Opa-locka Police

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2014

    Opa-locka Police Ignored Pistol Whipping, Resident Says

    Thirty-year-old Lytisa Small says that last November she was talking to her ex-boyfriend, Irrington Roberts-Isaacs, outside his home on NW 140th Street in Opa-locka when another woman approached. The woman, a friend of both Roberts-Isaacs and his current girlfriend's, was incensed that Small was spe ... More >>

  • News

    August 13, 2009

    Slumlord Millionaire

    Lawsuit claims landlord pocketed thousands while tenants died.

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2009

    Lawsuit Claims Opa-locka Slumlord Stole Thousands While Tenants Died

    Residents at Opa-locka's Gardens Apartments -- perhaps the city's sketchiest property -- endured 5 murders, 656 assaults, 34 robberies, 25 shootings, and 80 stolen cars during one four-year stretch, according to police records. And the apartments remain the hottest spot in the city for cops, ... More >>

  • News

    April 30, 2009

    To Serve and Nut-Check

    Why don't local police departments tell us what they're really all about?

  • News

    January 31, 2008

    Opa-locka Boots the Boss

    Ousted police chief leaves complaints in his wake.

  • News

    September 27, 2007

    Help for His Friends

    The Opa-locka/Hialeah Flea Market and its manager, Scott Miller, hand out lots of aid

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2007

    Report Details Former Opa-locka Official's Election Fraud

    Terence Pinder symbolizes all that is crooked and wrong in the city of Opa-locka. The Herald has done a great job of telling his story thus far: a slick, charismatic populist with an affinity for ladies, P.F Chang’s, and Baptist melodrama. He was arrested last November and charged with, among ot ... More >>

  • News

    June 28, 2007

    The Go-to Guy for the Gun-Shy

    “We needed to advertise to people who knew where the guns were”

  • News

    April 26, 2007

    Baghdad West

    In Opa-locka, gang warfare, drug dealing, and decay are a way of life