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WTSP-TV Tampa
Woman accused of killing Miami cop found guiltytook jurors less than two hours of deliberations on Friday evening to convict T
Woman accused of killing Miami cop found guilty
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
took jurors less than two hours of deliberations on Friday evening to convict Tiniko Thompson of murdering her boyfriend, Miami Police Officer Carl Patrick, in May 2014. Patrick’s close friends say the verdict was about more than justice. They... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Girlfriend guilty in fatal shooting of Miami police officerFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) � A South Florida woman has been convicted of murder
Girlfriend guilty in fatal shooting of Miami police officer
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) � A South Florida woman has been convicted of murder in the 2014 shooting death of a Miami police officer who was her boyfriend. Media outlets report that a Broward County jury on Friday found 48-year-old Tiniko Thompson... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Memorial grows at Liberty City crime scene where girl was killedfor the public: "If you all saw anything, just please, please, she did not dese
Memorial grows at Liberty City crime scene where girl was killed
Local 10 Miami / Posted yesterday
for the public: "If you all saw anything, just please, please, she did not deserve this. She really didn't." City of Miami police was asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 305-471-8477. Copyright 2016 by WPLG Local10.com -... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Tiniko Thompson found guilty in murder of Miami police officerthe state gave its closing arguments earlier in the day, the prosecutor said Th
Tiniko Thompson found guilty in murder of Miami police officer
Local 10 Miami / Posted yesterday
the state gave its closing arguments earlier in the day, the prosecutor said Thompson killed her boyfriend, Miami police Officer Carl Patrick, after she ran up thousands of dollars on credit cards and faked a pregnancy. "When Carl... Read more
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NBC Miami
Jury Begins Deliberations in Miami Cop Murder Casejury began deliberations Friday after hearing closing arguments in the case of
Jury Begins Deliberations in Miami Cop Murder Case
NBC Miami / Posted yesterday
jury began deliberations Friday after hearing closing arguments in the case of a woman accused of killing her boyfriend, a Miami Police officer. Tiniko Thompson, 48, is charged with second-degree murder for the 2014 shooting death of Officer Carl... Read more
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NBC Miami
Pair Wanted in Armed Home Burglary in Miamiin the 4700 block of Northeast Miami Court in Little Haiti back on August 14 wh
Pair Wanted in Armed Home Burglary in Miami
NBC Miami / Posted yesterday
in the 4700 block of Northeast Miami Court in Little Haiti back on August 14 when he noticed two men in his front yard, Miami Police said Friday. The homeowner called police but the suspects fled the scene. When the homeowner check his... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Generator, trailer stolen from parking lot of CHS Community Health Center in MiamiMIAMI - Miami police are searching for the thieves who were captured on surveil
Generator, trailer stolen from parking lot of CHS Community Health Center in Miami
Local 10 Miami / Posted 2 days ago
MIAMI - Miami police are searching for the thieves who were captured on surveillance video stealing a trailer and generator from the parking lot of a health center. The incident was reported about 5 p.m. Aug. 7 at the Center for Haitian Studies... Read more
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NBC Miami
2 Teens Injured in Shooting in Liberty CityThursday night. The teens, a male and female ages 18 and 17, were shot in the
2 Teens Injured in Shooting in Liberty City
NBC Miami / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday night. The teens, a male and female ages 18 and 17, were shot in the area of 12th Avenue and 66th Street, Miami Police officials said. One of the teens was said to be in grave condition. No other information was immed... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Miami police officer's mother testifies in trial of son's accused killerFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - The mother of a Miami police officer who was allegedly
Miami police officer's mother testifies in trial of son's accused killer
Local 10 Miami / Posted 2 days ago
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - The mother of a Miami police officer who was allegedly gunned down by girlfriend in 2014 testified Thursday in the woman's murder trial. Tiniko Thompson is accused of shooting Officer Carl Patrick in May 2014 inside his... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Police killed the black 'Miami zombie.' So why did a terrifying, face-eating white teen live?police in a country where minority suspects often aren't as fortunate. Last mo
Police killed the black 'Miami zombie.' So why did a terrifying, face-eating white teen live?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
police in a country where minority suspects often aren't as fortunate. Last month, only 80 miles away from Jupiter, North Miami police shot Charles Kinsey (pictured below), an unarmed black behavioral therapist who was lying on his back with his... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Miami police search for armed man who robbed Subway restaurantMIAMI - Miami police are asking for the public's help in finding an armed man w
