Feds Formally End Prosecution Of Barry Bonds Without ConvictionAfter a nearly decade-long steroids prosecution, Barry Bonds emerged victorious Tuesday when federal prosecutors dropped what was left of their criminal case against the career home runs leader.
College Accused Of Using Strippers To Lure StudentsUsing exotic dancers as admission workers to lure male students sounds like something out of frat-esque movie. But state and federal officials said that’s exactly what a Miami-based college is accused of doing.
Corrections Officer Sentenced In Federal ID TheftInmates at the Zephyrhills Correctional Facility have not only had their freedom taken away, but their identity too. One of the former corrections officers at the facility has been sentenced to more than four years in federal prison for stealing the prisoners’ identities.
Eight Arrested In Miami During Walk For Missouri Teen Police arrested eight people who had gathered along with dozens of others in Downtown Miami to protest the death of a black teen shot by police in Missouri.
Men Pleaded Guilty To Harassing ManateesTwo men just pleaded guilty to charges related to an online video that shows a man jumping on two manatees.
33 Charged In Fla. Staged Auto Accident ProbeIn the continuing crackdown on staged auto accidents in Florida, authorities have charged 33 more people in the scam that is used to defraud insurance companies out of millions of dollars.
S. Fla. Brothers Plead Not Guilty To Terrorism ChargesTwo Oakland Park brothers accused of having ties to terrorism entered not guilty pleas in Fort Lauderdale federal court Friday morning.
BSO Releases Photos Of Brothers Facing Terrorism Charges In S. Fla.The Broward Sheriff’s Office has released mug shots of two South Florida brothers accused of having ties to terrorism.
Brothers Face Terrorism Charges In South FloridaTwo brothers of Pakistani descent living in Oakland Park have been charged with conspiracy to provide material support to terrorists and conspiracy to use a weapon of mass destruction, U.S. attorney Wifredo Ferrer announced Friday afternoon.
"Not Guilty" Pleas For Miami Beach 6 Nabbed In Corruption SchemeSix Miami Beach employees charged in a scheme to extort money from a Miami Beach club owner entered not guilty pleas Wednesday morning in Federal Court in Miami, and fled the courthouse ahead of advancing TV cameras declining an opportunity to explain their involvement.
Miami Beach Code Officers, Firefighters Nabbed In FBI Corruption StingThe top code compliance inspector for the city of Miami Beach has been charged, along with 6 other people, in a scheme to allegedly extort money from a South beach club owner. An FBI sting snared 5 Miami Beach code compliance officers and two city firefighters who prosecutors claim demanded cash for looking the other way.
Feds Call Identity Theft And Tax Fraud An Epidemic The Federal Trade Commission has just released a report showing that the Miami-Ft. Lauderdale Metropolitan area was the number one area in the country last year for consumer complaints about Identity theft.