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City of Miami police recruits on their first day of training on Sept. 24, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Miami Police Welcome New Recruits Amid Controversy

City of Miami Police Chief Manuel Orosa welcomed 25 new recruits to the Miami Police Department Tuesday morning. The recruits started their first day at the police academy at a time when the department is having a difficult time recruiting officers.

CBS Miami–09/24/2013

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Miami FOP Commercial Encourages PD Hopefuls To Apply Elsewhere

The Miami Fraternal Order of Police has come out swinging at the Miami Police Department in a commercial being circulated on the Internet.

08/21/2013

Kevin Young was arrested for allegedly defacing Commissioner Francis Suarez' campaign sign for Miami Mayor.  Source: Miami-Dade Corrections

Man Arrested For Allegedly Defacing Mayoral Candidate’s Sign

Miami Police arrested a man for allegedly vandalizing a political candidate’s sign Friday night.

CBS4–08/17/2013

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Local Agencies Prepping For Potential Violence After Zimmerman Trial

Wednesday, around high noon, dozens of Miami Police officers lined up for riot training.

CBS4–07/10/2013

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Activists Want Answers After Officer Fired, But Not Prosecuted In Fatal Shooting

Activists and a grieving mother are demanding answers after Miami Police Officer Reynaldo Goyos is fired but not prosecuted after he shot and killed an unarmed 28-year-old man during a traffic stop two years ago.

CBS4–02/01/2013

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Miami Commissioners Slam Managers Over Budget Surprise

Commissioners were steaming, less than a day after learning that Miami finished the fiscal year with a budget surplus of some $45 million. That’s a figure nearly six times what managers had previously reported.

CBS Miami–11/15/2012

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Domestic Partner Benefits OK’d For Coral Gables’ LGBT Employees

LGBT employees working for the city of Coral Gables will now get the same benefits as straight employees.

CBS4–11/03/2012

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Deal Between City Of Miami, Police Union Satisfies Both Parties

An agreement reached Tuesday would be a win-win situation for both the city of Miami and its police officers.

CBS Miami–09/12/2012

Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado (Source: CBS4)

Regalado: Furloughs May Fill $23 Million Budget Gap

Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado has bad news for city workers: the only way he may be able to fill a $23 million budget gap is by forcing them to take unpaid furlough days, according to CBS4 News partner The Miami Herald.

CBS4–08/26/2012

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Daddy Diaper Duty OK’d By Miami Commission

In at least one South Florida city, changing diapers will be less of a challenge for dads. Miami City Commissioners unanimously supported colleague Frank Carollo Thursday, agreeing in a 3-0 vote to spend $45 thousand on the installation of 165 baby changing stations.

CBS4–02/10/2012

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