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Joseph Jenkins (left) and Charles Walker (right) were released from prison after bogus documents showed they were to be set free. Both are convicted felons and have not been located.  (Source: Florida Department of Corrections)

FDLE: Expect More Arrests In Mistakenly Released Inmate Investigation

The capture of two Florida inmates who were mistakenly released after providing corrections officials with phony court documents has led to the question of who made the documents.

10/20/2013

Joseph Jenkins (left) and Charles Walker (right) were released from prison after bogus documents showed they were to be set free. Both are convicted felons and have not been located.  (Source: Florida Department of Corrections)

FDLE Plans New Procedures After Escapes

Despite two escaped murderers released through forged documents being found and back in custody, the head of the state’s law enforcement agency said additional steps are being put in place to prevent a similar incident from happening again.

10/20/2013

Joseph Jenkins (left) and Charles Walker (right) were released from prison after bogus documents showed they were to be set free. Both are convicted felons and have not been located.  (Source: Florida Department of Corrections)

Mistakingly Released Florida Killers Caught By Authorities

The two inmates, released from prison with bogus paperwork, were both captured Saturday night in Panama City.

10/19/2013

WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 24: Tracy Martin, father of slain teen Trayvon Martin, participates in the first hearing of the Congressional Caucus on Black Men and Boys in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill July 24, 2013 in Washington, DC. In the wake of the Trayvon Martin shooting trial verdict in Florida, the hearing focused on African-American men's responsibility for '...ensuring our boys mature into strong men.' (Photo by: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Martin’s Father Continues ‘Stand Your Ground’ Fight

The father of slain teenager Trayvon Martin was in Tallahassee Thursday to continue his fight against Florida’s “stand your ground” law.

10/17/2013

FDLE website launches campus search. (Source: http://offender.fdle.state.fl.us/offender/homepage.do)

Florida Sex Offender Registry Unveils New Campus Search

There are more than 60,000 sex offenders and predators on the state’s Sex Offender Registry—and more than 600 have active registration involving college or high learning institutions.

10/09/2013

The first wave of Dream Defenders around the Capitol Rotunda. (Source: dreamdefenders.org)

Tallahassee Protest Cost State $173,000 In Overtime Pay

The protest of the George Zimmerman verdict at the Florida Capitol cost the taxpayers of Florida approximately $173,000 in overtime expenses for security.

CBS Miami–09/05/2013

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USF Researchers Begin Dig For Remains Of Reform School Boys

Dozens of graves will be exhumed at a former Panhandle reform school where horrific beatings have been reported.

08/31/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Sarasota Upgrades To $1.2 Million New Fingerprinting System

A new form of technology has made its way into the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office Wednesday, in efforts to make the fingerprinting process a little more easier.

CBS Miami–08/29/2013

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Police: Amber Alert Cancelled, One Big “Misunderstanding”

Miami-Dade Police cancelled the statewide Amber Alert early Monday evening after a 5 year old girl, believed to have been abducted, was found safe.

CBS4–08/26/2013

Dafod Narinesingh  (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Trinidad Man Charged In Cyber Child Porn, Sex Investigation

A man from Trinidad who flew to Miami to reportedly have sex with children was arrested when he stepped off a plane at Miami International Airport.

08/26/2013

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