Miami police search for armed man who robbed Subway restaurant
Local 10 Miami / Posted 4 days ago
MIAMI - Miami police are asking for the public's help in finding an armed man who robbed a Subway restaurant. A man posing as an interested customer entered the Subway restaurant at 7 Northwest 54th Street at 3 p.m. Wednesday. The man went up to... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Man arrested after officer spots vehicle from burglary surveillance videoMIAMI - Miami police arrested a 61-year-old man on burglary charges Monday afte
Man arrested after officer spots vehicle from burglary surveillance video
Local 10 Miami / Posted 4 days ago
MIAMI - Miami police arrested a 61-year-old man on burglary charges Monday after an officer recognized the suspect’s vehicle from an alert description. The officer was patrolling the area of Biscayne Boulevard and Northeast 67th Street at about 5:30... Read more
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Variety
TV News Roundup: Ray Romano and Chris O’Dowd Front ‘Get Shorty’ Remakeearlier this year. Titled “Hobbs,” the potential series follows Tommy Hobbs, a
TV News Roundup: Ray Romano and Chris O’Dowd Front ‘Get Shorty’ Remake
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
earlier this year. Titled “Hobbs,” the potential series follows Tommy Hobbs, a former Heisman trophy winner who joins the Miami police force after he’s not drafted into the NFL, and a female detective who has trained her whole life to become a... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Baptist church burglarized overnight in MiamiMIAMI - Miami police are searching for the culprits who burglarized a Baptist c
Baptist church burglarized overnight in Miami
Local 10 Miami / Posted 5 days ago
MIAMI - Miami police are searching for the culprits who burglarized a Baptist church overnight in Miami. The burglary was reported Tuesday morning at the Zion Hope Missionary Baptist Church at 5129 NW 17th Ave. Miami police spokeswoman Frederica... Read more
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Miami New Times
President Obama's Summit to Discuss Gun Violence Was Missing an Important Voicephoto op and political correctness. Everyone knows Uncle Luke keeps it real. Wh
President Obama's Summit to Discuss Gun Violence Was Missing an Important Voice
Miami New Times / Posted 5 days ago
photo op and political correctness. Everyone knows Uncle Luke keeps it real. When Obama leaves office, he needs to head back to the streets. Miami No Longer Has a True Sports Rival Former Miami Police Chief John Timoney Dies After Battle With Can... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Condemnation of Abuse of Power Must Not Be Selectivesystem to sentence the perpetrators for their crimes. A recent example is espe
Condemnation of Abuse of Power Must Not Be Selective
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
system to sentence the perpetrators for their crimes. A recent example is especially appalling - in July this year, a Miami police officer shot an African American Behaviour Therapist, Charles Kinsey, who was lying flat on the ground with his... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
When a mom’s lies unraveled and authorities realized the awful truthin a black garbage bag and dumped the child in a dumpster.” As the hours melte
When a mom’s lies unraveled and authorities realized the awful truth
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
in a black garbage bag and dumped the child in a dumpster.” As the hours melted away, detectives were summoned from the Miami Police Department because the alleged death happened in Overtown. Long listed as the “alleged perpetrator” in hundreds... Read more
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Officer.com
Miami Offers Final Salute to Departed Police ChiefMIAMI -- It began under a large American flag, with motorcycles and horses esco
Miami Offers Final Salute to Departed Police Chief
Officer.com / Posted 6 days ago
MIAMI -- It began under a large American flag, with motorcycles and horses escorting the hearse past Miami police headquarters and officers and civilians standing at attention. It ended with the city's honor guard passing a folded flag to a mourning... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Man threatens to jump off Miami billboardMIAMI - Miami firefighters rescued a man threatening to jump from a billboard i
Man threatens to jump off Miami billboard
Local 10 Miami / Posted 8 days ago
MIAMI - Miami firefighters rescued a man threatening to jump from a billboard in Miami on Saturday, according to Miami police. Police officers closed southbound traffic at the Northwest 27th Avenue bridge near 20th Street. Miami Fire Rescue used a... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Police set up perimeter in Miami's Little RiverMIAMI - Miami police officers set up a perimeter in an area of Miami's Little R
Police set up perimeter in Miami's Little River
Local 10 Miami / Posted 8 days ago
MIAMI - Miami police officers set up a perimeter in an area of Miami's Little River on Saturday. The area surrounded North Miami Avenue at Northeast 68 Terrace near the St. Paul the Apostle Epis Church, 6744 N. Miami Ave. Officers responded to... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Florida officials: Zika spread by mosquitoes in South BeachLorenzo Ward, 45, who is homeless, shakes hands with Miami police officer James
