As thousands of people are expected to hit Miami Beach for holiday weekend festivities, law enforcement and city officials are preparing to keep it safe and enjoyable.
The man who served as the Miami Beach police chief while his high ranking officers sent offensive, inappropriate emails is speaking to CBS4 News.
State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle and Miami Beach Police Chief Dan Oates held a news conference Thursday to discuss their investigation into thousands of offensive emails discovered inside the police department.
After prosecutors decided not to charge officers involved in a deadly shooting on Memorial Day Weekend in 2011, newly-released surveillance video shows the chaotic scene that unfolded on South Beach.
The city of Miami is set to hand over future investigations into police-involved shootings and in-custody deaths to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE).
In the moments before and after a dozen Miami Beach and Hialeah police officers opened fire on a car during the 2011 Memorial Day weekend, there was chaos on the police radio.
In the moments before and after a dozen Miami Beach and Hialeah police officers opened fire on a car during the 2011 Memorial Day weekend, there was chaos on the police radio as officers tried to figure out who was shooting and where the shots were coming from.
It was May 30th, 2011. Memorial Day. At 4 a.m. a crowd remained along famed Collins Avenue on Miami Beach, the last day of an Urban Beach weekend that brought hundreds of thousands of visitors to town. A small car drove South on Collins, in the wrong lane. It swerved, side-swiping some other vehicles along the way. As the car approached 14th street, police officers opened fire.
A Miami-Dade County judge imposed penalties on Miami Beach city attorneys Tuesday after they failed to turn over key evidence related to the deadly 2011 Memorial Day police involved shooting, despite repeated warnings to do so.
A Miami-Dade County judge issued a stern ruling to Miami Beach city attorneys Wednesday ordering them to turn over evidence of in the 2011 Memorial Day shooting that killed a man and injured four bystanders.