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Monroe County (Florida)

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  • DUI bust: Motorist jumped off Seven Mile Bridge in the Keys after chase, deputies say

    DUI bust: Motorist jumped off Seven Mile Bridge in the Keys after chase, deputies say
    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...
  • Newport News gymnast Kiera Brown qualifies for Liukin Cup | Community news

    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...
  • FloriDUH: Deputy 'Grinch' doled out onions, not tickets to speeders

    FloriDUH: Deputy 'Grinch' doled out onions, not tickets to speeders
    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...
  • Deputies: Keys woman drank martinis then fired gun five times on her porch

    Deputies: Keys woman drank martinis then fired gun five times on her porch
    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...
  • Islamorada surprise: Croc nests in homeowner's yard

    Islamorada surprise: Croc nests in homeowner's yard
    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...
  • Florida Keys deputy accused of buying drugs while on duty

    Florida Keys deputy accused of buying drugs while on duty
    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...
  • Report: Fleeing motorcyclist in high-speed chase ID'd by buddy's helmet-mounted camera

    Report: Fleeing motorcyclist in high-speed chase ID'd by buddy's helmet-mounted camera
    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...
  • Deputies: Man threatened to blow Keys post office

    Deputies: Man threatened to blow Keys post office
    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. The 69-...
  • Florida Keys sub teacher charged with possessing kiddie porn

    Florida Keys sub teacher charged with possessing kiddie porn
    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...
  • Report: Florida Keys Sheriff's daughter accused of fraud

    Report: Florida Keys Sheriff's daughter accused of fraud
    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...
  • Hurricane Sandy hits Bahamas; brings brisk winds to Florida

    Hurricane Sandy hits Bahamas; brings brisk winds to Florida
    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....