Category Archives: Sex Crimes

Deerfield Beach FL Swim Instructor Charged with Sexual Assault, Allegedly Molested Two 6-Year-Old Girls

Police recently arrested a South Florida swim instructor who allegedly molested two young girls during their swimming lessons. According to officials, both victims are six years old. The sex crimes allegedly occurred during group swim lessons at the Deerfield Beach Aquatic Center in Deerfield Beach, FL. The 26-year-old suspect allegedly slid his fingers underneath the… Continue Reading

Police Searching for Suspect Who Allegedly Raped 16-Year-Old in Lauderdale Lakes, Florida

Police are searching for a man accused of sexually assaulting an underage girl in Lauderdale Lakes, Florida. According to authorities, the victim is a 16-year-old girl. The suspect allegedly approached her while she was walking near Boyd Anderson High School in Lauderdale Lakes, FL. The suspect reportedly engaged the victim in a conversation. He then… Continue Reading

Margate Florida Police Arrest Man Who Allegedly Used Facebook to Lure Teen Girls into Sexual Encounters

Margate FL police arrested a South Florida man who allegedly tried to lure teenage girls into sexual encounters by using Facebook accounts. According to authorities, the suspect set up phony Facebook accounts and posed as a teenage girl in order to lure his underage victims. Investigators believe that the suspect has thousands of “friends” on… Continue Reading

Harsher Penalties for Sex Offenders On the Horizon in Florida

After unanimous votes of approval in both the Florida Senate and House of Representatives, Governor Rick Scott signed Bill SB 526 into law on April 1, 2014. This new legislation, soon to take effect on October 1st, mandates substantially harsher punishments for convicted sex offenders in Florida. As a result of SB 526, defendants charged with certain sex crimes may face any number… Continue Reading

Man Arrested for Sexual Assault of Teen from 30 Years Ago

A man has been arrested in connection to an alleged rape that took place around 30 years ago. The incident occurred in 1985 when the 16 year old victim was walking in Fort Lauderdale with another boy around 11 p.m. when a van pulled up next to them. Two men exited the vehicle and drug… Continue Reading

Fort Lauderdale Man Facing Charges for Sexual Battery

Authorities recently charged a Fort Lauderdale man with sexual battery for allegedly sexually assaulting a mentally disabled girl. According to investigators, 27-year-old Fort Lauderdale resident Malcolm Jamaal Butler is accused of luring a young girl into a bathroom at the Nine Muses Art Center in Lauderhill, at which time he fondled and performed a sex act… Continue Reading

Pompano Beach Man Charged with Racketeering in Connection To Escort Service

A man from Pompano Beach has been arrested for running an escort service. The man, Douglas Juiffre, allegedly has been running a very elaborate escort business through an office in Broward County. Police allege that Juiffre used office space as a call center to set up dates with the prostitutes. It is also reported that this… Continue Reading

Plantation Man Arrested for Possession of Child Pornography

A man from Plantation has been arrested for child pornography. The man, Kevin Strange, was arrested Wednesday at his apartment on Southwest 82nd Avenue by police after the Internet Crimes Against Children task force allegedly traced various files of child pornography to his computer. A search of Strange’s apartment allegedly resulted in the finding of several… Continue Reading

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