Homestead Police


2-Year-Old Found In Family Pool

A two-year-old in Homestead has been taken to Miami Children’s Hospital after wandering out of a home and falling into a pool.

CBS Miami–07/26/2013

Homestead Police say they have made an arrest in  rash of neighborhood burglaries. (CBS4)

Homestead Police Make Arrest In Rash Of Neighborhood Burglaries

Residents of the Keys Gate communities in Homestead finally have some relief after days of burglaries and attempted burglaries.


A Florida Highway Patrol trooper issues a ticket to a driver.  (Source: AP)

“Click It Or Ticket” Campaign Underway

Just in time for the long Memorial Day weekend, the Florida Highway Patrol and the Homestead Police Department have joined law enforcement nationwide in a “Click it or Ticket” campaign.


A 2 year old girl was rushed to Miami Children's Hospital after being hit by a car in Homestead Friday night. (CBS4)

Toddler Hit By Car In Homestead

A toddler had to be rushed to the hospital late Friday after being struck by a car in Homestead, police said.


Carlton Williams, 24, (L) and Jamal Brown, 22, (R)were arrested in Leisure City after allegedly leading police on a chase in a U-Haul truck. (Source: Homestead Police)

Two Suspects Arrested, 3rd On The Run After Theft Forced School Lockdown

A school in Leisure City has been placed on lockdown after several suspects, on the run from police, ran into the school.


Carlos Morillo (upper left), Alain Perea (upper middle), Dexter Marshall (upper right), Joe Vazquez (bottom left), and Roman Villacres (bottom right) have all been implicated in a kidnapping plot that left one woman dead. (Source: Miami-Dade Police.

Police Begin Unraveling Homestead Kidnapping Plot

Miami-Dade police have released the names and identities of those involved in a bizarre kidnapping plot in southern Miami-Dade County which ended with a woman being shot to death by police in Homestead.


Miami-Dade police shot and killed a suspect in a kidnapping plot in Homestead.(Source: CBS4)

Kidnapping Ends In Police Involved Shooting In Homestead

A kidnapping plot in southern Miami-Dade ended with a woman being shot to death by police in Homestead.


Homestead Police Department  (Source: City of Homestead)

Homestead Cop Fired After Asking Woman To Show Her Breasts

A six year veteran of the Homestead Police Department was fired after a woman complained that he asked her to show him her bra and breasts during a traffic stop.


Andre Alexander Martinez is accused of having two former students who are under the age of 18. (Source: Homestead Police Dept.)

Homestead Teacher Accused Of Sex Acts With Former Students

A Homestead teacher is under arrest after police say he had an inappropriate relationship with two underage former students.


Homestead Police Department  (Source: City of Homestead)

Three Homestead Officers Arrested On Assault, Misconduct Charges

Three Homestead Police officers are facing various charges stemming from the beating of a migrant worker last year.