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DCF Officials, Florida
Al Zimmerman, DCF Spokesperson
Police arrested Zimmerman
on charges of soliciting at least two victims between the ages of 16 and 17 years old to make child pornography.
arrest, the agency discovered that Zimmerman
was previously arrested in Georgia for driving under the influence and had an outstanding warrant for grand theft in Texas.
Butterworth said Al Zimmerman
, arrested Friday on eight counts of using a child in a sexual performance, had been hired before a November 2006 policy change required such precautions and that his previous employers were never contacted.
Trial date set for former DCF ...
Trial date set for former DCF spokesman Al Zimmerman
said DCF press secretary ...
said DCF press secretary Al Zimmerman."According to the review, no one even attempted to report that child missing until Jan 19.That doesn't sound like bureaucracy led to this mistake. ... Prior to Jan. 19, no missing-child report was filed with any police agency in the United States." Zimmerman
said there is some doubt Courtney even went to Colorado, and
"We've seen an increase in the number of people who don't qualify for Medicaid because they cannot produce proof of citizenship," said Albert A. Zimmerman, a spokesman for the Florida Department of Children and Families.
Al Zimmerman, 40, made ...
Al Zimmerman, 40, made his first court appearance today on eight counts of using a child in a sexual performance.He was released about 3:30 p.m., records show.
Prosecutors asked that Zimmerman
, 40, be held without bail, she
said.Until Friday, Zimmerman was press secretary for the Florida Department of Children and Families.
According to an arrest report, Zimmerman
offered to pay two teen boys to take photos of themselves masturbating.One boy lives in Hillsborough County and the other lives in Orange County.
Copes declined to say how Zimmerman
contacted the teens or exactly how many images are involved.
...Zimmerman, who has worked for the DCF since March 2005, turned himself in to authorities about 5:30 p.m. Friday at the Lakeland field office of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, said FDLE spokeswoman Heather Smith.
...Before Zimmerman began working for DCF in 2005, he was a reporter for Bay News 9.
In applying for a job with DCF
has betrayed the trust of this department, the employees and the people we serve."
In 1998, Zimmerman
was charged with passing a bad check in Bexar County, Texas, according to a records check.That charge, too, was dismissed.
In addition, Zimmerman
was convicted in Georgia in 1993 of driving under the influence, Butterworth said.
is already bonded out.