• Blogs

    September 3, 2014

    Robert Platshorn, Who Served Almost 30 Years in Prison for Pot, Is Finally a Free Man

    Robert Platshorn is getting high today. That is, he's going on an airplane. High Times called him up yesterday to say that he's being gifted free tickets to this weekend's Cannabis Cup in Seattle. The reason? After 28 years in prison and six years on probation for smuggling weed, the West Palm Beach ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2013

    Michael Lohan Is Publishing Memoir, Has Moved to Boca

    Yesterday, Michael Lohan (father of Lindsay) announced that he would be publishing his memoir, "I'm Not Your Daddy Dearest ... If I Can Turn My Life Around, So Can You."We caught up with him via phone as he was on his way to the Boca Raton office of TransMedia public relations. (TransMedia CEO Thom ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2012

    Semie Robinson, in Jail on Attempted-Murder Charge, Hit With Unrelated Murder Charge

    ​Semie Robinson seems to have a habit of leaving his DNA at Pompano Beach crime scenes.According to the Broward Sheriff's Office, Robinson, 30, has been implicated in the November murder of 53-year-old Russell Buddie outside Buddie's Pompano Beach air-conditioning business after leaving his DNA at ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2011

    Cops Say Semie Robinson's Mountain Dew Implicates Him in Shooting of Cab Driver

    Broward Sheriff's OfficeSemie Robinson​The Broward Sheriff's Office says a man has been arrested for shooting a cab driver in Pompano Beach last month, after the suspect left the evidence in a cooler inside the taxi.According to the sheriff's office, cab driver Williamson Joseph picked up 30-y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2011

    Ryan LeVin Gets Eight Months in Illinois Prison

    Ryan LeVin​Briton-killing douchebag Ryan LeVin will spend the next eight months up the river, according to the Chicago Tribune.When LeVin decided to go to Florida to face charges related to killing two men in Fort Lauderdale with his Porsche 911 Turbo, he didn't tell authorities in Illinois that h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2011

    Ryan LeVin Headed to the Slammer

    Ryan LeVin​Brit-killing dunce Ryan LeVin is headed up the river for a bit, although unrelated to making roadkill out of two men with his Porsche.LeVin is scheduled to turn himself over to the cops in Chicago this morning due to a parole violation related to pummeling three other people with his ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2011

    Illinois Department of Corrections Wants Ryan LeVin To Serve Prison Time

    Ryan LeVin​Amid the accusations of Ryan LeVin's escape from prison time as an example of "checkbook justice," he'll get another shot at the slammer.According to the Chicago Sun-Times, Cara Smith -- the chief of staff for the Illinois Department of Corrections -- gave a call down to Broward Cou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    Kelvin Terry, NJ Parolee Granted Trip to WPB, Ends Up Stabbing Wife He Once Kidnapped

      Kelvin Terry got permission to travel 1,200 miles to see his wife. He allegedly ended up stabbing her with a butcher knife.​One of the pithiest psychological catch phrases must be this gem: "Past behavior is the best indicator of future behavior." Unfortunately, the New Jersey Parole ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2010

    Sex Offender Who Was Once Confined to a Bench Now Back in Prison

    Ronald Murphy​Last year, we brought you the case of Ronald Murphy, a convicted sex offender who, for nearly two months, was legally confined to a bench outside of his parole officer's building in Delray Beach. In 1998, Murphy was convicted of raping a woman on, of all places, a park bench. He was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2009

    Attorney Files Complaint for Hollywood Cop Shot in Head

    Hernandez, on his feet a year after the shooting.​The wheels of justice often turn at an agonizingly slow pace. Two years after 29-year-old BSO officer Maury Hernandez was shot in the head by a felon on parole, his lawyer, Lance Block, sent the first formal complaint and two discovery requests to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2009

    Benched Delray Sex Offender Off the Bench

    Ronald Murphy​In the last few weeks, we've brought you the story of Ronald Murphy, the convicted rapist forced to sleep on a bench outside his parole officer's building in Delray Beach. (You can read some background here, here, and here.)Well this week Murphy moved from his bench to a new address ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2009

    Sex Offender Murphy Benched in Delray

    Ronald Murphy, getting ready to bed down in Delray​We wrote about sex offender Ronald Murphy last week here and here, a man released from prison in September after serving 13 years on a rape conviction, and stuck in limbo ever since.Murphy's home is currently a bench outside the Delray Beach Flori ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2009

    BSO Officer Shot in Head Plans to Sue

    Hernandez, after the shooting​A BSO deputy who was shot in the head in 2007 by a convicted felon on parole has notified the state of his intent to file suit against the Department of Corrections: The felon who shot 29-year-old officer Maury Hernandez during a routine traffic stop owned a handgun t ... More >>

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  • Arts and Entertainment

    May 16, 2002

    Best Intention Gone Bad

    The Chili Pepper's Plea

  • News

    July 5, 2001

    A Sorry Excuse

    Ken Jenne's department helped convict the wrong man. Why won't he and Jeb Bush admit it?

  • Film

    November 30, 2000

    Triumph of De Vil

    Young pups learn new tricks as sequel 102 Dalmatians hits the spots

  • News

    May 14, 1998

    King Con Speaks

    Escape artist Steven Russell fills in the details about how he bluffed his way out of prison and plotted his next big score