Four days before Sergio Hostins of Sarasota was reported missing and subsequently found dead in Naples, he exchanged phone calls and took nude photos of the man charged with killing him, according to police.
A man was shot and killed by a police officer in Miami Gardens, FL early Friday, according to multiple sources. He was sleeping in a vehicle and when the officer approached he saw the man had a weapon, a source said.
Fired Biscayne Park police officer Guillermo Ravelo was sentenced to more than two years for violating the civil rights of 2 black men wrongly accused of burglaries and for using excessive force during a traffic stop.
Despite helping the feds convict an ex-Biscayne Park police chief, former officers Charlie Dayoub and Raul Fernandez were sentenced to a maximum of one year in prison for falsely arresting a teen at the chief’s direction.
Prosecutors dropped the murder case against Andre Gonzalez, who spent more than a decade in prison. He walked free after an eyewitness was interviewed by students from Medill Justice Project at Northwestern University.
Miami police and Jackson Behavorial Health Hospital announced a new program, funded by federal grants, that would allow people found with small amounts of opioids to avoid arrest by entering drug treatment.
A witness told Miami, FL, police Jayme Closs, a missing 13-year-old out of Wisconsin, was seen at a Miami gas station Monday. An Amber Alert was issued for Closs Monday after her parents were found dead.