Mayor Oliver Gilbert
Family, friends and community leaders gathered Thursday evening on the anniversary of the death of 12-year old Tequila Forshee’s who was the victim of a shooting in Miami Gardens.
Jim spends the entire half hour with the mayor and interim police chief of Miami Gardens, a city plagued with crime and a police department accused of trying to curb the violence through racial profiling.
A federal civil rights lawsuit was filed Wednesday against the city of Miami Gardens and dozens of municipal employees alleging officers are systematically profiling, stopping, frisking, questioning and arresting people in the city for no legitimate reason.
A Miami Gardens store owner and employee are planning to file a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city and its police department alleging officers are illegally stopping and searching citizens and racial profiling.
Miami Gardens police are stepping up their presence on the streets after a tenth person was shot in the last week and a half.
Family and friends remembered a grandmother and her grandson at a tearful funeral service at the Antioch Missionary Baptist Church of Miami Gardens, Saturday.
The Miami Dolphins drew hometown support Thursday in their quest for a roughly $400 million renovation of Sun Life Stadium.