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5 questions for Don Eslinger
Sunshine State News
We devoted a great deal of resources within our organization to provide juvenile services, intervention services. We are one of a handful of sheriffs that conduct child protective services.
National Domestic Violence Awareness Month — Resources from CrimeSolutions.gov
National Institute of Justice
Violence by an intimate partner is linked to both immediate and long-term health, social, and economic consequences. Preventing intimate partner violence requires reaching a clear understanding of those factors, coordinating resources, and fostering and initiating change in individuals, families, and society. On CrimeSolutions.gov, you can find ratings for programs designed to prevent and reduce domestic violence and assist victims.
Easing of marijuana laws worries road safety advocates
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the nation's primary road safety agency, says its Roadside Survey of drivers in 2007 found that 8.6 percent had marijuana in their system.
Osceola County Sheriff's Office awarded top honor
Bright House Networks
"Achieving and maintaining accredited status proves the men and women of the Osceola County Sheriff's Office meet the highest standards of professionalism and it is our continued goal to strive to maintain this status," said Sheriff Bob Hansell.
HCR is a full-service environmental company with a wide range of capabilities from remediation of hazardous waste to niche projects like de-leading and rebuilding firing ranges for Sheriffs' offices.
Click here to see how HCR worked with HCSO to ‘get the lead out’ of their firing range.
From the Desk of the Pastor
Christ The King Catholic Church
As was recently on display by the amendment's chief supporter (and financial backer), this amendment has very little to do with providing medical relief, but rather is a backdoor avenue to permit recreational drug use.
Brevard Sheriff: We're just stepping up, being team players
Bright House Networks
Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey said, "Everyday our agency takes care of 1,500 inmates," said Ivey. "We feed them, we provide medical for them, we keep them from getting out, we keep them from fighting with each other, we create programs to reintegrate them back into society, that's the exact the same thing we do in the animal shelter business."
Degrees are important, but internships make a world of difference
Florida Sheriffs Association
Through my experience interning, I have learned the importance of "coachability." Being coachable is especially important during an internship. I've learned to accept criticism with appreciation and use it as motivation to improve emerging skills.
50 Jacksonville communities celebrate National Night Out on Tuesday
The Florida Times-Union
The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office hosts its 28th annual National Night Out on Tuesday night, a three-decade-old crime/drug prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness and generate support for local anti-crime programs.
VIDEO: Sheriff shares facts about 'Move Over' law
The Space Coast Daily
Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey said he had a great time doing the above video with his son, Florida Highway Patrol Trooper Robert Ivey, about changes to Florida's Move Over Law.
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