Hollywood resident Antoinette Rowan was arrested Monday for filing a false police report after, Miami-Dade police say, her car was stolen. Rowan allegedly told police her 3-year-old son was in the car also.
Miami-Dade prosecutors won’t charge anyone in a South Dade cockfighting case reported in the summer. The reason: the tactics of Animal Recovery Mission, an undercover rescue group that has clashed with law enforcement in Florida.
Gov. Rick Scott and the state Cabinet next week could sign off on a Florida Power & Light plan to build a power plant in Broward County and will take up a dispute about a nuclear project at Turkey Point.
A bucket truck fell over in Homestead, Florida, injuring a construction worker. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue flew the man to Jackson South Medical Center in Kendall to be treated for his injuries. His condition was not immediately known.
In May, a Florida City police detective shot a man twice through a closed apartment door. The department has yet to release information about what led to the shooting and the cop involved is still on the job.
Steve Friedman, a well-known Islamorada backcountry fishing guide, is challenging three-term Republican incumbent Holly Raschein for the District 120 state House race. The district covers some of South Miami-Dade County and all of the Florida Keys.
Julian Morales, a 7-year-old with a rare genetic blood disorder, needs a bone marrow transplant to keep him alive. Finding a perfect match has not been easy because he’s Hispanic and the donor pool is limited.
To understand why the Democratic nominee for Florida governor is pushing a $15 minimum wage, universal healthcare, and an overhaul of Florida’s criminal justice system, you have to go back to Andrew Gillum’s childhood in Miami.
Eveline Gainza, 17, and her boyfriend, Lehigh Acres, FL, resident Demar Turruellas, have been arrested on charges related to the murder of Evelio Gainza in his South Miami-Dade home. The victim was her father.