(Source: BSO)

Suspended Deputy Facing A New Charge Against Him

A suspended Broward Sheriff’s deputy is in trouble with the law again.


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BSO Deputy Charged With Stealing Drugs Bonds Out

Suspended Broward Sheriff Deputy Eduardo Mesa bonded out of jail Thursday evening.


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BSO: Deputy Stole Drugs From Dead Man, Lied About It

Broward Sheriff’s Deputy Eduardo Mesa is facing several felony charges — including grand theft and armed trafficking in hydrocodone — after investigators said he stole drugs that belonged to a dead man and lied about it.


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Doctors, Addiction Advocates Disapprove Of New Rx Painkiller

A new pain killer has gotten FDA approval. It’s called Zohydro. It’s the narcotic hydrocodone that is designed to be released over 12 hours. But some disapprove.

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Officer Kevin Gerard Pisano of the Fort Lauderdale Police Department is facing drug delivery and possession charges. (Source: BSO)

Ft. Lauderdale Cop Charged With ‘Delivering’ Drugs

A Fort Lauderdale Police officer was arrested by members of his own department after police said he gave drugs to an informant of the department while on duty.



Florida Launches Pain Pill Database

It took a decade and thousands of lives were lost; but Monday, Florida finally launched the state’s pain pill database.


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Prescription Drug Database Set To Open In Sept.

The much ballyhooed Florida prescription-drug database is set to being operating in September and October, according to the News Service of Florida.


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Miami-Dade Cop Arrested

A Miami-Dade Police officer has been arrested and is facing drug trafficking charges following a “long-term internal affairs investigation.”