Inmate on officer assaults up 56 percent; lack of correction officers cited
The Department of Corrections Wednesday added two names to a memorial honoring fallen correctional officers. Neither of the two died at the hands of an inmate, but how many more names are added in the future may depend on how quickly the…
Will Gov. Scott veto massive education bill cobbled together in secret?
The ink is barely dry on the vote sheets from the end of Monday's extended legislative session, but still, calls are already being made for Gov. Rick Scott to veto a massive education bill that was cobbled together in secret in the final…
New 'double blind' procedures aim to ensure right person is convicted
The House Justice Appropriations Committee unanimously approved legislation Monday afternoon that requires law enforcement agencies to follow a set of procedures called ‘double blind' when conducting live or photo eyewitness identifications.