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Manhunt Underway for Sex Offender who Stabbed Miami Detective

February 12, 2013
A Miami-Dade Police detective was repeatedly stabbed late Monday in Texas while transporting a sex offender, who then escaped from custody.

Video: 3 Fla. Cops Fired for Ducking Calls

February 6, 2013
Three Miami-Dade Police officers have been fired after an internal affairs investigation found them ducking calls to go shopping, meet a girlfriend, and drink Cuban coffee.

Three Fla. Cops Fired for Ducking Calls

February 6, 2013
Three Miami-Dade Police officers have been fired, after an internal affairs investigation found them avoiding dispatch calls. The officers spent the time shopping, meeting a girlfriend, and drinking coffee. Read the full story here.

Video: Cops Swarm Man After U-Haul Pursuit

December 10, 2012
Florida police officers arrested the driver of a stolen U-Haul truck outside Miami Senior High School Friday afternoon after a 45-minute pursuit through residential and commercial areas.

Fla. Pursuit of U-Haul Truck

December 10, 2012
Florida police arrested the driver of a stolen U-Haul truck following a 45-minute pursuit by marked and unmarked units with the Miami-Dade Police Department and several other agencies. Read the full story here.

Police Documentary Explores Meaning of Heroism, Sacrifice

October 12, 2012
The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund and Modern City Entertainment are teaming up to create "Heroes Behind the Badge," a documentary about the service and sacrifice of law enforcement officers serving across America.

Video: Fla. Pursuit Ends In Gunfire

August 27, 2012
Four men were taken into custody at the end of a 20-mile high-speed pursuit in south Florida, after the vehicle's driver rammed two police vehicles and was captured by news helicopters weaving on the Palmetto Expressway at speeds exceeding 100 mph.

Fla. Pursuit Ends In Gunfire

August 27, 2012
The driver of a Mercedes SUV can be seen weaving between lanes of the Palmetto Expressway Friday before crashing into a fence in a Miami Gardens neighborhood where officers take him down. Read the full story here.

President Obama Honors Top Officers

May 13, 2012
In a Saturday ceremony, President Obama paid tribute to the 34 law enforcement officers honored by the National Association of Police Organizations (NAPO) for bravery and valor in the line of duty.

Mattress-Toting Fla. Officer Suspended

March 8, 2012
The Miami-Dade, Fla., police officer caught hauling two mattresses strapped to her patrol car has been suspended, as she winds down her career toward retirement.

Fla. Officer Reprimanded for Hauling Mattresses On Cruiser

March 6, 2012
A Miami-Dade, Fla., police officer has been relieved of duty, after a local television station aired video showing her hauling mattresses on top of her marked patrol unit.

Fla. Cop Shoots Suicidal Man at Ford Dealership

December 29, 2011
A Miami-Dade Police officer shot and wounded a 25-year-old suicidal man who was walking around Maroone Ford of Miami on Thursday morning. He was armed with a large, curved knife with a dragon handle.

Why High-Risk Encounters Require SWAT

February 25, 2011
The murders of Florida officers with the Miami-Dade Police Department and St. Petersburg Police Department rocked their communities, as well as all of law enforcement. In both instances, officers entered buildings to search for suspects without calling for backup from tactical units.

Rethinking Suspect Searches

January 27, 2011
Both tragedies in Miami and St. Petersburg will be very thoroughly investigated and micro-analyzed. In time, there will be detailed debriefs that will answer these questions, and provide valuable lessons to prevent this from ever happening again.

Miami-Dade's Top Cop: Slain Officers Used Sound Tactics

January 22, 2011
Miami-Dade Police Director James Loftus praised slain officers Roger Castillo and Amanda Haworth and their unit, the career criminal squad, and said he wouldn't entertain doubts about their tactics.

Miami-Dade Detectives Killed Serving Murder Warrant

January 20, 2011
Miami-Dade Police Detectives Roger Castillo and Amanda Haworth were shot and killed while serving a warrant to a man recently paroled from prison and wanted in connection to an October homicide. Castillo died at the scene, and Haworth succumbed later in surgery.

Suspect Fires on Miami Officer During Condo Eviction

November 22, 2010
A police officer and building-maintenance employee were injured Monday, when a man they arrived to evict opened fire from inside the dwelling.

Former Miami-Dade Sergeant Faces Trial In K-9 Death

July 27, 2010
Cockfield, 55, has pleaded not guilty to charges of animal cruelty and killing his 4-year-old German shepherd, Duke. Several officers told internal affairs they witnessed Cockfield kick Duke three to six times.

Ex-Con Assaults Miami-Dade Officer With Cinder Block and Unmarked Patrol Car

April 25, 2010
Michael Paul Robertson assaulted Officer Carlos Castillo, while Robertson's girlfriend watched. Castillo, a detective and 15-year-veteran, had pulled over the ex-con, who fled.

Miami-Dade PD Green Fund Under Fire

February 11, 2010
The Florida Environmental Task Force Trust Fund was set up a decade ago to fight environmental crimes. Since then, the fund overseen by the county police department has spent more than $5 million — with half of that coming in the past three years.
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