, 2013

Home   About   Sheriffs   Legislative   Conferences   Training   Programs   Membership   Contact Us      

 



DJJ: Nominations for Human Trafficking Prevention Awards
Florida Department of Juvenile Justice
The Florida Department of Juvenile Justice and the Interagency Workgroup on Human Trafficking has announced the call for nominations for the Human Trafficking Prevention Awards. The awards program recognizes an outstanding advocate, prosecutor and law enforcement official working to prevent human trafficking in Florida.
   Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE  




Chase across Brevard ends suspected burglars' crime spree
Florida Today
Brevard county sheriff's Deputy Justin Wood explained that he was responding to a call about a suspicious black Nissan in Suntree. He found the car near Interlachen Rd. and confronted the driver at gunpoint. The car fled, leading deputies on a chase up Interstate 95.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


New alert system keeping Walton residents safe
WTVY-TV
The Walton County Sheriff's Department is making strides in becoming more technologically savvy. "It's a community awareness tool with social media, you know we want to be proactive, said Catherine Rodriguez, the department's public information officer. "As soon as we find out that emergency responders are on scene we want to get that information out as quickly as possible."
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


PRODUCT SHOWCASE
  Portable LED Displays

In the event of an emergency, even when the power lines are down, portable LED displays are a great way to get the word out. Sheriff's Offices in Texas are now using LED displays to advertise Sheriff's Auction items, display Most Wanted Posters, promote upcoming events, and for presenting valuable public service messages.
 


Latest advances in cellphone forensic tools
By Archita Datta Majumdar
We don't talk about popularity and increasing use of cellphones anymore. They are now an integral part of our lives, much as basic electricity is. Needless to say, every new technology and development has its pros and cons. While cellphones have transformed the way we communicate today, they are yet another tool used by perpetrators to commit crimes. It has, therefore, become imperative for law enforcement and investigation agencies to find new and advanced ways to recover pertinent evidence from mobile devices. To accomplish this task, investigative teams need specific cellphone forensic tools.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


Online tool kit: Preventing domestic violence in law enforcement community
Orlando Sentinel
Steve Casey, executive director of the Florida Sheriff's Association, which was involved in developing the program, said there's a time for officers to use their training, but there's a time to step back into their role as a spouse, parent or partner.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE





LCSO gives teens crash course against texting and driving
WINK-TV
"There's an uncontrolled environment called the world out there, and everybody is not going to drive the same. [This course] will make them or allow them to be safer drivers on the road," said Lt. Angelo Vaughn with the Lee County Sheriff's Office.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


Osceola County Sheriff's Office wins DUI enforcement car in challenge
Around Osceola
For the second year in a row, Osceola County Sheriff’s Office won the Florida DUI Challenge, unlocking a fully equipped DUI enforcement vehicle along with the honor.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


PRODUCT SHOWCASE
  EdgeAccess, Inc.

This single-box, rolling Visitation Station includes routing and recording capability without the need for added servers – Perfect for a Virtual Try BEFORE You Buy Solution… learn more
 


FEATURED ARTICLE
TRENDING ARTICLE
MOST POPULAR ARTICLE
Ohio fugitive arrested in Florida
Coshocton Tribune
An investigation by the marshals service, Lake County Sheriff's Office and Mentor-on-the-Lake Police Department determined Willard Wigfield, 32, had cut off his bracelet, faked suicide and was on the run.

Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
read more
National Pretrial, Probation and Parole Supervision Week
American Probation and Parole Association
This week has been set aside to recognize the hard work that pretrial, probation, and parole supervision professionals do for our public safety. The Florida Sheriffs Association would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge Florida sheriffs' offices that offer these services.

Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
read more
House approves key Department of Justice programs
The Council of State Governments Justice Center
On July 12, the House Appropriations Subcommittee on commerce, justice and science approved the fiscal year 2014 bill that funds Department of Justice programs. The bill funds DOJ at $26.3 billion, a 3 percent decrease of $720 million from the fiscal year 2013 enacted level.

Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
read more


Local law enforcement agencies win awards in yearlong competition
News Chief
The Polk County Sheriff's Office has been awarded the following: First in the Florida DUI challenge, second in the Florida Law Enforcement challenge and third in the Florida Click It or Ticket challenge in the 501-or-more officer category.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE





Ohio fugitive arrested in Florida
Coshocton Tribune
An investigation by the marshals service, Lake County Sheriff's Office and Mentor-on-the-Lake Police Department determined Willard Wigfield, 32, had cut off his bracelet, faked suicide and was on the run.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


TRENDING ARTICLES
Missed last week's issue? See which articles your colleagues read most.

    Safeguarding your home while on vacation (FSA)
House approves key Department of Justice programs (The Council of State Governments Justice Center)
New Economic Crimes Task Force makes 1st arrest (Space Coast Daily)
Attorney General Pam Bondi's weekly briefing (Florida Attorney General)
For states, gambling on casinos may be a bad bet (Pew Research Center)

Don't be left behind. Click here to see what else you missed.


 



FSA Weekly InSight

Colby Horton, Vice President of Publishing, 469.420.2601
Download media kit

Liz Murphy, Content Editor, 202.684.7166  
Contribute news


This edition of FSA Weekly InSight was sent to ##Email##. To unsubscribe, click here. Did someone forward this edition to you? Subscribe here -- it's free!

Recent issues

August 1, 2013
July 25, 2013
July 18, 2013
July 11, 2013






7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063