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Bangor Daily News
Lebanon man charged with heroin trafficking in Sanfordabout a car driven along Lebanon Street that reportedly was “all over the road,
Lebanon man charged with heroin trafficking in Sanford
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
about a car driven along Lebanon Street that reportedly was “all over the road,” according to Cpl. Matthew Gagne of the Sanford Police Department. Police pulled over Christopher Blier, 31, and police observed drugs in his car during the traffic... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Sanford police seize heroin, $10,000 in cash during traffic stopPolice seized more than 100 grams of heroin and $10,000 in cash during a traffi
Sanford police seize heroin, $10,000 in cash during traffic stop
WMTW Portland / Posted yesterday
Police seized more than 100 grams of heroin and $10,000 in cash during a traffic stop Friday night. Sanford police Cpl. Matthew Gagne said officers stopped Christopher Blier, 31, of Lebanon, around 10 p.m. Officers had been dispatched after a car... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Sanford cops donate basketball hoops, play with local kidsSanford police presented two local families with basketball hoops Wednesday. L
Sanford cops donate basketball hoops, play with local kids
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
Sanford police presented two local families with basketball hoops Wednesday. Last month, Gainesville police officer Bobby White, also known as the ‘basketball cop’ called the Sanford Police Department after a local resident reached out to him and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Substitute teacher accused of being drunk in class pleads no contestshe also answered, "Obama." She had with her a bottle filled with a pink liqui
Substitute teacher accused of being drunk in class pleads no contest
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
she also answered, "Obama." She had with her a bottle filled with a pink liquid, according to the police report. When a Sanford police officer gave it a sniff, it smelled like alcohol, he wrote. Joel was arrested that day and taken to jail. She... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Sanford man to spend nearly 12 years in prison for drug traffickingof the drug distribution conspiracy.” The case was investigated by the U.S. Dr
Sanford man to spend nearly 12 years in prison for drug trafficking
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
of the drug distribution conspiracy.” The case was investigated by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the Sanford Police Department. CORRECTION: The sentence was lengthened because Jesse Roy possessed a gun at the time and then... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Cops arrest 3 after man found buried in shallow grave near homeless campSanford police arrested a man on murder charges on Sunday after a body was foun
Cops arrest 3 after man found buried in shallow grave near homeless camp
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
Sanford police arrested a man on murder charges on Sunday after a body was found buried in a shallow grave near a homeless camp. Charles Shannon Rhinehart, 46, has been charged with second-degree murder and two counts of destroying evidence in the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Black Lives Matter rally at Sanford police department A Black Lives Matter rally took place in coordination with the Sanford Police
Black Lives Matter rally at Sanford police department
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
A Black Lives Matter rally took place in coordination with the Sanford Police Department on Sunday. A Black Lives Matter rally took place in coordination with the Sanford Police Department on... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Large turnout expected in Sanford for Black Lives Matter protestDemonstrators plan to march at 6:30 p.m. from Red Barber Park on 13th Street to
Large turnout expected in Sanford for Black Lives Matter protest
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Demonstrators plan to march at 6:30 p.m. from Red Barber Park on 13th Street to the Sanford Police Department on Goldsboro Boulevard, nearly two miles. A candlelight vigil is also planned. Sanford Police Chief Cecil Smith came to the protest after... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Law enforcement officers work to improve relations with communitywhat the expectations and standards are,” Hardwick said. “I expect a lot from m
Law enforcement officers work to improve relations with community
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
what the expectations and standards are,” Hardwick said. “I expect a lot from my men and women." Chief Cecil Smith of the Sanford Police Department is familiar with protests being a daily occurrence after he took over the SPD in the height of the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Planned Black Lives Matter protests spark death threats, leader saysa candlelight vigil and a march. On Sunday the group will start at Red Barber
Planned Black Lives Matter protests spark death threats, leader says
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
a candlelight vigil and a march. On Sunday the group will start at Red Barber Park on East 13th Street and march to the Sanford Police Department. Police officials said they they're aware of the planned protest and will have extra officers to... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Officers participate in a danceoff with Fla. childrenMembers of the Sanford Police Department were videotaped last night doing a whi
