Sweetwater

(Source: Sweetwater Police Department)

Sweetwater Police Property Room Closed After FDLE Audit

When Florida Department of Law Enforcement investigators came to Sweetwater earlier this summer, the mayor thought they would be there for three, maybe four days.

08/19/2015

Source: CBS4

Sources: FDLE Audit Finds Guns, Money Missing From Sweetwater PD

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has wrapped up its audit of the Sweetwater Police Department.

08/18/2015

An image from a red light camera in Sweetwater shows a Sweetwater police officer being struck by a pickup truck on February 17th. (Source: American Traffic Solutions)

CBS4 Exclusive: Video Contradicts Report Of Sweetwater Officer-Involved Crash

In Sweetwater, even police officers are supposed to stop at red lights. However, video exclusively obtained by CBS4 appears to show that didn’t happen in a crash where the driver, who struck the officer, was cited.

07/27/2015

Miami-Dade Police said Luis Armando Quintero, 23, forced the girl to have sex with him when she was 11-years old and then again when she was 12-years old.  (Courtesy: Miami-Dade Police)

New Details Emerge About Miami Man Accused Of Having Sex With Child

New details have emerged about the Miami man accused of forcing an 11-year-old girl to have sex with him in her bedroom.

07/17/2015

Miami-Dade Police said Luis Armando Quintero, 23, forced the girl to have sex with him when she was 11-years old and then again when she was 12-years old.  (Courtesy: Miami-Dade Police)

Sweetwater Man Accused Of Sex With Child Appears Before Judge

A Sweetwater man accused of forcing a young girl to have sex with him after friending him on social media is expected to appear in court Wednesday.

07/15/2015

Miami-Dade Police said Luis Armando Quintero, 23, forced the girl to have sex with him when she was 11-years old and then again when she was 12-years old.  (Courtesy: Miami-Dade Police)

Sweetwater Man Accused Of Having Sex With Child

A Sweetwater man is under arrest, accused of forcing a young girl to have sex with him, after befriending her on social media.

07/14/2015

Sweetwater City Hall (Source: CBS4)

Sweetwater Calls For FDLE Audit

The City of Sweetwater is being audited, but not by who you may think.

06/02/2015

Armando Botell  (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Man Formally Charged In Death Of Teen Found Near Dumpster

A 66-year old man has been formally charged in the death of a teen who was found, on fire, next to a dumpster in the city of Sweetwater.

05/28/2015

Armando Botell  (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Arrest Made In Death Of Sweetwater Teen

Her murder shocked the Sweetwater community – now police have made an arrest. In October 2014, the body of 17-year old old Romina Fernandez was found on fire next to a dumpster behind a strip mall just few blocks from her home.

05/08/2015

Sweetwater Mayor Jose Diaz (Source: CBS4)

Mayoral Melee In Sweetwater

Sweetwater Mayor Jose Diaz arrived to cheering supporters at a news conference Thursday as he battles to stay on the ballot in the May 12th election.

04/23/2015

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