| Jan 2, 2013
In 1986 and early 1987, at least 21 Central Florida women were victims of a violent serial rapist. Some were slashed or stabbed. An Orlando Police Department and Orange County Sheriff's Office task force apprehended Tommie Lee Andrews. I...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 6:45 PM
As former Orlando police Officer Roderick Johnson awaits trial, accused of raping a woman while on duty, his alleged victim says she's being harassed by police and has requested an external investigation.
Through a lawyer, the woman has asked the...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 4:58 AM
A fire inside the parking garage at Uptown Place forced an evacuation of the apartment complex this morning.
About two vehicles parked inside the apartment's parking garage at 911 North Orange Avenue caught fire for an unknown reason around 4:30 a.m.,...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 6:56 AM
The Orlando Police Department is investigating a home invasion after shots were fired.
Two men and one woman broke into a home in the 4500 block of Brooke Street in the Richmond Heights neighborhood around 7:45 p.m. Tuesday, said Orlando Police Lt....
| Nov 7, 2013
| 10:13 AM
An Orlando man is in jail Thursday after trying to rape a 9-year-old girl, police said.
The child went to her bedroom for a lollipop when 52-year-old Richard Arvin Guevara allegedly pushed the child on to her bed and climbed on top of her, according...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 12:51 PM
A two-word change proposed to one of the nation's first online laws has triggered a battle between law enforcement and Internet libertarians.
On one side, top law enforcers for nearly every state, including Florida, are calling on Congress to change a...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 4:23 PM
An Orlando Police Department officer stopped a driver who was ramming his vehicle into another car, saving the woman inside Wednesday afternoon.
Domestic-violence suspect Charles Lamons, 28, faces charges of aggravated battery, aggravated stalking and...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 8:30 AM
The Orlando Police Department is searching for a gunman Tuesday after a robbery at a local Dollar Tree.
The armed man stole an undetermined amount of cash from the 5760 N. Orange Blossom Trail location around 9:51 p.m. Monday, police said.
| Oct 26, 2013
| 10:58 AM
City Hall plans to give $1.7 million to help the Orlando Magic build a sports-and-entertainment complex downtown.
Orlando officials say the taxpayer money will ensure downtown Orlando gets something it badly needs: conference space.
"If you ask me...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 10:50 AM
A homeless man was shot in the neck near downtown Orlando early Friday.
Roger William Franks was shot in the neck at 12:20 a.m. in the 1000 block of West Central Boulevard, said Lt. John Holysz, Orlando Police Department spokesman.
The shooter is on...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Several Good Samaritans, including one with a gun, joined police in chasing down an Orlando man after he allegedly tried to carjack four different drivers at knifepoint Monday morning.
Eliud Martir Montalvo's rampage started at 9:30 a.m. when he ran...