Miami-Dade Chiefs Of Police Meet With Activists Over Police Brutality ConcernsOn Friday afternoon, those police chiefs from the Miami Dade County Association of Chiefs of Police followed through on their commitment to working with community members and activists to address some of the concerns over police misconduct and brutality.
Leaders In Broward, Miami-Dade Address Use Of Force Questions Following Clashes With Protesters Over Police KillingsThe death of George Floyd, and the protests that have followed, have placed nearly every law enforcement agency under more scrutiny than ever.
South Florida Police Department Heads Blast Officers’ Actions In MinnesotaThe heads of four different Miami-Dade police agencies, the Miami-Dade Mayor and activists all blasted the actions of Minneapolis police officers on Friday after the death of a man who was in custody and on the same day that one officer was arrested for murder in that case.
Exclusive: Broward Superintendent Robert Runcie Explains Possible ‘Blended Learning’ Model For Next School YearAs beaches and businesses slowly begin to reopen school officials across South Florida are working out how they plan to keep students safe when school begins next year.
With Phase 1 Reopening Almost Complete, What Will Phase 2 Look Like?Many businesses in South Florida have opened their doors under a Phase 1 reopening from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Reopening South Florida: Broward Beaches, Gyms, Hotels Open Tuesday With RestrictionsGyms, beaches, and hotels across Broward County are each allowed to reopen Tuesday after being closed for months because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Mayors Of 3 Broward Cities Explain Process, Restrictions Of Reopening BeachesA steady rain washed out Memorial Day in South Florida but it did not dampen the excitement of people in Broward looking forward to a reopening of beaches on Tuesday morning.
Charged With Murder Of Boy, Alejandro Ripley's Mom Tells Investigators, 'He's Going To Be In A Better Place'The mother of a nine-year-old boy, who reported her son kidnapped, has now been charged with his murder.
Police Investigate Mother In Death Of SW 9-Year-Old Autistic BoyThe mother of Alejandro Ripley is the primary focus of the investigation into his death and admitted playing a role in his death, a senior law enforcement source told CBS 4 News.
Broward Schools Releases Distance Learning Survey; Miami-Dade Schools Extends DeadlineBroward Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie announced Thursday the results of a major survey the school district undertook earlier this month.
Majority Of Business Leaders In Greater Fort Lauderdale Don’t Foresee Sales Recovery Mid-To-Late 2021 Or BeyondAs diners entered The Boathouse restaurant in Fort Lauderdale Wednesday a manager took their temperatures. The Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce performed a similar function recently, taking the temperatures of nearly two dozen CEOs in the area about the impact of COVID-19 on the economy and their outlook for the future.
Rebekah Jones, Florida Woman Who Helped Create State COVID-19 Dashboard, Claims She Was FiredThe chief architect of Florida’s coronavirus website, Rebekah Jones, claims she was fired Monday after an apparent disagreement over what information should be made public.
Restrictions In Place, Broward Businesses Welcome Customers BackBroward County entered phase one of re-opening on Monday morning. Retail shops, restaurants, malls, and nail and hair salons can now operate at 50 percent capacity.
Miami-Dade County Public Schools Wants Parent Input On Possible Reopening Plans For 2020-2021 School YearMiami Dade County Public Schools educates nearly 350,000 students. On Friday the parents and guardians of those students received some homework.
At Rob’s BBQ, Preparations Underway For Phase 1 ReopeningRob’s BBQ in Davie is a well-known spot for ribs and barbecue in Broward and they’ve been busy producing takeout during the COVID-19 shutdown.