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  • Search for attempted murder suspect forces school lockdown

    Search for attempted murder suspect forces school lockdown

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:37 PM EDT2014-08-29 03:37:42 GMT
    MIAMI -- A man accused of attempted murder is in custody after a police search forced an elementary school into lockdown Thursday morning.
    MIAMI -- A man accused of attempted murder is in custody after a police search forced an elementary school into lockdown Thursday morning.

  • Fort Lauderdale woman found murdered at home

    Fort Lauderdale woman found murdered at home

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:06 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:06:30 GMT
    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Police are investigating a murder at a Fort Lauderdale home, where a woman was found dead at around 8:30 a.m. Thursday.
    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Police are investigating a murder at a Fort Lauderdale home, where a woman was found dead at around 8:30 a.m. Thursday.
  • Parents detained after 2 kids found alone in car parked outside casino

    Parents detained after 2 kids found alone in car parked outside casino

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:31:17 GMT
    HIALEAH, Fla. -- The parents of two young children are in police custody after being accused of leaving their children inside a car parked at a casino parking lot.
    HIALEAH, Fla. -- The parents of two young children are in police custody after being accused of leaving their children inside a car parked at a casino parking lot.

  • Broward officials search for liquor thief

    Broward officials search for liquor thief

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:14 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:14:07 GMT
    Surveillance still of the alleged liquor thief.Surveillance still of the alleged liquor thief.
    POMPANO BEACH, Fla. -- The Broward Sheriff's Office is searching for a man who, they said, stole over 30 bottles of liquor from wholesale clubs across South Florida.
    POMPANO BEACH, Fla. -- The Broward Sheriff's Office is searching for a man who, they said, stole over 30 bottles of liquor from wholesale clubs across South Florida.
  • Mayor hopeful no need to cut officer jobs

    Mayor hopeful no need to cut officer jobs

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:50:42 GMT
    DOWNTOWN MIAMI, Fla. -- The jobs for hundreds of Miami-Dade police officers are on the line if a budget cannot be worked out by Mayor Carlos Gimenez.
    DOWNTOWN MIAMI, Fla. -- The jobs for hundreds of Miami-Dade police officers are on the line if a budget cannot be worked out by Mayor Carlos Gimenez.
  • Hidden on Board

    Hidden on Board

    Friday, August 29 2014 1:38 AM EDT2014-08-29 05:38:38 GMT
    A car's black box.A car's black box.
    Starting next month, there is a proposal to require every new car be equipped with a black box similar to those found on airplanes. Most cars already have the black box in their car, probably even yours. And what do they do? Investigative reporter Patrick Fraser explains in this special report, "Hidden on Board."
    Starting next month, there is a proposal to require every new car be equipped with a black box similar to those found on airplanes. Most cars already have the black box in their car, probably even yours. And what do they do? Investigative reporter Patrick Fraser explains in this special report, "Hidden on Board."
  • Fort Lauderdale boil water notice issued

    Fort Lauderdale boil water notice issued

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:07 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:07:46 GMT
    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A boil water notice has been issued for residents in Fort Lauderdale.
    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A boil water notice has been issued for residents in Fort Lauderdale.
  • Lifetime Lease

    Lifetime Lease

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:54 PM EDT2014-08-28 02:54:55 GMT
    25 years ago they signed a lifetime lease that would only allow their rent to go up $3 a month each year for the rest of their life, then the park owner said, 'Forget it, the leases have expired.' Can a lifetime lease expire? It's why one man called Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
    25 years ago they signed a lifetime lease that would only allow their rent to go up $3 a month each year for the rest of their life, then the park owner said, 'Forget it, the leases have expired.' Can a lifetime lease expire? It's why one man called Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
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  • Teen held against her will rescued after calling 911

    Teen held against her will rescued after calling 911

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:01 AM EDT2014-08-28 15:01:25 GMT
    SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- A 19-year-old teenage girl is safe after police rescued her from a man who would not let her leave his home after they met on an online dating site.
    SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- A 19-year-old teenage girl is safe after police rescued her from a man who would not let her leave his home after they met on an online dating site.

