Miami-Dade County Jail
For nearly a decade CBS4 News has been telling viewers of Miami-Dade County jail’s “Forgotten Floor.” It’s a facility where the mentally ill inmates are warehoused on steel beds, concrete floors, cowering naked in their cells.
Pop star Justin Bieber appears to be heading to a South Florida jail after being arrested on drag-racing and DUI charges on a residential Miami Beach Street.
A corrections officer was arrested Friday for allegedly trying to smuggle cell phones and drugs into the Miami-Dade County Jail. The items would be exchanged for cash.
A person was airlifted to Ryder Trauma Center after being shot inside a home in North Miami Beach, practically next door to the police department. He did not survive.
A rare look into a world of inmates with mental illness where advocates say lives are at risk. CBS4’s Michele Gillen takes us back inside the Forgotten Floor.
An audio taped police interview with the 17 year old foster girl at the center of sex scandal involving a fired DCF Investigator reveals he offered to pay her $1000 dollars to keep her mouth shut about their affair.
A South Florida boxer is a free man after spending roughly two years in jail.