| Jan 18, 2013
| 5:16 AM
This is one trip to Florida that this man will remember.
Or maybe not.
Dispatchers got some calls late Monday night about a reckless driver in a Chevy Impala heading northbound in the southbound lane of the Seven Mile Bridge who had side-swiped the...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 2:45 PM
World Class Gymnastics' Level 10 girls didn't have a lot to celebrate about after their opening meet Dec. 15 in the Bahamas, but that all changed Saturday.
That's after the talented array of girls from the Newport News-based gym topped a field of 45...
| Dec 19, 2012
Lou Caputo, a Florida Keys Sheriff's Office deputy who dressed as the Christmas "Grinch," issued onions instead of traffic citations to motorists who slightly violated -- that's speeding no more than 5-mph over the limit -- in Marathon, according to a...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 6:07 AM
This Florida Keys woman was apparently feeling the spirit, the holiday martini spirit, that is.
Beverly Kay Richards, a 58-year-old Stock Island woman, was arrested late Sunday night after she fired five shots from a handgun from the porch of her...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 12:21 PM
An Islamorada homeowner called the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday with an interesting concern: A nine-foot long crocodile appeared to be nesting in her yard, Deputy Becky Herrin said.
Deputies and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 4:26 AM
Detectives busted Monroe County Sheriff's Deputy Jaime Miranda Saturday night after they say he purchased drugs from an undercover operative while on duty, according to a news release from the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.
Acting on information...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:57 AM
Technology is not always your friend.
Deputies were finally able to arrest a second suspect from a high speed motorcycle chase in the Florida Keys last Tuesday. The two cyclists are accused of passing numerous cars in no passing zones and speeding...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 4:34 AM
Juan Zigler allegedly handed clerks at the Marathon post office a garbled threatening note on which he wrote that he would “blow up the hole Florida Keys” on Friday, according to a news release from the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.
| Nov 12, 2012
| 4:36 AM
Wlliam Britt's landlord in Cudjoe Key had evicted him earlier this month because of a lack of sanitation and cleanliness. As the landlord helped Britt move out of the Cudjoe Key residence, he noticed some kiddie porn in one of the boxes, according to a...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:55 AM
Allison Marie Peryam, 26, the Monroe County sheriff's daughter is accused from stealing from The Home Depot in Key West, where she had been employed, reports The Florida Keys News,.
A loss prevention manager told cops that Peryam had printed copies...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 3:50 AM
Hurricane Sandy dropped in strength to a Category 1 storm as it pounded the Bahamas with battering winds and rain on Friday, sweeping over the island chain after killing 21 people across the Caribbean and posing a menacing threat to the U.S. East Coast....