Logo

Orlando Sentinel

 http://www.orlandosentinel.com/

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 24, 2017

    JAIL GUARD STOLE MONEY FROM BREVARD INMATE, AUTHORITIES SAY

    A Brevard County corrections deputy was arrested early Friday morning on charges she stole money from an inmate's account, according...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 23, 2017

    12 NURSING HOME DEATHS IN HOLLYWOOD RULED AS HOMICIDES

    The deaths of 12 people in a sweltering Hollywood nursing home after Hurricane Irma have been ruled to be homicides, officials said...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 23, 2017

    HOLLYWOOD MAN ARRESTED IN MUTILATION DEATH OF OLLIE THE PIT BULL

    A 31-year-old Hollywood man is being held in the mutilation killing of Ollie the pit bull after police found knives, dried blood and...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 23, 2017

    FLORIDA DEATH TOLL FROM HURRICANE IRMA KEEPS RISING

    While Hurricane Irma wasn't the strongest storm to make landfall in Florida, it turned out to be one of the deadliest for the state...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 23, 2017

    MURDER SUSPECT, 18, DETAINED WHILE TRYING TO BOARD FLIGHT IN FORT LAUDERDALE

    An 18-year-old man wanted by police in a recent killing at a Boynton Beach park was arrested Wednesday night while trying to board...

    U.S.
  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 23, 2017

    MAN KILLED IN SHOOTING AT SANFORD APARTMENTS

    Sanford police are investing a man's death after he was shot in an apartment complex Wednesday night and died from his injuries. No...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 23, 2017

    FLORIDA SUPREME COURT TO HEAR CASE OF MAN RELEASED AND SENT BACK TO PRISON 2 DAYS LATER

    An Orange County man who was released from prison for two days in 2015, then put back behind bars because of an apparent error in calculating...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 22, 2017

    CHILD, 5, SERIOUSLY INJURED AFTER BEING HIT BY CAR IN EAST ORANGE COUNTY

    A 5-year-old girl was seriously hurt after being hit by a car in east Orange County Wednesday afternoon, according to the Florida Highway...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 22, 2017

    SUPREME COURT RECOMMENDS 2 NEW JUDGESHIPS IN ORANGE, OSCEOLA

    The Florida Supreme Court recommended two new judges be added to courthouses in Orange and Osceola counties, though the state legislature...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 22, 2017

    THANKSGIVING AWAY FROM HOME: PUERTO RICAN EVACUEES IN ORLANDO COPE WITH FRUSTRATION, UNCERTAINTY

    For displaced families from Puerto Rico who are spending Thanksgiving in Central Florida, the holiday is a reminder of their ongoing...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 22, 2017

    POLICE HOPE HOODIE, JEANS, AND BOOTS WILL HELP IDENTIFY MAN FOUND DEAD NEAR ORLANDO AIRPORT

    Police are hoping the clothing of a person found dead in some Orlando woods will help identify him. The unidentified male was found...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 22, 2017

    POLICE: THIEVES STEAL 5-YEAR-OLD'S BIKE, SCOOTER IN FRONT OF HER

    A 5-year-old Palm Bay girl had her bicycle and scooter stolen from right in front of her, according to police in a Fox 35 report. The...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 22, 2017

    DEPUTY DISCIPLINED AFTER PRISONER GETS OUT OF HANDCUFFS, GETS OUT OF PATROL CAR

    A Palm Beach Sheriff's deputy has been reprimanded after prisoner in the back of a patrol car somehow managed to slip one hand out...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 22, 2017

    COCOA MAN SHOT AFTER TRYING TO STOP MAN WHO WAS BEATING WOMAN, POLICE SAY

    The victim of a Tuesday night Cocoa shooting was injured after he tried to break up a fight between the shooter and a woman, authorities...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 22, 2017

    CROSS-DRESSING CREW NOW CHARGED WITH FOUR JEWELRY STORE HEISTS

    These guys disguised themselves as women, smeared their faces with makeup and covered their heads with long dark wigs to commit armed...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 22, 2017

    LANDLORD CYBERSTALKED TENANT, POSTED SEX ADS ON CRAIGSLIST, FEDS SAY

    The young woman was terrified when men unexpectedly started showing up at her home, looking for sex and telling her they were responding...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 22, 2017

    FIRE DAMAGES APOPKA DAY-CARE FACILITY

    No one was injured when a day-care facility in Apopka was fully engulfed in flames Wednesday morning, according to Orange County Fire...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 22, 2017

    TURNPIKE SERVICE PLAZAS TO OFFER FREE COFFEE FOR THANKSGIVING TRAVELERS

    Drivers needing a quick pick-me-up while traveling for Thanksgiving can stop by Florida's Turnpike service plazas during select times...

    Travel
  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 22, 2017

    MAN DIES AFTER VEHICLE STRIKES TREE IN EAST ORANGE COUNTY

    One man is dead after the vehicle he was driving left the road and crashed into a tree Wednesday morning, the Florida Highway Patrol...

  • By Orlando Sentinel   -   Nov 22, 2017

    GEORGIA MAN KILLED AFTER BEING RUN OVER BY HIS OWN TRUCK

    A 25-year-old Georgia man was killed Tuesday night when he was run over by his own pickup truck in Volusia County, according to the...

    Running