Category Archives: 2010

Parenting Teenagers from 11 through 17 – By: Larry Lawton

Parenting a teenager can be one of the most frustrating times of a parents’ life.  You wait up at night worried about who your son or daughter is hanging around with, will they come home on time and an assortment of other worries.  You see changes in their appearance, attitude, and demeanor and wonder if […] Read the Rest…

Teens Charged With Christmas Vandalism and Community Policing

Polk deputies solve “Frosty the Snowman” caper. This is exactly what Lawton911 deals with.  Are these kids’ criminals?  Probably not, what they do need is a wake-up call.  Who of us wasn’t mischievous as a kid? Lawton911 is not condoning this behavior one bit, in fact, we want to show these kids that further conduct […] Read the Rest…

Reality Check Parenting Program Coming to St. Joseph’s Catholic School

Palm Bay, The Reality Check Parenting Program is coming to St. Joseph’s Catholic School.  It can be difficult for parents to find solutions on how to help their kids make good choices; this is a program you won’t want to miss.  It is free to the community.  Mr. Lawton has appeared on national TV, Radio […] Read the Rest…

School Board Shooting

What a sad story this is.  (View school board shooting story and video here)  No public official needs to be put in jeopardy like that.  Obviously, that man was disturbed and temporarily crazy at the time.   Addressing concerns with ANY problem should be done in a professional way.    I want to say with all […] Read the Rest…

The Greatest Gift of All

I came to the office this morning and received the greatest gift you can receive during the holidays.  Actually, Linda my assistant received the email that was the greatest gift for the whole staff at Lawton911. I met Patricia Hartfield, on facebook and then at my

Melbourne Police Officer Receives Award

Lawton911 would like to congratulate Melbourne Police Officer Jennifer Amneus for receiving an award for outstanding service with the capture of a robbery suspect who robbed Crane Creek Liquor Store.  The suspect stole the clerk’s firearm and money bag and battered the clerk.  Officer Amneus indentified the suspect through community policing and canvassing the area.  […] Read the Rest…

Bill Dillon – Listen to his radio appearance on the Reality Check Radio Show

Lawton911 wants to thank Senator Haridopolos and State Representative Crisafulli on behalf of Bill Dillon for proposing a bill to compensate Mr. Dillon for the unjust he received.   (Read article)  William Dillon appeared on the

Happy Thanksgiving from the Team at Lawton911 & The Reality Check Program

The team at Lawton911 and the Reality Check Program would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving.  We all have something to be thankful for.  When Larry Lawton was in prison and in the “hole” for fighting the abuses that go on in prison there was a man with no legs in a cell across from him.  […] Read the Rest…

Reality Check Foundation and 4 the Kids of Brevard team up

Larry Lawton President of the Reality Check Foundation accepted a check for $500 from 4 the Kids of Brevard Executive Director Joan Needelman.  Joan and Larry really hit it off; they both have the same vision for kids with regards to keeping kids out of trouble and doing positive things.  Larry opens their minds, and […] Read the Rest…

Wine Tasting and Introduction of the Board of Directors of the Reality Check Foundation

The Reality Check Foundation a 501-c-3 had a great event last night at Casbah Wines in downtown Melbourne.   The foundation recognized the present board and also announced the new members to the board of directors.  (See below for all members) The mission of the Reality Check Foundation is to educate teens and young