For seven years, a Miami-based drug trafficking operation used cargo ships to smuggle cocaine into South Florida. Now the ringleaders are heading to prison.
Forty million dollars worth of cocaine was offloaded by the U.S. Coast Guard Friday morning at Port Everglades.
There’s positive economic news for Port Everglades. The Port is expanding as part of a project to help ports around the country accommodate vessels after the Panama Canal is widened in 2015.
Training in almost any job is key and the Broward Sherriff’s Office SWAT team is absolutely no exception.
A Broward Sheriff’s Fire Rescue team which specializes in complex rescues was called in Sunday to save a worker at Port Everglades injured by a cargo container.
A precarious situation at Ft. Lauderdale’s Port Everglades early Thursday afternoon.
If you heard about a dangerous and potentially deadly chemical leak at Port Everglades Wednesday, there was no need to panic; it was only a drill.
Fleet Week Port Everglades has been sunk, at least part of it thanks to the sequestration cuts enacted by Congress and the President on March 1.
This year’s Fleet Week in Ft. Lauderdale may be a bit smaller than in years past due to federal sequestration, but it’s just as important to those who are serving on the ships who will take part.
Crews at Port Everglades will be back at work Wednesday trying to secure 27 cargo containers that tipped over on a barge.