| Jan 15, 2015
| 11:42 AM
A comment in Arabic left on Mayor Teresa Jacobs' Facebook page has been forwarded to the Orange County Sheriff's Office and the FBI.
The comment, translated by an FBI source, reads: "Orlando Florida burns the Qur'an outside of Disney World. There is no...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 9:04 AM
Three teenagers were arrested Tuesday night after an alleged two-day crime spree that included a carjacking, armed robbery and aggravated assault, Orange County Sheriff's deputies said.
They also allegedly led deputies on a short car chase and then...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 11:16 AM
Walt Disney World plans to stop dispensing prizes at its hotel video-game arcades, and Florida's ban on Internet cafes may be to blame.
Prize redemption counters at the resort's hotels, where kids turn in game points for toys and candy, are being...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 3:28 PM
Not even the mailboxes on 18th Street have escaped the recent spasm of violence.
One mailbox at the corner of 18th and Westmoreland Drive in Orange County is riddled with bullet holes.
It's emblematic of the gunfire that, since September, has left...
| Jan 3, 2015
Orange County Deputy Jonathan Scott Pine spent the final moments of his life in a gunfight with a car-burglary suspect who fatally wounded Pine and then turned the gun on himself.
Six weeks later, it happened again.
This time, Windermere Officer...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 5:18 PM
Orange County detectives were dispatched Tuesday to Tennessee, where the search for the quadruple amputee considered a person of interest in his parents' deaths appeared to have come to a bloody end.
Local authorities had been searching for 30-year-...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 2:21 PM
Orlando International Airport officials and a private-parking operation are offering free rides to travelers stranded because they left their cars at a lot that closed without warning this weekend.
Airport Quick Parking on Jetport Drive shut down with...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 2:17 PM
This Juliet did not go to die with her Romeo.
Orange County sheriff's detectives recovered the stolen Ford Mustang named "Juliet" on Thursday. The car, along with a Chevrolet Malibu called "Romeo," was stolen last weekend from a Kangaroo gas station at...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 5:40 PM
The girlfriend of suspended Orlando Predators coach Rob Keefe said she falsely accused him of domestic violence.
"I want to make it very clear that Rob did not hit me or do anything to harm me," Amie Hardin said in a statement written under oath in...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 4:35 PM
A teenage suspect remains on the loose after a 19-year-old man was shot in the leg Friday night, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office.
The shooting happened at 5:23 p.m. in the 5400 block of S. Texas Avenue, said Lt. Matt Butler.
| Dec 27, 2014
| 9:51 AM
It started as a routine day on the job: When an Audubon Park homeowner walked through her front door just as a teenage burglary suspect was sprinting out of a back door, Orlando police were dispatched to the scene.
Among those to respond to the...