MIAMI, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a Miami-Dade police officer fatally shot a mentally ill man during an altercation. Police say the officer, who has not been named, was patro..
TAVARES, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida prison inmate has been sentenced to another 43 years for killing his cellmate for whining too much. A Lake County judge sentenced 23-yea..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Thirty employees from the DeSoto Juvenile Correctional Facility and the Dual Diagnosed Correctional Facility are asking Governor Rick Scott to save their jobs.&..
LABELLE, Fla. -- A man in Labelle lost everything he loves in a fire and he's now offering a big cash reward from his own pocket to find who set it. The man is offering $50,000 of..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The texts that Roderic Gadson sent two female students are racy and suggestive. Parents are reacting after the athletic director resigned his position at Fo..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - On their final day of interviews, the finalists were grilled on issues facing the district right including how to make up for $34 million shortfall in the ..
Lee county will hold the final meeting on the land development codes in the new Lehigh Acres Community plan on Saturday. Planners say it mandates new standards for arch..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The athletic director at Fort Myers High School is expected to resign on Monday after allegedly sending sexually-suggestive text messages from his personal cell p..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Residents at a senior living complex are calling Collier deputies and firefighters heroes. Last night, one of the floors inside Goodlette Arms caught fire an..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A 50-acre brush fire broke out Friday afternoon in Lehigh Acres near Alico Road and Devore Lane, according to Division of Forestry. The fire is 70 percent contain..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - A multi-agency investigation has culminated in the arrest of three people for manufacturing counterfeit immigration documents. On May 12, 2011 search warran..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Three students were arrested at East Lee County High School, 715 Thomas Sherwin Avenue, Lehigh Acres, for their participation in a fight that created a huge distu..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Fort Myers Police Department responded to an attempted robbery in the 4300 block of Armeda Street Friday at 10:16 a.m. Upon arrival, police learned that a His..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Detectives assigned to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Bravo District Criminal Investigations Division have linked a Lehigh Acres man to eleven area burglar..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Deputies with the Lee County Sheriff's Office responded to the vacant Shangri-La Hotel, located at 27750 Old 41 Road, Bonita Springs, in reference to a burglary i..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Fort Myers Police Department’s Special Investigations Group with the assistance of uniformed officers conducted a prostitution sting on Cleveland ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Timeshare owners who are desperate to get rid of their properties are increasingly becoming targets of scammers that not only promise to get them out of their Tim..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Community Cooperative Ministries Inc. (CCMI) is looking for Meals on Wheels drivers for the summer months. This is a relatively easy volunteer opportunity with ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Fort Myers Police Department received a call in reference to a phone wire transfer fraud. The 82-year-old victim stated that she received an emergency phone c..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - Collier County Parks and Recreation’s Goodland Park Boat Ramp will reopen Friday.The ramp has been closed for the past two weeks while the ramp was be..