| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Following a request from the FBI, the Sanford Police Department reported Thursday that it has halted its plan to return George Zimmerman's gun and other pieces of evidence used at his murder trial.
The move is a clear sign that the U.S. Department of...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 4:34 PM
The trial of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of unarmed Florida teen Trayvon Martin failed in every way. It failed to bring forth anything resembling objective truth about what happened the night Mr. Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer,...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:13 PM
SANFORD — Supporters of Trayvon Martin lit candles and sang gospel songs Friday night at a memorial for the slain teenager at the Goldsboro Welcome Center.
The show of support capped a day in which more than six dozen people gathered for hours...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 1:46 PM
As George Zimmerman's second-degree murder trial draws to close, law enforcement agencies are preparing to quell any potential violence that the verdict in the high-profile case could spark.
Locally and statewide, law enforcement agencies are ready to...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 3:54 PM
SANFORD - Two days after his son Trayvon had been shot, Tracy Martin wanted answers about why the killer, George Zimmerman, had not been arrested.
So Tracy Martin went to the Sanford Police Department and met with investigators.
Lead detective Chris...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 10:17 AM
In the nine days the state spent laying out its second-degree-murder case against George Zimmerman at his trial, prosecutors questioned 36 witnesses and submitted 200 items of evidence.
Though it's unclear whether Zimmerman will testify, jurors have...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The state can't have it both ways. Since it introduced (George) Zimmerman's statements to the (Sanford Police Dept.) dispatcher and Detectives Serino and Singleton into evidence in which he says he was suspicious of (Trayvon) Martin was because of his.......
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Watching the George Zimmerman murder trial on TV is like being caught in a match of emotional ping pong as you try to anticipate what the jury is thinking: If the detective says Zimmerman never changed his story, does that make his claim of self-defense...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:22 PM
SANFORD — In a phone call with a police dispatcher minutes before he shot Trayvon Martin, murder defendant George Zimmerman said off-handedly, "[Expletive] punks."
On Tuesday, that phrase became one of the most important of the trial so far....
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:23 PM
SANFORD — When police Sgt. Anthony Raimondo arrived at the scene, Trayvon Martin was facedown in the grass, a bullet in his chest, his hands beneath him.
Prosecutors in the George Zimmerman second-degree-murder trial showed jurors a photo of...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 2:42 PM
George Zimmerman's defense team was earning positive reviews Tuesday after being clobbered with brickbats Monday for a sprawling opening statement.
Legal analysts generally admired defense attorney Mark O'Mara's questioning of Selena Bahadoor, the...