| Mar 19, 2015
| 4:55 PM
Orange County homicide detectives arrested two teenagers Thursday in connection with the Feb. 6 shooting death of 18-year-old Keven Padilla.
Jasen Timothy Checo, 19, is charged with first-degree felony murder. A 16-year-old boy is also charged with...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 2:37 PM
Next month hundreds of law enforcement officers from across the state will mount their bicycles and ride in honor of the six Florida officers to die in the line of duty last year.
Among those honored in the 18th annual Florida Tour de Force will be...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 3:31 PM
A housekeeper at a resort-area hotel caught stealing guests' credit-card data with a skimmer device in 2013 was sentenced to federal prison last month, along with two other people involved in the scheme, records show.
According to federal-court...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 12:50 PM
An Orlando man allegedly shot himself during a robbery, stole a Mercedes from a strip club and then flagged down a deputy himself, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office.
The incident took place at about 2:50 a.m. at 1213 18th Street, Lt. Mike...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 6:33 PM
The Orange County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man who went missing from Orlando on Friday while walking his dog.
Efrain "Frank" Pacheco, 73, left his home on 6200 Lee Lan Drive at about 10:15 a.m. Friday to walk his dog, the sheriff's office...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 2:24 PM
The South Orange Little League, trying to recover after a board member allegedly stole $25,000 from its coffers, got help kicking off its opening day Saturday from a two-time MLB All-Star: Johnny Damon.
Damon, who won two World Series titles with the...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 12:16 PM
Miriam Cuin and her husband traveled from New York to help launch a 2,000-mile memorial motorcycle motorcade that roared off under gloomy skies Friday to honor people like her son, Broward Sheriff's Deputy Daniel Rivera.
"It's very emotional," Miriam...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 2:01 PM
A Lake County sheriff's detective did nothing wrong by leaving his gun and other law-enforcement equipment in his unmarked department-issued pickup truck, an agency spokesman said Wednesday.
The detective reported his .45-caliber Kimber handgun, Taser,...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 8:28 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — New York Jets running back Chris Johnson was uncooperative with deputies who responded over the weekend to a fatal shooting that left him and a friend with bullet wounds and the driver of their car dead, according to an Orange...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 1:36 PM
Jesse Ausbin Brown's cellphone was tucked away in his car.
But after Brown's arrest in Winter Garden for failing to register as a sex offender, his 2005 Grand Prix was towed away and later sold to a new owner.
Then the buyer stumbled across Brown's...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 12:34 PM
Sunday's shooting that left one man dead and injured two others, including former New York Jets running back Chris Johnson, was a "targeted'' attack, investigators said Monday.
But detectives with the Orange County Sheriff's Office cannot say who was...