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Legislature To Consider Bills Which Tweak State’s Gun Laws

When the state’s Legislature convenes on Tuesday there will be several gun legislation bills up for consideration. Florida’s gun-friendly laws drew national attention after several prominent shootings.

03/02/2014

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8 Indicted For Narcotics-Trafficking Conspiracy

The U.S. Attorney for the southern District of Florida and the FBI announced the indictment of eight people for participating in a narcotics-trafficking conspiracy.

02/21/2014

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Hialeah Police Officer & Wife Sentenced For Unlawfully Dealing Firearms

A Hialeah Officer along with his wife who was once a former police were both sentenced Thursday in connection with the sale of hundreds of firearms without a license.

01/09/2014

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Fort Lauderdale PD, BSO, To Host Gun Buyback Event

In an effort to reduce gun violence, the Fort Lauderdale Police Department and the Broward Sheriff’s Office will host a gun buyback event on Saturday, September 7th.

CBS Miami–08/27/2013

George Zimmerman prepares to exit court for the day in his trial in Seminole circuit court June 27, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Zimmerman is charged with second-degree murder for the February 2012 shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. (Photo by Jacob Langston-Pool/Getty Images)

Firearms Group Raised Money For Zimmerman’s Security

A gun group has raised thousands of dollars to help pay for security for George Zimmerman, but the money could end up being used to pay for defense costs and fees.

07/25/2013

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Florida Crime Rate Down, Yet Murder Up

Crime in Florida dropped 6.5-percent in 2012 from 2011, with violent crimes overall down 4.3 percent, according to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement’s annual Uniform Crime Report released Thursday.

CBS Miami–05/17/2013

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Legislature Targets Mental Illness In New Gun Bill

The Florida Legislature is trying to clean up the mess left by Congress with a bill seeking to keep guns away from people with mental illnesses.

CBS Miami–04/23/2013

The Broward Sheriff's Office displayed guns and cash seized the the home of Frank and Bernice Turturo. (Source: BSO)

Saturday Is Last Chance To Trade Guns For Gift Cards, Heat Tix

Mayor Tomas Regalado, City Commissioners, The Miami Police Department and the Rickia Issac Foundation will be hosting the city’s last gun buyback operation on Saturday.

CBS4–02/02/2013

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Fight Between Co-Workers Ends With Shots Fired

A fight between co-workers turned violent Thursday morning.

CBS4–12/06/2012

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Two Men Sought After Killing Another Inside His House

A man was shot and killed inside his house early Saturday afternoon.

CBS4–11/10/2012

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