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Broward sheriff appointed to state council

Rick Scott appoints Scott Israel to Florida Violent Crime and Drug Control Council

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Florida Gov. Rick Scott appointed Broward Sheriff Scott Israel to the Florida Violent Crime and Drug Control Council.

Israel's term began May 31 and ends June 30, 2013.

Scott also reappointed Ben Johnson, the sheriff of the Volusia County Sheriff's Office.