Liberty City

Liberty Square complex (Source: CBS4)

Police Chief Backs Revitalizing Liberty Square Complex

Residents of one of South Florida’s most dangerous housing projects are speaking out about the proposal to tear down their homes to build a new housing complex in their place. Miami’s new police chief is throwing his weight behind the project.

02/02/2015

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez (Source: CBS4)

Mayor Gimenez To Lay Out Plans For Revitalized Liberty Square Complex

Hoping to curb the violence in so-called “Pork and Beans” public housing complex of Liberty Square, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez will announce plans Monday to raze it and rebuild.

02/01/2015

MLK Parade in Liberty City (Soure: CBS4)

People Gather In Liberty City For Annual MLK Parade

All across the nation, people are celebrating the life and legacy of Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. In South Florida, a parade was held to commemorate the civil rights leader.

01/19/2015

Trukita Scott  (Source: Al Livingston)

Prayer Concert Held For Missing Mom

Family and friends of Trukita Scott hosted a prayer concert in her honor Saturday.

01/17/2015

The city of Miami’s new virtual crime fighting program came under fire at a peace rally held in a South Florida neighborhood that is notorious for deadly shootings. (CBS4)

Rally Held In Liberty Square In Hopes Of Curbing Violence

Elected officials and community leaders are working with residents to come up with plans to curb the violence that has plagued a Liberty City neighborhood.

01/15/2015

(Source: CBS4)

Grieving Mother And Widow Ask For Public’s Help In Liberty City Shooting

A grieving mother and widow shed tears and pleaded for the public’s help Friday after their 23-year-old loved one was shot and killed while standing on a street corner Tuesday night in Liberty City.

01/09/2015

Miami Police were investigating a shooting in Miami which left three people in the hospital on January 6, 2015. (Source: CBS4)

Two Men Dead After 3 Shootings In 14 Hours In Miami

One of the three people injured in a shooting in Miami on Tuesday night has died, authorities said.

01/07/2015

A tarp covered body lies behind a Miami business.  (Source: CBS4)

One Dead, One Injured In Two Miami Shootings

Miami police are investigating a third shooting in less than 24 hours in the Liberty City area.

01/07/2015

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Accused Shooter Of 3-Year Old Miami Girl Held In Secure Detention

The 16-year-old accused shooter of a 3-year-old Miami girl will not be home for Christmas.

12/10/2014

December 7, 2014: A shooting in Liberty City injured a 3-year-old.  (Source: Travell Eiland/CBS4)

Police Arrest Teen In Shooting Of 3-Year-Old Girl

Miami Police have arrested a teen in connection with the shooting of a three-year-old girl in Liberty City Sunday.

12/09/2014

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