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SARASOTA, FL – A Miami man has been arrested following a shooting Sunday, April 22, on Lido Beach. Ransiel F. Pages-Cajuso, 27, of Miami, has been arrested and charged with multiple felonies following an altercation and shooting that occurred near the Lido Beach public parking lot. On Sunday at ...
DAVENPORT, FL -- The Polk County Sheriff's Office is trying to find a car that was involved in a shooting incident Monday, April 23. Around 7:30 a.m., deputies responded to a call of shots being fired on Haversham Way in Legacy Park off U.S. 27 in Davenport. When they arrived, deputies could find no ...

She also feels the A.L.I.C.E. — or Alert Lockdown, Inform, Counter and Evacuate — training put in place by Marion County Public Schools in February in the wake of the Parkland school shooting in South Florida, was critical to safeguarding students. Sky Bouche, 19, of Crystal River entered Forest High on ...
One woman was killed in a shooting late Saturday night in Bonita Springs. Bullets were fired shortly after 11 p.m. near the area of Matheson Avenue and Park Avenue, according to deputies. Investigators are treating the death of 25-year-old Destiney Bocanegra as a homicide. Neighbors described the night ...
Service and sacrifice: Colleagues remember Palm Bay police officers killed in 1987 mass shooting ... Bay police will pay tribute to two of its fallen officers Monday on the 31st anniversary of the shooting rampage by gunman William Cruse (Photo: Tim Shortt , FLORIDA TODAY, Tim Shortt , FLORIDA TODAY).
A student was wounded in a shooting Friday at a high school in Ocala, FL. The shooting occurred shortly before students were to walk out as part of a national protest against gun violence. More. Top Video. Judge orders second round of psychological evaluation for Toledo serial killer 01:41; Local ...

MARION COUNTY, FL – The former teacher of 19-year-old Forest High School accused shooter Sky Bouche said she encountered him in the hallway outside her classroom after ... She walked out of the classroom and encountered a girl running down the hall, screaming that someone was shooting a gun.
(CNN) Two deputies were killed Thursday when a man walked up to them in a Florida restaurant while they were eating and opened fire, a Gilchrist ... Schultz told reporters Thursday he wanted to focus on telling the stories of the deputies while investigators began their work looking into the shooting.
14 shooting that killed 17, is serving as a pilot for possible district-wide security changes. Some schools ... Rick Scott is providing up to eight Florida Highway Patrol officers to guard the school, and extra Broward Sheriff's deputies and district police officers are also stationed there. The backpacks were ...
But investigators are trying to figure out if the assailant used more than one type of gun, or multiple people were shooting outside the mall. Witness Kamerron Row said he noticed “hundreds of people” in the mall's parking lot as he was walking into shopping center's AutoZone store, 1299 NW 40th Ave.
Ten South Florida cities plan to announce this afternoon their intent to sue the state because they want the power to regulate firearms locally. There has been a national conversation about guns after the Feb. 14 Parkland school shooting that left 17 dead and 17 wounded. Now, some cities want to undo a ...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Police are investigating a deadly shooting early Monday morning outside a St. Petersburg nightclub. Authorities say shortly after 1:30 a.m., 33-year-old Jermaine Long was shot and killed in the parking lot of The Sugar Room. Another man was injured in the shooting, but only ...
... time in the leg and transported to Sarasota Memorial Hospital. He is expected to survive. Police were investigating a series of burglaries on the area. The unidentified man was on a bike and pulled a pellet gun on police when they tried to question him. The officer involved in the shooting has been placed ...
The car was later found abandoned with its front airbags deployed near a dollar store about a mile from the site of the shooting. The gunman, who was not identified, turned himself in around 1 p.m., police said. He is being questioned by detectives. "It's another unfortunate, senseless act of violence that ...
Background checks for gun purchases spiked as Florida lawmakers debated gun reform measures in the wake of the Parkland school shooting, state data ... It was the first gun control legislation to pass in Florida since 1996. ... The spike was more intense and lasted longer than after previous shootings.
The statement has been a crucial piece of evidence in the case and a major point of contention with questions on whether the 12-page statement Salman signed was fact or fiction. Noor Salman and her husband, Pulse nightclub gunman Omar Mateen, go to a shooting range in Florida before the Orlando ...
PARKLAND (CBSMiami) — Confessed Parkland school gunman Nikolas Cruz is getting stacks of fan mail and love letters along with hundreds of dollars for his commissary account. Fans span from teenage girls to women and even older men – some sending suggestive pictures tucked inside greeting ...

