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Florida Sheriffs Association

(Source: CBS)

Lawmakers Back Allowing Concealed Guns During Evacuations

Senators continued moving forward Tuesday with a National Rifle Association-backed measure that would allow people to carry concealed weapons without licenses during evacuations ordered by the governor.

04/08/2014

(Source: CBS)

Emergency Guns Measure Clears Committee On Third Shot

A National Rifle Association-backed measure to allow people without concealed weapons licenses to pocket their guns during emergencies squeaked out of the Senate committee where it has been on hold for two weeks.

04/01/2014

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Emergency Guns Measure Headed To House Floor

A House committee on Thursday expanded a National Rifle Association-backed measure that would allow people to carry concealed weapons during emergencies even if they don’t have a license to carry.

03/27/2014

Florida Sheriff's Association (Source: www.flsheriffs.org)

Sheriff’s Assoc. Stands By “Stand Your Ground” Law

Florida’s so-called “stand your ground” law has received support from the Florida Sheriffs Association.

08/11/2013

The Micro Air Vehicle, or MAV for short, is a small radio controlled drone aircraft equipped with a portable camera system.   (Source: MDP)

Exceptions Added To Bill That Would Ground Police Drones

Several last minute exceptions were added to a bill that would ground unmanned drone aircraft used by law enforcement before it was unanimously passed Tuesday by the Senate Criminal Justice Committee.

CBS4–01/16/2013

Miami-Dade Police  (Source: CBS4)

Fla. Sheriffs Association Names First Female President

A South Florida native became the first female president of the Florida Sheriffs Association in the group’s 118-year history.

CBS Miami–08/01/2012