Carey Codd is a General Assignment Reporter for CBS4 News and joined the News Team in 2005. He has covered a range of stories from cops to courts, foreclosures to features.
In the past decade, Carey has covered Hurricane Katrina from New Orleans, the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster from Cape Canaveral, the 9/11 attacks from New York City and the disputed presidential election in 2000 in Palm Beach County.
Prior to Miami, Carey worked at WPEC in West Palm Beach. While there, Carey was honored twice by the Florida Associated Press for individual achievement as a reporter.
Carey holds a Master’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Miami and a Bachelors Degree in Communications from Catawba College in North Carolina.
Carey and his wife Meredith are the proud parents of two boys.
It’s a new designer drug that is showing up across South Florida. It’s called “flakka” and drug experts say it’s extremely dangerous.
A U.S. Department of State worker is behind bars, accused of possessing child pornography.
This week the state is rolling out its new, much debated, Florida Standards Assessment (FSA) tests.
A newly released Fort Lauderdale Police report tells the story of a confrontation between a veteran police officer and a homeless man at a city bus terminal last month that ended in the homeless man being slapped in the face.
A broken headlight, a torn off truck emblem and other scattered vehicle parts are what was left behind after a hit and run crash in Dania Beach that killed an 8-year-old boy last December.
An officer may be facing criminal charges after he was videotaped pushing and slapping a homeless man at a bus terminal.
A middle school principal in Broward County is facing criminal charges and he’s been removed from his school.
Police in Lauderhill say they need the public’s help to catch a group of armed robbers who threatened workers at a beauty store at gunpoint and made them fork over money, personal items and expensive merchandise.
A 14-year-old boy who was struck in a hit and run was released from the hospital Wednesday—two and a half months after the accident which claimed the life of his younger brother.
An employee of a wireless service provider and her customer were taken by surprise when two armed robbers decided to ‘boost’ cash and merchandise from the store.