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2 Charged In $70M Fla. ‘Virtual Concierge’ Fraud

Two South Florida men are facing fraud charges in an alleged $70 million scheme using investments in so-called “virtual concierge” machines that operate in retail stores.

04/09/2014

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2 Doctors Sent To Prison In Pill Mill Case

Two doctors have been sentenced to prison time for money laundering in one of the largest South Florida cases involving “pill mill” clinics that illegally dispensed vast amounts of prescription painkillers.

CBS Tampa–04/07/2014

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Fla. Man Pleads Guilty To Poaching Sea Turtle Eggs

A South Florida man has pleaded guilty to poaching more than 300 sea turtle eggs.

CBS Tampa–03/29/2014

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Ex-lawyer Gets 5 Years Prison For Fraud, Stealing Clients Money

A former South Florida attorney who went missing for months has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for fraud involving theft of money from clients.

CBS Tampa–03/21/2014

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4 Charged With Illegally Feeding Sharks

Four employees of two South Florida dive boat operations have been charged with illegally feeding sharks.

CBS Tampa–03/21/2014

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Sergeant With “Foot Fetish” Facing Sex Charges

A veteran Palm Beach Sheriff’s sergeant is facing sex charges after allegedly using his department-issued video camera to record a teenage girl.

07/22/2013

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Florida Teenager That Was Set On Fire Arrested On Drug Charges

Authorities say a South Florida teenager who was set on fire by classmates when he was 15 has been arrested on multiple drug charges.

03/21/2013

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Man Stabs Mother To Death Over TV Show

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A mentally ill Florida man who told investigators he was the devil has been charged with slitting his mother’s throat with a steak knife because of an argument about […]

CBS Tampa–01/10/2013

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Child’s Sex Abuse Laws Weaken In Florida

By bedtime it already was too late for the boy. The lights blinked out and the camp counselor, a predator, lay down at his feet. Curled up in the dark, he was ready to attack.

03/11/2012

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White Powder Found in Letter in West Palm Beach

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities are trying to determine whether any dangerous substance was contained in a white powder found in a letter at the Palm Beach County State Attorney’s Office.

CBS Tampa–01/03/2012