Department Of Justice

DOJ Awards $1 Million To MDPD For Body Camera PurchasesThe program to outfit Miami-Dade Police Department officers with body-worn cameras has received a huge boost from the Department of Justice.
Florida Keys Man Arrested For Plotting To Use Weapon Of Mass DestructionA South Florida man, charged with attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction in Key West, appeared in court Tuesday.
Review Requested In Case Of Fmr. Officers Accused Of Racist BehaviorThe city of Fort Lauderdale is requesting the U.S. Department of Justice review it's handling of an internal affairs case involving four former police officers accused of racist behavior.
Family Wishes To Release Video Of Miami Gardens Police ShootingFirst they asked for an independent review of the shooting. They followed that up with a lawsuit. Now, the family of Lavall Hall has requested the Miami-Dade State Attorney allow them to make public a copy of a Miami Gardens Police recording of the actual shooting.
Trayvon Martin's Parents React To DOJ DecisionA day after it was announced that George Zimmerman would not face federal charges in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, Martin’s mother said she still believes he got away with murder.
Family Of Man Shot By Officer Wants Outside Agency To InvestigateThe Miami-Dade chapter of the NAACP and attorney Glenn Goldberg held a news conference Wednesday afternoon, along with the family of Lavall Hall, the man shot and killed by Miami Gardens Police.
Ex-Florida Corrections Officer Convicted In Child Porn CaseA former Florida corrections officer is facing multiple years in prison after he was convicted on several counts of possessing child porn.
Kristi House To Expand Services To Boys, Gay YouthA Miami organization that helps victims of sex trafficking is one of four nationwide to receive a grant from the U.S. Department of Justice.
Immigration Apologizes To Army Veteran, Not Considered U.S. Citizen Immigration officials apologized to a U.S. Army veteran who discovered he was not a U.S. citizen.
Fmr. Executive Extradited To S.Fla. In Price-Fixing Case An Italian former executive was extradited to the U.S. to face charges in an alleged global price-fixing conspiracy.
Comcast Seeks To Buy Time Warner Cable For $45 BillionComcast Corporation announced plans Wednesday to purchase Time Warner Cable in a $45 billion deal that would create a cable industry goliath.
NAACP Asks Justice Department To Investigate Miami Gardens PoliceThe Florida State Conference of the NAACP has asked the U.S. Department of Justice to open an investigation of the Miami Gardens Police Department and its “Zero Tolerance Policy.”