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Florida Paramedics Facing Charges

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ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. – Four Florida paramedics are accused of falsifying training records, WEAR-TV reports.

Prosecutors say the records were related to mandatory training courses with the American Heart Association. The courses were needed to obtain a license with the State of Florida.

Charges included racketeering, official misconduct and fraud.

“The investigation is complete is unless we receive additional information,” State Attorney Bill Eddins told NorthEscambia.com. “I would like the public to know that my office will not tolerate this kind of conduct.”

Related: Escambia County EMS (FL) Reportedly Provided Medical Training without Certifications