Despite calls from all across the globe for Florida's "Stand Your Ground" law to be repealed, Florida Sheriffs Association voted unanimously last week to support the law exactly as written.
If you're the ultimate pessimist, J.D. Patterson's move to reassign 16 detectives from the Miami-Dade Police Public Corruption Bureau to other units means the fight against public rackets just got weaker. Political blogger Elaine de Valle, who first broke the news, offered her cynical take: "Guess w ... More >>
Miami-Dade Police were charged with extraditing Alberto Morales to Las Vegas, but the convict managed escape from officers by stabbing one with his eye glasses at Grapevine, Texas, Walmart parking lot.The officer, Jaime Pardinas, is still in serious but stable condition. Morales, however, remains at ... More >>
It was one of the bloodiest moments in Miami-Dade police history: a drug sting in which four robbers were mowed down by cops in a mango grove in the Redland. The controversial June 30, 2011 operation was the subject of a New Times investigation last summer. Now it's also the subj ... More >>
How did county police officials respond to a damaging report on racial profiling? They didn't