| Mar 13, 2015
| 12:16 PM
Miriam Cuin and her husband traveled from New York to help launch a 2,000-mile memorial motorcycle motorcade that roared off under gloomy skies Friday to honor people like her son, Broward Sheriff's Deputy Daniel Rivera.
"It's very emotional," Miriam...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 8:28 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — New York Jets running back Chris Johnson was uncooperative with deputies who responded over the weekend to a fatal shooting that left him and a friend with bullet wounds and the driver of their car dead, according to an Orange...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 1:36 PM
Jesse Ausbin Brown's cellphone was tucked away in his car.
But after Brown's arrest in Winter Garden for failing to register as a sex offender, his 2005 Grand Prix was towed away and later sold to a new owner.
Then the buyer stumbled across Brown's...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 12:34 PM
Sunday's shooting that left one man dead and injured two others, including former New York Jets running back Chris Johnson, was a "targeted'' attack, investigators said Monday.
But detectives with the Orange County Sheriff's Office cannot say who was...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 3:17 PM
Former Olympia High School player and New York Jets running back Chris Johnson was shot in the shoulder in a drive-by shooting Sunday morning that left another man dead and another injured, according to reports.
The shooting took place at about 4:09 a....
| Mar 7, 2015
| 11:40 AM
When Bud Gardner answered the phone, his heart jumped.
The caller on the other end said he was with Bud's wife, who had been in a terrible accident on Orange Avenue. She was bloody and unconscious.
The caller, who said he was a paramedic, had gotten...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 2:44 PM
He looked on as the American flag was hoisted toward an overcast sky. Behind it, the sleek lines of the new Orlando VA hospital ascended just as high.
As he rose from his wheelchair to the sounds of the national anthem, Ret. Col. Earle Denton saluted the...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 5:05 PM
A scooter driver's mysterious death has a neighborhood — and authorities — wondering what's behind the shooting of Keven Padilla.
The Orange County Sheriff's Office at first thought he was the victim of a hit-and-run. But on Saturday it...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 3:31 PM
A housekeeper at a resort-area hotel caught stealing guests' credit-card data with a skimmer device in 2013 was sentenced to federal prison last month, along with two other people involved in the scheme, records show.
According to federal-court...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 5:18 AM
A federal jury on Thursday found an Orlando man guilty of carjacking his friend's car and shooting at him in June, officials said.
Nester Leon, 26, faces a maximum 15 years in federal prison for the carjacking conviction, and at least 10 years for the...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 11:07 AM
Orange County Sheriff's Office divers are searching a body of water near Harbor Beach Apartment Homes, a complex off Semoran Boulevard and Lake Margaret Drive.
Officials say the search is related to a robbery case.
"The dive team is conducting follow-...