As states across the nation struggle to keep crime at bay, Florida is setting record lows, hitting its lowest crime rate in 50 years at the end of 2022. Although crime in the Sunshine State has continued to decline over the years, Florida leaders know that there is still more work to be done to keep law-abiding...
In Florida, Governor DeSantis has made it his top priority to promote public safety, and support law enforcement and first responders. As many anti-police groups call for reform and defunding, Florida leadership has chosen to take a different route.
Whenever a natural disaster hits, that is when a state’s leadership is truly tested, and the capability of its leaders is on full display. As Hurricane Ian makes landfall, impacting millions of Floridians, Gov. DeSantis and state leaders have taken the necessary precautions needed to protect and help citizens most affected by the storm...
The United States’ southern border has been combating illegal immigration for years, but now it has evolved into a crisis that can no longer be ignored. Our federal government claims that the border is secure and refuses to acknowledge the situation, leaving states to take matters into their own hands.
The Florida Council for Safe Communities exists to educate Floridians about issues that impact the safety of their families and communities. We seek to influence safety-related public policy decisions by mobilizing community leaders and concerned citizens across the state to speak out on these important issues.
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