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Video shows Florida cop punch 14-year-old girl

"Upon meeting with security, an officer was stopped by a mother, who indicated her 5-year old child was shoved to the ground by one of the teens," Coral Springs police said. "In addition, mall security indicated one of the female teens (arrested) was seen striking another teen patron."

WFLA.COM - 2018-10-20 21:32:42

Pedestrian hit, killed by Tri-Rail train in Lake Worth

LAKE WORTH, Fla. - A pedestrian was struck and killed by a Tri-Rail train Thursday evening, according to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue.The incident happened at 6:25 p.m. near 6th Avenue S and Barber Avenue.Officials said the pedestrian was confirmed dead at the scene.The Palm Beach County Sheriff's


PBSO searching for missing, possibly endangered woman

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) —The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is searching for a missing and possibly endangered young woman.Investigators say 19-year-old Lawrens Torres hasn't been seen since last Wednesday by a family member.Authorities believe she was on her way to Palm Beach State Colleg

CBS12.COM - 2018-10-21 22:16:23

5 fun things to do this weekend in South Florida (October 19 - 21)

It's a weekend of healthy events, live music, and pumpkin patches. Lot's of stuff to do in South Florida this weekend.


Gunman kills self after fatally shooting woman inside Doral KFC

DORAL, Fla. - A man fatally shot a woman Sunday inside a KFC restaurant in Doral and then turned the gun on himself, Miami-Dade police said. Alvaro Zabaleta, a spokesman for the Miami-Dade County Police Department, said the shooting happened around noon at the KFC at Northwest 41st Street and North

CLICK10.COM - 2018-10-21 18:05:11

Fall front pushing through..Slight temperature drop

The first fall front of the season is pushing through South Florida. Behind it a Northerly flow of slightly drier and more comfortable air arrives. By morning overnight lows will drop into the upper 60s across Western parts of Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast. Lows closer to the coast will r

CBS12.COM - 2018-10-21 17:57:45

Lake Worth teacher up for Grammy music educator award

“I really am tough on them, but it’s because I believe in them and I want them to do well. I want them to understand they can indeed accomplish anything they set their minds too,” Weatherspoon said.


Police crack down on ATV riders in Riviera Beach

This comes after people who live in the West Palm Beach, Lake Worth, and Lantana areas reported nearly a hundred ATV riders on the street and sidewalk.

CBS12.COM - 2018-10-21 20:34:16

Man dies after chase from Miami Dade to Martin County

A multiple-agency chase that started in Miami-Dade County ended in Martin County with the suspect dead after an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, authorities said Saturday night.During the high-speed pursuit, portions of Florida’s Turnpike were shut down all the way up to Indiantown Road. Frequ

MSN.COM - 2018-10-21 00:26:28

Report: South Florida chase along Turnpike ends in Martin County

CBS12 has calls into FHP, Florida City Police, and the Broward Sheriff's Office for more information.

CBS12.COM - 2018-10-20 18:48:25

Two Delray Beach men face human trafficking charges

According to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office, the Human Trafficking Task Force executed a search warrant in the 2000 block of SW 12th Court in Delray Beach on Thursday, Oct. 18.


Puppies found abandoned in Florida after storm named Hurricane and Michael

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office said the dogs were found in the rubble in Port St. Joe and given baths and hugs. "We tried to find the owner but was unsuccessful," the agency said on Facebook. "The female is being named Hurricane and the male, Michael. #HurricaneMichael." The agency has orga

WFLA.COM - 2018-10-20 20:40:51

One person injured following shooting in unincorporated Lake Worth

UNINCORPORATED LAKE WORTH, Fla. - One person was hospitalized following a shooting in unincorporated Lake Worth Thursday afternoon, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.The shooting happened at 1:47 p.m. in the 4800 block of Kirkwood Road.Officials say an adult male was shot in the to


Child injured by school bus in Lake Worth

LAKE WORTH, Fla. - The Palm Beach County School District said a child was taken to a hospital after they were injured by a bus Thursday morning in Lake Worth.The incident happened at Sixth Avenue South and E Street.When WPTV arrived at the scene just before 10 a.m., a Palm Beach County deputy and th


Lake Worth Utilities customers reporting fraudulent charges on accounts after potential breach

LAKE WORTH, Fla. - After the City of Lake Worth announced a potential data breach of the third-party vendor the city uses to process online utilities payments, customers are now reporting fraudulent charges on the same bank accounts they use to pay their utilities bills.


2018 Habitat for Humanity of South Palm Beach County CEO Build - Boca Magazine

HFHSPBC is seeking 70 top area C-Suite and senior executives to join forces for the 2018 CEO Build, presented by Florida Peninsula Insurance Company, to raise “funds and walls” to build a safe, decent and affordable home for a local hard-working, low-income family. “CEO Builders” will don hardhats,


Video Shows Coral Springs Officer Punching Subdued Teen

So this is my 14yr old cousin getting Punched by Coral Springs PD all because she "back talked him." Because her n her friends where told to leave the mall by those mall security who called for backup on HS kids, When she was already leaving because some boy spit in her face so instead of beating hi


New eateries in Palm Beach County

The Miami-based restaurant will be opening a location on Clematis Street where the Alchemist used to be. With a location already in Delray Beach,Batchwill be featuring modern Southern flavors and cocktails, as well as whiskey, moonshine and other American spirits. The restaurant is slated to open in


Criminal Justice Job Fair being held Friday in Lake Worth

LAKE WORTH, Fla. - If you’re looking for a job in law enforcement, Friday could be your lucky day.


Crime Stoppers is searching for Jesus Alpizar - Belle Glade Sun

PALM BEACH COUNTY — Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County needs your help in locating Jesus Alpizar, 39, white, male, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 130 pounds, black hair and brown eyes.