FORT MYERS, FL - Cecil Pendergrass, the president of the union representing the Fort Myers Police department says union members are being denied overtime for working security detai..
FORT MYERS, FL-A business owner says she wants the man who burglarized her Casino Arcade, not once, but twice-behind bars.So far he's managed to avoid arrest.The owner says she's g..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Specially trained agents with the Transportation Security Administration stay busy at Southwest Florida International Airport. Each day, they scan thousand..
LEE COUNTY- New details about a string of burglaries at Lee County Subways. WINK News learned the woman arrested used to work at one of the stores, and had inside information. 30-y..
GOLDEN GATE ESTATES, Fla. - Brand new reports detail the frantic moments right after deputies arrive on scene of a call about a baby drowning in the Golden Gate Estates. A relative..
SOUTH FORT MYERS, Fla.-- Members of the Iona-McGregor Fire District are prepared in the event a vehicle crash requires the extrication of a victim. Over the course of three da..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County police received a call from a man at 4:27 p.m. who said he had gone to 585 Norwood St. NW in Port Charlotte and found a woman inside with a gunsh..
LEE COUNTY- The Fort Myers Police Department with the assistance of A. Action Investigations who represent the Motion Pictures Association of America, the Recording Industry Associ..
NEW YORK (AP) - Bookseller Borders, which helped pioneer superstores that put countless mom-and-pop bookshops out of business, filed for bankruptcy protection Wednesday, sunk by cr..
FORT MYERS- The food at the Hammond Stadium is getting a bit of a makeover. Today WINK News had a bite of the menu, and it's very different that the food you are used to seeing at ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- The teen accused of shooting his 15 year-old girlfriend, Ashlee Swazey to death, is out of jail. He asked a judge to reduce his bond in a Lee County court yesterd..
CAPE CORAL- Cape Coral Police Detectives investigated a sexual crime on January 18, 2010 regarding a woman who reported to police that her 10-year-old daughter told her that she ha..
MIAMI- A 10-year-old girl whose badly deteriorated body was discovered in her father's pesticide truck is the twin of a boy discovered hours earlier in the vehicle, critically inju..
In anticipation of projected budget shortfalls for the 2011-2012 school year, Interim Superintendent of Schools Dr. Lawrence Tihen has implemented a "hiring freeze" effective immed..
CAPE CORAL- Cape Coral police responded to a call reporting a 4-year-old who was drowning at around noon Wednesday. The child was taken to the hospital, according to the Cape Coral..
CAPE CORAL- Cape Coral Police have launched the Community Engagement Program, new crime fighting initiative on Wednesday. The Cape Coral Police Department launched a new website ca..
TAMPA- The Tampa mother who told detectives she killed her two teenage children for being "mouthy" pleaded not guilty Wednesday to first-degree murder charges. Julie Schenecker, 50..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott is canceling a proposed high-speed train line between Orlando and Tampa, rejecting more than $2 billion from the federal government. The Re..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating theft of a dozen air conditioner condenser unit copper coils stolen from Tern Bay development, 14381..
GOLDEN GATE ESTATES, Fla. - The Collier County Sheriff's Office is investigating the drowning death of a toddler in Golden Gate Estates. The victim, Ava Grace Slaby, was only..