A Broward County judge on Friday issued the state's first order temporarily removing guns from a person under Florida's new gun-control laws. ... Authorities said it was the latest in a series of encounters law enforcement had with the man, though he has no prior history of arrests in Florida. He had some ...
Peterson, the school resource officer, resigned after being suspended by the Broward Sheriff's Office for failing to confront the shooter during the Feb. 14 attack at the Parkland school. The videos, released in response to a lawsuit from the South Florida Sun Sentinel, Miami Herald and CNN under Florida's ...
WASHINGTON — The FBI could have and should have done more to investigate information it received prior to last month's massacre at Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the agency's deputy director told a Senate panel on Wednesday. David Bowdich told the Senate Judiciary Committee ...
"One of my students said, 'There's gunshots, just like at the school in Florida'" after seeing the pirate get shot, Campbell said. "I didn't even think about it at that moment. What do you do? What do you say to that?" The shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland happened nearly a month ...
(PLANT CITY, Fla.) — Authorities say a man was fatally shot at a Florida business after he shot and wounded two other men. The Tampa Bay Times reports the shooting occurred Monday afternoon at Bliss Enterprises of Plant City, Inc., a manufacturer of barns and garages. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's ...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Among the newly released recordings of 911 calls from deadly Florida school shooting, the parents of a 17-year-old girl can be heard telling a dispatcher that their ... He broke with the lobbying group after the shootings, and his new stance reinvigorated the gun-control movement.
Lawyers for the Broward Sheriff's Office and the school district are due in court Thursday for a hearing on a lawsuit filed by media companies seeking access to video footage from outside last month's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. The South Florida Sun Sentinel and other media ...
MADISON COUNTY, Fla. (WCTV) -- The Madison Police Department and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement are currently investigating a shooting that left one person dead. The Madison County Sheriff's Office says the shooting happened Wednesday at a residence on Mandina Avenue. According ...
The afternoon of the shooting, Miramar police placed the SWAT team on stand-by in case a request came from the Broward Sheriff's Office to assist. That call for the team never came, Rues said. The Broward Sheriff's Office said Wednesday it could not confirm whether anyone spoke with Miramar that day, ...
... the shooting, said he himself doesn't support giving guns to teachers. But he said all of the victims' families are unified in their support of Scott's plan. “We accept the fact that it is right now the minimally acceptable effort that you can get passed in Florida,” Guttenberg said. “That's just right now the way it is.
... left Colorado, returning to Celia and Jason's roots in Florida. Family life ticked by and although Celia never felt that she had closure, she says they've been "very blessed". Twelve years on, gun laws have barely altered in the US. An estimated 57 mass shootings have happened between 2006 and 2018.
MIAMI — The only armed sheriff's deputy on campus during the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., disputed on Monday that he violated police protocol by not entering the building to hunt down the gunman, and rebuked the sheriff for portraying him as a “coward.”.
Nearly six weeks after that call, Cruz gunned down 17 people at his former high school in Florida -- one of the deadliest mass shootings in modern US history. In the weeks leading up to the February 14 massacre, people reported warning signs about Cruz, 19, but law enforcement officials failed to act.
How Columbine changed police response to school shootings. Asked what Peterson should have done when gunfire broke out at the Parkland school on February 14, Israel said the resource officer should have gone into the building. "Addressed the killer. Killed the killer," the sheriff said. Israel suspended ...
RCP's Tom Bevan discussed the school shooting at a Florida high school last week and the FBI's failure on Monday's Special Report. He said the FBI didn't just drop the ball in the Parkland shooting, but in other incidences as well. Bevan said the perpetrators of the three mass shootings in Florida in the ...
Lawmakers scrambling: A second gun-related bill has been postponed in the Florida Senate as legislative leaders craft a multi-pronged response to the massacre and Gov. Rick Scott plans a series of workshops about school safety and ways to keep guns away from people struggling with mental illnesses.
Rallies against gun violence in Florida, California and Washington, D.C.: The names of victims were read out loud at a rally in Delray Beach. In Los Angeles ... "Apparently when a school shooting happens, it's just another day in America and nobody cares," said Sophie Peterson, a student. "Students and ...
