Whether during a routine traffic stop or an emergency call, the next time you find yourself interacting with a law enforcement official here in Florida, you may notice that they are carrying an entirely new piece of equipment.
If you have been charged with driving under the influence or issued a citation for a very serious traffic offense, you might not necessarily be surprised to learn that your driver's license has been suspended for up to 12 months.
A Florida man is behind bars after sparking statewide concern over the fate of a vulnerable puppy. Police have charged him with felonies for the young pup's theft, although it is not entirely clear if he will face any other allegations related to the incident. Currently, his only criminal charge appears to be a single count of grand theft.
As we've discussed on our blog, the Department of Justice has adopted what could be termed as a more reasonable approach toward drug crimes over the last year, deciding to essentially change course regarding non-violent, low-level drug offenders.