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Monroe County Sheriff's deputy Jaime Miranda faces drug charges. (Source: Monroe Co. Sheriff's Office)

Keys Deputy Faces Drug Charges

A Monroe County sheriff’s deputy was arrested by members of his own department after he allegedly tried to buy drugs while on duty.

04/07/2013

Forty-five year old Detective John Brindle was arrested Friday night for possession of oxycodone pills without a prescription. (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Broward Sheriff Detective Arrested For Possession Of Oxycodone

A Broward Sheriff’s detective lands a big drug bust, but this time he is the one that ends up in the slammer.

CBS Miami–01/27/2013

BSO Det. John A. Brindle was arrested Friday for possession of a controlled substance. (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

BSO Deputy Arrested For Possessing Oxycodone Pills

A Broward sheriff’s deputy has been arrested on one count of possession of a controlled substance.

CBS4–01/26/2013

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Four More Arrested In South Florida Pill Mill Investigation

Three Miami-Dade men and a woman are the latest people to be charged by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement in connection with a statewide pill mill investigation.

CBS4–11/19/2012

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Deaths In Fla. From Oxycodone Abuse Drop Sharply In 2011

The fight to stop drug abuse made a leap of progress in 2011.

CBS4–10/24/2012

Darin MacDannald (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Emaciated Teen Removed From Father’s Custody

A 14-year-old boy who was found emaciated and high on drugs has been put into the custody of the Department of Children and Family Services after a shelter hearing Friday.

CBS Miami–07/06/2012

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Deerfield Beach Child Found Emaciated, High On Drugs

Darin MacDannald, 47, of Deerfield Beach, has been arrested and charged with child neglect after Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a structure fire and found a 14-year-old boy in the house weighing just 85 pounds and high on drugs.

CBS Miami–07/05/2012

Brent Wooddell (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Suspended Deputy Took Off Ankle GPS, Went To Strip Club

A suspended Broward Sheriff’s deputy, who was on house arrest for grand theft and misconduct charges, is back behind bars after he reportedly removed his ankle monitor and went to a strip club.

CBS4–06/06/2012

Prescription Pills

Unwanted Drugs? Let Cops, DEA Take Them Off Your Hands

Remember that Vicodin your doctor prescribed but you never finished? How about the oxycodone your aunt was taking when she came to visit but left behind. What do you do with it now? Cops and the DEA say they have a solution; turn it in, no questions asked.

CBS4–04/28/2012

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Report: DEA Investigating Florida Walgreens Store & Distribution Center

Six Walgreens stores and a distribution center in Central and South Florida have come under Drug Enforcement Administration scrutiny over their sales of prescription pain killers.

CBS4–04/06/2012

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