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Miami Police Seek Help in Armed Carjacking and Shooting

Miami Police Seek Help in Armed Carjacking and Shooting

The Robbery Bureau of the Miami-Dade Police Department is seeking the public’s help as part of an investigation into an armed carjacking and shooting. The incident occurred at a convenience store at 16800 NW 47th Avenue. According to investigators, the victim of the crime was driving a light blue BMW convertible with a model year […]

Shooting Accident Injures 5 in Florida Hotel

Shooting Accident Injures 5 in Florida Hotel

An accidental shooting at the Clearwater Beach Marriott Suites on Sand Key hotel in Florida injured five people yesterday afternoon. The owner of the gun was injured along with four bystanders. The gun owner, Stan Lee, 47, was a resident of Ormond Beach and had been checking in at the hotel front-desk at around 2:24 […]

Jacksonville Police-Involved Shooting Kills One

Jacksonville Police-Involved Shooting Kills One

Jacksonville police officers shot and killed a man earlier this morning, May 12. Details about the shooting have still not been released, but a witness said the suspect was African-American. The shooting happened in the 6100 block of Du Clay Road, at the Westside apartment complex, which is located at Planter’s Walk, west of Blanding Boulevard. […]

Florida Mom Uses Pizza App to Save Herself

Florida Mom Uses Pizza App to Save Herself

A Florida mom used a Pizza Hut app to save her and her children during a hostage crisis. Monday afternoon a Pizza Hut in Avon Park, Florida, received an online order with an unusual request in the comment section, asking for them to send help, call 9-1-1 that the customer was being held hostage, according […]

Pizza Hut Saves Hostage Woman and Children

Pizza Hut Saves Hostage Woman and Children

Pizza Hut saves the day for a woman and her three children proving the quote “there is an app for that” to be true. Cheryl Treadway placed an online order for a hand-tossed pizza with Pizza Hut’s app and included a secret cry for help. Pizza Hut employees quickly recognized the woman as a frequent […]

University of Florida Fraternity Suspended for Abusing Veterans

University of Florida Fraternity Suspended for Abusing Veterans

University of Florida fraternity, Zeta Beta Tau (ZBT), was suspended after it was reported that members were abusing veterans of the military who were on vacation. The incident, as reported by Gainesville Sun, took place at the Warrior Beach Retreat, which is located in Laketown Wharf Resort in Panama City Beach, FL. Attending the retreat […]

Earth Day Speech by Obama Addresses Climate Change

Earth Day Speech by Obama Addresses Climate Change

On Earth Day, President Barack Obama, in his speech, chose to address climate change, while speaking at Everglades National Park, and declared its effects to be dangerous to the economy. Climate change has been a primary issue of concern and over the past few years, the White House has been focusing on an agenda to […]

Everglades: Focus of Obama This Earth Day [Video]

Everglades: Focus of Obama This Earth Day [Video]

This Earth Day President Barrack Obama is focusing on policy related to the Florida Everglades. President Bill Clinton first pushed for, and Congress enacted, the Everglades Restoration through Water Resources and Development Act in 2000. At that time, Clinton had expressed his fondness for the Everglades while noting the important role climate change will play […]

North Miami Officers Exchange Gunfire With Man Carrying Assault Rifle

North Miami Officers Exchange Gunfire With Man Carrying Assault Rifle

Several Miami police districts are attempting to surmise an incident that involved a shooting and a car chase on Tuesday morning that began in Miami. The incident, ending in North Miami, left two individuals wounded, including a passer-by. At around 10:00 a.m., police had cordoned off sections of 79th Street in downtown, from Northeast Fourth […]

Miami Gardens Cop Shoots Mentally Ill Black Man Armed With Broomstick

Miami Gardens Cop Shoots Mentally Ill Black Man Armed With Broomstick

Dash camera video captured a Miami Gardens, Florida Patrol Officer shooting a mentally ill black man who was brandishing no more than a metal broomstick. The video shows the officer warning 25-year-old Lavell Hall to get down on the ground or be killed moments before unloading five rounds into the man. Authorities say that Hall […]

Florida Spring Break Shooting 7 Injured

Florida Spring Break Shooting 7 Injured

Florida beaches draw many college students this time of year to celebrate Spring Break. However, when 20 somethings are partying, drinking, and dancing on the sunny sandy Florida beaches, they are not aware of their surroundings and trust that they are going to have fun and be safe. This was not the case for Anesia […]

Shooting Chaos on Spring Break

Shooting Chaos on Spring Break

Friday night into Saturday morning proved to be a more eventful Spring Break than party-goers had intended. There were several calls concerning shooting, guns and drugs proving to be a chaotic 24 hours. Multiple 911 calls came into the Bay County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) just before 1:00 a.m. Saturday concerning a shooting on Thomas Dr., […]

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