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Recent Crime News
Tuesday Oct 6 | via NBC Miami
National Night Out is a good opportunity for residents to get to know police officers and fire officials. National Night Out is a good opportunity for residents to get to know police officers and fire officials, but police said it's also a good time to discuss crime prevention. Comment?
Monday Oct 5 | via NBC Miami
A move by one South Florida city could save lives if police have to contend with an active shooter. Cutting edge technology is now letting police and emergency responders actually see the danger before they get there. Comment?
Monday Oct 5 | via Local10.com
A man was taken into custody early Saturday after removing the covers from a woman who was sleeping on her sofa inside a Miami Beach apartment, police said. According to an arrest report, Marlon Gamez, 25, broke into the woman's apartment on Drexel Avenue at about 4:30 a.m. The next day, officers were were conducting a surveillance detail in response to a serial burglar who had been breaking into women's homes throughout Miami Beach, Miami and Coral Gables. Comment?
Thursday Sep 24 | via The Miami Herald
More than two years after after a teenage graffiti artist lost a foot race with police, was stunned by a Taser and then died of heart failure, Miami Beach has purchased new and more "advanced" weapons and changed the rules of how the electronic device is deployed. Officers can no longer aim a Taser at the chest area of a suspect, can't fire if there is no immediate threat or if a suspect is handcuffed, and can't intimidate or control a crowd with the weapon. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 23 | via Miami New Times
Saintamens Edwards is an eight-year veteran of what's supposed to be county's best and brightest, the Miami-Dade Police Department. Her ex-husband has a job at a shoe store. Comment?
Thursday Sep 17 | via Local10.com
Four people have been arrested in connection with the armed robbery of a man and a woman in Miami Beach. Christopher Etienne, 16, Rockenley Morisseau, 17, Johny Etienne, 18, and Wittenberg Desbouquets, 20, were arrested Thursday morning on charges of armed robbery and conspiracy to commit armed robbery. Comment?
Thursday Sep 17 | via The Miami Herald
First, they boldly approached a couple, pointing guns and rifles and stealing $140 and electronics. Then, they drove a few blocks and were equally brash when they pointed weapons at a man before taking his $6. Comment?
Sep 8, 2015 | via Local10.com
ALERT REPORT. THE NEWS AT 60S STARTS RIGHT NOW P. WE BEGIN WITH BREAKING NEWS OUT OF NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE WHERE A PERSON WAS SHOT ON I-95. Comment?
Sep 2, 2015 | via WINK-TV Fort Myers
Police are investigating following the death of a teenager who was being held at the state's juvenile detention facility in Miami. The Miami-Dade Police Department reported Tuesday that its homicide detectives are investigating the death of 17-year-old Elord Revolte. Comment?
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