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Maurice Young, known as rapper Trick Daddy, was arrested for possessing a gun and cocaine April 3, 2014.  (Source: BSO)

Rapper Trick Daddy Arrested For Possessing Gun, Drugs

The Liberty City rapper known as Trick Daddy was arrested Thursday and charged with a long list of felonies including possession of a loaded gun and cocaine.

04/04/2014

Jeffrey Mincy (Source: BSO)

Security Guard Accused Of Selling Undercover Officer Marijuana

In an effort to clean-up a nuisance property in Fort Lauderdale, officials recommended increasing the number of security guards. However, one of those guards is now charged with selling marijuana to an undercover detective early Thursday morning.

03/27/2014

Chris Brown (C) leaves court where his attorneys rejected a plea deal that would have found him and his bodyguard guilty of simple assault on January 8, 2014 in Washington, DC. Brown faces a misdemeanor assault charge for allegedly punching a man in the face in October 2013. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images)

A ‘Bad Day’ In Rehab Costs Chris Brown His Freedom

With a roll of his eyes and a comment that he was good at using guns and knives, Chris Brown may have cost himself weeks of freedom and his chance to get back to making music anytime soon.

03/18/2014

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Study: Underground Sex Industry Very Lucrative, Dangerous

The old saying that “pimpin’ ain’t easy,” doesn’t seem to apply to pimps in some of the nation’s largest cities. While they break the law, the pimps are also breaking the bank.

CBS Miami–03/12/2014

Does My Health Insurance Cover Substance Abuse Treatment?

Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.

03/12/2014

Smart Pills (Source: CBS4)

“Study Drugs” Dangers On The Rise At Florida Schools

The desire for success has driven some college students to the hospital. Many of them have taken prescription drugs to get better grades. They are referred to as “study drugs” and are easy to get and easy to abuse.

CBS4–02/25/2014

Inside the Miami home, police find empty bottles of cognac.  (Source: Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office)

New Details Reveal Teen Victim’s Troubled Life

New photographs released Wednesday show guns, cash and plastic bags full of what police say is marijuana inside the Little Haiti home where a 13-year-old girl was forced into prostitution.

02/19/2014

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Heroin Use On The Rise In South Florida

When renowned actor Phillip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his New York apartment Sunday, he reportedly had a syringe in his arm and dozens of envelopes of what is believed to be heroin in his home.

CBS Miami–02/03/2014

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FDLE Chemist Accused Of Tampering With Evidence In 35 Counties

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement ordering a statewide review of crime lab drug evidence after a state crime lab chemist was relieved of duty for allegedly stealing drugs.

CBS Miami–02/01/2014

Undersize lobster tails seized in Key West during arrest of three men in drug trafficking case. (Source: FWC)

Stock Island Home Raid Nets Drugs, Undersize Lobster Tails

Three men in Key West have been jailed on drug charges and possession of hundreds of undersized lobster tails.

CBS Miami–01/31/2014

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