Cape Coral Police new crime fighting initiative

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

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..
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Tampa mom charged with killing kids pleads not guilty

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

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..
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Gov. Scott cancels Tampa-Orlando high-speed train

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

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..
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Air conditioner theft prompts investigation

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

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..
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Toddler may have drowned after being left in bath tub

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

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..
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Gulf Coast Humane Society sees adoptions soar in 2010

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Despite a tough economy, Gulf Coast Humane Society is celebrating one of their best years yet. A new director is using his own creative twist to get more pets out..
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Horse severely beaten with baseball bat, says owner

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

Buckingham, FL- A Buckingham farmer finds her favorite horse -- brutally beaten, she thinks with a baseball bat!The pictures are so gruesome we can't show them you. Property manage..
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People sound off over jeweler's use of gunfire on robbers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

NAPLES, Fla. - WINK News obtaining exclusive information about last weeks jewelery heist in Naples. A newly released 911 call details the chaotic scene moments after the shootout b..
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Deputies arrest man for sexual battery on teen boys

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

PUNTA GORDA, FL. - Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes detectives arrested a man Monday who gave alcohol and drugs to teenage boys ages 15, 17, 18 and 18, then sexually..
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New app gives tipsters one more way to help combat crime

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LEE COUNTY- A new iPhone application is allowing people to provide an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers--while completely protecting their identity. Crime Stoppers programs throughou..
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Cape Coral road project divides homeowners and businesses

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL- The City of Cape Coral is divided. Homeowners verse businesses. Residents are upset about a potential road project, but some businesses support it. Cape Coral Mayor Joh..
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Palm Beach Boulevard gets a Make-over, Again

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

The state dept. of Transportation will spend 1-million dollars to re-configure a part of Palm Beach Blvd., st. rd. 80, in Ft. Myers.   The state will move back curbs to c..
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Death of a Naples toddler is being investigated

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

COLLIER COUNTY- The Collier County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 15-month-old toddler, Ava Grace Slabyin, of Golden Gate Estates. At 8:43 a.m. Tuesday, a 911 cal..
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Elderly woman robbed of engagement & wedding ring on Valentine's Day

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

FORT MYERS, Fla. - An elderly woman returned home on Valentine's Day to realize her villa had been robbed and the thieves took took some of her most sentimental valuables. Viola Th..
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ONLY ON WINK: Thief arrested after returning to scene

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A thief that walked out of a busy bar with hundreds of dollars in stolen cash was arrested after walking past the same bar 3 days later. The thief, caught on sec..
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Fundraiser for Naples blast victim

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

NAPLES, Fla. - A fundraiser for one of the victims of a gas explosion at a 5th Avenue cafe brought in thousands of dollars towards medical expenses. Don Kingston, a beer tap inspec..
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I-75 accident causes one fatality

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

PUNTA GORDA- The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office received a call at 3:31 p.m. of a crash on I-75 northbound at mile marker 164, just past the U.S. 17 overpass. A pickup rep..
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City official removed over Sunshine Law violation

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WAUCHULA- A Wauchula city commissioner has been removed from office for Sunshine Law violations and four other elected leaders of the small southwest Florida town have resigned. Go..
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Various local builders recognized with outstanding achievement

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY- Eighteen local builders have been recognized with outstanding achievement in home building and design from the 2011 Parade of Homes. Ten local builders were honored wit..
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A new report finds the president has broad authority to continue easing sanctions against Cuba without violating the congressionally mandated U.S. embargo.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

MIAMI- A new report finds the president has broad authority to continue easing sanctions against Cuba without violating the congressionally mandated U.S. embargo. The report releas..
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