  • Miami-Dade pool safety amendment approved

    Miami-Dade pool safety amendment approved

    Thursday, August 28 2014 2:05 PM EDT2014-08-28 18:05:41 GMT
    MIAMI -- The Miami-Dade Land Use and Development Committee has approved an amendment that will make both recreational and private pools safer for swimmers.
    MIAMI -- The Miami-Dade Land Use and Development Committee has approved an amendment that will make both recreational and private pools safer for swimmers.
  • Crist, Scott hit campaign trail as gubernatorial election looms

    Crist, Scott hit campaign trail as gubernatorial election looms

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:08 AM EDT2014-08-29 04:08:10 GMT
    Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist appears at a unity rally in Fort Lauderdale.Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist appears at a unity rally in Fort Lauderdale.
    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Two days after former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist cruised through the Democratic primary election, the Republican-turned-Democrat kicked off his bid to return to the Governor's Mansion as he prepared to face a well-funded incumbent at the ballot box.
    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Two days after former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist cruised through the Democratic primary election, the Republican-turned-Democrat kicked off his bid to return to the Governor's Mansion as he prepared to face a well-funded incumbent at the ballot box.
  • Won't Return Deposit

    Won't Return Deposit

    Monday, August 25 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-08-26 02:50:54 GMT
    It's a non-profit organization, created 100 years ago when they said they were a club for people of color. Today their mission has not changed, helping people across Broward County. But recently, they needed help to avoid losing a grant to buy a new bus and so they turned to Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
    It's a non-profit organization, created 100 years ago when they said they were a club for people of color. Today their mission has not changed, helping people across Broward County. But recently, they needed help to avoid losing a grant to buy a new bus and so they turned to Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
  • Miami-Dade man accused of abduction denied bond

    Miami-Dade man accused of abduction denied bond

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:41 PM EDT2014-08-28 17:41:01 GMT
    SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- A man accused of an online-dating abduction was denied bond when he appeared before a judge Thursday morning.
    SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- A man accused of an online-dating abduction was denied bond when he appeared before a judge Thursday morning.
  • Downtown Miami skyscraper approved by voters

    Downtown Miami skyscraper approved by voters

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:42 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:42:54 GMT
    DOWNTOWN MIAMI -- A proposal to bring a 1,000-foot skyscraper featuring a restaurant, observations decks and thrill rides to Downtown Miami was approved by South Florida voters amid hopes it will help refurbish Bayside Marketplace.
    DOWNTOWN MIAMI -- A proposal to bring a 1,000-foot skyscraper featuring a restaurant, observations decks and thrill rides to Downtown Miami was approved by South Florida voters amid hopes it will help refurbish Bayside Marketplace.
  • New York rescue that got dogs from Miami-Dade shut down amid health concerns

    New York rescue that got dogs from Miami-Dade shut down amid health concerns

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 5:03 PM EDT2014-08-27 21:03:35 GMT
    A rescue organization in New York state has been closed by authorities based on claims it sold sick dogs. 7News has learned that for years, Miami-Dade Animal Services sent dogs to that rescue facility despite complaints from animal advocates. Investigative reporter Carmel Cafiero is On the Case.
    A rescue organization in New York state has been closed by authorities based on claims it sold sick dogs. 7News has learned that for years, Miami-Dade Animal Services sent dogs to that rescue facility despite complaints from animal advocates. Investigative reporter Carmel Cafiero is On the Case.
  • Police release video of suspects in armed home invasion

    Police release video of suspects in armed home invasion

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:38 AM EDT2014-08-28 09:38:24 GMT
    NORTHEAST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- Police are asking for the public's help in identifying three young men that can be seen in a surveillance video suspected of committing an armed home invasion that left a young man paralyzed.
    NORTHEAST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- Police are asking for the public's help in identifying three young men that can be seen in a surveillance video suspected of committing an armed home invasion that left a young man paralyzed.
  • Accused killer of man in wheelchair faces judge

    Accused killer of man in wheelchair faces judge

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-08-27 21:38:10 GMT
    NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- A man accused of killing a man in a wheelchair and leading police on a hot pursuit facing a judge Wednesday morning.
    NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- A man accused of killing a man in a wheelchair and leading police on a hot pursuit facing a judge Wednesday morning.
  • Miami firefighter charged with trying to solicit minor bonds out

    Miami firefighter charged with trying to solicit minor bonds out

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:50 AM EDT2014-08-28 15:50:08 GMT
    MIAMI -- A City of Miami firefighter has bonded our of jail after he was arrested by Pembroke Pines Police on charges of attempted solicitation of a minor.
    MIAMI -- A City of Miami firefighter has bonded our of jail after he was arrested by Pembroke Pines Police on charges of attempted solicitation of a minor.
  • Worker dies after being electrocuted

    Worker dies after being electrocuted

    Thursday, August 28 2014 4:50 PM EDT2014-08-28 20:50:18 GMT
    NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- A Florida Power and Light worker has died after being electrocuted while working in Northwest Miami-Dade.
    NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- A Florida Power and Light worker has died after being electrocuted while working in Northwest Miami-Dade.