Miami-Dade Police Department

Former Miami-Dade Police Director Robert Parker  (Source: CBS4)

Former Police Director Found Dead

Robert Parker, who rose through the ranks of the Miami Dade Police Department and became its first African-American director, was found dead late Wednesday at his home along the intracoastal.


Source: CBS4

Police Investigating Woman Found Dead In Miami

Police are investigating after a woman was found dead Tuesday on the front porch of an abandoned home.


Source: CBS4

Police Set Up Perimeter After Coral Gables Shooting

The Miami-Dade Police Department has set up a perimeter after a shooting in Coral Gables Saturday afternoon.


Salguero, Perugorria (Source: MDPD)

Two Arrested, Accused Of Taking Part In Real Estate Scheme

Two people are under arrest, accused of taking part in a real estate scheme that police say occurred over several months.


According to the arrest form, 31-year-old Demetrius Collins first exposed himself to the 9-year-old girl on April 28th inside the Sanctuary of the United House of Prayer Church, located at 8550 NW 27th Ave. (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Police: Man Who Flashed Child In Church Arrested

The Miami-Dade Police Department said they arrested a man who exposed himself to a little girl inside a Miami church.


Manuel Alberto Alvarado was arrested after, police said, he claimed to have a bomb (Courtesy: Miami-Dade Police)

Man Pays MIA Thousands For Fake Bomb Threat

Making a bomb threat is no laughing matter—especially for a Venezuelan man had to cut the airport thousands of dollars for telling a gate agent he had explosives in his luggage.


Police looking for two men who robbed a person's wallet at a gas station and attempted to take money from the cash register before running off when the oven timer sounded. (Source: MDPD)

Oven Timer Sends Armed Robbers Running

Two men, armed with a gun, fled from a gas station they were attempting to rob when an alarm, which turned out to be an oven timer, sounded. Now police are hoping surveillance can help them catch the crooks.


Source: CBS4

Police Investigating Lottery Scam Robberies In Miami-Dade

The Miami-Dade Police Department is investigating two incidents where elderly victims were offered winning lottery tickets but were subsequently robbed.


Pigeon Thieves (Source: MDPD)

Police Look To Identify Pigeon Thieves Caught On Camera

Police are looking to identify three men caught on camera stealing hundreds of pigeons from a farm but there is a twist in the investigation.


Commercial jewelry store robberies (Source: MDPD)

Police Looking For Men Behind Multiple Jewelry Store Robberies

Police are investigating several jewelry store robberies throughout Miami-Dade County believed to be committed by the same thieves.