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Florida drivers could get ticketed for playing music too loud starting July 1

MIAMI – Back in 2012, the Florida Supreme Court ruled that a noise ordinance restricting "plainly" audible music was vague and unconstitutional.  That law also excluded ice cream trucks and political campaign messages.  A new law has updated language, removing the exclusion, which will require more drivers to turn their volume down."Noise tends to ricochet around buildings, and people like to relax in their homes, and they have their sliders open," Fort Lauderdale Police Department Capt. Tim McCarthy said.FLPD has been getting complaints about loud music all over the city but starting July 1 drivers could face being ticketed for $114."We...
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Couple Arrested After Not Seeking Care for Daughter Who Nearly Drowned: Cops

A couple is facing charges after authorities said they didn't seek medical care for their young daughter after she nearly drowned at a family gathering in Miami. Jerry Acosta, 31, and Irma Trejo, 36, both from Lake Worth, were arrested Tuesday on a charge of child neglect with no great bodily harm, according to arrest reports.

Nikki Boyd Says Husband Bam Margera Left Rehab to Be a Better Dad Before Finding New Clinic

Bam Margera's wife is speaking out after he's been in and out of court-ordered rehab.. A rep for his wife, Nikki Boyd Margera, told TMZ that the Jackass alum allegedly fled rehab for a second time because of his son. She additionally claimed through her rep that Margera, 42, worried he wouldn't be able to prove he's a good dad from inside a rehabilitation facility.
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Men Caught on Camera Allegedly Sacrificing Animals on Virginia Key Beach

Cellphone video showed decapitated and dying animals that a witness says were sacrificed by two men on a South Florida beach. Elisa Alonso recorded the carnage that was left behind on the public beach in Virginia Key. She said the animals — who were dying or in distress — were being sacrificed and tossed into the water as offerings.

Driver sought in fatal hit-and-run crash that killed 3 in North Bay Village

MIAMI - Neighbors quietly gathered Tuesday, heartbroken they say a mother and her two children died in a hit-and-run crash the night before."Because I'm a mother. I'm a grandmother. Like Cindy, I came to this country working hard for a future. She did the same from Dubai," said Estrella Garcia Ramos.Ramos organized the vigil outside homes at Harbor Island. She was joined by other neighbors sharing grief in the tragedy."Yesterday was a shock. Now, I think it's more reflection and realizing what happened here and the lives that were lost," said Chris Joly.Although the accident has been cleared, charred crosswalk...

Police release sketch of suspect wanted in two Fort Lauderdale robberies

Officials call it a crime of opportunity. It's one of two recent Sunday morning attacks. Police believe there's one suspect responsible for the two different robberies in Fort Lauderdale, with the most recent much more violent than the first. At around 5:20 a.m. on June 12, a man attacks a woman in a shopping plaza in the 3200 block of West Davie Boulevard. The assault was caught on security camera footage.The victim says he was trying to steal her purse."My instinct was to tussle with him because I never suffered an assault, and I got really scared," she said.The victim...

Bam Margera Found After Second Rehab Escape In Two Weeks, Heading To New Facility: Report

Bam Margera has been found again following his second escape from rehab in two weeks, and thanks to an intervention, he is now reportedly on his way to a new facility. The embattled star, 42, was found Monday, June 27, at a hotel in Deerfield Beach, Fla., after he was last seen Saturday, June 25, in the early evening at the in Deerfield Beach, Fla., LifeSkills center.According to TMZ, the police who located the Jackass star were joined by a crisis intervention team consisting of his mom and dad, who held the intervention on the spot with other family members...

Bam Margera found after second rehab escape, headed to new facility

Bam Margera has been found following his second escape from rehab in two weeks – and is reportedly on his way to a new center, thanks to an intervention. The “Jackass” star, 42, was located Monday at a hotel in Deerfield Beach, Fla., according to TMZ, after last being seen Saturday evening near LifeSkills South Florida residential facility. The outlet reports that police officers were joined by a crisis intervention team, which included Margera’s mother and father, who held an intervention on the spot. Other family members called in to speak with him, per TMZ, but it’s unclear if the stunt performer’s...

J.P. Taravella’s Derek Rodriguez Commits to Play College Baseball in Miami

J.P. Taravella pitcher Derek Rodriguez is officially committed to playing college baseball at St. Thomas University in Miami. Rodriguez started his high school career in Orlando and then played two years on the varsity baseball team at Marjory Stoneman Douglas before coming to J.P. Taravella. In his career, he is 4-1 with six saves in 20 relief appearances.

Search on for suspects in Pembroke Pines armed carjacking

MIAMI - Two people were carjacked at gunpoint in Pembroke Pines late Monday night. Now the search is on for those responsible.According to police, the two residents had just gotten out of their vehicle at the Marela Apartments complex, NW 129th Avenue and NW 1st Street, when they were approached from behind by a person with a gun who demanded their keys. The suspect then drove off in their vehicle, followed by a red sedan which police believe was driven by at least one additional suspect. The victim's vehicle was later found at a Sunoco gas station in Miramar, it was unoccupied. Pembroke Pines and Miramar police established a perimeter, and a Broward Sheriff's helicopter assisted in a search, but no suspects were found. Police believe they likely drove off in the second vehicle. Video from the Sunoco gas station was able to provide detectives with a clear picture of the face of one of the suspects, the other was wearing a black ski mask. Anyone with information on the armed carjacking is asked to contact the Pembroke Pines Police at (954) 431-2200.

Delray Beach Woman Jailed On Drug, Vehicle Violations

POLICE: Tara Fradley Had Suspended License At Time Of Arrest. BY: STAFF REPORT | DELRAY BEACH, FL ( (Copyright © 2022 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — Tara Fradley, 25, is facing multiple charges following her arrest by police in Lantana who took the Delray Beach resident into custody on Monday. According to records provided by […] []