Florida News: PHOTO RELEASE Governor Ron DeSantis Addresses More Than 1,000 Business and Community Leaders at Broward Workshop

Davie, Fla. (STL.News) – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis addressed more than 1,000 business and community leaders…

Florida News: Governor Ron DeSantis Commends Florida Legislative Leaders on Passing Medical Marijuana Bill

Tallahassee, Fla. (STL.News) – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis released the following statement regarding the passage of SB…

FLORIDA News: PANAMA CITY, Panama City Marriage Fraud Conspirators Plead Guilty and Sentenced

PANAMA CITY, FLORIDA – Ravi Babu Kolla, 47, an Indian foreign national residing in Panama City,…

FLORIDA News: Gadsden County Tax Preparer, John Jean-Gilles Charged with Wire Fraud, Identity Theft, and Aiding in Preparing False Tax Returns

TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – John Jean-Gilles, 33, of Midway, was arraigned on Friday, March 8, 2019, in…

FLORIDA News: TALLAHASSEE, Kevin Robert Lee, Former Credit Union Lending Director Charged with Bank Fraud, Aggravated Identity Theft, and Filing False Tax Returns

TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – Kevin Robert Lee, 35, of Tallahassee, Florida, was arraigned on Friday in the…

FLORIDA News: TALLAHASSEE, U.S. Attorney Keefe Celebrates African-American History Month

TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – During the month of February, Lawrence Keefe, United States Attorney for the Northern…

Florida News: Broward County Resident, Thomas Michael White Sentenced to 14 Years in Prison for Leading a $2 Million Dollar Securities Fraud Scheme that Targeted the Elderly

Parkland, Florida – Yesterday, Thomas Michael White, 60, of Parkland, Florida was sentenced to 14 years…

Florida News: Peter Robert Bobal, Hallandale Resident Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Enticing a Minor While a Convicted Sex Offender

Hallandale Beach, Florida – Peter Robert Bobal, 42, of Hallandale Beach, was sentenced, on February 15, 2019,…

Florida News: James M. Schneider, South Florida Securities Lawyer Sentenced to Seven Years’ Imprisonment for Role in Pump-and-Dump Securities Fraud Scheme

Florida – A Boca Raton attorney was sentenced today to 84 months’ imprisonment and ordered to…

FLORIDA News: PENSACOLA, Jerry T. Vertefeuille, Former Government Contracting Officer Representative Sentenced to 60 Months in Prison for Conspiracy and Bribery

PENSACOLA, FLORIDA – Jerry T. Vertefeuille, 54, of Niceville, was sentenced today to 60 months in…

Florida News: Colombian Nationals Sentenced To 45 And 50 Years in Prison for Participating In Human Smuggling Event That Resulted In the Rape and Murder of Cuban Nationals

Florida – Two Colombian nationals were sentenced to 45 and 50 years in prison for their…

Florida News: Navarre, Men from Navarre and Huron indicted on child pornography charges

Navarre, Florida – Two men were indicted for child pornography crimes. David Nestor, 39, of Navarre, was…

Florida News: Cuban Citizen, Saul Santos Ferro Arrested on Charge of Making False Statements on an Application for Lawful Permanent Residence

Indictment allege series of lies, including failure to disclose membership in the Cuban government’s Department of…

Florida News: Aventura, Dr. Jeanne E. Germeil, South Florida Pain Management Doctor Convicted of 11 Counts of Illegally Dispensing Opioid Drugs

Aventura, Florida – Dr. Jeanne E. Germeil, 55, of Aventura, Florida was convicted by a federal…

FLORIDA News: TALLAHASSEE, U.S. Attorney Keefe Announces New Management Team for the Northern District of Florida

TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – Lawrence Keefe, United States Attorney for the Northern District of Florida, announced today…

Florida News: Governor Ron DeSantis Issues Proclamation in Support of Interim President Juan Guaidó of Venezuela

Doral, FL (STL.News) Yesterday, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis issued a bold proclamation recognizing Interim President Juan…

Florida News: Miami Resident, Joudanorve Lafleur Sentenced to 13 Years in Prison for Robbing Miami Shores TD Bank Branch at Gunpoint and Discharging the Firearm During the Robbery

Miami, Florida – A Miami resident was sentenced today to a total of thirteen years in federal…

Florida News: Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Additional Federal Reimbursement for Florida Panhandle

This is a Result of a One-On-One Meeting Governor DeSantis Had with President Donald Trump in…

Florida News: Governor Ron DeSantis Announces the Appointment of Clay Ingram as CEO of Volunteer Florida

Tallahassee, FL – Jan. 26, 2019 – Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Clay…

Florida News: Attorney General Ashley Moody Heads to Sebring with Victim Advocates

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Jan. 24, 2019 – Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody and a team of…

Florida News: Deadly Heroin and Synthetic Opioids Seized in Drug Trafficking Bust

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Jan. 20, 2019 – Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody’s Office of Statewide Prosecution…

Florida News: Balmy Lincoln Joseph, Federal Jury Convicts South Florida Resident of Participating in Heroin Trafficking Conspiracy

Florida – A West Palm Beach resident was convicted by a federal jury today of participating…

Florida News: Attorney General Ashley Moody’s Statement on the Suspension of Sheriff Scott Israel

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Jan. 12, 2019 Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody yesterday released the following statement…

Florida News: What They Are Saying: Florida Leaders React to Governor Ron DeSantis’ Appointment of Barbara Lagoa to the Florida Supreme Court

Tallahassee, FL – Jan. 9, 2019 – Today, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis appointed Florida Third District…

FLORIDA News: TALLAHASSEE, Lawrence Keefe Sworn in as U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Florida

TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – Lawrence “Larry” Keefe, of Shalimar, Florida, took the oath of office this morning…

FLORIDA News: TALLAHASSEE, Year in Review: 2018 Project Safe Neighborhoods Prosecutions

TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – As 2018 has drawn to a close, Christopher P. Canova, United States Attorney…

Florida News: Phillip Richard Peterson, City of Fort Lauderdale Department of Parks and Recreation Employee Pleads Guilty

Florida – Two individuals, including a City of Fort Lauderdale Parks and Recreation Department employee, pled guilty…

Florida News: Palm Beach Sales Representative, Lanny Fried Sentenced to Prison for Money Laundering Scheme Involving Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment Centers and Clinical Laboratories

A top sales representative was sentenced to prison today for his participation in a money laundering…

Florida News: Former Tax Return Preparer, Saul Frederick Sentenced for $1.75 Million Stolen Identity Tax Refund Scheme

Florida – Ariana Fajardo Orshan, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, Michael J. De…

Tennessee News: Florida Man, Christopher B. Warren Pleads Guilty in $28 Million Solar Farm Ponzi Scheme7777

NASHVILLE, Tenn.- December 17, 2018 – Christopher B. Warren, 50, of Anthony, Florida pleaded guilty Friday…