| 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...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 8:37 AM
An Orlando man is in jail Wednesday after deputies say he molested an 8-year-old boy.
Edwin Martinez, 34, was staying with the victim's mother in her apartment Saturday night. according to an Orange County Sheriff's Office report.
Around 3:00 a.m. the...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:13 AM
A man is in jail Wednesday morning after allegedly leaving his daughter in a car while he visited a strip club.
Elliut Gonzalez, 38, of Orlando, allegedly left his sleeping 7-year-old daughter in his green Nissan while he went inside the Diamond Club on...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 6:51 AM
One man is dead and another in jail after a shooting Friday near Apopka, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said.
Deputies say Darrion Pugh, 30, was outside his apartment at 1138 Old Apopka Road when Antonio Orr, 40, started shooting at him.
| Jul 17, 2013
| 8:45 PM
A Mississippi father died Wednesday, 10 days after his son punched him in the head and he fell onto the concrete in an International Drive restaurant parking lot, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said.
Leonard Harris, 52, died at about 10:15 a.m. at...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 9:33 AM
A missing 37-year-old woman was found in good condition Sunday morning at a private psychiatric hospital near Orlando, the Orange County Sheriff's Office.
Deputies had asked for the public's help in finding Rebecca Kenyon, 37, was had last been seen...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 4:13 AM
Another family vacationing in Orlando found out that it's a small world after all.
During a family dinner on Sunday night, a Mississippi tourist, Taylor Dwayne Harris, 21, found out his dad was receiving text messages from -- surprise -- his lover while...
| May 22, 2013
| 7:14 AM
An Orlando man who was shot and killed by an agent with the FBI early this morning was friends with the Boston bombings suspects, according to a friend of the victim.
Ibragim Todashev, 27, was shot this morning in the 6000 block of Peregrine Avenue in...
| May 22, 2013
| 11:54 AM
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Chechen immigrant was shot to death by authorities while being questioned in the Boston Marathon bombing case early Wednesday after he lunged at an FBI agent with a knife, officials said.
Ibragim Todashev, a 27-year-old...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 10:59 AM
The Orange County Sheriff's Office is experimenting with two surveillance drones that it hopes to turn loose over Metro Orlando skies this summer.
Sheriff's spokesman Jeff Williamson would not reveal specific uses for the drones, larger versions of...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Orange County prosecutors filed information this week to seek the death penalty against Bessman Okafor in the Ocoee witness killing case.
This is the first death penalty decision made under the direction of new Orange-Osceola State Attorney Jeff Ashton....