Linda McDonald appointed FDLE public information officer
FDLE Commissioner Gerald Bailey is pleased to announce the appointment of Linda McDonald to the position of communications coordinator.
Top law enforcement agencies and child welfare providers unite to prevent the sexual exploitation of children
A Cyber-Safety & Human Trafficking Conference is being held to educate child welfare providers.
FDLE members recognized for exceptional performance
FDLE members from throughout Florida were honored in Tallahassee for their outstanding performances during 2012.
Multi-Agency Investigation Brings Down Retail Theft Ring Totaling Nearly $100,000
Law enforcement officers arrested eight people for their involvement in an organized retail theft ring totaling nearly $100,000.
Thirty-four graduate from the Florida Leadership Academy
The Florida Criminal Justice Executive Institute announces the graduation of 34 first-line supervisors from the Florida Leadership Academy.
FDLE provides guidance regarding new internet café laws
FDLE distributed this handout and poster regarding Internet Cafés.
Winter Park man arrested for child pornography
Agents with FDLE arrested Dwayne Edward Ross for 10 counts of possession of child pornography.
Nineteen graduate from the Chief Executive Seminar
The Florida Criminal Justice Executive Institute announces the graduation of 19 senior managers from the Chief Executive Seminar.
FDLE Special Agent in Charge Pape retires
FDLE Jacksonville SAC Dominick Pape has accepted a director position with a large private security enterprise.
Two charged with election fraud stemming from Lake City council race
Following an investigation by the FDLE and the FBI, Betty Jefferson and Linda Ivery surrendered to law enforcement.
FDLE arrests Leesburg man for child pornography
FDLE Agents arrested John Edward Shearen for 15 counts of possession of child pornography and 15 counts of distribution of child pornography.
MEPIC observes 30 years helping to find missing persons
This month marks the 30th anniversary of Florida’s Missing Endangered Persons Information Clearinghouse (MEPIC).
Melbourne man arrested for child pornography
Agents with FDLE arrested Leif Carl Lundstrom for 10 counts of possession of child pornography.
Prescription drug deaths drop
The 2012 Interim Drugs Identified in Deceased Persons Report shows a significant decrease in the number of oxycodone deaths in Florida.
FDLE and State Attorney Jeff Ashton announce the arrest of former Police Chief Dan Saylor
FDLE arrested former Windermere Police Chief Daniel Saylor on one count of perjury.
Orlando FDLE agent receives state award
FDLE Agent Jason Cook was named 2012 Investigator of the Year by the State Law Enforcement Chief’s Association.
FDLE arrests former deputy clerk
FDLE arrested Jemettie Anne Mckeithen,of Sunrise, Fla., on 2 counts of official misconduct.
Multi-state gambling, racketeering, and money laundering organization dismantled
Charges are announced for 57 individuals for their roles in an organized $300 million conspiracy orchestrated by Allied Veterans of the World.
Operation Reveal the Deal
ID Theft Alliance gears up to fight ID theft this tax season
Law enforcement officers from 10 Tampa Bay agencies were deputized by the IRS as Special IRS Criminal Investigators.
Man arrested for Human Trafficking
FDLE Agents arrested Donald Purviance for solicitation of a parent and human trafficking.
Tampa man arrested for online solicitation of a child
FDLE arrested Brian Ireland on two counts of lewd and lascivious exhibition of a minor over the internet.
FDLE investigates use of force
FDLE is investigating the officer involved shooting that led to a chase on I-10 from Madison to Baker County.
Three arrested for scheming to defraud Glades Electric Cooperative
A yearlong FDLE investigation has culminated in the arrests of three men charged with scheming to defraud Glades Electric Cooperative.
FDLE Receives Reaccreditation by State Commission
FDLE Commissioner Gerald Bailey formally accepted the department’s reaccreditation award from the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation.