(CBS4) Former Broward Sheriff Nick Navarro passed away Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2011.

Funeral Services Set For Former Broward Sheriff Nick Navarro

Funeral services have been arranged for Nick Navarro, the colorful Broward Sheriff who served two terms from 1985-1993.


BSO Sgt. John Goodbread, 42, and his wife Heather Goodbread, 37, are accused of obtaining fraudulent prescriptions of oxycodone. (Source: Palm Beach Sheriff's Office)

BSO Sergeant & Wife Charged With Prescription Fraud

A Broward Sheriff’s Office sergeant and his wife spent Friday night in jail for their alleged roles in doctor shopping.


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Broward’s First Fire Department Merges With BSO

The Dania Beach Fire Department merged with the Broward Sheriff’s Office Friday as its 67 firefighters were sworn-in by Sheriff Al Lamberti at I.T. Parker Community Center.



Palm Beach Deputies Faced Gunfire In Confrontation

On the same day two Miami-Dade police officers were killed attempting to serve a murder warrant on a suspect two Palm Beach county deputies also faced gunfire from a suspect.



Collier Co. Teen Taken In Custody In Parents’ Deaths

A Naples teen was taken into custody and charged by sheriff’s deputies after they found the bodies of boy’s parents in the family’s home.


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Off-Duty BSO Deputy Hits Pedestrian With SUV

The Broward Sheriff’s Office is investigating after one of their own struck a pedestrian Wednesday night while making a turn onto Broward Boulevard from Hiatus Road in Plantation. The off-duty officer was driving an unmarked SUV and hit the 24 year old man while he was crossing the street.