| Sep 17, 2014
| 11:18 AM
Deputies violated the rights of barbers at Strictly Skillz barbershop during a 2010 raid in the guise of a license inspection, a federal appeal court said this week, in a strongly-worded rebuke of the Orange County Sheriff's Office.
"It was a scene right...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 4:48 PM
A 23-year-old man arrested last month after allegedly robbing a 7-Eleven at gunpoint has been connected to four other similar robberies, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office.
Philip Gabriel Cappello was arrested Aug. 10 after a robbery at...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 8:35 AM
A man's body was found on the side of eastbound State Road 408 near West Colonial Drive this morning, officials said.
The Orange County Sheriff's Office is investigating.
"Investigators are trying to determine cause of death and the purpose of the...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 7:18 PM
KISSIMMEE – More than two years after the feds arrested the leader of a white-supremacy group in Central Florida's largest domestic-terrorism case, the trial for American Front leader Marcus Faella started Tuesday.
Faella, 41, is charged with...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:29 AM
A pair of armed bandits wearing bandannas across their faces robbed a Circle K store on North Orange Blossom Trail early Wednesday morning, officials said.
It's possible that the same two men hit up two other convenience stores — within two hours...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 5:17 PM
A 20-year-old Longwood man was shocked with a stun gun three times then arrested early Thursday after he was accused of fighting with bouncers and head butting a deputy while being kicked out of a nightclub near University of Central Florida.
| Sep 6, 2014
| 2:37 PM
A drive-by shooting at a gas station on South Orange Blossom Trail early Saturday sent four people in their twenties to the hospital, officials said.
The shooting happened just after 3 a.m. near the Kwik Stop's Kaley Avenue entrance, according to Orange...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 4:49 PM
The Orange County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday released the names of the SWAT deputies who fatally shot a man who they say pointed a gun at them while serving an arrest warrant last week.
The deputies are Master Deputy Steven Berens, a 26-year veteran,...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Court documents released this week provide details linking a double homicide at Misty Oaks Apartments and another shooting at a nearby complex that happened earlier this month.
The recently unsealed affidavit offers a glimpse into the events that led up...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 5:30 PM
An argument inside King Tut's Lounge near Waterford Lakes early Saturday preceded a man's being shot nearby inside his car, officials said.
The argument started just before 1 a.m. inside the Egyptian-themed hookah lounge at 448 S. Alafaya Trail,...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 9:17 AM
A 62-year-old woman was brutally beaten by an armed man who robbed the Public Storage on 45th Street in Orlando early Wednesday, officials said.
The Orange County Sheriff's Office released surveillance video of the incident Friday.