Tag Archives: Waldo

Steve Maynard Named Waldo’s Interim Police Chief

By and on September 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: September 3, 2014 at 6:20 pm

The Alachua County Sherriff’s Office has named Acting Captain Steve Maynard as Waldo’s new interim police chief, after the previous chief was accused of enacting illegal ticket quotas.

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Alachua County Sheriff’s Office To Supervise Waldo After Ticketing Charges

By on August 30th, 2014 | Last updated: September 1, 2014 at 3:00 pm

A plan, under development, would allow the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office to supervise Waldo police operations after allegations that the former chief and interim chief established illegal ticketing quotas.

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Former Waldo Police Chief Accused of Unlawful Ticket Quota

By on August 27th, 2014 | Last updated: August 27, 2014 at 5:14 pm

Former Waldo Police Chief Mike Szabo and current Cpl. Kenneth Smith have been accused of misrepresentation, fraud and enforcing unlawful ticketing quotas among other allegations made by current Waldo police officers.

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ASPCA, UF Experts Show How To Investigate Animal Cruelty Crime Scenes

By on September 12th, 2013 | Last updated: September 12, 2013 at 7:49 am

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, along with the University of Florida’s Center for Forensic Medicine, held a workshop Wednesday to locate graves of animals who had been subject to potential abuse.

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In the News: Mom burns daughter, insufficient sleep causes weight gain, women network to fight issue, Motor scooter accident investigated

By on March 19th, 2013 | Last updated: March 21, 2013 at 11:19 am

Hollywood mother burned daughter with knife in case of ‘honor violence,’ police say – Police say 35-year-old Sahar Thabit, born in Yemen, was arrested Friday for burning her 17-year-old daughter with a hot knife as punishment for talking to a [...]

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New Wal-Mart Super Center opens in Gainesville

By on February 1st, 2013 | Last updated: February 2, 2013 at 2:12 pm

A new Wal-Mart Super Center has opened in Gainesville on Northwest 23rd Street. With the new store’s opening, the Wal-Mart on Northwest 13th Street, which was open for 30 years, closed.

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