| Nov 21, 2013
| 6:58 PM
Some thieves will do anything for money — even if it means plucking an automated teller machine from the ground with a front-end loader in Orlando.
That unusual caper early Thursday remained unsolved, but it mirrored other overly elaborate ATM...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Detectives are continuing to arrest suspected members of a sizable drug ring that agents say smuggled heroin from New York to Central Florida.
Agents with the Metropolitan Bureau of Investigation said the ring brought heroin from Brooklyn, N.Y., on...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 9:56 PM
For victims of domestic violence, leaving an abuser is never a simple matter. Victims typically have been belittled, demeaned, humiliated, beaten, threatened and isolated. They may have children or pets they're trying to protect. And they're often...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 8:09 AM
A 2-year-old boy got a gun out of his father's bedroom Tuesday and accidentally shot himself in both legs, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said.
Child-welfare workers and Orange County deputies are investigating why the gun was unsecured and the...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 10:50 AM
The man deputies say stalked young girls and took cellphone photos and videos up their skirts at an Orlando-area Best Buy last month has been arrested.
The Orange County Sheriff's Office arrested 44-year-old James "Jimbo" Jones at his mother's home in...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:03 PM
An Orange County Sheriff's Department deputy sustained minor injuries when he was dragged 100 feet during a traffic stop in Anaheim, authorities said Tuesday night.
A suspect was taken into custody for an outstanding warrant and suspicion of dragging...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 11:03 AM
A photo posted to a social media website that some claim shows a Broward County deputy possibly texting while driving has started a massive online debate about whether deputies are required to abide by Florida's new law.
The picture was posted to Reddit...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:54 PM
Here's a look at the two escapees. The manhunt is being led by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, along with the state Department of Corrections, the Orange County Sheriff's Office and the Central Florida Intelligence Exchange (CFIX) Fusion...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Rebecca Sedwick had been terrorized for more than a year by girls who used to be her friends, Polk County authorities say.
She tried to get away, but Rebecca couldn't escape their hateful words relayed across social media: "You should die," someone told...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 1:48 PM
The remains found near Ocoee Friday, including a human skull, are not Tracy Ocasio's, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said Saturday.
Officials are continuing to investigate and have not determined whose remains were found.
"The Medical Examiner has...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 5:28 AM
Deputy Jason Forgy, who has an official hunting permit, and his hunting buddy, a recently retired Winter Park Police detective, recently bagged whopper of a gator weighting 737.5-pounds, according to a news release from the Orange County Sheriff's...