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Florida Department of Corrections  Secretary Mike Crews (Source: CBS4)

Corrections Sec. Says He Was Not Provided Details On Death During Visit

One day after the Department of Corrections Secretary Mike Crews visited South Florida and vowed to get answers after the death of an inmate, the Secretary said he will investigate a second death.

07/11/2014

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Officials: Florida’s Crime Rate Dropped 4.7 Percent In 2013

Crime in Florida has dropped to its lowest rate in more than 40 years, officials announced Wednesday.

04/23/2014

Lyndean Peters (Source: Golden Beach Police Dept.)

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.

03/19/2014

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Group Demands Justice For Israel Hernandez

Friends and family representatives of an 18-year-old Miami Beach street artist who died after being stunned by a police Taser last August are calling for action after new developments in the case.

03/10/2014

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Florida Crime Lab Analyst Arrested On Drug Charges

Police arrested a Florida crime lab analyst accused of stealing and selling painkillers and other drugs that he was supposed to be testing as evidence in criminal cases, the state law enforcement agency said.

02/04/2014

February 1, 2014: 12-year-old Donny St. Georges.  (Source: FDLE)

Officials: 12-Year-Old Child Has Been Located

Police spent Saturday morning searching for a 12-year-old boy who disappeared Friday afternoon.

02/01/2014

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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

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez (Source: CBS4)

Mayor Wants State To Handle Police-Involved Shooting Investigations

The mayor of Miami-Dade County sent a memo to Police Director J.D. Patterson telling him the Miami-Dade Police Department should end the practice of investigating its own police-involved shootings and deaths of people in custody, reported CBS4 news partner The Miami Herald.

01/25/2014

BCS National Championship - Florida State v Auburn

Attorney Plans Lawsuit Against FSU, Jameis Winston

Florida State University may still be riding high after the BCS win, but tough times could be ahead for the school and its star quarterback.

01/09/2014

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Police: 4 charged In Bogus Prison Release In Fla.

Two convicted killers, a couple months ago, were let out of prison early with forged documents. On Thursday the state’s Department of Law Enforcement will announce more arrests in the case.

12/19/2013

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