Month: March 2018

Despite probe, criminal charges unlikley in Miami bridge collapse case | Miami Herald

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Miami-Dade Police and prosecutors have launched a criminal probe into the bridge collapse that killed at least six people, but building a manslaughter case will be extremely difficult, legal experts say.Source: www.miamiherald.com   Criminal charges a long shot in FIU bridge collapse. But lawsuits a sure thingThe collapse of the pedestrian bridge at Florida International University will spawn years of lawsuits in civil court as families try... [...]

‘Business Bandit’ getting more aggressive during bank robberies, FBI says – Sun Sentinel

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"Business Bandit" has been holding up banks in three South Florida counties for the past two years, and is becoming more aggressive with tellers during armed robberies, an FBI special agent says. Source: www.sun-sentinel.com 'Business Bandit' getting more aggressive during bank robberies, FBI says A man the FBI calls the “Business Bandit” has begun a third year of holding up banks in South Florida — and he’s growing bolder during... [...]

Judge enters not guilty plea for Parkland shooter Nikolas Cruz | Miami Herald

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Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz was formally charged Wednesday after a Broward grand jury last week indicted him on 17 counts of first-degree murder. He could face the death penalty if convicted. Source: www.miamiherald.com   Judge enters not guilty plea for Parkland shooter, who remains mum in court Surrounded by at least 20 deputies and shackled at his wrists and ankles, Nikolas Cruz appeared in a Broward County courtroom on Wednesday... [...]

$700 worth of construction/industrial equipment stolen from outside Miami home

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Source: www.local10.com   $700 worth of construction/industrial equipment stolen from outside Miami homeMIAMI - Miami police released surveillance video Friday that captured a man prowling outside a home in September before two large storage containers were broken into.Authorities said the victim reviewed his home surveillance system Sept. 4 and saw a man walking on his property.Moments later, the man was seen leaving in a hurry with a black... [...]

Miami Student Jailed For Social Media Gun Photos and Child Porn « CBS Miami

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A Miami father, concerned over some of his son’s disturbing social media posts with guns, leads to the teenager’s arrest. Source: www.miami.cbslocal.com Miami Student Jailed For Social Media Gun Photos and Child Porn MIAMI (CBSMiami) — A Miami father, concerned over some of his son’s disturbing social media posts with guns, leads to the teenager’s arrest.  That’s because when the father turned over his son’s smartphones to... [...]