Florida officials: Zika spread by mosquitoes in South Beach
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Lorenzo Ward, 45, who is homeless, shakes hands with Miami police officer James Bernat, after Bernat gave him a can of insect repellent, Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016 in the Wynwood neighborhood of Miami. The CDC has advised pregnant women to avoid travel to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Two new cases of Zika virus are traced to Miami Beachsaid health officials on Thursday. A microbiologist sorts mosquitos collected
Two new cases of Zika virus are traced to Miami Beach
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
said health officials on Thursday. A microbiologist sorts mosquitos collected in a trap while investigating Zika virus Miami police officer James Bernat hands a can of insect repellent to Barbara Betancourt and her baby Daniel Louis Valdes in... Read more
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ABC News
Possible Zika Cases Being Investigated in Miami BeachBetancourt holds her baby Daniel Valdes after being given a can of insect repel
Possible Zika Cases Being Investigated in Miami Beach
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
Betancourt holds her baby Daniel Valdes after being given a can of insect repellent by James Bernat, a City of Miami police officer The New York Times cited an anonymous health official saying a "handful" of cases had been linked to... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
'Smooth-talking scam artist' arrested in MiamiMIAMI - Police said a man linked to multiple scam cases has been arrested in Mi
'Smooth-talking scam artist' arrested in Miami
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
MIAMI - Police said a man linked to multiple scam cases has been arrested in Miami. Jonas Matayer was arrested this week by the Miami-Dade Police Department. In one of his latest scams, Matayer lured a man riding his bike into his newer style... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
State House candidate's son arrested near Miami voting locationLittle Haiti. Simeon Boykin was wearing a red "Elect Roy Hardemon for State Re
State House candidate's son arrested near Miami voting location
Local 10 Miami / Posted 9 days ago
Little Haiti. Simeon Boykin was wearing a red "Elect Roy Hardemon for State Representative District 108" T-shirt when Miami police officers handcuffed him. Six police cars parked around the Kwik Stop, 6101 NE Fourth Court, where an employee... Read more
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Miami New Times
Why Did MDPD Bring An AR-15-Style Rifle to Campaign-Finance Protest at County Hall?police, nationally, have come under fire for using military-style weapons to di
Why Did MDPD Bring An AR-15-Style Rifle to Campaign-Finance Protest at County Hall?
Miami New Times / Posted 9 days ago
police, nationally, have come under fire for using military-style weapons to disperse peaceful protesters. In July, City of Miami police were criticized for rush-ordering extra rifles after the Pulse Nightclub shooting in Orlando, where 49 people... Read more
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Miami New Times
Rudy Eugene's Stepfather: Police Should Have Tased, Not Killed HimSince 31-year-old Rudy Eugene was shot and killed by a Miami Police officer whi
Rudy Eugene's Stepfather: Police Should Have Tased, Not Killed Him
Miami New Times / Posted 10 days ago
Since 31-year-old Rudy Eugene was shot and killed by a Miami Police officer while devouring a homeless man's face, his family has stayed mum. But this evening, Eugene's former stepfather, who raised Eugene through much of his childhood, spoke for the... Read more
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Miami New Times
Activists Ask Why Cops "Subdued" White Face-Eater When So Many Black Suspects Are Shotforce Eugene off his victim with gunfire." He was killed on the scene. Banned
Activists Ask Why Cops "Subdued" White Face-Eater When So Many Black Suspects Are Shot
Miami New Times / Posted 10 days ago
force Eugene off his victim with gunfire." He was killed on the scene. Banned From Ultra After $400,000 Brutality Lawsuit, Miami Police Union President Javier Ortiz Fights for Back Pay Former Miami Police Chief John Timoney Dies After Battle With... Read more
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Miami New Times
Banned From Ultra After $400,000 Brutality Lawsuit, Miami Police Union President Javier Ortiz Fights for Back Payas any other eligible officer would. Ultra 2017 is scheduled to take place Marc
Banned From Ultra After $400,000 Brutality Lawsuit, Miami Police Union President Javier Ortiz Fights for Back Pay
Miami New Times / Posted 10 days ago
as any other eligible officer would. Ultra 2017 is scheduled to take place March 24, 25, and 26 at Bayfront Park. Former Miami Police Chief John Timoney Dies After Battle With Cancer Former Miami Police Chief John Timoney Dies After Battle With... Read more
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Miami New Times
Banned From Ultra After $400,000 Brutality Lawsuit, Miami Police Union Chief Javier Ortiz Fights for Back Paynext year just like any other eligible officer. Ultra 2017 will be held March 2
Banned From Ultra After $400,000 Brutality Lawsuit, Miami Police Union Chief Javier Ortiz Fights for Back Pay
Miami New Times / Posted 10 days ago
