Donald Jones

Professor Donald Jones from the University of Miami and Broward County Vice Mayor Martin Kiar. (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Broward County- Civil Citation

In response to Jim DeFede’s Race Matters series, Broward County has recently announced that they too will consider civil citations as another alternative for police officers to use when dealing with people who possess small amounts of marijuana.

CBS4–06/28/2015

Professor Donald Jones from the University of Miami. (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Race Matters- Marijuana Arrests

In response to Jim DeFede’s series titled Race Matters: Policing By The Numbers, reaction was quick and widespread.

CBS4–06/28/2015

A flyer that is aimed at showing who has and has not voted in a community.  (Source: CBS4)

Voters Appalled At “Voter Shaming” Tactic

A political flyer landing in South Florida mailboxes has some voters outraged. It doesn’t mention the names of any candidates, but does list names, addresses, and voting histories of people who live nearby.

10/30/2014

(Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Role Of Race In George Zimmerman Trial

The role of race in society was key factor in the trial and acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of 17-year old Trayvon Martin.

07/14/2013

Race In Zimmerman Trial (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Zimmerman Verdict – Role Of Race In Trial

After more than a year, a jury has issued its verdict on the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin at the hands of George Zimmerman. After more than 16 hours of deliberation, the jury found Zimmerman not guilty.

07/14/2013

– Members of the local chapter of the NAACP will meet early Thursday evening in Richmond Heights to pray for the jury in the second degree murder trial of George Zimmerman. (Source: CBS4)

Local Pastors Meeting With MDPD Ahead Of Zimmerman Verdict

Local pastors will meet with Miami-Dade Police in two local churches Thursday to talk about the impending verdict from the George Zimmerman murder trial in Sanford, Florida.

07/11/2013

Professor Donald Jones

UM Prof. Arrested; Claims He Is “Just A Horny Guy”

University of Miami law professor Donald M. Jones has found himself on the wrong side of the law.

CBS4–09/30/2011