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Ft. Lauderdale Police Crack Down On Texting & Driving

It’s National Distracted Driving Awareness month according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

04/10/2014

Mugshot of James Ross (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Fmr. Coach Arrested In Child Prostitution Case

Fort Lauderdale Police say they have arrested a former teacher at the Broward Christian School in Plantation who was allegedly recruiting adult and juvenile females for sex trafficking.

CBS Miami–02/26/2014

Two masked and armed robbers force manager of Fort Lauderdale Best Buy Mobile to open safe and get keys to storage area. (Source: Fort Lauderdale PD)

Masked, Armed Robbers Rip Off Best Buy Mobile Store

A Best Buy Mobile store was targeted by masked, armed robbers who made off with a large haul of electronics in Fort Lauderdale and the crime was caught on surveillance video.

CBS Miami–02/14/2014

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Armed Fast Food Restaurant Robbery Nets Only A Cell Phone

Fort Lauderdale police are searching for a couple of bold robbers who tried to rip off a fast food restaurant while it was filled with customers.

CBS Miami–02/03/2014

(Courtesy: Fort Lauderdale Police Department)

Fort Lauderdale Police Search For Car Involved In Hit & Run

Fort Lauderdale Police Department is asking for the public’s help to find a car allegedly involved in a hit and run that occurred Thursday morning in Fort Lauderdale.

CBS Miami–12/26/2013

Simulation: BSO held SWAT training September 5, 2013.   (Source: CBS4)

BSO Holds SWAT Training At Port Everglades

Training in almost any job is key and the Broward Sherriff’s Office SWAT team is absolutely no exception.

09/05/2013

(Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Daughter Allegedly Punches Woman After Mother Said “Handle That”

A dispute at a gas station ended with a mother under arrest for a litany of charges including contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

CBS Miami–08/30/2013

Murder suspect sketch (Source: Fort Lauderdale Police Department)

Ft. Lauderdale Police Release Sketch Of Murder Suspect

Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a suspect responsible for murdering a 26-year-old man in Fort Lauderdale earlier in August.

08/29/2013

(Source: CBS4)

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

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Exclusive: Lawsuit Claims BSO Detective Demoted After Reporting Police Misconduct

A longtime Broward Sheriff’s Office employee is taking aim at his boss — Broward Sheriff Scott Israel — in a whistleblower lawsuit filed in Broward County Circuit Court. Deputy Jeffrey Kogan, formerly a Homicide Detective, alleges that he was demoted to a road patrol position because he reported misconduct by a Fort Lauderdale Police Canine Officer.

CBS4–08/07/2013

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