next year just like any other eligible officer. Ultra 2017 will be held March 24, 25, and 26 in Bayfront Park. Former Miami Police Chief John Timoney Dies After Battle With Cancer Former Miami Police Chief John Timoney Dies After Battle With... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Driver accuses towing company of overchargingcome even before the tow. "We have a zero tolerance here at traffic enforcemen
Driver accuses towing company of overcharging
Local 10 Miami / Posted 10 days ago
come even before the tow. "We have a zero tolerance here at traffic enforcement," said Lt. Mike Gonzalez, who oversees the Miami Police Department's traffic enforcement unit, which investigates complaints. Carlos filed a complaint with Miami... Read more
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NZCity
Social media win for running man challengeNZ Police Recruitment page, which posted the video, received more than 30 milli
Social media win for running man challenge
NZCity / Posted 10 days ago
NZ Police Recruitment page, which posted the video, received more than 30 million clicks. Police around the world rose to the challenge with strong competition from Scotland Police on the bagpipes and Miami Police taking the party to t... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ Police "Running Man" video wins social media awardto other police districts across the world.The response was outstanding, with S
NZ Police "Running Man" video wins social media award
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
to other police districts across the world.The response was outstanding, with Scotland Police playing bagpipes, to Miami Police dancing on the beach, and other emergency services taking up the challenge as well.The video on the NZ Police... Read more
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NBC Miami
Woman Accused of Drugging Dates Struggles to Pay for Attorneymen at clubs, going back to their homes, drugging them and then taking their Ro
Woman Accused of Drugging Dates Struggles to Pay for Attorney
NBC Miami / Posted 10 days ago
men at clubs, going back to their homes, drugging them and then taking their Rolex watches. During one of her arrests, Miami police said they found a small bottle with a milky substance they believe was sleeping pills mixed with... Read more
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New York Post
Former first deputy commissioner of NYPD dies at 68— the agency’s No. 2 spot. Timoney was previously Commissioner of the Philadel
Former first deputy commissioner of NYPD dies at 68
New York Post / Posted 10 days ago
— the agency’s No. 2 spot. Timoney was previously Commissioner of the Philadelphia Police Department and of the Miami police department, which he left in 2010 under upheaval. His nephew, Brendan Timoney, serves the NYPD as commanding... Read more
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The Morning Call
Former Philadelphia Police Chief John Timoney dies of cancer at 68In this Nov. 6, 2007, file photo, Miami police chief John Timoney speaks during
Former Philadelphia Police Chief John Timoney dies of cancer at 68
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
In this Nov. 6, 2007, file photo, Miami police chief John Timoney speaks during a news conference. Timoney, who rose to second in command of the New York Police Department before serving stints as police chief in Philadelphia and Miami, has died of... Read more
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The New Yorker
Miami Blueto plant guns on unarmed suspects in order to cover up police shootings. In th
Miami Blue
The New Yorker / Posted 11 days ago
to plant guns on unarmed suspects in order to cover up police shootings. In the decade before Timoney’s appointment, Miami police had killed twenty-eight people and fired at another hundred and twenty-four. During his first twenty months on... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
'Policeman's Policeman,' Phila. Chief Timoney, Diesand been successful if he wanted to, but that was never his interest." After l
'Policeman's Policeman,' Phila. Chief Timoney, Dies
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 11 days ago
and been successful if he wanted to, but that was never his interest." After leaving Philadelphia, Timoney joined the Miami Police Department as chief for seven years, from 2003 to 2010. More recently, he worked as a consultant for the Camden... Read more
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Miami New Times
John Timoney, Former Miami Police Chief, To Train Police in Middle East Kingdom of BahrainJohn Timoney, the former Miami Police Chief most notable for his violent handli
John Timoney, Former Miami Police Chief, To Train Police in Middle East Kingdom of Bahrain
Miami New Times / Posted 11 days ago
John Timoney, the former Miami Police Chief most notable for his violent handling of the FTAA Protests in 2003, is now packing his bags and heading to the Middle East. Bahrain's Interior Ministry has hired Timoney to handle training of police. The... Read more
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Miami New Times
John Timoney, America’s Worst Copthe process, we must strive to regain and maintain public trust and confidence
John Timoney, America’s Worst Cop
Miami New Times / Posted 11 days ago
the process, we must strive to regain and maintain public trust and confidence so that the average citizen can point to the Miami Police and proclaim proudly: 'These are our police officers; this is our police department.'" Everyone in the audience... Read more
