| 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...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:00 PM
After controversy erupted four years ago over joint raids on barbershops led by the Orange County Sheriff's Office, Sheriff Jerry Demings conceded the operations "were not perfect" but insisted that much of the criticism was based on distortions. An...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 8:20 AM
It’s every community’s worse nightmare: the explosion of violence at a local school, and lives tragically lost.
The sometimes tense situation at Edgewater High School on Thursday was not an actual explosion of violence, but a large-scale...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:37 PM
Authorities found a decomposed female body Friday morning near Interstate 4 during the search for Alexandria Chery but have not yet confirmed that it is the missing 16-year-old girl.
But officials have confirmed they have a suspect in Alexandria's...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:48 AM
Five things for today in Orlando and Central Florida.
Welcome to August.
1. The search continues for 16-year-old Alexandria Chery. Detectives from the Orange County Sheriff's Office Emergency Response Team and the Marine Unit are set to continue...
| 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...