Ex-Sweetwater Mayor To Serve Out Remainder Of Sentence In MiamiA former local politician is back in South Florida today after serving two and a half years in prison.
Opa-Locka Facing Financial Collapse, Corruption & Complete ShutdownAmid an FBI investigation for corruption, authorities say the Miami suburb of Opa-locka is teetering toward financial collapse.
Exclusive: The FBI’s Man Inside Opa-Locka, Part 3Frank Zambrana may turn out to be the star witness in one of the biggest public corruption cases in South Florida, but for now he is a man lost in regret.
Exclusive: The FBI’s Man Inside Opa-Locka, Part 2Frank Zambrana had hoped to find his piece of the American dream repairing and selling farm equipment on an acre of land in Opa-locka.
Exclusive: The FBI’s Man Inside Opa-Locka, Part 1Frank Zambrana had hoped to find his piece of the American dream repairing and selling farm equipment on an acre of land in Opa-locka.
Fmr. Broward Teachers Union Chief Heads To PrisonMinutes after kissing his wife and telling a judge he had nothing more to say, Pat Santeramo shed his jacket and tie and was led away in handcuffs.
Fmr. Broward Teachers Union Chief Sentenced To 5 Years PrisonA former teachers union president has been sentenced to prison after he was found guilty of corruption earlier this year.
Prosecutors Oppose Moving US Sen. Menendez’s Corruption CaseFederal prosecutors for U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez are opposed to moving the corruption case from New Jersey to Washington.
Florida Prisons May Get More Oversight After ScandalsSome Florida legislators are pushing for a proposal that would strip Florida Governor Rick Scott of complete control of the state's prison system amid distrust over the way the system has been run.
Court Gives Scott Oct. Deadline In Mayor CaseGov. Rick Scott has until mid-October to explain to the Florida Supreme Court why he won’t lift the suspension of a South Florida mayor acquitted of federal corruption charges.
Suspended Homestead Mayor Heads To Trial The corruption trial of suspended Homestead mayor Steven Batemen got underway with jury selection Monday morning.
Golden Beach Cop Off The Hook In "Double Dipping" Investigation Grand theft, fraud and official misconduct charges have been dropped against a Golden Beach police Sgt. Lyndean Peters who was accused of fraudulently reporting or under-reporting off-duty work details.