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(Source: FHP) Miami officer Fausto Lopez being taken into custody by state Trooper Donna Jane Watts on Oct. 11, 2011.

Report: Speeding Cop Fired Last Year Wants Job Back

A Miami Police officer who was fired for speeding while in his patrol car now wants his old job back.

CBS Miami–09/04/2013

(Courtesy: The Miami Herald)

Shaquille O’Neal Sworn In As Golden Beach Police Officer

Former NBA superstar center Shaquille O’Neal has another job to add to his ever-growing resume.

CBS4–07/16/2013

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Former Cop Gets 15 Months In Federal Prison

Harold James went from putting criminals behind bars to sitting in the cell next to them Tuesday when he was sentenced to 15 months in federal prison for protecting a sports-betting ring.

CBS Miami–04/23/2013

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Report: Miami Police Officer To Plead Guilty To Extortion Charges

A Miami police officer will plead guilty to extortion charges in federal court Friday, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.

CBS Miami–02/01/2013

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FLPD Officer Recovering From Surgery After Man Attacked Him

A Fort Lauderdale police officer is recovering at a hospital after a Fort Lauderdale man violently attacked him at a gas station, leaving the lawman with either a broken leg or a broken ankle.

CBS4–11/28/2012

Adrian Ruz (right) and Jose Ayala are accused of breaking into a Miami Beach police officer's South Miami home.  (Source: Miami-Dade Police)

Third Suspect In Cop Home Burglary To Turn Himself In

The third person who was allegedly caught in the act of burglarizing a police officer’s home on Monday in South Miami is expected to be in custody by day’s end.

CBS4–04/24/2012

(Source: CBS4)  A perimeter is set up near the home of a Miami Beach police officer after he spotted three burglars leaving his home in South Miami.

Crooks Captured After Trying To Rob Cop’s Home

Two out of three crooks, who picked the wrong house to target, have been captured.

CBS4–04/23/2012

(Source: CBS4) Matthew Scheidt and police gear recovered from his car

Teen Accused Of Impersonating Police Officer Back In Custody

A Central Florida teen already facing charges that he impersonated a physician’s assistant was arrested for a second time in South Florida.

CBS4–01/20/2012

(Source: CBS4) Matthew Scheidt and police gear recovered from his car

Infamous Impersonating Teen Charged As A Fake Miami Beach Cop

A Central Florida teen already facing charges that he impersonated a physician’s assistant and worked in a hospital apparently still wants to be someone else, but may have traded a gun for a stethoscope.

CBS4–01/19/2012

Police are investigating a shooting in Miami Lakes outside a Haagen Dazs ice cream shop which involved a retired BSO deputy.  (Source: CBS4)

Police Investigate Shooting Involving Retired BSO Deputy

Police are investigating a shooting in Miami Lakes outside a Haagen Dazs ice cream shop which involved a retired BSO deputy.

CBS4–01/07/2012

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