| May 10, 2011
| 4:10 PM
A man wanted on felony charges in Florida was arrested this afternoon in Oak Park when Cook County Sheriff's officers pretended to be rug cleaners and he let them into his apartment.
Officials in Orange County, Fla. say Omilquer Garcia Perez, 37, was...
| Dec 28, 2010
| 3:41 PM
Orange County Deputy Brandon Coates, who was gunned down during a traffic stop earlier this month, was among the 160 law enforcement officers who were killed in the line of duty across the country this year — evidence that violence against cops...
| Jul 11, 2010
| 3:25 PM
A third woman who worked at the day-care center where 13 children were left alone has turned herself in, authorities said Sunday.
Laqunda M. Hill, 40, was charged with 13 counts of child neglect. Orange County Sheriff's Office said there was no warrant...
| Jul 12, 2010
| 1:17 PM
ORLANDO, FL -- A third woman who worked at the day-care center where 13 children were left alone has turned herself in, authorities said Sunday.
Laqunda M. Hill, 40, was charged with 13 counts of child neglect. Orange County Sheriff's Office said there...
| Jan 14, 2011
| 4:10 PM
WINDERMERE – Even before he was named Windermere Police chief nearly nine years ago, concerns had surfaced about Daniel Saylor's ability to lead the department, according to his personnel file.
In her formal letter offering Saylor the chief job...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 2:54 PM
More than a year before his recent arrest, Windermere Police Chief Daniel Saylor asked Florida's largest police executive organization to destroy public records documenting his suspension for misbehavior, records released this week show.
| Jan 26, 2011
| 4:48 PM
No one in Windermere government knew that police Chief Daniel Saylor had been suspended from the Florida Police Chiefs Association in 2009, or that Saylor had asked the association to shred public documents, according to a new memo posted on the town's...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 3:30 PM
Interim Windermere Police Chief Ralph Groover says the next few months are a time to show town residents they are protected by an upstanding police force — despite the recent arrest of his predecessor on corruption charges.
Groover, 51, was sworn...
| Feb 5, 2011
| 8:20 PM
Without a gun, without a knife, without breaking into the bank he preyed upon, a young man in a baseball cap and sunglasses stole thousands of dollars from clueless customers at an Orlando SunTrust.
When he thought no one was looking, police say, he...
| Feb 26, 2011
| 9:14 AM
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla -- A man faces charges of raping a two-year-old girl last week at SeaWorld Orlando after her mother left him to watch the toddler, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office.
The crime was discovered when pictures of the rape were...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 3:38 AM
Casey Anthony spent many hours talking with law enforcement on July 16, 2008. The question is whether she was a criminal suspect at that time or the young mother of a missing child helping authorities start a search.
The answer will determine whether...