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In the four-way Leon County Sheriff’s race, Democrat Walt McNeil has unseated incumbent Mike Wood.

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Does racial diversity play an important role in law enforcement? Some local officials say it does. The two white and two black candidates in the Leon County Sheriff’s race have their own views about how law enforcement diversity is key to helping strengthen ties with the community.

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The National Rifle Association is endorsing one of the four candidates in the Leon County Sheriffs race.

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Last minute party switches in the race for Leon County Sheriff continue to roil the contest, and those decisions are proving to be fodder for candidates trying to score points with voters.

Open Carry is one stop away from the Florida House floor.
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Proposals to allow the open carry of firearms and possession of guns on public university campuses failed in the Florida legislature, but supporters say they'll be back. Now Leon sheriff's candidates are weighing on on whether open carry and campus carry should be laws.

No Primary Election For Leon County Sheriff Race

Jun 24, 2016
Leon County Sheriff's Office

 Voters will not see any Leon County Sheriff candidates on the primary ballots, after changes were made in the final day of election qualification.

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Several gun-related bills have already been filed for the 2016 legislative session. But, it includes a non-controversial bill agreed to by both the Florida Police Chiefs and the National Rifle Association.