The bill signed by Governor DeSantis makes texting while driving a primary offense effective July 1, 2019, allowing law enforcement officers to pull over drivers and give a citation solely for texting behind the wheel.
"Theft of unattended property has always been the biggest issue, which is 100% preventable," Martinez said. "Don't leave your things unattended for a second. It will grow legs and it will vanish."
Bruce Bagley, a professor at the University of Miami and resident corruption and organized crime expert, was charged with laundering about $2.5 million of Venezuelan money into his own personal American bank accounts and pocketing 10 percent, according to the U.S. State Attorney’s Office.
“How the baby boomers remembered the Vietnam protests of 1969, I’m certain that's how generations raised throughout the 2000s will remember Parkland.”
“You get to be a social worker, a psychologist, a counselor,” said UMPD Crime Prevention Officer Alexandra Martinez on the meaning of police work. “You get to be a superhero.”
"College is supposed to be such a special and flourishing time for students," said senior Amy Grundlegor, "but before anything, it’s supposed to be safe place to grow - and that’s obviously not the case this year."
The Miami-Dade Police Department has arrested a homeless man in connection with the murder of a University of Miami architecture student.
A police chase and crash involving a stolen vehicle briefly closed U.S. 1 near the University of Miami's Coral Gables campus Monday, Oct. 8.
Miami-Dade Police homicide detectives are investigating after a University of Miami architecture student was found dead in his apartment Sunday afternoon.
“I’m really not prepared,” said Katerina Beini, a freshman business management major.
Two different cases of vandalism have been reported on campus.