Miami-Jackson Senior High School

Miami Jackson High School graduation, 6/2/15 (Source: CBS4)

Parents Of Teens Fatally Shot Awarded Posthumous Diplomas

he parents of two students, who were fatally shot in two separate incidents, received posthumous diplomas for their teen sons who would have been in cap and gown on Tuesday.


A forum on gun violence was held Monday night at Miami Jackson Senior High School. (CBS4)

Community Leaders Gather To Stop Gun Violence

Hundreds gathered at Miami Jackson Senior High School to talk about ways to stop gun violence.


Bryan Herrera (Source: The Herrera Family)

Father Of Teen Killed While Riding Bike Pleads For Public’s Help

The grieving father of a 16-year-old old boy who is shot and killed while riding his bicycle is riding his appeal for the public’s help because he says police need help with this troubling case and because he is trying to raise money for a reward.


J.D. Patterson Jr. took the oath of office Friday as MDPD's new police director. (Source: Miami-Dade Police)

New M-D Police Director No Stranger To Dealing With Violence

In his first extended interview since becoming Miami-Dade County’s Police Director, J.D. Patterson said he understands the damage that violence can do to a community as well as individual families.


Miami-Dade School Superintendent Alberto Carvalho (Source: CBS4)

M-D School Boss Helps Murdered Teen’s Family With Burial Costs

The family of a 16-year-old Miami boy who died after he was shot over the weekend will get help from Miami-Dade Schools to bury their son.