It's no secret that Miami Beach Commissioner Ed Tobin is tight with ex-Bal Harbour Police Chief Thomas Hunker. Tobin has known the cop since he was a kid, and in late 2011, the 50-year-old Tobin even enrolled in the Miami Beach Police Academy with Hunker's encouragement.But did that relationship cro ... More >>
Three Miami Lakes councilmen walked into a bar and didn't talk town business. (Wink, wink).This past December 13 around 10:30 p.m., three Miami Lakes councilmen -- Tim Daubert, Nelson Hernandez, and Richard Pulido -- huddled inside the Miami Lakes Ale House, a sports bar a couple of blocks from t ... More >>
In Miami Beach, "introducing ethics reform" is really a sneaky way to take down your political rival.
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement recently ended an investigation into the onetime commander of the Miami-Dade Police Department's internal affairs unit, concluding Donald Rifkin was hoping to get laid by talking to county cop Carmen Pichardo about sensitive information in the internal affa ... More >>
There's a war on Dinner Key, and Marc Sarnoff is a bomb-thrower.
In the wake of Miami's fire fee scandal, the city manager goes nuclear on the Herald, Tomas Regalado, and taxpayers
It's nice to have wealthy and influential friends, especially when you need loads of campaign cash
Civic demons, bad dentistry, and hip-hop culture crash
Activists say the effort to overturn the county's gay-rights ordinance isn't political; it's criminal
State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle should have coasted to election victory. Instead she's dodging bullets from the police unions in the political fight of her life.
Outgoing school police chief Vivian Monroe has misused and abused her power for years. So why will she remain on the force?
For years people have been alleging that Miami bail-bond king Jim Viola bribes county corrections officers. For years the FBI and the State Attorney's Office have been investigating. And for years nothing has happened.
Folks don't know much about school board chairman Solomon Stinson, but they do know this: Don't cross him
A lousy federal indictment isn't going to keep Humberto Hernandez down -- not with South Florida's generous youngsters as campaign contributors