| Nov 15, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Dripping wet from a combination of hard-earned sweat and muddied water, the Orange County Corrections team huddled proudly for photos.
The group of five men had just completed the last, and fan-favorite, event of the weeklong SWAT Round-Up...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 1:18 PM
Two teens left behind a trail of chaos — one even tooled through a fast-food joint in a stolen vehicle — when a brief pursuit with deputies ended with a crash and power outage early Tuesday.
The crime spree began with a home invasion late...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 9:16 AM
A dramatic increase in cell phone robberies nationwide sparked a new Orange County Sheriff's Office public service announcement to encourage residents to protect themselves and their mobile devices.
The Sheriff's Office posted a public service...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Orlando Police Chief Paul Rooney stood in front of a sea of Harbor House of Central Florida volunteers on Saturday and dropped this chilling statistic: One-quarter of homicides begin with domestic violence.
"That's too much," Rooney told the crowd...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Orange County deputies are asking for the public's help in the search for 32-year-old Donald Jay Reid Jr.
Reid has not been seen since about 12:20 a.m. Saturday at his home near Smith Street and Liberty Street . Investigators say he may be riding a blue...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 4:07 PM
A 17-year-old boy was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries Friday after a drive-by shooting at an apartment complex south of Orlando, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said.
The shooting happened about 5:20 p.m. at Dunwoodie Place apartments...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 9:56 PM
For victims of domestic violence, leaving an abuser is never a simple matter. Victims typically have been belittled, demeaned, humiliated, beaten, threatened and isolated. They may have children or pets they're trying to protect. And they're often...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 8:09 AM
A 2-year-old boy got a gun out of his father's bedroom Tuesday and accidentally shot himself in both legs, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said.
Child-welfare workers and Orange County deputies are investigating why the gun was unsecured and the...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 10:50 AM
The man deputies say stalked young girls and took cellphone photos and videos up their skirts at an Orlando-area Best Buy last month has been arrested.
The Orange County Sheriff's Office arrested 44-year-old James "Jimbo" Jones at his mother's home in...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 11:03 AM
A photo posted to a social media website that some claim shows a Broward County deputy possibly texting while driving has started a massive online debate about whether deputies are required to abide by Florida's new law.
The picture was posted to Reddit...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:54 PM
Here's a look at the two escapees. The manhunt is being led by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, along with the state Department of Corrections, the Orange County Sheriff's Office and the Central Florida Intelligence Exchange (CFIX) Fusion...