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  • Windermere Police Chief Daniel Saylor asked statewide police group to destroy records of his suspension

    Windermere Police Chief Daniel Saylor asked statewide police group to destroy records of his suspension
    More than a year before his recent arrest, Windermere Police Chief Daniel Saylor asked Florida's largest police executive organization to destroy public records documenting his suspension for misbehavior, records released this week show. The Florida...
  • Excerpts from Jeff Ashton's book offer unique perspective

    Excerpts from Jeff Ashton's book offer unique perspective
    Here are some new revelations, unique observations and details that add context to the case. Jeff Ashton shares these and many others in his new book: The duct tape found with Caylee's remains was "the smoking gun," he writes. "It was the primary piece...
  • Casey Anthony verdict shocks Central Florida

    Casey Anthony verdict shocks Central Florida
    Ever since the 2008 disappearance of 2-year-old Caylee Marie Anthony, Janice Seals-Mack has eaten up every sound bite she could find on the missing-person-turned-murder case. So when she heard Tuesday that Caylee's mother, Casey Anthony, was found not...
  • Casey Anthony: Legal strategies take shape, another hearing today

    Casey Anthony: Legal strategies take shape, another hearing today
    Casey Anthony spent many hours talking with law enforcement on July 16, 2008. The question is whether she was a criminal suspect at that time or the young mother of a missing child helping authorities start a search. The answer will determine whether...
  • Day 1: Cops crash often, ticketed rarely

    Day 1: Cops crash often, ticketed rarely
    Every day, about 20 Florida police cars crash into something: another vehicle, a person, a utility pole. Every year, those crashes kill 20 people, hurt 2,400 others and cause $25 million in property damage, an Orlando Sentinel investigation has found....
  • Few agencies follow Monroe sheriff's lead on cop-chase reforms

    Few agencies follow Monroe sheriff's lead on cop-chase reforms
    The wake-up call for the Monroe County Sheriff's Office came the evening of June 22, 2010, when a deputy driving 106 mph on U.S. Highway 1 in Key Largo swerved around a slower vehicle, lost control and crashed into a parked truck. Deputy Melissa J....
  • RX for Danger: Fathers' painful bond — they lost sons to overdoses

    RX for Danger: Fathers' painful bond — they lost sons to overdoses
    On Sept. 20, Dan Phillips broke into his son Chad's bedroom, found the 20-year-old unresponsive from a drug overdose and tried to revive him. Eight days later, and just a few miles away, Jim Millar picked the lock to his 15-year-old's room and...
  • Zimmerman's new attorney: My client is a victim

    Zimmerman's new attorney: My client is a victim
    George Zimmerman's new attorney, Hal Uhrig, has come out swinging. Less than 72 hours after announcing he was on the defense team, he's done interviews on CBS, NBC, CNN and the Fox network, and he's aggressively pushing this message: George Zimmerman is a...
  • Terrifying Video Shows Killer Whale Attacking SeaWorld Trainer

    Terrifying Video Shows Killer Whale Attacking SeaWorld Trainer
    SAN DIEGO -- A video revealing an incident between a killer whale and its trainer at SeaWorld was released Tuesday during the SeaWorld v US Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis trial. It happened in November 2006. Trainer Kenneth Peters, 39, was bitten and...
  • State puts brakes on joint barbershop inspections, launches internal review

    State puts brakes on joint barbershop inspections, launches internal review
    The state agency that paired with the Orange County Sheriff's Office for a series of unorthodox inspections of Pine Hills-area barbershops told the Orlando Sentinel on Thursday that it will halt the practice until an internal review is completed. The...
  • Criminal barbering? Raids at Orange County shops lead to arrests, raise questions

    Criminal barbering? Raids at Orange County shops lead to arrests, raise questions
    As many as 14 armed Orange County deputies, including narcotics agents, stormed Strictly Skillz barbershop during business hours on a Saturday in August, handcuffing barbers in front of customers during a busy back-to-school weekend. It was just one of a...