Officers participate in a danceoff with Fla. children
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 10 days ago
Members of the Sanford Police Department were videotaped last night doing a whip and nae nae dance to "Watch Me" with some children outside of an apartment complex in Flordia. The members of law enforcement identified in the video are Officers Inoa... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Officers participate in a danceoff with Fla. childrenMembers of the Sanford Police Department were videotaped last night doing a whi
Officers participate in a danceoff with Fla. children
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
Members of the Sanford Police Department were videotaped last night doing a whip and nae nae dance to "Watch Me" with some children outside of an apartment complex in Flordia. The members of law enforcement identified in the video are Officers Inoa... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Officers participate in a danceoff with Fla. childrenMembers of the Sanford Police Department were videotaped last night doing a whi
Officers participate in a danceoff with Fla. children
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 11 days ago
Members of the Sanford Police Department were videotaped last night doing a whip and nae nae dance to "Watch Me" with some children outside of an apartment complex in Flordia. The members of law enforcement identified in the video are Officers Inoa... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Timeline: The Black Lives Matter movementhis father's fiance in Sanford, Florida, when he had an altercation with Zimmer
Timeline: The Black Lives Matter movement
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
his father's fiance in Sanford, Florida, when he had an altercation with Zimmerman. Initially Zimmerman is not charged by Sanford Police. After a public outcry, Zimmerman is charged with second-degree murder and manslaughter. The Black Lives... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Officers participate in a danceoff with Fla. childrenMembers of the Sanford Police Department were videotaped last night doing a whi
Officers participate in a danceoff with Fla. children
KIVI Boise / Posted 11 days ago
Members of the Sanford Police Department were videotaped last night doing a whip and nae nae dance to "Watch Me" with some children outside of an apartment complex in Flordia. The members of law enforcement identified in the video are Officers Inoa... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Officers participate in a danceoff with Fla. childrenMembers of the Sanford Police Department were videotaped last night doing a whi
Officers participate in a danceoff with Fla. children
KGTV San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
Members of the Sanford Police Department were videotaped last night doing a whip and nae nae dance to "Watch Me" with some children outside of an apartment complex in Flordia. The members of law enforcement identified in the video are Officers Inoa... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Sanford police officer challenges kids to dance offtwo officers in Sanford had a battle on their hands: a dance battle, that is.
Sanford police officer challenges kids to dance off
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
two officers in Sanford had a battle on their hands: a dance battle, that is. Officer Inoa and Officer Hernandez of the Sanford Police Department met several children and their parents while on patrol outside the Seminole Gardens... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Sanford officer challenges kids to dance-offofficer in Sanford was caught on camera breaking it down with some local kids.
Sanford officer challenges kids to dance-off
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
officer in Sanford was caught on camera breaking it down with some local kids. Officer Inoa and Officer Hernandez with the Sanford Police Department were talking to a group of kids Tuesday at the Seminole Gardens Apartments. After the conversation... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Florida officer busts a move with neighborhood children in dance-offsome moves when several children challenged her to a dance-off Tuesday night.
Florida officer busts a move with neighborhood children in dance-off
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
some moves when several children challenged her to a dance-off Tuesday night. Officer Inoa and Officer Hernandez of the Sanford Police Department met several children and their parents at an apartment complex. The Sanford Police Department... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Florida officer busts a move with neighborhood children in...some moves when several children challenged her to a dance-off Tuesday night.
Florida officer busts a move with neighborhood children in...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 11 days ago
some moves when several children challenged her to a dance-off Tuesday night. Officer Inoa and Officer Hernandez of the Sanford Police Department met several children and their parents at an apartment complex. The Sanford Police Department... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Florida officer busts a move with neighborhood children in...some moves when several children challenged her to a dance-off Tuesday night.
