Video shot from a boater shows teenagers fishing from the dock at Bud N’ Mary’s, a well-known Florida Keys marina. One of the teens is seen standing on top of a small tarpon he caught, then tossing the lifeless fish in the water.
Former Miami Hurricanes quarterback Robert Marve was arrested in Hillsborough County on Friday morning for an out-of-county warrant put out by the Key West Police Department charging him with domestic battery by strangulation.
The Florida Keys is experiencing higher than usual fish kills this summer, but wildlife officials don’t think it’s part of a red tide or other type of algae bloom affecting other parts of South Florida.
A judge ruled Tuesday that he'll try to hold a trial for a Key West woman who fatally ran over a pedestrian with her Mercedes. Her attorneys said they don't think they can pick an impartial jury there.
A Tavernier man is expected to plead guilty in the 2016 strangulation death of his live-in girlfriend, Jade Green Dixon, his attorney said. But he has changed his story before, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.
A Key West inmate sharpened a plastic toothbrush and used it as a "shank" to attack Monroe County Sheriff's Office correctional officers on July 9, according to the arrest report. Two officers had minor puncture wounds on their hands.
A Florida Keys law enforcement officer and his friends Saturday rescued three Cuban migrants who were clinging to a makeshift float in the ocean for more than four days, a sheriff spokesperson said. The three were taken to Lower Keys Medical Center in Key West
A former Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officer, Jonathan Jacox, 42, was arrested July 9 for allegedly violating his probation after serving nearly nine years for dealing cocaine and heroin.
Maycol Josue Jacinto Sanchez is in jail on aggravated battery and child abuse charges after an incident that the Monroe County Sheriff's Office said sent a 2-year-old with a head injury and a pregnant woman to the hospital.
Still reeling from the effects of Hurricane Irma, South Florida fishermen are facing a 25 percent tax on lobster going into China. While that's bad news for lobster fishermen, it could be good news for local diners.