PARKLAND, Fla. — The suspect in one of the deadliest school shootings in modern American history confessed to the police that he “began shooting students ... The AR-15 rifle used in the attack was purchased legally, at Sunrise Tactical Supply in Florida, according to a federal law enforcement official.
Get used to seeing more of former FBI director Louis Freeh around South Florida in the future, whether or not his company is hired to conduct an independent investigation of the Parkland school shooting. His global risk management firm, Freeh Group International Solutions, opened an office on Worth ...
In the wake of the deadly high school shooting in Florida, students stage walkouts nationwide to call for stricter gun laws ... A month after 17 students and instructors were killed at the school here in Parkland, Fla., nearly 3,000 schools across the nation planned to leave class at 10 a.m. local time Wednesday ...
Prosecutors to seek death penalty for gunman in Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting ... Prosecutors announced Tuesday they will seek the death penalty against the suspected gunman who killed 17 students and instructors at a South Florida high school last month, undermining a strategy ...
David Hogg, a survivor of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., speaks during the "March for Our Lives" rally in support of gun control in ... "This time, he put himself in front of the camera, making his first — but not final — plea for an end to mass shootings.".
The South Florida Sun Sentinel obtained copies of some of the letters showing that Cruz, who had few friends in the outside world, is now being showered with attention. The attraction of women to prison bad boys echoes the fascination with killers like notorious cult leader Charles Manson. Lyle and Erik ...
The Rally in Tally protesters chant after marching to the Florida Capitol for the Rally in Tally in Tallahassee, Fla., Feb 26, 2018. ... Family members of people killed in a South Florida school shooting gave emotional testimony Tuesday during a legislative hearing to discuss passing a bill that would allow for ...
More: Florida sheriff: School campus had armed officer who never encountered suspected shooter. In the Cincinnati region and across the nation, schools are seeing a rash of threats following the Florida shooting. In some cases, kids clearly think they're being funny. In others, it's more difficult to determine ...
Since the Feb. 14 massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, David Hogg has become a prominent voice for the student-led movement against gun violence. Hogg, 17, is a senior who teamed up with other Parkland students determined to prevent another school shooting ...
With the last day of the state's legislative session set for March 9, the clock is ticking for lawmakers amid pressure from young survivors of the shooting, who gathered in Tallahassee on Monday. The state House Appropriations Committee passed a stripped-down gun control bill, but the meatier Senate bill is ...
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL — The former Broward County Sheriff's deputy who is accused of waiting outside Marjory Stoneman High School as a lone gunman shot student ... Rick Scott ordered an investigation into the law enforcement response to the shooting by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.
Hundreds of Floridians converged on the state Capitol in Tallahassee on Monday as lawmakers took up a series of proposals in response to the deadly shooting. One bill included an amendment that would ban assault-style rifles like the one used by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooter.
Updated, Feb. 24, 2017: The Broward County Sheriff's Office said it was investigating whether other deputies from the department did not go into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School to engage the gunman. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The only armed sheriff's deputy at a Florida high school where 17 ...
(WSVN/CNN/RNN) – Andy Pollack, the father of Meadow Pollack, one of the 17 killed in last week's shooting at a Florida high school, said he won't let his daughter's death be in vain and that he intends to “make a difference.” Pollack spoke forcefully at a group meeting at the White House with President ...
Florida School Shooting Suspect Was On Rifle Team That Got NRA Grant. WFMY. Superintendent: Building Where FL School Shooting Happened Will Be Torn Down. WFMY. Could armed teachers stop shootings? Trump gives his take in tweetstorm. WFMY. Sheriff: Deputies to carry rifles at schools in ...
NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre, in his first public comments since the shooting in Parkland, Florida, said NRA members mourn for the ... She accused media outlets of focusing heavily on school shootings involving white and affluent neighborhoods instead of those occurring in inner cities.


 

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