Florida Highway Patrol

“Enforcement time” has come for motorists caught texting and driving by Florida Highway Patrol troopers.

The Florida Department of Transportation is working on new technology that will detect wrong way drivers on Florida highways. An increase in wrong way collisions has lead to the Howard Frankland Bridge being chosen for the upcoming pilot test.

Daylina Miller/Health News Florida / WUSF

Florida's governor has ordered state troopers to increase patrols at religious institutions statewide in the wake of a mass shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue.

August is Child Safety Awareness Month, and Florida officials are reminding motorists to always buckle up their kids.

FHP Troopers To Get Drug To Combat Overdoses

Jan 18, 2018
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The Florida Highway Patrol announced Wednesday it is issuing naloxone, an overdose-reversal drug commonly known by its brand name, Narcan, to state troopers.

Dozens Arrested in Heroin, Sex Trafficking Ring

Sep 22, 2015
WMFE

An investigation into a heroin and sex trafficking ring has ended with the arrest of more than two dozen people. The Orange County Sheriff’s Office made the announcement today after a two-year investigation.