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// Ocala, Florida -- A grand jury has indicted 27-year-old Kendall Blyden for the first degree murder of one-year old, Jayden Green. Blyden claimed he was innocent of all charges and that the blunt force trauma that...
//   Investigators are looking into a video after someone recorded a mother beating her daughter with a belt and posted it to Facebook. In the video, the mother alleges she beat her child because she was participating...
// Dunnellon, Florida -- A Dunnellon woman was released from jail on $2,500 bond after she was charged with Child Abuse - Cruelty Toward a Child (F), earlier this week. It all started when Deputy Richard Peters...
// Belleview, Florida -- A Belleview woman that was arrested on June 11, 2014, for attempting to suffocate her daughter was released on $2,000 bond just a day later. Jessica Lehman, 25, is accused of trying to...
// Winter Haven, Florida -- “This suspect admitted to smoking a blunt and a half of marijuana, staying up all night then becoming enraged enough to throw a baby across a room just because it was...
Virginia Beach, Virginia - Katherine Johnson, of Virginia Beach, Virginia, captured video of an unidentified woman "smacking" her child after the young boy expressed fear of incoming beach waves. In the video, you can hear the woman tell the child,...
// Polk County, Florida -- At the conclusion of a four-day-long human trafficking/prostitution investigation, targeting online e-commerce sites related to men and women who were advertising to commit prostitution and who were soliciting others for prostitution,...
// Lakeland, Florida -- Around 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, Polk County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested 25-year-old Rhonda Branch, and her boyfriend, 26-year-old Antonio Allen, both of 2103 Reynolds Road in Lakeland, when their...
// Summerfield, Florida -- Marion County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man and chargeg him with five felonies after they say he resisted after being handcuffed. On May 19, 2014, Deputy Douglas Watts responded to the 1400 block...
// Ocala, Florida -- On April 26, 2014, Officer Pitman responded to a single vehicle crash with injuries at the intersection of SW 10th Street and SW 27th Avenue. When Officer Pitman arrived, he saw a white...
// Ocala, Florida -- On April 28, 2014, Corporal Moore with the Marion County Sheriff's Office responded to the 5200 block of West State Road 40 to assist Deputy Bowers with a DUI investigation. According to reports,...
Ocala, Florida -- On April 22, 2014, the Unified Drug Enforcement Strike Team (UDEST) conducted a "Prostitution" operation throughout Marion County, Florida. At approximately 4 p.m., an undercover officer posing as a "John" made contact with a female, later identified...
// Ocklawaha, Florida -- On April 17, 2014, the Marion County Sheriff's Office received a call in regards to a 10-year-old female juvenile that had been sexually assaulted between the dates of May 1, 2013, and...
  Ocala, Florida -- On April 12, 2014, Deputies Thomas and Lowrey responded to the Vacation Host Inn on South Pine Avenue in reference to an unresponsive newborn. A female, later identified as Chrystal Hassell, 37, had apparently given birth the...
  Ocala, Florida -- On April 6, 2014 multiple deputies responded to chaotic scene at St. Johns Catholic Church in reference to a battery, and were met by a group of people that spoke limited English. According to a witness, he...
  Ocala, Florida -- An arrest warrant has now been issued for an Ocala man on a charge of sexual assault on a child. 18-year-old Jon H. Wadkins is now wanted and on the run after the Putnam County Sheriff's Office...
  Tallahassee, Florida -- On April 1, 2014, Florida Governor Rick Scott signed Senate Bills 522, 524, 526 and 528, which substantially strengthen protections against sex offenders. Protecting Florida’s most vulnerable from sexual offenders is a joint priority during the...
  Dunnellon, Florida -- On March 28, 2014, a Marion County Sheriff's deputy was on a routine patrol when he spotted a black SUV parked in the rear of the Rainbow Lakes Estates Community Center. When the deputy approached the...
  Ocala, Florida -- Joseph James Doolittle, 27, of Silver Springs, has been charged with Lewd and Lascivious Molestation-Victim Under 12. The 9-year-old victim told detectives that Doolittle put his hand in her panties and touched her vagina. The victim stated...
  Sanford, Florida -- Disturbing video of a murderer regaining custody of her children has now been released. The video of the hearing was recorded on December 9, 2013. The December 9th hearing was a follow up to the families progress...