Florida PBA Executive Director Discusses New LCSO Union

Florida PBA Executive Director Discusses New LCSO Union

Earlier this month, deputies from the Leon County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) voted to form a union for collective bargaining. Florida sheriff’s deputies have had the right to form unions for collective bargaining since 2003, and this is the first time that LCSO has approached creating a union. Matt Puckett, executive director of the Florida Police […]

Local Numbers Show Suicide Deadlier Than COVID for People Under 55 in 2020

Local Numbers Show Suicide Deadlier Than COVID for People Under 55 in 2020

Despite the reported impact of COVID mitigation efforts on the mental health of many people, there has been little reporting on suicides occurring during the pandemic and how these outcomes relate to the impact of COVID. Tallahassee Police Department data shows that 26 death investigations were ruled suicides in 2020. Tallahassee Reports has obtained the […]