Flying Squirrel ring with ties to Georgia busted

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission arrested seven people yesterday, as a result of a 19-month long investigation into a million dollar Flying Squirrel trafficking ring. Morea arrests are expected into an operation that…

FL Gov. DeSantis restrictions on restaurants

Sept. 25, 2020 - During a press conference in St. Petersburg, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced today that he is lifting the COVID-19 related restrictions on Florida restaurants. In a move to help boost Florida's…

GBI makes arrests in marijuana grow investigation

Release: Ellaville, GA (September 14, 2020) – On Wednesday, September 9, 2020, the GBI arrested Doyle Tudhope, 24, of Bradenton, FL, and charged him with Manufacturing Marijuana. This arrest comes after the investigation of an indoor marijuana…

Eight FDC Correctional Institutions Earn Reaccreditation

Press Release: TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The American Correctional Association (ACA) reaccredited eight Florida Department of Corrections’ (FDC) correctional institutions during the ACA’s 2020 Summer Conference panel hearings. “Each reaccreditation is further affirmation that Florida’s correctional institutions are…

FDC offers $1K hiring bonus statewide

Release: FDC Announces Hiring Bonuses TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) announces $1,000 hiring bonuses for new hires at institutions statewide. Applicants who complete their correctional officer certification through either FDC or certain…

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Miami doctor creates Botox drive-through

MIAMI, FL - Residents in Florida concerned about their crows' feet and laugh lines can relax once again. Botox injections have returned for quarantined residents... thanks to a drive-through! With COVID-19 restrictions being relaxed, certain…