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A security officer (Source: AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

MLB Tightening Security At Games

Going to a baseball game will be a lot like going to the airport next year after Major League Baseball mandated to all 30 teams that security screening for fans must have either a hand-held metal detector or a walk-through metal detector.

CBS Miami–01/22/2014

South Pointe Elementary School on Miami Beach (Source: CBS4)

Miami Beach School In Potential Life-Saving Competition

At South Pointe Elementary School on Miami Beach a steel fence surrounds the playground. There is a security camera over the front door. A sign orders visitors to check in at the office. But the school is very much in the running for a much more extensive and pricey safety upgrade.

CBS4–12/02/2013

Alexander Coelho spoke exclusively to CBS4 News on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013 about being beaten by a bouncer outside Dirty Blondes bar. Video of the beating went viral. (Source: CBS4)

Victim Beat By Club Bouncer Speaks Out

One of the victims of a brutal beating caught on camera outside a Fort Lauderdale bar spoke first to CBS4 News Wednesday about his horrific ordeal.

CBS Miami–09/04/2013

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Homes Hacked Through Wireless Devices

The ability for people to control door locks, lights and home appliances from their smartphones is growing in popularity.

CBS Miami–08/21/2013

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The Big Biometric Boom

The futuristic high-tech security devices that only appeared in secret agent movies are now being rolled out for consumer use in everyday life.

CBS Miami–08/13/2013

(Photo credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)

Home Safe Home… From A Smartphone

Whether a person is at work, running errands or on vacation, what is going on back at their home is likely always on their mind.

CBS Miami–08/07/2013

Arnald Thomas-Darrah  (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Patrons Urge Boycott Of Fort Lauderdale Bar Over Brawl

Fort Lauderdale police have arrested one of the bouncers who is seen in a viral video beating up a customer outside the Dirty Blondes bar.

CBS4–08/05/2013

Yemeni soldiers search a car at a checkpoint on a street leading to the US embassy compound in Sanaa on August 4, 2013. Security measures were particularly strict in the Yemeni capital after Washington held urgent talks on an Al-Qaeda threat that prompted two dozen embassies and consulates to temporarily halt their services in many capitals in the region. AFP PHOTO/ MOHAMMED HUWAIS (Photo credit should read MOHAMMED HUWAIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Americans Urged To Take Travel Precautions As Some U.S. Embassies Close

Patrols have been stepped up, roads have been closed and extra blast walls put up near 22 U.S. diplomatic missions following warnings of a possible al-Qaida attack.

08/04/2013

George Zimmerman prepares to exit court for the day in his trial in Seminole circuit court June 27, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Zimmerman is charged with second-degree murder for the February 2012 shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. (Photo by Jacob Langston-Pool/Getty Images)

Firearms Group Raised Money For Zimmerman’s Security

A gun group has raised thousands of dollars to help pay for security for George Zimmerman, but the money could end up being used to pay for defense costs and fees.

07/25/2013

LeBron James as they arrive closer to AAA. (Source: CBS4)

Tight Security Measures Proved Successful At Heat Parade

Folks got a bird’s eye view of the heat parade while sitting 20 feet above Biscayne Blvd the frame of a train crossing signal.

CBS4–06/24/2013

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