The six-week deployment includes state and local police officers, divided into three separate two-week rotations.
As of Friday, about 90 percent of Puerto Rico is still without power, while the death toll has climbed to 36 since Hurricane Maria made landfall on September 20.
About 320,000 Puerto Ricans live in Central Florida, and some officials are estimating as many as 100,000 may flee the island and settle with family and friends in the region.
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The move may temporarily ease Puerto Rico's financial problems as it struggles to get back on its feet after Maria hit last month, destroying the electrical grid and leaving most of the island's 3.4 million inhabitants without power.
Santos and her daughters were volunteering their time Saturday to help the cause.
Florida Hospital tells News 6 its goal is to fill 10 large containers and ship the supplies to Puerto Rico this week.
The U.S. Department of Energy pre-positioned emergency teams on both Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
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The governor said he will reiterate to a congressional delegation visiting Puerto Rico today the need for urgent action, due to the magnitude of the challenges.
In less than two weeks, Medina and the rest of North Carolina for Puerto Rico collected more all of the donations.
At least for now, drugmakers say they should be able to prevent shortages by moving around inventory and, in some cases, increasing production at factories in other locations already making those products.
"It's not just a little town, it's the whole island".
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Cruz said, "This is what being a police officer is all about, and this is why we're going down there".