Richmond Heights


Race Matters, Day 3: “These Cases Have Very Serious Consequences”       

During its five-month investigation into the Miami-Dade Police Department’s Crime Suppression Team, CBS4 News reviewed every arrest the officers from the South District Station made in 2014.



Race Matters, Day 2: “It’s About Quality of Life”

“A Saturation Detail.” In police parlance it is a term used to describe an operation in a particular neighborhood where officers blanket the area.

CBS Miami–05/07/2015

(Courtesy: Rebuilding Together Miami-Dade)

Locals Lend Helping Hand To Veteran’s Widow

A Miami-Dade group helped rebuild the home of the widow of a U.S. veteran.



One Dead In Richmond Heights Double Shooting

Police are currently investigating a double shooting in Richmond Heights Friday.

CBS Miami–01/03/2014

Christopher Curry, 17, was arrested in Orange County, but is wanted for a murder in Southwest Miami-Dade.  (Source: Orange County Department of Corrections)

Orlando Police Arrest Teen Wanted For SW Miami-Dade Murder

Police in Orlando have arrested a man wanted for a murder in Southwest Miami-Dade County. Christopher Curry, 17, was arrested in Orlando Saturday.

CBS Miami–10/13/2013

Source: CBS4

Miami-Dade NAACP Discusses Zimmerman Verdict Plan

The Miami-Dade NAACP is preparing it’s Zimmerman verdict plan.


A Richmond Heights man was shot and killed by a Miami-Dade police officer after he allegedly stabbed three of his own family members. (Source: CBS4)

Triple Stabbing Leads To Police Involved Shooting

A Richmond Heights man was shot and killed by a Miami-Dade police officer after he allegedly stabbed three of his own family members and tried to hit his teenage niece with a car.


(Source: NOAA) Hurricane Andrew on Radar

Remembering Hurricane Andrew: Stories Of Survival

On August 24, 1992 a Category 5 monster Hurricane Andrew devastated South Florida turning its full force on South Miami-Dade County. Bill and Sandy Zinn’s home in Homestead was completely destroyed, but the memories of Andrew live on.


Gilberto Powell, shown, and his family have hired attorney Philip Gold after they say Powell was excessively batterd by police. (Source: Philip Gold)

Family Hires Attorney After Police Scuffle With Special Needs Man

Family members of a special needs man who was allegedly battered while in Miami-Dade police custody have hired an attorney in what they say is an “unjustified” case.


(Photo Credit: CBS4) A bullet casing left behind following a drive-by shooting in Richmond Heights on July 6, 2011.

Richmond Heights On Edge After 3 Hurt In Drive-By Shooting

Three men are hospitalized after a terrifying drive-by shooting in which a home in this startled community was riddled with bullets.