Prosecutors rested their case on Friday in the corruption trial of former Homestead Mayor Steve Bateman.
Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez testified as a witness for the state Wednesday in the corruption trial of ex-Homestead Mayor Steve Bateman.
Miami-Dade Police and school police are investigating an attack on a eighth grade middle school student at a McDonald’s near Cutler Bay.
The caretaker of an elderly woman was arrested after she allegedly swindled nearly a million dollars out of her charge and went on a gambling spree.
Daniella Levine Cava took a break from breaking down her campaign headquarters Wednesday to laugh and happily hug a supporter. The political newcomer and former not-for-profit agency director had reason to be happy. In Tuesday’s primary, Levine Cava upset incumbent Miami-Dade County Commissioner Lynda Bell in a race that was divided along party lines and nastily contested. It also set a record for the amount of money spent on a county commission race, the two candidates spending some $1.2 million.
A woman had to be airlifted to the hospital Monday after police say she was stabbed by her son.
One of two people charged in connection to the mauling death of a child in Goulds, is out on bond.
Two people have been arrested and charged in connection to the mauling death of a child in Goulds. Four year old Javon Dade Jr. was attacked and killed by his father’s dog, or dogs on Wednesday, August 13th, in the yard of his father’s home on SW 123rd Avenue about a block south of SW 228th Street.
Firefighters spent part of Thursday afternoon battling a fire on a boat in the Miami River.
One of the dogs, a pit bull that lived in a home where a 4-year-old was mauled to death last week, has been euthanized.