Police Officers

Local Pension Reform Headed To Full SenateAfter a sometimes-tense hearing, the Senate Fiscal Policy Committee on Thursday unanimously approved a bill aimed at shoring up local pension plans for police officers and firefighters.
Mayor Gimenez Receives Support From NAACP Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s plan to put a camera on every officer is being met with much support.
Local Heroes Gather To Make 6-Year-Old Boy With Leukemia's Birthday Wish Come True A special photo shoot was held Monday at Miami International Airport—all in the name of making one little boy's birthday wish come true.
6 Officers Hurt, 2 People Dead, In Police Involved ShootingsSix police officers were taken to the hospital after a a violent morning of gunfire and a police chase early Tuesday morning. One officer remained hospitalized Tuesday night.
South Florida Police Depts. To Receive Grant Money To Hire OfficersThe Miami-Dade Public Schools Police Department and the Miami Gardens Police Department are just two of the 11 South Florida police departments who will receive federal money to hire more police officers.
2 Sweetwater Cops & Civilian Worker Relieved Of DutyThe city of Sweetwater is in the news Wednesday and once again it’s for alleged malfeasance at the hands of public officials.
Davie Ballots Due TuesdayResidents in Davie have a Tuesday deadline to return a ballot that could raise taxes to help put more police officers in local schools.
Miami Police Want To Go On Hiring Spree The City of Miami police department is planning on adding nearly three dozen new officers to its ranks next year.
Miami-Dade County Police Director Sworn InMiami-Dade County officially welcomed a new police director to lead the Miami-Dade Police Department Tuesday morning.
Those Working On Thanksgiving Accept The DutyMost of us will have a Rockwellian Thanksgiving at the table, surrounded by friends and family. But the dinner bell won't "toll" for some.
Deal Between City Of Miami, Police Union Satisfies Both PartiesAn agreement reached Tuesday would be a win-win situation for both the city of Miami and its police officers.
31 FHP Troopers Disciplined For Speeding After Newspaper Probe31 South Florida FHP troopers have been given oral reprimands for speeding and must also attend a 4 hour ethics course, the result of a Sun-Sentinel investigation into police officers ignoring the speed limit.