Police Involved Shooting
Miami-Dade Police say an officer was forced to shoot and kill a knife-wielding, 20-year-old man who was making threats to kill someone.
A man wanted in connection with a stabbing on the campus of the University of Florida on Monday was killed in a police involved shooting.
Cell phone video now shows what happened as a man who police said was on a rampage and bit two people before being shot and killed by sheriff’s deputies in Delray Beach.
Miami Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez wants the county’s police department to turn over investigations of its police-involved shootings to the state. Gimenez wrote last week in a memo to Miami Dade County Police Director J.D. Patterson that he also wants the state to investigate deaths of people in police custody.
The mayor of Miami-Dade County sent a memo to Police Director J.D. Patterson telling him the Miami-Dade Police Department should end the practice of investigating its own police-involved shootings and deaths of people in custody, reported CBS4 news partner The Miami Herald.
A Miami Gardens officer was hospitalized after he was injured in a shoot out.
The Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office has decided not to pursue charges against two Miami police officers involved in a deadly shooting during a 2009 traffic stop in Allapattah.
The Miami-Dade police officer who was shot during a violent confrontation with a man who was involved in a Walgreens robbery and shooting, is home from the hospital.
Surveillance video of a robbery at a Little Havana Walgreens which led to a police chase and shooting which left two men dead and six police officers injured has been released.
A Miami-Dade police officer remains hospitalized after he and two other officers were shot in the pursuit of a man who attempted to rob a Walgreens early Tuesday morning. That incident led police on a wild chase, and ended in a wild shootout which killed the suspect and his passenger.