Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

An American crocodile. (Source: FWC)

“Poncho” The Croc Caught In Gables Canal Dies After Being Trapped

After nearly a week of searching, trappers caught one of two crocodiles which call the canals of a Coral Gables neighborhood home. The reptile, due to distress and exhaustion from being caught in a trap, later died.

08/29/2014

A tribute to Ernesto Hernandez at his sister's home.  (Source: CBS4)

Exclusive: Family Of Victim In DJ Laz Boating Accident Speaks Out

The family of a young man killed in a boating accident involving DJ Laz is reacting after the popular radio personality spoke out publicly for the first time.

08/28/2014

American Crocodile  (Source: myfwc.com)

Gables Crocs Elude Trappers Yet Again

Days after a man and woman were attacked by a crocodile in a Gables by the Sea canal, the croc that may have been responsible still hasn’t been captured.

08/28/2014

American Crocodile  (Source: myfwc.com)

Trappers Hunt Elusive Gables By The Sea Crocs

Wildlife trappers planned to search again Tuesday night in the canals of a Coral Gables neighborhood for a pair of crocodiles.

08/26/2014

Police are trying to get the word out in one Coral Gables neighborhood after a man was bitten by a crocodile over the weekend - a first in Florida. (Source: CBS4)

Gables Croc Attack, First Time In Florida

Police are trying to get the word out in one Coral Gables neighborhood after a man was bitten by a crocodile over the weekend – a first in Florida.

08/25/2014

(Source: FWC)

299 Sea Turtle Eggs Recovered From Poacher

A man, allegedly caught poaching hundreds of sea turtle eggs, was arrested and booked into jail.

08/19/2014

August 10, 2014: Miami-Dade Police Marine Patrol (Source: CBS4)

Boaters See Heavy Police Presence To Prevent Drunk Boating

After several high-profile boating deaths, police are showing boaters they are not going to tolerate anyone operating a boat while under the influence of alcohol.

08/10/2014

Florida Panther (Source: AP)

19th Florida Panther Dies After Vehicle Collision

Another Florida panther has been hit and killed by a car.

08/07/2014

Lionfish (Photo By MARK RALSTON/AFP/GettyImages)

Ban On Importing Lionfish Into Florida Takes Effect

Aquarium shops wanting to get lionfish will have to get it from a diver thanks to a new ban on importing the fish which kicked in Friday.

08/01/2014

(Credit: Thinkstock)

One Dead, One Injured In Boat Crash Off Key West

Two vessels collided in the waters off Key West Thursday afternoon, killing one woman and injuring another.

07/31/2014

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