An undercover Miami-Dade Police detective who was shot three times during a shoot-out at a suspected marijuana grow house last July has been named the 2012 Police Officer of the Year by the Miami-Dade Police Benevolent Association.
Bond has been denied for a Southwest Miami-Dade man who reportedly stomped on an undercover Miami-Dade Police detective after he had been shot three times by another suspect last July at a marijuana grow house in Southwest Miami-Dade.
A Miami-Dade police detective shot three times in the line of duty traveled to the nation’s capital to receive an award from President Obama on Saturday.
The last suspect in a police-involved shooting and armed robbery at a Quality Inn on Friday morning has been arrested.
The trauma surgeon for wounded Miami-Dade Police officer John Saavedra says he is making remarkable progress after being hit by three bullets in a shootout at a suspected marijuana grow house.
Miami-Dade police seized more than 25 pounds of marijuana from a home in south Miami-Dade which was being used as a grow house.
Neighbors near the home where the shootout happened say the sound of gunfire came as a complete shock in the normally serene West Miami-Dade neighborhood. One neighbor named George, who asked us not to use his last name, said he never heard shots in the dozen years he lived in the neighborhood.