Unlawful Compensation

Ex-School Board Member Guilty Of MisconductA former Broward County school board member could face up to five years in prison after being convicted of official misconduct.
BSO Deputy Arrested, Charged For Accepting Sexual FavorsA Broward Sheriff’s Office deputy was arrested Monday for not arresting a woman in exchange for sexual favors.
Suspended Homestead Mayor Arrested On Election Law ViolationsJust a few months after he was arrested and charged with two felony charges of unlawful compensation or reward for official behavior; suspended Homestead Mayor Steve Bateman was arrested again Friday on seven counts of election law violations.
Homestead Mayor Steve Bateman Bonds Out Of Jail After Corruption ArrestFor the third time in as many weeks, a local mayor has found himself on the wrong side of the law.