FORT MYERS, Fla. - It looks like a toy. Maybe it's a tool. "It's kind of both," David Plazas says, "it really is a tool that can be used for good quality journalism." It's a drone ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- A Call for Action alert about a scam targeting moms who work from home. If you're trying to make a little extra money, chances are, there's someone trying..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A couple called WINK News and the Sheriff's office after they got a letter saying they owed money from a nearly 14-year-old debt! Thinking it was a sca..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- For the first time, WINK News is learning what happened during a crash involving a Florida Highway Patrol trooper's car and another car. It happened on I-..
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. - On a recent Saturday morning, WINK News Call For Action tagged along with dozens of volunteers rescuing dogs dumped in the Everglades. What we saw would m..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Thousands of people across the country are facing an embarrassing and costly lawsuit, just for logging onto the internet."It's really embarrassing," said one suc..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Palm trees and Florida go hand-in-hand, but chances are a lot of palms aren't being cared for correctly. That could lead to the tree's eventual death or majo..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A woman who thought she had avoided a foreclosure after her bank approved a short sale, needed a Call for Action after finding out her home was auctioned off a..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- WINK News has stories telling to check your bank statements often, but as our Call for Action team found out, you might not be checking the right ones.This is an ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- What appears to be a victimless crime, may not be. The discounts you think you're getting could be funding a lavish criminal lifestyle."He has been conducting or ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - When WINK News Reporter David Bodden bought a used car recently, he noticed something unusual on the onboard GPS system. The former owner's address was still sav..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Cape Coral realtor Greg Eagle has pleaded guilty to six federal counts of fraud after authorities say he forged documents and cost his investors millions of doll..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - You may have heard the term career criminal. People who seem to live their life in and out of jail. So if they're career criminals, why do they keep ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- New details in a WINK News investigation that gained national attention. It revolves around the death of Nick Christie. His family filed a civil law..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A month later and still no word from a local moving company that promised to make things right. After our original story aired, we found out this isn't the first..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - When Ken Silver, the owner of The Gun School in Bonita Springs, sent out a letter to local media outlets this summer, he included the logo of the Better Business..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Hundreds of your Southwest Florida neighbors are carrying concealed weapons, but they were never trained on how to use a real gun. That's what local firearms exp..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Living in Florida means always preparing whether it's for hurricanes or brush fires. After Hurricane Sandy to our north last year, some people were caught ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Valentine's Day is almost here but if you haven't thought about it yet, you're not alone! However, if you're planning on getting flowers for someone you know, yo..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Online predators have found another way to prey on your children. If you're a parent, you probably know how popular Instagram has become. But Law Enforcement Gro..