Monroe County Sheriff’s Office

A pelican is recuperating after its pouch was slashed and its wing was hacked off. (Courtesy: South Florida Veterinarian Don Harris )

Pelicans Turning Up With Slashed Pouches, Missing Wings

Florida Wildlife officials are searching for a person or people who slashed a number of pelicans’ pouches and hacked their wings off.

03/03/2015

Kayla Gregg (Source: Monroe Co. Sheriff's Office)

Keys Stripper To Cop: Drugs In My Purse Are For My Back

A Key West stripper found passed out in her car on the side of the road in Sugarloaf Key told a sheriff’s deputy that the illegal drugs in her purse were for her back pain.

02/24/2015

Mario Salazar (Source: Monroe Co. Sheriff's Office)

Second Man Sought In Beating, Robbery Of Keys Homeless Man

Sheriff’s deputies in the lower Keys are trying to track down a second man who beat and robbed a homeless man in Bernstein Park on Stock Island.

02/16/2015

Duglas Hernandez Morel (Source: Monroe Co. Sheriff's Office)

Homestead Man Charged With Kidnapping, Rape Of Woman

More charges are expected to be filed against a Homestead man who reportedly kidnapped a woman and repeatedly raped her.

02/13/2015

Stephan Brewer (Source: Monroe Co. Sheriff's Office)

Oregon Sex Offender Picked Up In The Keys

A sex offender wanted in Oregon was captured in the Upper Keys.

02/04/2015

Robert Schminky

Deputies: Key Largo Man Savagely Beats Wife Before Shootout With Cops

A Key Largo man is in jail Wednesday night, accused of beating his wife so severely with a shotgun he broke the gun on her, before leading authorities on a chase that ended with an injured deputy.

01/21/2015

Agustin Rodriguez, 37, and Dayro Alonso, 35, were arrested for allegedly stealing a flatbed trailer in Marathon. (Source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

Police: Two Hialeah Men Arrested For Stealing Flatbed Trailer

Two Hialeah men are facing grand theft charges after they allegedly drove a semi- truck to Marathon and used it to steal a large flatbed trailer.

01/10/2015

A small plane landed short of the runway in the Florida Keys on January 3, 2015, ending up in salt ponds with passengers on board

Plane Lands Short Of Runway In Florida Keys, 6 On Board

A small plane landed short of the runway in the Florida Keys on Saturday, ending up in salt ponds with passengers on board.

01/03/2015

Christian Mandri, 19, arrested for allegedly breaking into a business to steal an all-terrain vehicle. (Source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

Police: Miami Man Gives Up During ATV Theft

A 19-year-old man was arrested on Friday for allegedly breaking into a Key Largo business to steal a brand new all-terrain vehicle.

12/22/2014

(Source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

Key Largo Man Charged After Pulling A Gun In Altercation

A Key Largo man has been charged with gun threat.

11/30/2014

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