Crime & Safety

Tamarac Pair Arrested after Bloody Bungled Burglary

Tamarac Pair Arrested after Bloody Bungled Burglary

By: Sharon Aron Baron A couple of Tamarac residents were arrested after one of them tried to impersonate a police officer to gain access to a man’s home. Robert Rosamelia 55, of the 7500 block of NW 66 Terrace in the Mainlands knocked on his victim’s door late Wednesday night, announced he was a “Deerfield […]

BSO Cracks Down on Offenders in “Operation Family Matters”

BSO Cracks Down on Offenders in “Operation Family Matters”

By: Sharon Aron Baron The Broward Sheriff’s Office Civil Division conducted Operation Family Matters early Thursday, targeting people who haven’t paid court-ordered child support payments and those with domestic violence injunctions. Nearly 30 deputies from the Civil Division, Reserve Unit, crime suppression teams and detention served 12 domestic violence injunctions, also known as restraining orders, […]

Seeing Red: Update on the Red Light Cameras in our City

Seeing Red: Update on the Red Light Cameras in our City

In August 2013, the City of Tamarac installed over 15 red light cameras. After one year of operation, I wanted to find out how they were doing.

When the city of Tamarac signed the contract with American Traffic Solution in November of 2012, the mayor and commissioners stressed that they would be installed for safety reasons, and Commissioner Michelle Gomez assured me that they would be “cost neutral.”

Father Angry that Man Charged in Rape of his 11 Year-old Daughter Out On Bail

Father Angry that Man Charged in Rape of his 11 Year-old Daughter Out On Bail

“I copied his Facebook page after the incident, and by the way; that’s how I found him,” said Martin. “His whole life is who he’s going to screw next. He’s all about getting sex with as many women as possible and he doesn’t seem to care who they are. He has absolutely no respect for women and puts them down and makes fun of them throughout his Facebook page……