Latest Miami-Dade Police Department Stories

2014-07-23 23:23:12

Elite ISI is proud to announce the appointment of Mr. Robert Parker Sr. as Chief Law Enforcement Advisor for its Florida Region.

2011-04-22 14:05:00

MIAMI, April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LoJack SafetyNet, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of LoJack Corporation (NASDAQ: LOJN), today announced that its SafetyNet service is now available in Miami-Dade County.

2010-03-22 07:00:00

MIAMI and BOSTON, March 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Miami-Dade County, Florida, has selected Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), an international communications and information technology company, to upgrade the county's public safety and public service communications system as part of an overall communications project for the county. The project will provide the county with a new Harris P25^IP (Project 25 to the power of Internet Protocol) 800 MHz radio communications system, and also includes...

2010-02-05 14:10:00

MIAMI, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Industry partners Microsoft, ESRI, GuideSTAR Technologies and Analyst International Corporation (AIC) in support of the Miami-Dade Police Department (MDPD) today showcased additional details about intelligence methods and tools used to help secure Super Bowl XLIV.

2009-05-23 21:38:09

Two teenagers are facing charges in Florida after allegedly pulling an elderly man from his wheelchair, roughing him up and robbing him, police say. Miami-Dade police said they arrested the 17-year-old and 13-year-old boys Friday and charged them with strong-arm robbery and battery of an elderly person, The Miami Herald reported Saturday. Police say one of the teens was videotaped running up behind Celedono Carrera, 66, as he rode his motorized wheelchair in a parking lot May 8.

2008-08-02 12:00:23

MIAMI (AP) -- Miami-Dade police officials plan to include in their 2009 handbook a note about how to respond to calls about ritual animal sacrifices. The decision comes a year after Coral Gables officers raided a home where practitioners of Santeria were slaughtering goats, chickens and pigeons.

2006-02-09 19:27:03

DENVER (Reuters) - A Florida man hanged himself in mid-flight aboard a United Airlines plane after being accused of arson at a Miami car dealership, police said on Thursday.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.