Police: Man Staged August Robbery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

NAPLES, Fla. - Police say a convenience store manager staged a robbery to help pay off gambling debt. 48 year old Aiman Barbour told Naples police in August that he was robbed of a..
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Police: Man Staged August Robbery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

NAPLES, Fla. - Police say a convenience store manager staged a robbery to help pay off gambling debt. 48 year old Aiman Barbour told Naples police in August that he was robbed of a..
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Ed Pope announces bid for Sheriff's Office.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

PUNTA GORDA Fla.- Former State Trooper Ed Pope made an official announcement on the steps of the Charlotte Sheriff's office that he is looking to be the next Sheriff of Charlotte C..
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Denise Amber Lee tragedy recalled in book.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

Charlotte County Fla. - On January 23, 2008. Sergeant Rick Goff said goodbye to his daughter forever.  Five days earlier, Michael King kidnapped raped and killed Goff's daught..
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Cops and Joggers 5K in Fort Myers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Alissa Reitmeier

FORT MYERS, Fla.- No one should run from the law...so why not run with the law? Saturday morning, hundreds of joggers ran with cops for a good cause."We wanted to find something th..
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Crimestoppers auction features Monroe Memorabilia

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is hosting their 4th annual Broadway Series fundraiser. This year the musical “Sugar, The Some Like It Hot Musical” will be playing at ..
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Power restored to thousands in Lehigh, Immokalee

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Officials say an issue with a transmission line in Buckingham turned lights out for 47,000 people. It happened just before 2 this morning. A spokesperson for LCEC..
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Florida moves Presidential Primary date

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Nick Spinetto

Lee County, Fla - Florida is under fire for moving up its primary date to January 31st. A special committee made the decision Friday morning and it immediately caused frustration a..
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Teen sexting in Florida illegal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Starting October 1st, teenagers in Florida need to think a little more before they text. Sexting among minors will be against the law. Under this new law, which ..
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Immokalee men attacked for being gay

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Two men in Immokalee are still in shock after what they call a personal attack, fueled by hate. 21-year-old Cirildo Soliz and his friend Manuel, who asked to..
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Working from home? You could be breaking the law

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

NAPLES, Fla. - Work from home in the Naples city limits?  There's a good chance you could be breaking the law and not even know it.  An out-of date-ordinance on the books..
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Harry Chapin, others, benefit from federal dollars

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- The government is giving United Way more than $350,000 to help organizations that need it the most. Every year, millions of pounds of food are shuffled through ..
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Historic Sanibel home gets much-needed face lift

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

SANIBEL ISLAND, Fla.- A historic home on Sanibel Island is getting a much-needed face lift. The "Morning Glories" house was first built back in 1926. Eighty-five years later, Sanib..
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FDLE investigating Ft Myers deadly shooting

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Thursday's shooting is the Fort Myers Police Department's first deadly shooting in Lee County in more than a year.  Two officers are on paid administrative..
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Lee May Focus on Metal Theft by Tracking Sales

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

The Lee County Sheriff's office is promoting an ordinance, to help crack down on metal thefts.   It would do so by tracking sales. "The traditional investigative techniqu..
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Man accused of molesting 11-year-old boy

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Lois Thome

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives arrested a Venice man Thursday for molesting a Gulf Cove boy while babysitting a couple’s chil..
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Three soldiers killed in Afghanistan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

MIAMI (AP) - Officials say three soldiers were killed in Afghanistan supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. The Department of Defense reports that 1st Lt. Ivan D. Lechowich, 27, of..
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Investigation begins in officer involved shooting

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

UPDATE:  Florida Department of Law Enforcement begins its investigation into the officer involved shooting.  Two Fort Myers Police Officers remain on paid administrative ..
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Judge deals blow to prison privatization

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Legislature violated the state constitution by putting a plan to privatize South Florida prisons in the state budget instead of passing it as a separat..
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Local job fair draws hundreds

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

LEE COUNTY, Fla.-- The Shell Point Retirement Community is looking to hire more than 60 people to staff its new assisted living facility, "The Springs". The old Country Inn and Sui..
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