'Superhero' off-duty Collier deputy nabs Cape murder suspect

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A man charged with shooting and killing another man in his driveway in Cape Coral on Wednesday is in police custody thanks to a quick-thinking off-duty Collier C..
Read More

LCSO K-9 will hit the halls this school year

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- When Lee County students head back to the classrooms in a couple of weeks, they'll be joined by a new classmate of sorts. A Lee County Sheriff's Office K-9 unit w..
Read More

New details in Debra Striano's death

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Gailhard

SAN CARLOS PARK-Fla.- Since Debra Striano was killed Lee County's crime scene unit has camped out in front of her home on Oakmount Ridge Circle. The 55-year-old shared the home wit..
Read More

Tips from public help catch East Naples bank robber

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - When law enforcement arrested Wakim Stewart, 37, on Fort Myers Beach, the food caterer was shirtless and wearing khaki cargo shorts. He looked a lot differen..
Read More

Fla. zoo allowing visitors to play with lion cubs

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Visitors at a Florida Panhandle zoo are getting a rare opportunity to interact with 9-week-old African lion cubs.    ZooWorld official..
Read More

Owner of property management company turns himself in

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Economic Crimes Unit detectives arrested Robert Andrew “Rob” Zobel, 42, owner of R. Zobel Property Management, In..
Read More

Cape murder suspect tells police 'I was in fear'

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Police have released new information in the case against Kenneth Roop, the suspect accused of shooting and killing a door-to-door salesman in Cape Coral on Wednes..
Read More

Owner of property management company turns himself in

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Economic Crimes Unit detectives arrested Robert Andrew “Rob” Zobel, 42, owner of R. Zobel Property Management, In..
Read More

Man accused of burglary and sexual assault in Cape Coral

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police arrested 39-year-old Tregory Tyler on burglary and sexual assault charges after a woman was attacked in her home Monday evening. The victim told..
Read More

CCSO seeks identity of suspect in Walgreens theft

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The Collier County Sheriff's Office is asking the public for help in identifying a man depicted in these video surveillance photos of him shopping at Walgreen..
Read More

Accused bank robber faces a judge after being busted

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- An accused bank robber faces a judge after being busted at a beach bar. We've recently learned Wakim Stewart was carrying a Glock 40 with 12 rounds in the magazin..
Read More

Cape Coral man arrested for a deadly shooting

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Kyle Jordan

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A Cape Coral man now faces 2nd degree murder charges after he allegedly shot a meat delivery man his driveway.  Cape Coral Police arrested 52 year old Kennth..
Read More

Collier man sentenced in court for killing Fla. panther

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- United States Magistrate Judge Sheri Polster Chappell today sentenced 45-year-old Todd Alan Benfield of Naples for shooting and killing a Florida Panther in viola..
Read More

Florida makes the top 20 list of foreclosure activity

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Foreclosure activity jumped up in the first half of the year in more than half of the country's largest metropolitan areas. Florida takes four spots in the top 20..
Read More

Florida State's Fisher stops players from tweeting

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher has told his players they can't use their Twitter accounts for the rest of the year.    Fisher's move came ..
Read More

Prosecutor: ex-Miami police chief wore FBI wire

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

MIAMI (AP) - Miami's former police chief wore an FBI wire to record conversations with city officials to investigate whether a proposed contract buyout might be a crime.  ..
Read More

Woman accused of property management fraud

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Economic Crimes Unit detectives Wednesday arrested a Port Charlotte woman for renting homes through R. Zobel Property Ma..
Read More

Prescribed burn planned for Seminole Co. park

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

OVIEDO, Fla. (AP) - A prescribed burn is planned for a park in Seminole County.    A county statement says the Natural Lands Program is planning a 15 acre prescribed..
Read More

Rep. West endorses fellow GOP freshman Adams

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Florida Republican Rep. Allen West endorsed Rep. Sandy Adams on Thursday, backing a fellow tea party freshman over 10-term Rep. John Mica in an intraparty GOP fig..
Read More

FMPD arrests 2 on drug and firearm charges

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police arrested two suspects on Wednesday on drug and firearm charges. On Wednesday, FMPD served two search warrants to 3665 Highland Circle and 1754 E..
Read More

Log In
Already a member?
Register
Sign up to contribute your own photos, videos and articles or comment on articles
First name is required and must be letters only.
Last name is required and must letters only.
An email address is required.
A password is required.
A password confirmation is required.
×