Monthly Archives: January 2014

City of Miami Gardens Slapped With Lawsuit for Police Abuse and Racial Profiling – The Root

http://www.theroot.com/articles/culture/2013/12/city_of_miam… City of Miami Gardens Slapped With Lawsuit for Police Abuse and Racial Profiling – The Root The mayor and police department of Miami Gardens, Fla., have been slapped with a federal civil rights lawsuit for police abuse and racial profiling, particularly against African Americans, Reuters reports. According to the report, Ali Amin Saleh, the owner of a convenience store Continue Reading...

Mark Gold, Ticket Lawyer Who Sued Strip Club Over $18K Bill, Arrested For Domestic Violence

http://blogs.miaminewtimes.com/riptide/2013/10/mark_gold_tic… Mark Gold, Ticket Lawyer Who Sued Strip Club Over $18K Bill, Arrested For Domestic Violence Mark Gold is one of the kings of Miami’s lucrative traffic ticket racket. His Ticket Clinic is ubiquitous and the University of Miami law alum has reaped the benefits with a $1.5 million mansion on Rivo Alto Island. But Gold doesn’t exactly seem like Continue Reading...

U.S. Coast Guard makes historic $37 million drug bust in Miami

http://bossip.com/906396/that-white-u-s-coast-guard-make-his… U.S. Coast Guard makes historic $37 million drug bust in Miami U.S. Coast Guard makes historic $37 million drug bust in Miami The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Sitkinak pulled into the Miami Beach Coast Guard station Tuesday morning showing off what it called a “historic” cocaine haul made possible through joint operations with the British Royal Fleet. Several officers unloaded Continue Reading...

Lauderhill Man Accused In Half A Dozen Residential Burglaries

http://miami.cbslocal.com/2013/12/24/lauderhill-man-accused-… Lauderhill Man Accused In Half A Dozen Residential BurglariesAn arrest of a Lauderhill man for burglary has closed half a dozen or so other burglary cases. On Monday, Ft. Lauderdale police received a call around 11 a.m. about a burglary in progress in a home at 2770 NW 26th Street. Lauderhill Man Accused In Half A Dozen Residential Burglaries An Continue Reading...

Police: Dispute Over Car Repair Bill Sparks Stabbing, Shooting

http://miami.cbslocal.com/2014/01/14/repair-shop-employee-sh… Police: Dispute Over Car Repair Bill Sparks Stabbing, ShootingOne man is facing aggravated battery charges after dispute over an auto repair bill escalated into violence. MIAMI-DADE (CBSMiami) – One man is facing aggravated battery charges after dispute over an auto repair bill escalated into violence. Freddy Saladriga, 45, was taken into police custody Tuesday after being treated for a gunshot Continue Reading...

Macy’s, Martha Stewart Living Settle Dispute

http://miami.cbslocal.com/2014/01/02/macys-martha-stewart-li… Macy’s, Martha Stewart Living Settle DisputeMacy’s and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia say they have settled a breach-of-contract lawsuit involving J.C. Penney. But Macy’s said the settlement does not impact its lawsuit against J.C. Penney Co., which is still ongoing. Macy’s Inc. and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. said Thursday that their settlement terms are confidential and not material to their Continue Reading...

No Charges Against Zimmerman In Dispute With Wife

http://miami.cbslocal.com/2013/10/24/no-charges-against-zimm… No Charges Against Zimmerman In Dispute With WifeGeorge Zimmerman is again off the hook with the law. George Zimmerman is off the hook with the law – again. Police in Lake Mary said that they will not file criminal charges against Zimmerman stemming from a dispute last month with his estranged wife. A police spokesman said today, that investigators had Continue Reading...

Justin Bieber Released From Jail After Miami Beach Arrest

http://miami.cbslocal.com/2014/01/23/justin-bieber-arrested-… Justin Bieber Released From Jail After Miami Beach Arrest International pop icon Justin Bieber, following his arrest and release from jail Thursday, reportedly returned to a Miami Beach mansion on Collins where crazed fans and paparazzi waited outside for a glimpse of the star. Bieber was released from jail Thursday after he was arrested on Miami Beach for DUI and Continue Reading...

Ex-cop had ‘every right to defend himself and felt threatened’ after victim threw popcorn in heated row

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2538812/Gunman-shoot… Ex-cop had ‘every right to defend himself and felt threatened’ after victim threw popcorn in heated row | Mail Online A 43-year-old father was shot dead by a retired cop in a Florida cinema after a row about him sending text messages as they waited for a movie to start, witnesses said. Chad Oulson, who had been texting the Continue Reading...

$40 Million in Seized Cocaine Offloaded at Port Everglades

http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/40-Million-in-Seized-Cocaine-Of… $40 Million in Seized Cocaine Offloaded at Port Everglades The U.S. Coast Guard offloaded some $40 million worth of seized cocaine in Fort Lauderdale Friday morning. Crewmembers from the Coast Guard Cutter Vigorous offloaded the more than 2,600 pounds of cocaine at Port Everglades. The drugs were seized during two separate patrols as part of Operation Martillo, which targets Continue Reading...
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