Miami-Dade Corrections officer David Mercado was arrested on two counts of attempted murder and one count of burglary Monday after an exchange of gunfire at the Opa-locka home of his baby's mother. Mercado may have used his service gun in the shooting, according to what the mother told police.
Miami Gardens police say a Tuesday predawn marital argument between Tamesha Marshall and Arthur Pharr ended with Pharr shooting and killing his wife of six years. He's been arrested on a charge of second-degree murder.
The Justice Department said Dustin Hughes of Cutler Bay, Florida, pleaded guilty in court to one count of obstruction of religious beliefs, admitting he phoned a bomb threat to a Pembroke Pines mosque. Caller ID helped track Hughes.
Miami Gardens police on Wednesday announced an arrest in the case of Thristan Hanson, known as "Ace TK Boogie," who was killed in front of his parents' home on Father's Day. Willis Dukes III, who was also wounded in the shooting, now faces a murder charge.
Miami Gardens police have responded to a shooting that has left two people dead in the 2700 block of Northwest 167th Street. These are the seventh and eighth persons shot in Miami Gardens since last Saturday.
A mom returns to where her son, Michael Mathis, was shot and killed in Miami Gardens, Florida, on Saturday, June 16, 2018, to ask the public for any information they might have about his death on Friday.
His House in Miami Gardens is housing migrant kids separated from their parents at the southern U.S. border. Florida Senator Bill Nelson has said that at least 174 such children are being housed in Florida.
Miami Gardens police identified the victim in Saturday morning's drive-by shooting as 21-year-old Michael Mathis. Mathis was the first of two young men in their 20s fatally shot this weekend in Miami Gardens.
Miami police arrested Jaime Plasencia, 18, for February's fatal shooting of Barry University student Priscilla Torres, 19. Police say various electronic trackers put Plasencia with Torres before her death and with Torres' car afterward.
Miami-Dade police are looking for a white BMW and a black SUV, either a Chevrolet Tahoe or a Cadillac Escalade, after a Tuesday morning drive-by shooting in a Northwest Miami-Dade Taco Bell parking lot that sent two people to Ryder Trauma Center.