CBS4 Investigates

Researchers said firefighters across South Florida are in a battle against cancer, including alarming numbers of thyroid, colon and brain cancer. Now all eyes are turning to the firefighters personal protective gear. In the spotlight is how to improve it, clean it and store it. (Source: CBS4)

Silent Killer: Spotlight On Firefighter Gear Amid Health Concerns

It’s a tough anniversary for a family to mark. It’s two years since the passing of Miami Dade Fire Captain Rafael Herrero. His journey and battle with cancer, lymphoma, the first in a series of cases that triggered a CBS4 investigation, The Silent Killer.

07/14/2015

Marijuana (Source: CBS4)

Memo Outlines MDPD Policy On Pot Penalties

Miami-Dade Police issued a memo outlining their rules on civil citations for those caught with pot.

07/14/2015

Marijuana (Source: CBS4)

Dade Commissioners Approve Pot Possession Penalty Reduction

Should possessing a small amount of pot land a person in jail? Miami-Dade Commissioners said no on Tuesday.

06/30/2015

Miami-Dade Police vehicle in a South Florida neighborhood. (Source: CBS4)

Dade Closer To Alternative For Marijuana Arrests

Miami-Dade County’s government took a step closer Wednesday to providing an alternative to arresting people caught with small amounts of marijuana.

06/10/2015

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Exclusive: Accused Pedophile Will Remain On Bond, Living With Vice Mayor

Stanley Kowlessar appeared in Miami-Dade court Wednesday as the state attempted to have his bond revoked as he awaits trial for allegedly sexually assaulting a nine-year-old neighbor in her Palmetto Bay bedroom last February.

06/03/2015

The historic home sits behind a canopy of tropical flowers and neighbors stop by but not to offer compliments. (Source: CBS4)

A Homeowner’s Cry For Help For A Historic Gables Home

The home sits behind a canopy of tropical flowers and neighbors stop by but not to offer compliments.

05/19/2015

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Exclusive: Hacker Talks Stolen Credit Cards Black Market

A hacker is speaking exclusively to CBS4 about credit cards. He’s risking going to jail to expose a network of thieves.

05/12/2015

CBS4's David Sutta put his smart thermostat to the test. (Source: CBS4)

The Smart Thermostat Test

You may have seen them in at a hardware or electronics store. They are called smart thermostats. And they claim to be easy to install and will save you big money, as much as 20 percent off your power bill. So CBS4’s David Sutta decided to put it to the test.

05/11/2015

Some owners at Octagon Towers Residential Condominium have reportedly been renting out their condos – much to the dismay of permanent residents.  (Source: CBS4)

Miami Beach Condominium Reportedly Being Used As A Hotel

Some owners at Octagon Towers Residential Condominium have reportedly been renting out their condos – much to the dismay of permanent residents.

05/09/2015

Flakka Drug (Source: CBS4)

Synthetic Drug Flakka Flooding South Florida Streets

It’s so cheap, drug dealers are practically giving it away.

05/04/2015

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