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Citizens CEO: Rate Hike Due To Spike In Water Claims

A “disturbing” rise in water-damage claims in South Florida is driving Citizens Property Insurance Corp. to seek an average 3.2 percent increase in rates for many homeowners, the president of the state-backed insurer said Tuesday.

08/25/2015

Surveillance cameras rolled as one man was seen smashing the front door using a cement parking bumper and slipping inside the business.  Deputies said one of the men jumped over the counter and grabbed cash from the register before getting away. (Courtesy: BSO)

Broward Burglars Strike Dozens Of Businesses

Broward Sheriff’s deputies are searching for two burglars they say are responsible for at least 30 crimes in the county since May.

08/17/2015

(Source: Florida Dept. of Transportation)

South Florida Commute Is Busiest In The State

If you live in Broward and have travel to Miami-Dade for work you know the commute can be brutal.

08/14/2015

An investigation is underway after a dog was found dead in Pembroke Pines with a note attached to its body which said "We beat it to death! lol! (evil smiley face). HAHAHA!" (Source: CBS4)

Reward Raised To $8K For Info In Dog Death Case

Authorities have upped the reward for information leading to an arrest in the case of a dog found dead in Pembroke Pines.

08/13/2015

An investigation is underway after a dog was found dead in Pembroke Pines with a note attached to its body which said "We beat it to death! lol! (evil smiley face). HAHAHA!" (Source: CBS4)

$3K Reward Offered In Case Of Dog Found With Note

A $3,000 dollar reward is up for grabs for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the case of a dog found dead in Pembroke Pines.

08/12/2015

Carl Lechner is facing seven counts of possession of child pornography.
(Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Gymnastics Coach Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Girl

A Lauderdale Lakes gymnastics coach, accused having child porn on his computer, is facing new charges.

08/11/2015

School drill held at school in Key Biscayne ahead of school year. (Source: CBS4)

Authorities Hold Drill In Case Of Emergency Ahead Of New School Year

Miami-Dade Schools Police entered an elementary school in full Hazmat gear Monday. They found a student on the ground, a back pack nearby and what appeared to be a chemical or biological weapon–this was all part of an emergency drill held Monday at Key Biscayne K-8 Center.

08/10/2015

BERLIN - JANUARY 14: Water boils in a pot on a stove on January 14, 2007 in Berlin, Germany.  (Photo Illustration by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Many Broward Residents Remain Under Boil Water Advisory

Many residents in Broward County remain until a boil water order Monday after a water sample tested positive for E. coli.

08/10/2015

Uber South Florida (Source: CBS4)

Big Push To Bring Uber Back To Broward County

There is a big push to bring Uber back to Broward County.

08/06/2015

Source: CBS4

3 Florida ID Theft Suspects Caught In NY; 2 Still Sought

Two men remain at large after fleeing from New York state police who had arrested three of their companions from Florida following a chase on Interstate 81 in central New York., according to authorities.

08/03/2015

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