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.
Three people are under arrest for allegedly counterfeiting body armor.
There are more than 60,000 sex offenders and predators on the state’s Sex Offender Registry—and more than 600 have active registration involving college or high learning institutions.
The protest of the George Zimmerman verdict at the Florida Capitol cost the taxpayers of Florida approximately $173,000 in overtime expenses for security.