Florida officer busts a move with neighborhood children in...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
some moves when several children challenged her to a dance-off Tuesday night. Officer Inoa and Officer Hernandez of the Sanford Police Department met several children and their parents at an apartment complex. The Sanford Police Department... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Florida officer busts a move with neighborhood children in...some moves when several children challenged her to a dance-off Tuesday night.
Florida officer busts a move with neighborhood children in...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 11 days ago
some moves when several children challenged her to a dance-off Tuesday night. Officer Inoa and Officer Hernandez of the Sanford Police Department met several children and their parents at an apartment complex. The Sanford Police Department... Read more
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ajc.com
Florida officer busts a move with neighborhood children in...some moves when several children challenged her to a dance-off Tuesday night.
Florida officer busts a move with neighborhood children in...
ajc.com / Posted 11 days ago
some moves when several children challenged her to a dance-off Tuesday night. Officer Inoa and Officer Hernandez of the Sanford Police Department met several children and their parents at an apartment complex. The Sanford Police Department... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened after the protests?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened after the protests?
Local 10 Miami / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Sanford officer busts a move with neighborhood children in dance offA Sanford police officer busted some moves when several children challenged her
Sanford officer busts a move with neighborhood children in dance off
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
A Sanford police officer busted some moves when several children challenged her to a dance off Tuesday night. Officer Inoa and Officer Hernandez met several children and their parents at Seminole Gardens Apartments. Sanford police posted video on... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened after the protests?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened after the protests?
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened after the protests?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened after the protests?
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
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My EastText
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
My EastText / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Eric Garner, 43 Date... Read more
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KECI Missoula
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened after the protests?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened after the protests?
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
41 related stories
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
41 related stories
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KQ2 St. Joseph
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Eric Garner, 43 Date... Read more
41 related stories
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Eric Garner, 43 Date... Read more
41 related stories
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WJXT Jacksonville
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened after the protests?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened after the protests?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
41 related stories
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KTVZ Bend
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened after the protests?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened after the protests?
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
41 related stories
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ABC 7 El Paso
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
41 related stories
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News 8000
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
News 8000 / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
41 related stories
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KTXS Abilene
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national promi
'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened next?
KTXS Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the "Black Lives Matter" movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Date of death: July... Read more
41 related stories
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
‘Black Lives Matter’ cases: What happened after the protests?across the country, and the “Black Lives Matter” movement gained national promi
‘Black Lives Matter’ cases: What happened after the protests?
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 11 days ago
across the country, and the “Black Lives Matter” movement gained national prominence. The case also led to the firing of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee, who was criticized for not arresting Zimmerman after Martin was killed. Eric Garner, 43 Date... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Pokemon Go players trespassing while playing gameNews contacted neighboring law enforcement to see if it has had problems with t
Pokemon Go players trespassing while playing game
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
News contacted neighboring law enforcement to see if it has had problems with trespassing calls involving Pokemon. Sanford police said it had a report of a suspicious person, which turned out to be just someone chasing a Poke... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
March against police brutality underway in SanfordBlack Lives Matter protests, was held at Fort Mellon Park in Sanford as attende
March against police brutality underway in Sanford
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 13 days ago
Black Lives Matter protests, was held at Fort Mellon Park in Sanford as attendees walked east on 13th Street toward the Sanford Police Department. "Cops got to be held accountable for their actions, and that's the last thing we need in this... Read more
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Island Packet
Editorials from around New Englandso still today, and until there are more treatment options, we'll continue to s
Editorials from around New England
Island Packet / Posted 15 days ago
so still today, and until there are more treatment options, we'll continue to see overdoses and death at an alarming rate. Sanford police Chief Thomas Connolly, for one, has had enough. Connolly, who has studied addiction extensively and sees its... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Cops say Sanford man shot at neighborsfireworks with family members when a neighbor two doors down yelled at them to
Cops say Sanford man shot at neighbors
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
fireworks with family members when a neighbor two doors down yelled at them to "stop that [expletive]," according to a Sanford police arrest report. That started an argument between Silvia's and the neighbor's family. A neighbor — Teresa... Read more
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