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Three ways Deception can get you into Trouble

By Deric Zacca, PA |

When news broke that a former Trump campaign advisor pled guilty to making false statements to the FBI, questions began to swirl as the controversy regarding Russian collusion heated up. Unsealed court records indicate that George Papadopoulos was not up front with the FBI about connections with Russian contacts he’d had during the presidential… Read More »

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Penalties for Methamphetamine Related Crimes in Florida

By Deric Zacca, PA |

Florida has some of the toughest penalties for drug crimes in the United States, but methamphetamine abuse and addiction continues to affect the population to an alarming degree. Methamphetamine is classified as a Schedule II controlled substance because of its “high potential for abuse” that often leads to dependence. Find out how a criminal… Read More »

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You’ve Been Arrested, What Are Your Rights?

By Deric Zacca, PA |

In the event that you have been arrested, there may be hundreds of thoughts racing through your mind as you try to cope with the reality that your freedom may be in jeopardy. During this time period it is common for people to experience extreme stress and anxiety as uncertainty sets in, however, it… Read More »

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Cooper City Teen Enters Plea In Friend’s Death

By Deric Zacca, PA |

A Cooper City teenager who had been facing manslaughter charges in the death of his best friend has been sentenced to probation after entering a plea of guilty to a lesser charge. The teen, according to reports, was involved in an incident in 2015 in which he and his best friend were playing with… Read More »

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Sexual Assault In Northwest Miami-Dade

By Deric Zacca, PA |

As a result of an incident that took place in Northwest Miami-Dade in which a woman was sexually assaulted, police are searching for a man suspected of committing the crime. According to authorities, the woman was threatened at knifepoint and the suspect is considered to be armed and dangerous. Sexual Battery – Defined By… Read More »

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Never Too Late For Justice

By Deric Zacca, PA |

A South Carolina woman is facing charges of kidnapping for acts committed over eighteen years ago after a woman was determined to be the baby who had been taken from a Jacksonville hospital’s maternity ward in July of 1998. According to reports, the woman had started to question whether or not the person she… Read More »

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Bullying Leads To Body Slam In High School Fight

By Deric Zacca, PA |

An incident which allegedly began with bullying and led to a body slam has resulted in both participants being suspended from school for ten days. Claiming self-defense, the teenager who ended the fight with a body slam and another teenager were videotaped punching each other while other students watched; the body-slammer claimed that the… Read More »

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Man Arrested At Miami Beach Store

By Deric Zacca, PA |

A Hollywood man has been arrested at a Miami Beach store and is now facing charges for video voyeurism and stalking after allegedly filming store patrons with his cell phone. According to reports, an employee of the store told the store’s loss prevention officer that a female customer had reported the man had placed… Read More »

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Parking Lot Incident Leads To Child Neglect Charges

By Deric Zacca, PA |

A South Florida woman is facing charges of child neglect after leaving three children inside a locked vehicle at a local grocery store while she went inside the business. The woman was arrested after law enforcement officials, who were investigating a crash in the business’s parking lot, were alerted to the situation by a… Read More »

South Carolina Man Charged With Animal Cruelty

By Deric Zacca, PA |

A South Carolina man is facing animal cruelty charges after riding his horse from his home state of South Carolina to Key West, Florida attempting to create a new life for himself after going through a period of rough times in his personal life. The man, who started his trek over four months ago,… Read More »