Jason Beckman is currently on trial for the shocking 2009 murder of his father Jay Beckman, a South Miami commissioner. Testimony from one of a Beckman's fellow inmates provides a bizarre motive for the slaying. The younger Beckman apparently snapped after his father made a joke about actress Megan ... More >>
The family of a woman who hijacked a jail golf cart and drove it into a barricade is worried sick that's she's not receiving the proper mental health help she needs in jail. They say her rambling and bizarre appearance in bond court, in which she said things like, "I was like, fuck yeah, let's do th ... More >>
City of MiamiNext time President Barack Obama is in town, Ada Rojas may want to steer clear of his motorcade. Or hope that her boss, Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado, melts his icy relationship with the city's boys in blue before the next presidential visit.On October 11, Regalado's resident affairs an ... More >>
Arrested for nothing, Amanda Jessup spiraled out of control in county lockup.
He's behind bars for life.
The Escobar brothers are in jail for murdering a cop, but 20 years later, there's still no verdict.
Miami's Catholic leaders covered for a priest who drugged and sodomized at least a dozen boys.
Since 2000, dozens have died in county jails. Poor medical care has contributed to the problem.
For those left behind after the brutal murder of fourteen-year-old Jaime Gough, the emotional lockdown lingers
The short, sad lives of some detainees facing relatively minor charges end in jail. Here are three such cases.
He climbed. He saw. He hasn't yet conquered the mystery of his missing brother.
Cell phones, pot, and knives are found by county jail shakedown teams
The medical association examines the county's jail system and finds trouble behind bars
George Burgess, the county manager, hits a sour note
Celeste Fraser Delgado
I was arrested by bad cops on bogus charges and spent a bizarre night behind bars
Everyone could use a little help making it through the FTAA in one piece
Too bad the county makes it so hard for me to get into a recovery program
Something isn't right at Mays Middle School -- and it's not just because of that bomb threat
We're going live now to the scene of a reported O.J. sighting -- stay with us!
A violent thug may lead investigators to a public-corruption bonanza
Commissioner Javier Souto isn't angry at the homeless people in his district. He just wants them to go away.
After squandering much of his lottery jackpot, Bernardo Paz is acquitted of raping his pregnant teenage sister-in-law
Why are the county's Metrobus drivers such a happy lot? Maybe because some earn more than $90,000 per year.
In 1992 Bernardo Paz hit the Lotto, bought himself a brand-new BMW, and headed down the road to ruin. This year he finally got there.
He thought he was just doing his job and playing by the rules. Then he learned that the rules are very different in the sovereign nation of the Miccosukee.
Being thrown in jail was supposed to bring down the curtain on Miami drug lords Willy Falc and Sal Magluta. But there was an encore: Death threats, clandestine cameras, illegal searches, and major security violations.
Sixty-three-year-old Miami Beach gadfly Stanley K. Shapiro might seem an unlikely enemy, but war is war
Metro Movers down Marlins in county commissioners' debut