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Miami New Times
Former Miami Police Chief John Timoney Dies After Battle With CancerFor seven years, John Timoney redefined policing in Miami. While he was chief o
Former Miami Police Chief John Timoney Dies After Battle With Cancer
Miami New Times / Posted 11 days ago
For seven years, John Timoney redefined policing in Miami. While he was chief of the Miami Police Department, his innovative approaches to police shootings and patrolling mass protests drew both international praise and condemnation, making him one... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Former Philadelphia Police Commissioner John Timoney DiesFormer Miami Police Chief John Timoney, who spent seven years leading the force
Former Philadelphia Police Commissioner John Timoney Dies
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 11 days ago
Former Miami Police Chief John Timoney, who spent seven years leading the force while receiving praise and some criticism for his work, has passed away. Timoney started his law enforcement career with the New York Police Department, where he spent... Read more
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NBC Miami
Former Miami PD Chief John Timoney Dies After Cancer BattleFormer Miami Police Chief John Timoney, who spent seven years leading the force
Former Miami PD Chief John Timoney Dies After Cancer Battle
NBC Miami / Posted 11 days ago
Former Miami Police Chief John Timoney, who spent seven years leading the force while receiving praise and some criticism for his work, has passed away. Timoney started his law enforcement career with the New York Police Department, where he spent... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Eggs, other items tossed off downtown Miami high-rise have pedestrians on edgeMiami Police are warning people who reportedly threw eggs and other items from
Eggs, other items tossed off downtown Miami high-rise have pedestrians on edge
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Miami Police are warning people who reportedly threw eggs and other items from a downtown Miami high-rise that their actions are not only illegal, but potentially deadly, WSVN-Ch. 7 reported Saturday. The incidents have reportedly taken place at the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Gruesome face-biting has happened before in South FloridaJune of 2012 in Miami, a man chewed the face off a homeless man on a causeway.
Gruesome face-biting has happened before in South Florida
Dayton Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
June of 2012 in Miami, a man chewed the face off a homeless man on a causeway. Rudy Eugene was shot to death by Miami police as he crouched over Ronald Poppo’s limp body, naked and growling, biting off chunks of the man’s face. An... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Gruesome face-biting has happened before in South FloridaJune of 2012 in Miami, a man chewed the face off a homeless man on a causeway.
Gruesome face-biting has happened before in South Florida
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 11 days ago
June of 2012 in Miami, a man chewed the face off a homeless man on a causeway. Rudy Eugene was shot to death by Miami police as he crouched over Ronald Poppo’s limp body, naked and growling, biting off chunks of the man’s face. An... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Gruesome face-biting has happened before in South FloridaJune of 2012 in Miami, a man chewed the face off a homeless man on a causeway.
Gruesome face-biting has happened before in South Florida
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 11 days ago
June of 2012 in Miami, a man chewed the face off a homeless man on a causeway. Rudy Eugene was shot to death by Miami police as he crouched over Ronald Poppo’s limp body, naked and growling, biting off chunks of the man’s face. An... Read more
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ajc.com
Gruesome face-biting has happened before in South FloridaJune of 2012 in Miami, a man chewed the face off a homeless man on a causeway.
Gruesome face-biting has happened before in South Florida
ajc.com / Posted 11 days ago
June of 2012 in Miami, a man chewed the face off a homeless man on a causeway. Rudy Eugene was shot to death by Miami police as he crouched over Ronald Poppo’s limp body, naked and growling, biting off chunks of the man’s face. An... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Gruesome face-biting has happened before in South FloridaJune of 2012 in Miami, a man chewed the face off a homeless man on a causeway.
Gruesome face-biting has happened before in South Florida
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 11 days ago
June of 2012 in Miami, a man chewed the face off a homeless man on a causeway. Rudy Eugene was shot to death by Miami police as he crouched over Ronald Poppo’s limp body, naked and growling, biting off chunks of the man’s face. An... Read more
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NBC Miami
Trial Against Girlfriend of Slain Miami Cop BeginsOpening statements were delivered Tuesday in the trial of a woman accused of ki
Trial Against Girlfriend of Slain Miami Cop Begins
NBC Miami / Posted 11 days ago
Opening statements were delivered Tuesday in the trial of a woman accused of killing her boyfriend, Miami Police Officer Carl Patrick. Tiniko Thompson is charged with second-degree murder for the 2014 shooting death of Patrick. Thompson appeared in... Read more
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