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Nayip Negron (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

North Miami Man Charged In Grow House Operation

Police in North Miami seized more than a quarter of a million dollars in marijuana during their raid on a suspected grow house.

CBS4–10/25/2012

Michael Reimer (Source: BSO)

$300,000 Bond For Former Firefighter Arrested In Forgery Scam

A former Fort Lauderdale firefighter wanted for allegedly forging documents and official misconduct appeared in court Friday, just hours after being taken into custody.

CBS4–10/19/2012

Fort Lauderdale firefighters Gregory Jones (top left), Joseph Perri (top right), Steve Loleski (bottom left), and Freddie Batista (bottom right) arrested. (Source: BSO)

Fort Lauderdale Firefighters Arrested In Conspiracy Scheme

Four Fort Lauderdale firefighters and one former firefighter face a slew of charges, including conspiracy to commit perjury, forgery, grand theft, and official misconduct.

CBS4–10/17/2012

Kelvin Butler & Peggy Sue Chormicle (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Couple Accused Of Stealing Thousands From Elderly Woman

A Broward woman and her boyfriend are accused stealing thousands of dollars from an elderly Pompano Beach woman.

CBS4–09/05/2012

Michael Pollara and his mother Margaret Pollara (Source: BSO)

Mother & Son Duo Busted For $2M Nationwide Stealing Spree

A South Florida mother and son have been arrested and charged in connection with a nationwide stealing spree that spanned 27 states including Florida, according to the Broward Sheriff’s Office.

CBS4–08/10/2012

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Broward Burglar Facing More Than 30 Charges

Most criminals have one or two specialty. Matthew McHugh has at least five.

CBS Miami–08/09/2012

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Former BTU Chief Pat Santeramo Expected To Bond Out Of Jail

Former Broward Teachers Union president Pat Santeramo appeared before a judge Wednesday morning during a discussion on his bond.

CBS4–07/11/2012

Jumoke Williams  (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Lauderhill Man Accused In Retail/Identity Theft Scam

Sharp eyed loss prevention personnel at the Home Depot are credited with helping the Broward Sheriff’s Office catch a Lauderhill man who reportedly defrauded half a dozen businesses out thousands of dollars in merchandise.

CBS4–05/23/2012

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DCF Worker Jailed In Million-Dollar Ripoff

If you’ve ever wondered why your taxes are so high, consider the story of former DCF caseworker Meera Gokool Kahn, who in her 9 years on the job found so many ways to rip off the system, she cost the state over $1 million. Thursday, the state announced she was headed to prison.

04/05/2012

Paul Francois learned Tuesday that he will go to trial for allegedly swindling women out of hundreds of thousands of dollars. (CBS4)

“Sweetheart Swindler” Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

A South Florida man, dubbed the “Sweetheart Swindler,” was sentenced Thursday morning to ten years in prison for swindling two women out of more than $370,000 with promises of marriage and a prosperous life together.

CBS4–03/01/2012

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