A Plantation man hacked his mobile home neighbor's pit bull to death with a machete from Walmart and claimed self-defense. According to Plantation Police, the man, Hilton Henry, 77, says the dog was attacking his cats before turning on him. The dog's owner says the dog didn't deserve to be kille ... More >>
One of the crime news items of the day yesterday was the brazen break-in into a Pembroke Pines Jared jewelry store. And now there seems to be a bit of a twist in the case. Namely, that one of the officers who were called in after the break-in was reported stole a $795 watch from the store during ... More >>
A car explosion rocked a Plantation neighborhood Wednesday night. Police were called around 7 p.m. after residents of Townhouses of Jacaranda, located in the 8100 block of Cleary Boulevard, reported hearing a loud explosion and seeing a plume of smoke coming from a parked car in the area. According ... More >>
Lauderhill 32-year-old James Ayers visited a friend at work last Wednesday, according to police, and "went into great detail as to how he strangled 'Julie' and left her body in a room that he was renting somewhere in Broward County where he and Julie were staying." Ayers said the stench was so ba ... More >>
Police say a gang of men came up with a novel idea for a series of robberies: Call escorts, meet them at hotel rooms, and then rob them at gunpoint. For some reason, the robberies sometimes ended in the men pepper spraying the escorts. In response, cops from Plantation Police, Fort Lauderdale Pol ... More >>
Only one man is set to stand trial for a grisly murder seven years ago – but if he's guilty, did he really act alone?
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