Appeals Court Upholds Ban On Openly Carrying Guns In what judges described as a first-of-its-kind case, an appeals court Wednesday upheld a Florida law that prevents people from openly carrying firearms, finding that the restriction does not violate constitutional rights to bear arms.
TSA Seized 18-Tons Of Prohibited Items At Lauderdale's AirportAs the year wraps up and traveling is in full swing, airport officials want to remind travelers what to, and not to pack inside carry-ons.
Legislature To Consider Bills Which Tweak State's Gun LawsWhen 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.
8 Indicted For Narcotics-Trafficking ConspiracyThe 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.
Hialeah Police Officer & Wife Sentenced For Unlawfully Dealing FirearmsA 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.
Fort Lauderdale PD, BSO, To Host Gun Buyback EventIn 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.
Firearms Group Raised Money For Zimmerman's SecurityA 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.
Florida Crime Rate Down, Yet Murder UpCrime 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.
Legislature Targets Mental Illness In New Gun BillThe 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.
Saturday Is Last Chance To Trade Guns For Gift Cards, Heat TixMayor 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.
Fight Between Co-Workers Ends With Shots FiredA fight between co-workers turned violent Thursday morning.
Two Men Sought After Killing Another Inside His HouseA man was shot and killed inside his house early Saturday afternoon.