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  Orange County deputy promoted to highest rank ever held by a black woman in the department’s history

Orange County Sheriff John Mina promoted Denise Demps to the rank of Chief Deputy this week, making her the highest ranking African American woman in the department’s history.

  City of Orlando hires first Equity Official to address systemic racism

After weeks of protests following the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, city leaders in Orlando have hired its first Equity Official.