South Florida Woman Who Claimed She Needed Money To Lift Curse Sentenced To PrisonA South Florida woman was sentenced to prison and ordered to pay $1.6 million in restitution for orchestrating a fraud scheme involving a 'fortune-telling.”
Florida Inmate Uses Smuggled Cellphone To Capture BeatingA prison inmate used a smuggled cellphone to shoot video of several guards punching an inmate who was being held on the ground.
Florida's Felon Voting Rights Restoration Bill Wins Approval, Critics ConcernedFlorida's felon voting rights restoration bill won approval Tuesday from a Florida House committee, over the objection of advocates who helped get rights restoration placed in the state constitution.
Florida House Felons’ Rights Plan Spurs QuestionsHookers who’ve been convicted of prostitution three times, cyberstalkers and inmates who expose themselves to prison workers wouldn’t be eligible to have their voting rights automatically restored.
Opening Statements Made In $1 Billion Medicare Fraud CaseA Florida man faces decades in prison if convicted of bribery, kickbacks and false paperwork in a $1 billion effort to fleece Medicare and Medicaid, a prosecutor said Tuesday.
Man Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For Threatening To Kill JudgeA Daytona Beach man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for threatening to kill a judge he believed ruled against him in his custody case.
Man Sentenced To 92 Years In Prison For Violent Crimes In South FloridaA man has been sentenced to 92 years in prison for a series of violent crimes in South Florida.
4-Year Prison Sentence For South Florida Man Who Threatened To Blow Up MosqueA Miami area man was sentenced to four years in prison for threatening to blow up a Pembroke Pines mosque.
Woman Gets 18 Years In Prison For Kidnapping Infant In 1998A woman who kidnapped a newborn from a Jacksonville hospital two decades ago and raised the child as her own in South Carolina was sentenced Friday to 18 years for kidnapping.
Florida Pharmacy Owner Gets 13 Years For Health Care FraudHealth care fraud is an issue that continues to cause problems despite efforts on many levels to stop it.
Drones Delivering Contraband To Prisons A Budding ProblemThe days of baking nail files into cakes are long gone.
Fake Teen Doctor Pleads Guilty, Gets 3 ½ Years In PrisonA fake doctor from Florida will be interacting with real prison inmates for a while.
O.J. Simpson Out Of Prison After 9 Years For Armed RobberyThe day that some thought would never come has arrived.
Harassed Female Workers At Federal Prison Reach SettlementIt isn’t always the prisoners who suffer inside of a jail.
Court Sides With Prisons Agency In Public Records CaseAn appeals court Monday said the Florida Department of Corrections did not violate the state's public-records law.