North Miami criminal attorney Michael Adam Haber has had his identity stolen twice on Facebook from scammers who used his picture with his young son to score dates or steal money from unsuspecting victims. He advises reporting the fraud to Facebook and the FBI’s cybercrime unit, IC3.
Two Florida Senators amended their January campaign reports Monday after the Miami Herald called to ask whether they’d been raising money for their reelection campaigns after the Jan. 9 start of the legislative session.
A great white shark named Savannah transmitted its signal to marine research group Ocearch on Sunday that tracked the 9-foot shark to waters near Haulover Park. Three other tagged sharks are near Florida seeking warmer waters.
Olga Cleary, 91, has lived alone and largely confined to her home by poor health since her husband died several years ago. Through Wish Book, her social worker wants to get her aging home an air conditioner and the money to run it.
A crash involving a Miami-Dade police cruiser sent two people to the hospital and shut down a major intersection early Wednesday. The fiery crash closed Northeast 135th Street and Biscayne Boulevard in North Miami.
Lance Dixon covers Coral Gables, Miami Gardens and North Miami. He joined the Miami Herald in 2013 and is a graduate of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and Morehouse College in Atlanta, Ga.
On November 2, 2017, the North Miami Police Department was conducting their weekly community bike ride, when officers noticed a suspicious vehicle at the rear of the apartment complex, located at 12990 NE 6 Avenue. As the officers approached the stopped vehicle, the driver put the vehicle in reverse and then accelerated forward and the driver attempted to drive over the officers. The driver continued at a high rate of speed through the driveway, running over one of the officer’s bicycles. The officers jumped out of the vehicle's path to avoid struck.
North Miami Police Department
Driver tries to run over officers during weekly community bike ride