A ding up patrol car has landed a Miami-Dade police officer in hot water. Joshua Zacarias, 34, was charged Tuesday with official misconduct after he reportedly lied to his supervisors about damage to his patrol car.
A third person now claims a veteran Miami Beach police detective used excessive force during a recent arrest.
The arrest of three Homestead police officers for alleged misconduct has brought some harsh words from the head of the Dade County PBA aimed at the State Attorney’s Office.
Miami Beach City Manager Jorge Gonzalez wanted to stay on the job another year when he turned in his resignation, but the city commission said he will be done a lot sooner.
Miami Beach City Manager Jorge Gonzalez has submitted his letter of resignation and will leave office in 2013.
Two members of the Miami-Dade Police Department face allegations of misconduct and have been relieved of duty with pay.