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Fla. county tightens background checks on firefighters

LAKELAND, Fla. — Three months after a county firefighter was charged with allegedly killing a man while he was in a gang, the Polk County Sheriff's Office has started conducting background checks for ... read more

FL County Expands FF Background Checks

07 -- LAKELAND, FL -- Three months after a county firefighter was charged with allegedly killing a man while he was in a gang, the Polk County Sheriff's Office has started conducting background checks ... read more

Polk County enhances background checks for firefighters

BARTOW, Fla. — He was a Polk ... while the news of one of their own firefighters allegedly mixed up in a gang murder plot was a wake-up call for the county, plans were already in the works to enhance ... read more

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Despite concerns, new rules on firearm sales at gun shows and flea markets are 'working,' Orange County says

An Orange County ordinance crafted to tighten firearm sales at gun ... the firearm from home without conducting a background check of the buyer or observing the waiting period. Commissioners drew fire ... read more

Palm Beach County considers tightening rules for in-home caregivers

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City of Tallahassee has experience with Florida's gun regulation preemption laws

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Florida man fakes Trump-inspired hate crime, own abduction after setting woman’s car on fire: Police

A Florida man is accused of setting his girlfriend’s car on fire and ... conducting a background check, police discovered Mr. Palmer had a warrant out for his arrest on child-support charges, so he wa... read more

US Senate Gun Control Live Stream: Watch Debate Over Measures On Background Checks, Terrorism Watch List

In the aftermath of the June 12 mass shooting in Orlando, Florida, that left 49 people dead and over 50 wounded, the U.S. Senate will debate several gun control amendments Monday. The amendments focus ... read more

In wake of school massacre, how does Pa. stack up with gun laws?

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Hurricane Irma: Polk County sheriff, who threatened arrests at shelters, is sued

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Ad war launched on medical marijuana in Florida

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