| Oct 21, 2014
| 9:11 AM
Police were investigating the discovery of a man's body found Monday morning behind a Shell gas station on Sunrise Boulevard.
The body was found shortly before 10:30 a.m. at 880 W. Sunrise Blvd., said Detective DeAnna Greenlaw, a spokeswoman for the Fort...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Police on Tuesday identified the body found behind a gas station on Sunrise Boulevard as Carlos DeBiasse.
The Broward County Medical Examiner says DeBiasse, 58, died of natural causes, said Detective DeAnna Greenlaw, a spokeswoman for the Fort Lauderdale...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:25 AM
State of the city or campaign preview? Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jack Seiler’s speech on Thursday could have been a bit of both.
Seiler delivered his annual State of the City Address before several hundred officials and city activists at the new...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Attention lead-foot drivers (and you know who you are): School has started, and it's time to slow down or pay up.
On the first day of school, Aug. 18, and for that first week, law enforcement officers throughout Broward County largely issued verbal...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 8:11 AM
UPDATE: The Lauderhill event at John Mullins Park was canceled Tuesday morning because heavy weather is expected. A new date will be set, Lauderhill police spokesman Gregory Solowsky said in a release.
Folks will be out in the streets Tuesday night to...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:05 PM
For the past 30 years, Scott J. Israel has continually advanced into positions of increased responsibility as a law enforcement leader. He spent the first 25 years of his career with the Fort Lauderdale Police Department, a Florida State Accredited and...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:42 AM
City of Fort Lauderdale employees are being trained this week by two police detectives in how to handle an active shooter.
It's a first for the city, city spokesman Chaz Adams said.
"With the rise in active shooter incidents across the country,'' said...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 5:07 PM
A day after a deadly gunfight outside an Irish pub, Fort Lauderdale Detective Mark Shotwell was in the hospital recovering from gunshot wounds while being lauded as a hero for possibly saving the life of a woman in distress.
Shotwell, 56, was wounded...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 11:55 AM
Last week: Our economy is in a delicate balance. The FIU report that Florida wages are dropping for most of our households while costs are rising was offset by an idea for a countywide sales tax increase. A penny increase has merit as Broward County...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 4:40 AM
On the evening of Friday, May 30, Daniel Littell reportedly did what cyclists across South Florida do every day: He flipped off a motorist.
Problem: The motorist was Fort Lauderdale Police officer Jason Wilson, who jumped from his cruiser, knocked...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 11:00 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Gov. Rick Scott quietly signed legislation Wednesday that bans Internet cafes, senior arcades and maquinitas in Florida.
“The Legislature did the right thing to crack down on illegal gaming operators," Scott said in a statement....