Two Florida Keys men have been sentenced to prison time after pleading guilty to illegal trafficking in wildlife including sharks, tropical fish and sea fans.
A man’s 30-year-sentence for sexual battery was thrown out by an appeals court Thursday after the justices ruled that a judge put his religious views in the case.
The South Florida woman convicted of kidnapping and child abuse in the case of missing 4-year-old foster child Rilya Wilson will not be tried for murder.
A federal judge delayed the resentencing for convicted terrorism plotter Jose Padilla after his attorney argued that he is psychologically fragile and needs more visits from his family to get better.
The co-owner of four South Florida pain clinics responsible for illegally distributing some 20 million pain pills was slapped with a prison sentence of more than 15 years.
Former Hollywood Police officer Dewey Pressley was sentenced to 90 days in jail Friday for his role in falsifying two official records.
A South Florida woman was sentenced to 20 years in prison for a DUI crash that left construction workers dead and one injured.
A South Florida man who fled to Belize and was later returned to the U.S. has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for a fatal DUI.
A 25-year-old boat captain faces the death penalty in connection with an ill-fated June 14 immigrant smuggling operation that left a pregnant woman dead and another woman critically injured when the boat capsized near Delray Beach.
A man was sentenced to several days in jail after he made an obscene gesture during his attendance at the Casey Anthony trial.