Tag Archive for Miami

Ban registered sex offenders from living in Miami Beach

By JENNIFER KAY MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) – The mayor has proposed an ordinance that would effectively ban registered sex offenders from living in Miami Beach. Mayor David Dermer wants to prevent sex offenders from living within 2,500 feet, or…

Lunsford Act keeps tabs on school contractors

KNIGHT RIDDER NEWSPAPERS MIAMI – A new state law designed to protect students from sexual predators includes a little-noticed section requiring fingerprint checks for all vendors and contractors who work at public schools while students are present – a measure…

Florida girl found buried alive in landfill

Sunday, May 22, 2005 VIDEO (CNN) — Police found an 8-year-old Florida girl buried alive with minor injuries in an abandoned landfill Sunday morning, hours after she was reported abducted, according to officials in Lake Worth. Authorities have detained a…

Miami Mayor Wants Sex Offender Ban

By JENNIFER KAY MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) – The mayor has proposed an ordinance that would effectively ban registered sex offenders from living in Miami Beach. Mayor David Dermer wants to prevent sex offenders from living within 2,500 feet, or…

Girl, Missing For 5 Years, Back In Florida

Girl’s Father Faces Kidnapping Charge POSTED: 3:06 p.m. EST November 5, 2003 MIAMI — An 11-year-old Delray Beach girl returned to Florida Wednesday after what authorities said was a five-year parental kidnapping ordeal. Angeline Bryan-Hoercher was allegedly kidnapped back in…