The former head of the Broward Teacher’s Union has pled not guilty to nearly two dozen charges including grand theft and racketeering.
A former Fort Lauderdale firefighter wanted for allegedly forging documents and official misconduct appeared in court Friday, just hours after being taken into custody.
Four Fort Lauderdale firefighters and one former firefighter face a slew of charges, including conspiracy to commit perjury, forgery, grand theft, and official misconduct.
Former House Speaker Ray Sansom is suing the state, saying he should be reimbursed for the costs of defending himself against corruption charges that were eventually dropped.
A Hialeah woman could face corruption charges. This is not the first time ballot brokering has made news in South Florida.
A Miami-Dade circuit court bailiff has been arrested for allegedly accepting cash in exchange for fixing traffic tickets, according to the State Attorney’s Office.
Florida may be the nation’s fourth most populous state but it leads the nation in the number of federal corruption convictions, a dubious honor that could be easily remedied, a government watchdog group said Wednesday.
Two of several Miami Beach employees charged in a FBI corruption scheme are now changing their pleas.
Miami Beach City Manager Jorge Gonzalez wanted to stay on the job another year when he turned in his resignation, but the city commission said he will be done a lot sooner.
Miami Beach City Manager Jorge Gonzalez has submitted his letter of resignation and will leave office in 2013.