| May 20, 2015
| 1:55 PM
Deputies say they found a 29-year-old Orlando-area mother apparently high off nail-polish remover behind the wheel of a compact SUV with her two small children in the back.
Another driver called deputies about 6 p.m. Monday after noticing a black...
| May 16, 2015
| 11:47 AM
A man and woman arrested after allegedly carjacking a man in Osceola County and leading deputies on a chase through three counties were charged with multiple felonies on Friday.
Joshua Luiz Alvarado, 22, and Jennifer Diaz, 26, both of Orlando, face...
| May 16, 2015
| 9:56 AM
Orlando police officers and divers searched a pond late Friday night for the driver of a submerged vehicle that turned out to be stolen, officials said.
Just before midnight, OPD officers responded to the 5000 block of Millenia Boulevard for a vehicle...
| May 12, 2015
| 12:46 PM
A Florida man awaiting trial for allegedly strangling his ex-wife and tossing her overboard during a Mediterranean cruise tried to hire two inmates to kill another ex-wife, prosecutors in California said.
Lonnie Kocontes planned to have his second wife...
| May 13, 2015
| 7:46 PM
A 21-year-old man was arrested Wednesday in connection with last weekend's deadly shooting near Apopka, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said.
Detectives were interviewing Steven Nedd Jr. on Wednesday afternoon and he was taken to the Orange County...
| May 12, 2015
| 2:50 PM
An Orange County Sheriff's deputy shot at two men Monday night after a vehicle chase and crash on South John Young Parkway, officials said.
Neither of the men nor the deputy was injured, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office.
The men —...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 3:02 PM
The four strangers who showed up to a birthday party in Waterford Lakes Friday night seemed like they were up to no good.
The group whispered back and forth at the beer pong table, not socializing with other guests. One kept fidgeting with something...
| May 10, 2015
| 3:52 PM
When an Orlando-area veteran died last year, he left behind some alarming heirlooms.
Authorities discovered at least 20 hand grenades, mortars and other weapons of war in a retired U.S. Army officer's shed in Belle Isle, officials said.
| May 9, 2015
| 6:31 PM
Debrand Blair had only been out of jail for two months after posting bond on attempted murder charges that left an 11-year-old Apopka girl injured days after Thanksgiving.
The 24-year-old was ordered to stay at his mother's house — except for...
| May 8, 2015
| 9:19 AM
A suspect has been arrested in the slaying of Lisa Harrell last month, deputies with the Orange County Sheriff's Office announced today.
Lakeisha Sims, 21, was arrested Thursday night and charged with second-degree murder, according to agency...
| May 6, 2015
| 1:34 PM
A crime spree that started with a home burglary in the Pine Castle area ended in a brief pursuit and crash that left two people injured in the Pine Hills area Wednesday morning.
The event lasted only 15 minutes but left the intersection of Colonial...