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Rapid DNA identification brings family of missing woman closure
Four times in the past year car, burglars targeted cars parked at the Residence Inn by Marriott in Altamonte Springs, according to police. Atlamonte Springs police said 2...
Tuesday afternoon, the Orlando Police Department's Special Operations Unit raided three houses in the Parramore neighborhood and arrested nearly a dozen people that polic...
No one with a wanted license plate gets onto the University of Central campus without police knowing about it.
Gas pump skimmer numbers are falling as owners upgrade their pumps but criminals are still targeting older model pumps, according to authorities.
The University of Central Florida’s police department’s “Persons of Concern” detectives have prevented violence on campus without a doubt, according to Chief Carl Metzger...
UCF police department's "Persons of Concern" detectives have prevented violence on campus without a doubt, according to Chief Carl Metzger.
Daytona Beach police are spending at least five hours several days a week on the most dangerous stretches of roadway talking to pedestrians and bicycle riders.
Detectives with the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office recently conducted checks on the hundreds of sex offenders and predators in the county and found dozens of them are st...
Sanford Police are placing QR codes on cars to help reduce the number of burglaries.
Internet Sex Crimes Detective Lori Fiorino, of the Orlando Police Department, says she's in high demand these days.
Only 6% of the people in Flagler County commit a majority of the area's crime, according to Sheriff Rick Staly.
Every single phone offers up evidence to solve a case.
Cpl. Brian Finn, an undercover drug detective with the Flagler County Sheriff's Office, discovered the power of a small, rectangular sign.
When two burglars broke into a DeLand internet gaming cafe in June, detectives - not the burglars - hit the jackpot.
License Plate Readers are spotting stolen cars, catching wanted criminals and bringing home Alzheimer's patients in Volusia County.
The construction program is like a strict college course crammed into a month and a half. Inmates report to the classroom Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Fall classes started Monday at the University of Central Florida, and police are now using traffic tickets to protect students.
DNA-generated composite sketches have helped solve cold cases.
Learn how to spot fake currency from a pro.
Within minutes the device can positively identify a suspect.
Inmates at the Lake County Jail are learning new skills by volunteering to build houses for Habitat for Humanity.
Blaire says addicts may be abusing the Leave Behind program but in the short term it is saving lives.
An Orlando detective who investigates crimes against children says it's important that parents know what their children are doing online.
A Sanford police detective is determined to put the person who killed an Army veteran behind bars.
It used to be that if you tugged on the credit card reader at a gas station pump, you could pull off a "skimmer" - a credit card reading and recording device - if one was...
University of Central Florida forensic scientist Dr. Candace Bridge has created a first-of-its-kind database for when DNA fails to identify a suspect in a sexual assault ...
The Ocala Police Department's Opioid Response Team used to attempt to find addicts who overdosed within 72 hours of being released from the hospital. They discovered that...
The Volusia County School District started the ASPIRE program to improve graduation rates.
When violence spiked last year in Casselberry, the police chief asked the federal government for help.
Flagler Palm Coast High School seniors Will Patin, Katia Martynuk and three other students decided to take responsibility for helping protect their classmates, teachers a...
Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly is catching criminals with a weekly game.
Walkers, runners and bicyclists always have the right of way on the roads; however, police warn if they are not crossing in a crosswalk they are at risk.
Starting March 22, as many as 40,000 people are expected to flood Osceola Heritage Park for Country Thunder 2019, one of the biggest country music festivals in the U.S.
When a gang war broke out across the city of Ocala and Marion County, innocent people were caught in the crossfire, according to Ocala police.
The men and women of the Code Enforcement Division in Daytona Beach - now part of the police department - realized and understood that the stereotypical image of Code Enf...
Often, home burglaries leave homeowners hopeless and helpless, but not in Volusia County, according to Sheriff Mike Chitwood.
Orlando police have seen a drastic drop in crime, thanks a to neighborhood watch group.
In Swan Lake, a peaceful long-time senior community in Titusville, cellphones seem to ring all day, but it's not friends and family calling.
If the speeding continues, it's not a matter of "if," it's a matter of "when" a child will be injured, Wright said.
It's just a matter of time.
More than half a year after the crime, investigators got a DNA match which led to an arrest.
Daryl Terrace, a small side street north of downtown Titusville, was a safe and peaceful place for children to play outside. That changed about two years ago when traffic...
Ocala Police say a couple that stole $500,000 worth of merchandise from stores around Central Florida could each serve lengthy prison sentences.
The Orlando Police Department is offering a new class that teaches senior citizens self-defense in a way that proves you don't have to be strong and nimble to fight off a...
Last year, 37 people died on Flagler County roads, most of them killed in the county's most populated city Palm Coast, according to Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly.
What do the grocery store parking lot, the garage at work and even your own driveway have in common? They are all prime locations for a thief to target you and try to ste...