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Benjamin Cuadrado Mugshot (Source: Immigration & Customs Enforcement)

Man Arrested For Sexually Abusing Infant & 2-Year-Old

A central Florida man is in jail without bond accused of sexually abusing two children, a toddler and an infant.

CBS Miami–03/26/2014

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DHS Issues Advisory Regarding Possible Shoe Bomb Threat

The Department of Homeland Security has issued an advisory to airlines to be aware of new intelligence chatter about explosives in shoes.

02/19/2014

Governor Rick Scott  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Elections Officials Prep Reformed Voter Purge Plan

It was one of the most controversial plans Governor Rick Scott came up with in 2012, but Florida’s elections officials said they learned from their mistakes and will implement a new non-citizen voter purge programs this year.

CBS Miami–10/04/2013

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Pompano Man Accused Of Road Rage Involving Federal Agent

Detectives are investigating a road rage case that led to a dispute between a Pompano man and homeland security agent Saturday.

CBS Miami–09/08/2013

Christopher Holmes (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Report: Pilot Wanted To Rape, Torture School Kids

A South Florida pilot who was reportedly caught with child porn on a laptop which also allegedly contained graphic descriptions of how he’d like to rape, torture and murder children is scheduled to go before a duty magistrate in Ft. Lauderdale on Monday.

CBS4–08/26/2013

Loads of mail gets checked by Customs and Border Protection International Mail Facility  (Source: CBS4)

Snail Mail Smugglers Send Some Pretty Odd Things

With South Florida being a big culture melting pot, mail is always being sent out and received from other countries every day. However, some of the mail that comes in from those other countries isn’t typical postcards or packages.

CBS Miami–08/19/2013

ICE Agents raid a warehouse in Miami filled with counterfeit goods. 
(SOURCE: CBS4)

ICE Agents Raid Warehouse Storing Counterfeit Merchandise

A truckload of suspected counterfeit merchandise was removed from a South Florida warehouse Thursday afternoon.

CBS4–05/09/2013

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 15: A man is loaded into an ambulance after he was injured by one of two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon near Copley Square on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 23 injured after two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

TSA Increasing Alert Status After Blasts In Boston

Local officials are closely monitoring the developments coming out of Boston after at least two explosive devices detonated in the crowd at the finish line of Monday’s Boston Marathon.

CBS Miami–04/15/2013

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Political Intrigue Surrounds Bomb Threat On International Flight

Two-hundred and seventy-seven passengers on board an Aerolineas flight from Argentina faced federal and Miami-Dade County law enforcement Friday after a bomb threat was made against the flight in Argentina.

CBS4–04/12/2013

Port Everglades Drill (Source: CBS4)

Port Everglades Site Of Weapons Of Mass Destruction Drill

If you heard about a dangerous and potentially deadly chemical leak at Port Everglades Wednesday, there was no need to panic; it was only a drill.

CBS4–04/10/2013

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