Fort Lauderdale Police

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Police: Fort Lauderdale SWAT Shoots Man Holding Hostage

Fort Lauderdale Police said a call for a domestic disturbance of a man holding a woman hostage with a weapon ended with that man shot at the hands of police.


Dream Defenders  (Source: CBS4)

Dream Defenders Protest At Ft. Lauderdale Commission Meeting

For the Dream Defenders, it’s about keeping issues of police misconduct and inequality in the public eye.


Fort Lauderdale Police Seal (Source: CBS4)

Fired Cops Meet With Police Chief, Argue Punishment Too Severe

The three former Fort Lauderdale Police Officers fired after being caught sending racist text messages met with the agency’s chief on Wednesday to try and fight to get their jobs back.


Aaron's Rental armed robbery. (Source:

Detectives Look For Armed Robbers Caught On Camera

Detectives are looking for two armed men who robbed a store in Ft. Lauderdale.


Fort Lauderdale Police Seal (Source: CBS4)

Ft. Lauderdale Officers Terminated Over “Racially Biased” Video, Texts

Fort Lauderdale Police announced the termination and resignation of officers, they said, were involved in a “racially biased” video and messages.


Cameras rolled as a man fueled by the synthetic drug 'Flakka' tried to kick in the door at Fort Lauderdale Police Headquarters. (Courtesy: Fort Lauderdale Police Dept.)

Exclusive: Man Fueled By ‘Flakka’ Tries To Kick In Door At Police Headquarters

Surveillance video captured a man using nearly super human strength fueled by the drug “Flakka.”


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Escaped Prisoner Found In Lauderdale Lakes

The search is over for an escaped juvenile prisoner in Fort Lauderdale.


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Teen Prisoner Escapes Custody In Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale Police are searching for an escaped juvenile prisoner.


Fort Lauderdale Police and fire crews were at the scene of a deadly crash on February 19, 2015.  (Source: CBS4)

One Dead After Crash Involving A Semi-Truck

Fort Lauderdale Police blocked off parts of State Road 84 on Tuesday after a semi-truck and what was believed to be a scooter crashed.


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Fort Lauderdale Woman Dies From Gunshot Wound

Fort Lauderdale Police are working a death investigation after a woman was shot and killed on Sunday night.