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Police Cracking Down On Speeders In New Operation

Posted: July 24th, 2019 | Categories: In The News

The state of Florida has long had a reputation as some of the fastest, if not the most, reckless drivers in the country. Our roadways are filled with motorists who drive recklessly and at high rates of speed. These two factors are both major contributing of fatal accidents in Florida and across the country. According to a recent story reported by CBS in Miami, in 2018 statistics from the Florida … Read More »

Speeding Driver Causes SUV To Roll Over

Posted: July 17th, 2019 | Categories: In The News

A driver with a history of moving violations including four license suspensions and two prior convictions of DUI has been arrested after a hit-and-run crash in Hialeah that has left one person dead. CBS Local in Miami reported that on Wednesday, July 3rd, Danny Leiva, 40, was driving a 2009 Toyota Camry eastbound on East 5th Avenue in the southbound lanes at high speed. Leiva continued until reaching the intersection … Read More »

Two Motorcycles Collide Head-on, Both Riders Dead

Posted: July 11th, 2019 | Categories: In The News

Two motorcyclists were killed in a head-on collision over the extended July 4th holiday. Flagler Life reported on their website that the crash happened on the evening of Monday, July 1st on State Road A1A sat approximately 8:30 p.m. south of Varn Park. A spokesperson for the Florida Highway Patrol said that a northbound motorcyclist attempted to pass two other northbound motor vehicles at a high rate of speed. The … Read More »

Man Accused Of Killing Flamingo Dies In Pedestrian Accident

Posted: July 5th, 2019 | Categories: In The News

CBS Miami reports that a man who spent time in jail after he killed the beloved Chilean Pink Flamingo known as Pinky has died after being struck by a vehicle last month. The Florida Highway Patrol reports that on June 5th just after 6:00 a.m., Joseph Correo, 48 was struck by a Ford F-150 pickup truck as he attempted to cross State Road 50, near Story Partin Road, just a … Read More »

Police Officer Dragged During Traffic Stop

Posted: June 27th, 2019 | Categories: In The News

A traffic stop last month turned terrifying for an Orlando Police officer who was being dragged while hanging out of the window of a vehicle. Miami’s CBS Local station recently released a report featuring video from the officer’s body cam as he hung on for his life. According to the arrest report, the motorist reached speeds as high as 60 miles per hour as he attempted to escape being arrested. … Read More »

Police Chase In Miami Ends In The Upper Keys

Posted: June 20th, 2019 | Categories: In The News

A police chase involving Monroe County Sheriff’s Deputies on Tuesday, June 11th t that began in Miami and ended in the Upper Keys has ended in the arrest of a 50-year-old man who led them. CBS Miami reports that Mark Edward Welch of Lake Worth had been involved in a hit-and-run collision before the chase. When Monroe County Sheriff’s deputies and three other law enforcement agencies engaged in the chase … Read More »

Road Rage Leads To Shooting Death

Posted: June 13th, 2019 | Categories: In The News

It seems unfathomable that a mistake made in traffic can drive someone to the point of murder. A recent confrontation over one driver cutting off another led to two people being killed in a case of road rage. NBC Miami reports that on Friday, June 9th at approximately 2:00 p.m. Keith Byrne, 41, was driving a white work pickup truck when he mistakenly cut off the driver of a blue … Read More »

Three Soccer Players Killed While Boarding Bus

Posted: June 6th, 2019 | Categories: In The News

Three teens were killed while walking to a bus that was to take them to a soccer tournament by a woman who was allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol. The CBS Local station in Miami reported on Wednesday, May 29th that Miami Police Department investigators allege that Miriam Coulibaly struck and killed the teens who were all members of the Little Haiti Football Club on an expired license. The … Read More »

Trauma Survivors Celebrated At Kendall Regional Hospital

Posted: May 30th, 2019 | Categories: In The News

Earlier this month, Kendall Regional Hospital in Hollywood celebrated its 8th annual Trauma Survivors Day. Among the trauma survivors being celebrated at the event was Miami Police Officer, Mario Gonzalez who lost both of his legs in a crash that happened in February of this year. CBS Local in Miami reports that the event was held on Wednesday, May 15th. Officer Gonzalez and other survivors got to meet the medical … Read More »

Hunt In Oregon For Egregious Hit-And-Run Driver That Mocked Who He Ran Over

Posted: May 23rd, 2019 | Categories: In The News

Sheriff’s deputies in Oregon are looking for a man who not only hit and run a bicyclist along the road in Forest Grove but also gave the bicyclist that he struck the finger as he drove away. CBS Local in Miami reports that David Embree was out enjoying the beautiful day on his bicycle on Saturday, May 11th when the driver of a champagne-colored Mercedes convertible that was driving on … Read More »

Deputy Recovering After Tour Bus Crash In Sugarloaf Key

Posted: May 15th, 2019 | Categories: In The News

Our law enforcement officers each make a promise to protect and to serve their community. This vow is a part of their job description and it means that they gladly put their lives on the line and risk serious injury or death for the greater public good and its security. Even with their training and expertise, they are not immune to being seriously hurt in an accident. NBC Miami reports … Read More »

Florida Man Crashes Into Police Car With Lawnmower, Tells Police To Arrest Him

Posted: May 9th, 2019 | Categories: In The News

Operating a motor vehicle of any type while under the influence of alcohol or drugs is against the law. It doesn’t matter if the vehicle is a car, motorcycle, boat, or even a lawnmower. CBS Local in Miami reports that a Haines man has been arrested for DUI after he crashed his lawnmower into a police cruiser. On the afternoon of Sunday, May 5th, Gary Anderson, 68, drove his lawnmower … Read More »