Tag Archives: Broward

Hammer-wielding crook steals van, cash from Lauderhill auto shop

Hammer-wielding crook steals van, cash from Lauderhill auto shop

Police are searching for a man who was caught on camera ransacking a South Florida auto shop before stealing cash and taking off in a customer’s transit van, early Saturday.

The entrance to USA Auto Care Center might look fine — at first. But at around 3 a.m., owner Nour Albandakji got a call from his alarm company alerting him about the break-in.

Albandakji then called the police and drove to…

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Hallandale High School on code-red lockdown

Hallandale High School on code-red lockdown

There is currently a code-red lockdown at Hallandale High School in Hallandale Beach.

Hallandale Beach Police responded to the school, located at 720 N.W. 9th Avenue, after police said they may have found a gun on campus. It is unclear how they found the gun, and why exactly the school is still on code-red, more than an hour after it was ordered.

According to nearby residents, someone brought a…

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Cooper City baseball coach pleads guilty to molestation charges

Cooper City baseball coach pleads guilty to molestation charges

A former Cooper City baseball coach has pled guilty, Wednesday, to charges that he molested two boys.

According to the Broward Sheriff’s Office, David Solomon molested two 11-year-old boys who were a part of a Cooper City optimist baseball team. BSO added that the sexual assaults occurred during sleep overs at Solomon’s house and during car rides.

In 2000, Solomon faced several molestation…

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Cooper City baseball coach pleads guilty to molestation charges

Cooper City baseball coach pleads guilty to molestation charges

A former Cooper City baseball coach has pled guilty, Wednesday, to charges that he molested two boys.

According to the Broward Sheriff’s Office, David Solomon molested two 11-year-old boys who were a part of a Cooper City optimist baseball team. BSO added that the sexual assaults occurred during sleep overs at Solomon’s house and during car rides.

In 2000, Solomon faced several molestation…

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Cooper City baseball coach pleads guilty to molestation charges

Cooper City baseball coach pleads guilty to molestation charges

A former Cooper City baseball coach has pled guilty, Wednesday, to charges that he molested two boys.

According to the Broward Sheriff’s Office, David Solomon molested two 11-year-old boys who were a part of a Cooper City optimist baseball team. BSO added that the sexual assaults occurred during sleep overs at Solomon’s house and during car rides.

In 2000, Solomon faced several molestation…

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Sunrise business catches fire

Sunrise business catches fire

Fire rescue is on the scene of an overnight fire at a strip mall in Sunrise.

7Skyforce flew over the scene, at 6780 Sunset Strip, where police tape could be seen blocking the west end of the strip mall.

The business that caught fire had a “Grand Opening” sign hanging on the outside.

At this point it is unknown if anyone was injured.

The cause of the fire is now under investigation.

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Deerfield Beach elementary student’s cellphone explodes, school evacuates

Deerfield Beach elementary student’s cellphone explodes, school evacuates

A student’s cellphone reportedly exploded and caught fire, Tuesday morning, at a Deerfield Beach elementary school.

According to Broward School Board officials, the 10-year-old student’s cellphone began to spew smoke after it exploded, just before 11 a.m., at Deerfield Park Elementary School.

#PIO avail now @BrowardSheriff #FireRescue Sta 102 at 1440 SW 11 Wy @DFB_City #UPDATEcellphone battery…

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Delta refines checked baggage policy following FLL shooting

Delta refines checked baggage policy following FLL shooting

An airline is changing its gun and checked baggage policies months after a deadly shooting at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.

Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz met with local, state and federal officials, Friday, to discuss the mass shooting at FLL.

“We evaluate what went well. We’re in process of what needed improvement,” Wasserman Schultz said.

According to a police…

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Several injured in Broward County Transit bus collision

Several injured in Broward County Transit bus collision

A Broward County Transit bus was involved in a collision, Thursday, which resulted in several injuries.

According to Plantation Fire Rescue, another car struck the transit bus near SR-7 and Northwest Eighth Street. Nine people have reportedly suffered minor injuries and the driver of the red vehicle was sent to a nearby hospital as a trauma alert victim.

7SkyForce HD was over the scene where the…

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Trump’s opioid commission could bring relief to South Florida

Trump’s opioid commission could bring relief to South Florida

Trump’s opioid commission could bring relief to South Florida

President Donald Trump on Wednesday created a federal commission tasked with combating the opioid addiction crisis that has led to an increase in overdoses across the country, including hundreds in South Florida alone last year.

Trump tapped New Jersey Governor Chris Christie to lead the federal opioid commission after promising on the…

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