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.
Police spent Saturday morning searching for a 12-year-old boy who disappeared Friday afternoon.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is on target to conduct nearly 1 million background checks this year on private firearm purchases, according to the department.
A DNA sample from Florida State Seminoles quarterback Jameis Winston matches the sample taken from the underwear of the woman who alleged sexual battery against the Heisman Trophy-contending star, according to ESPN.com.
Crime in the state of Florida is down, including Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe Counties.
A man in Islamorada was shot and killed Friday after authorities say he fired his gun at deputies.