| Oct 30, 2014
| 6:27 AM
Anyone planning to take their children trick-or-treating for Halloween should consider checking the Florida sex offender registry so they know which houses to avoid.
All sex offenders in Florida are required to register their home addresses and that...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 2:20 PM
Frustrated to learn an upcoming trial needed to be delayed because Orlando Police Department officers had failed to attend their depositions, Circuit Judge Tim Shea told a courtroom full of lawyers he'd had enough.
"Everybody else around here shows....
| Sep 24, 2014
| 1:18 PM
A 31-year old woman was arrested Monday night after allegedly leading Orange County deputy sheriffs on a 20-minute chase with speeds up 100 mph on busy and rain-drenched roads.
Shawna L. Schaefer covered about 25 miles, starting near Central Florida...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 10:45 AM
After two weeks without finding evidence of a crime behind Orlando salon worker Hien Tran's death, the Orange County Sheriff's Office returned the investigation back to the Florida Highway Patrol.
"Based on the findings and information developed, OCSO...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 4:19 PM
The investigation of Orlando salon worker Hien Tran's mysterious death last week continued Tuesday after homicide detectives questioned and released a "person of interest," according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office.
A search for the unidentified...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:24 PM
An Orlando police sergeant has been disciplined for failing to properly search the area where a 39-year-old Haitian woman drowned inside her car after it plowed into a lake in February, the Police Department said.
An internal investigation resulted in...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Carline Brumaire Jean's family called the Orange County Sheriff's Office when she failed to return home from work Feb. 9.
That same evening, a witness called Orlando police to report a car with a person inside sinking in a retention pond near an Orlando...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The son of a couple found dead inside their east Orange County home on Tuesday is now considered dangerous, officials said Wednesday.
Sean Petrozzino, a quadruple amputee, is a "person of interest" in the death of his parents — Nancy Petrozzino,...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:04 PM
Deputies found a husband and wife, in their 60s, dead inside an east Orange County home Tuesday morning, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office.
Nancy Petrozzino, 64, and Michael Petrozzino, 63, were found dead at their home in the 13000 block...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 2:17 PM
Orlando police Monday said deputies found John Ira Lee, 85, who was reported missing Sunday afternoon.
Lee was found by the Orange County Sheriff's Office and is unharmed, said Orlando police Lt. Lovetta Quinn-Henry
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| Nov 1, 2014
When an Orange County deputy sheriff pulled over a University of Central Florida student not far from campus early July 26 and found a small bit of marijuana in the car he was driving, the deputy offered a potentially enticing option.
The deputy told...