The Coast Guard offloaded more than 4,000 pounds of cocaine and marijuana, valued at $47 million. Coast Guard Miami Beach seized the drugs from three ships off the coast of Haiti, Dominican Republic and Aruba.
Despite helping the feds convict an ex-Biscayne Park police chief, former officers Charlie Dayoub and Raul Fernandez were sentenced to a maximum of one year in prison for falsely arresting a teen at the chief’s direction.
Prosecutors dropped the murder case against Andre Gonzalez, who spent more than a decade in prison. He walked free after an eyewitness was interviewed by students from Medill Justice Project at Northwestern University.
A witness told Miami, FL, police Jayme Closs, a missing 13-year-old out of Wisconsin, was seen at a Miami gas station Monday. An Amber Alert was issued for Jayme Monday after her parents were found shot to death.
Miami police and Jackson Behavorial Health Hospital announced a new program, funded by federal grants, that would allow people found with small amounts of opioids to avoid arrest by entering drug treatment.
Former Hardaway High School football star Justin Crawford, who later played for West Virginia University and just signed on with the Atlanta Falcons in May, is accused of having sex with a 12-year-old girl.
U.S. Coast Guard offload more than 3,500 pounds of cocaine and 50 pounds of marijuana at Base Miami Beach, Tuesday, Oct, 16, 2018. The drugs were seized from suspected smuggling vessels off the coasts of the Dominican Republic, Haiti and Aruba.