| 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...
| May 13, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Fired Broward Sheriff's Office Lt. David Benjamin pleaded guilty to his role in the Scott Rothstein case on Tuesday, admitting that he abused his official power and accepted cash payments and other perks in return.
Benjamin, 48, of Boca Raton, pleaded...
| 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...
| 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....
| 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 7, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Retirement for Chad Wagner, Hollywood's former top cop, lasted all of nine days.
Wagner, 52, retired as Hollywood's police chief on Jan. 25, ending a 30-year career with the department.
On Monday, he started his new job with the Broward Sheriff's...
| Jan 8, 2013
Scott Israel will be sworn in as Broward Sheriff today, and if he's true to his word the 5,500 employees of the Sheriff's Office won't have to worry about reaching into their pockets to support the new boss if he......
| 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...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 11:57 AM
Here we are nearing the finish line in the Broward sheriff's race, and the spectators are starting to throw things.
So far, Lamberti's the object of the most attacks. Maybe you've seen them in your mailboxes, your computer in-boxes or on TV?
| Oct 30, 2012
| 7:35 AM
It looks like a Broward Sheriff's Office patrol car, and one might wonder: What's it doing hanging from a construction crane off I-95, advertising Sheriff Al Lamberti's re-election campaign?
Lamberti says it's a political ad -- albeit an unusual one --...