Carlos Gimenez

(CBS4)

Hope For Mentally Disturbed Inmates: ‘Forgotten Floor’ May Become A Memory

For nearly a decade CBS4 News has been telling viewers of Miami-Dade County jail’s “Forgotten Floor.” It’s a facility where the mentally ill inmates are warehoused on steel beds, concrete floors, cowering naked in their cells.

10/03/2014

Last Chance Boot Camp (Source: CBS4)

Miami-Dade Boot Camp Graduation Marks Reinstatement

Months of uncertainty plagued Florida’s only rehabilitation boot camp. The impression was the camp would close because the city wanted to cut its $4 million budget to save cash.

10/01/2014

Venetian Causeway  (Source: CBS4)

Rickenbacker, Venetian Causeways To Go SunPass Only

There’s a big change coming to the Rickenbacker and Venetian Causeways. Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 23rd, tolls will be collected electronically via SunPass.

09/22/2014

Buena Fe (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Miami-Dade Mayor Can’t Cancel Cuban Band Concert

The show must go on according to Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez, who said the county will not cancel the upcoming concert of the controversial Cuban musical group Buena Fe.

09/17/2014

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez takes the stand at the corruption trial of former Homestead Mayor Steve Bateman on Wednesday Sept. 17, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Mayor Gimenez Testifies At Corruption Trial Of Suspended Homestead Mayor

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez testified as a witness for the state Wednesday in the corruption trial of ex-Homestead Mayor Steve Bateman.

09/17/2014

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez (Source: CBS4)

Mayor Gimenez Receives Support From NAACP

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s plan to put a camera on every officer is being met with much support.

09/04/2014

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez (Source: CBS4)

Gimenez Wants Body Cameras On Every Police Officer

Amid criticism over possible police misconduct in Ferguson, Mo., Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez said he wants a camera on every police officer.

08/21/2014

Miami Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez (Source: CBS4)

Gimenez Set For Talks With Police Union Amid Possible Layoffs

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez is set to meet with leaders of the county’s police union amid possible layoffs of about 400 employees.

08/13/2014

July 28, 2014: Jack Garcia (Source: CBS4)

Retired Firefighter Leads Charge To Recall Miami-Dade Mayor

An attempt to recall Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez took center stage at County Hall Monday when organizers of a new political action committee called “A Better Dade”, spoke to reporters about their recall effort.

08/11/2014

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez (Source: CBS4)

Mayor’s Office Responds To Retired Fireboat Captain’s Threat To Recall

Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s spokesperson is responding Tuesday, a day after retired Miami-Dade Firefighter Jack Garcia who lost his son in a Fourth of July boating accident, told CBS4 News that he wants to start a petition to recall Gimenez.

07/29/2014

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