09, Mar 2014 - Broward, FL Florida psychic gets 10 years for $18M fraud
A 62-year-old psychic will spend some of her golden years in prison after what the Broward-Palm Beach New Times calls "the largest case of fortune-telling fraud ever to hit a courtroom."
08, Mar 2014 - Broward, FL State executes killer of Florida highway patrol trooper
Paul Augustus Howell, who was sent to Death Row for the 1992 murder of a Florida Highway Patrol trooper, was executed Wednesday at Florida State Prison near Stark.
07, Mar 2014 - Broward, FL Deerfield murders recalled as Death Row date nears
In the annals of grisly South Florida crime, the murders of Phyllis Harris and Janet Cox Thermidor more than 26 years ago rank high on the list of the most chilling ever committed.
07, Mar 2014 - Palm Beach, FL Man pleads guilty to death threat against Broward State Attorney Mike Satz
A South Florida man admitted Friday that he posted a threat to kill Broward State Attorney Mike Satz in a posting on a courthouse blog last year.
07, Mar 2014 - Thiago Silva to be released from jail Friday
Thiago Silva got the good news he was looking for. A Florida judge ruled on Friday that the now former UFC light heavyweight fighter is to be released on $25,000 bond, according to Silva's manager Glenn Robinson. Robinson said Silva has yet to be officially released from Broward County Jail but, "hopefully by end of the day. Working on it now," he added. Robinson, who noted this process was new ...
07, Mar 2014 - Broward, FL 5 Things to Know in Florida for March 7
Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. A federal judge's decision won't change a 24-year prison sentence for a drug conviction being served by a South Florida man, despite use of tainted evidence from a former police officer.
07, Mar 2014 - Broward, FL State to sell former Broward Correctional Institution
A former women's prison in Broward County will soon be for sale. The old Broward Correctional Institution is expected to begin accepting bids by the end of March, Florida Department of Environmental Protection spokesman Patrick Gillespie told Local10.com on Wednesday. Gillespie said the DEP is responsible for selling the shuttered Florida Department of Corrections property on Sheridan Street. A ...
06, Apr 2012 - Fort Lauderdale, FL Miami speeding cop avoids jail, won't have criminal record - Orlando Sentinel
But a Broward prosecutor, citing a Sun Sentinel investigation, said Miami Officer Fausto Lopez not only endangered the public by speeding on Florida's Turnpike ... He brought a check to the Fort Lauderdale courtroom on Thursday.
01, Mar 2012 - Broward, FL 2 plead no contest, get prison in South Florida teen burning
Two of the three South Florida teenagers charged with setting a schoolmate on fire have pleaded no contest to attempted second-degree murder charges and will go to prison.