| Jul 19, 2014
| 1:14 PM
On his best days as a Broward Sheriff's deputy, Jeff Poole performed so superbly that he was once named Deputy of the Year, and he won two lifesaver awards — one for saving a jogger's life after her legs were severed by a train and the other for...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:51 AM
I got former Broward Sheriff Al Lamberti on the phone, resisted the temptation to serenade him with "Hammer time" or "If I had a hammer" and let him give his side of the story to what happened with his old work computer. I'll be following up here tomorrow...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 7:42 AM
It's not every day you get courtroom drama as riveting as the stuff on television. But it happened on Monday, when a former top cop in the Broward Sheriff's Office was sentenced to five years in federal prison — and was publicly confronted by the...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Former Broward Sheriff Al Lamberti's right-hand man, Sgt. Donald Prichard, was accused of praising Nazi organizational skills and saying he wished BSO could use technology to follow U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Weston, and to catch her in...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 11:00 AM
I added a new line to my job description this year: Monitor Roger Stone's influence at the Broward Sheriff's Office.
For those to whom Stone is a stranger, let Google be your guide.
In shorthand, he's a national political operative, a riddle wrapped...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:11 PM
Scott Rothstein wrapped up more than 8 1/2 hours on the witness stand Thursday by telling jurors that he is paying for his crimes and that everyone who helped him should own up and do the same.
"You see these?" Rothstein said, rattling his handcuffed...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 12:00 PM
The public is invited to join Sheriff Al Lamberti and the men and women of the Broward Sheriff’s Office at a Sheriff’s Community Day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 28 at the Mardi Gras Casino in Hallandale Beach. The event is free....
| Apr 26, 2011
| 12:43 AM
Sheriffs and police chiefs from across Florida offered Monday to pay for a controversial database to track pain-pill prescriptions, a state project that legislators have so far declined to fund.
The lack of definite funding source has been one of the...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 2:43 PM
Rico Petrocelli enters the race Monday afternoon:
Fellow Broward Republicans:
As your Executive Director for the last two years, Richard and I have spoken about the many opportunities we've had in our lives. I know how Richard struggled with...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 3:30 PM
It's a lightning rod for criticism and doesn't pay anything, but four people — and maybe more now in the wings — are seeking the chairmanship of the Broward Republican Party.
The second Republican leadership election in four months comes...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Orignal post at 1:57 p.m.
Updated below with examples of vintage Crist.
The 320 or so people on hand for the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce’s annual luncheon to install a new slate of board members is a slightly bigger crowd than usual....