| 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...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 2:51 PM
A man was killed Sunday when his motorcycle crashed in Lake Forest in Orange County, authorities said.
The unidentified victim, who was described as in his 30s, was riding with other motorcyclists southbound on Santiago Canyon Road between Falcon Street...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 11:57 AM
The alleged school threat — a gigantic poison bomb — never existed.
But the consequences of making a false bomb threat is real.
A 19-year-old Orlando woman has been charged with making a false threat online this spring about setting off...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 10:03 PM
On Friday evening, Macrina Reyes addressed a crowd of 120 people in Santa Ana, referring to them as her daughter’s family.
They had gathered to honor Zoraida “Ale” Reyes, a 28-year-old transgender woman whose body was found in a...
| 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 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...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 5:30 PM
An argument inside King Tut's Lounge near Waterford Lakes early Saturday preceded a man's being shot nearby inside his car, officials said.
The argument started just before 1 a.m. inside the Egyptian-themed hookah lounge at 448 S. Alafaya Trail,...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 9:17 AM
A 62-year-old woman was brutally beaten by an armed man who robbed the Public Storage on 45th Street in Orlando early Wednesday, officials said.
The Orange County Sheriff's Office released surveillance video of the incident Friday.