| Sep 9, 2014
| 4:00 PM
KISSIMMEE – Once facing possible life in prison, American Front leader Marcus Faella turned down a prosecution offer Tuesday to plead guilty to a crime routinely carrying a three-year sentence.
He rejected the offer shortly before jury selection...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 2:37 PM
A drive-by shooting at a gas station on South Orange Blossom Trail early Saturday sent four people in their twenties to the hospital, officials said.
The shooting happened just after 3 a.m. near the Kwik Stop's Kaley Avenue entrance, according to Orange...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 5:17 PM
A 20-year-old Longwood man was shocked with a stun gun three times then arrested early Thursday after he was accused of fighting with bouncers and head butting a deputy while being kicked out of a nightclub near University of Central Florida.
| Sep 2, 2014
| 4:33 PM
A nearby drugstore's surveillance cameras were recording when Windermere police Officer Robert German was gunned down during an encounter with two teenage runaways, according to newly released documents.
However, despite the video, it remains unclear...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 4:49 PM
The Orange County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday released the names of the SWAT deputies who fatally shot a man who they say pointed a gun at them while serving an arrest warrant last week.
The deputies are Master Deputy Steven Berens, a 26-year veteran,...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 5:30 PM
An argument inside King Tut's Lounge near Waterford Lakes early Saturday preceded a man's being shot nearby inside his car, officials said.
The argument started just before 1 a.m. inside the Egyptian-themed hookah lounge at 448 S. Alafaya Trail,...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Court documents released this week provide details linking a double homicide at Misty Oaks Apartments and another shooting at a nearby complex that happened earlier this month.
The recently unsealed affidavit offers a glimpse into the events that led up...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 9:17 AM
A 62-year-old woman was brutally beaten by an armed man who robbed the Public Storage on 45th Street in Orlando early Wednesday, officials said.
The Orange County Sheriff's Office released surveillance video of the incident Friday.
| Aug 20, 2014
| 3:27 PM
The suspect at the center of the deadly confrontation at Vixen Bar in downtown Orlando on Tuesday morning was armed with a stolen but unloaded handgun, according to an arrest report released Wednesday.
And although Orlando police say the woman killed...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 1:34 PM
Revelers scattered early Sunday after an officer crashed what he described as an "out-of-control" party at a University of Central Florida-area apartment complex.
Two residents — 20-year-old Twanee Kaitlyn Ryan and 19-year-old Tatyana Jenae Johnson...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 5:53 PM
When Jose Ortiz walked into the Lakeview Inn and Suites on South Orange Blossom Trail Sunday afternoon, he said he was an Orange County deputy who was working on an investigation. But the staffers knew there was something strange about him.
Ortiz, 49 of...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 2:12 PM
A missing-child alert has been canceled for a 16-year-old Orlando-area girl.
T'Sheria Dixon was reunited with her family today, said Orlando police Sgt. Lovetta Quinn-Henry.
"I don't have any specifics of the recovery," Quinn-Henry said in an email....