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Category Archives: Criminal Defense

Pre-Teen Girl Avoids Becoming A Victim Of Child Abduction

By Deric Zacca, PA |

A quick-thinking young girl avoided potential harm by foiling an abduction attempt as she was walking to a bus stop in Miami the other morning. The 12-year-old girl had just parted ways with her older sisters at their high school before continuing on to her own bus stop when, according to police reports, a… Read More »

Parents Arrested After Children Found Living in Filth

By Deric Zacca, PA |

A home in Miami Gardens was the scene of something out of a horror movie as young children were found living in horrendous conditions beyond what most of us could ever imagine. Two couples, who shared a house with their combined seven children, are likely going to be facing numerous charges for allowing the… Read More »

Uber Driver Charged With Sexual Crimes

By Deric Zacca, PA |

Different versions of the story have emerged in the case of a South Florida Uber driver who has been arrested on several charges of sexual battery resulting from incidents that took place over the first half of the year. The driver, who has been accused of sexual assault by three separate women in Boynton… Read More »

Massage Leads To Charge For Prostitution

By Deric Zacca, PA |

Local police arrested a woman working at a Hollywood massage business after receiving a tip about prostitution occurring at the business. According to reports, an undercover agent went to the business to investigate and requested a massage. After being told the price, the worker began to massage the officer and then offered him oral… Read More »

Man Accused Of Murder Of Miami Mother And Children

By Deric Zacca, PA |

A mother and two of her teenage children were shot to death in the Miami area recently. The man suspected of the crime has been located in Savannah, Georgia, arrested for the crimes, and will now face murder charges upon his anticipated return to Miami-Dade County. According to police records, the man shot the… Read More »

Stolen Fritos Lead To Man’s Arrest

By Deric Zacca, PA |

A man’s alleged involvement with the recent theft of a large quantity of Frito Lay snacks has resulted in his arrest. According to law enforcement officials, the man was the driver of a stolen tractor trailer that was transporting over $40,000 worth of the products. Police noted that the truck’s cargo was being unloaded… Read More »

Accused Murderer On The Loose After Escaping Custody

By Deric Zacca, PA |

A young man who was in custody for a first-degree murder charge escaped and is at large in the Fort Lauderdale area. Officials say the man is armed and dangerous and presents a concern for public safety. Authorities believe that the escape was preplanned and are trying to determine exactly how it could have… Read More »

Robbery And Extortion Attempts Puts Children In Harm’s Way

By Deric Zacca, PA |

A Miami area father and his three young children were victims of an unusual and bizarre experience recently as a result of a robbery and extortion attempt by two armed men. The men allegedly knocked on the door of the man’s home and then forced the father along with his three children into their… Read More »

Miami Beach Carjacking Suspects Sought

By Deric Zacca, PA |

A father and son out for a night on the town were victims of a carjacking in Miami Beach recently, and the suspects made off not only with their vehicle but their cell phones and jewelry as well. According to the victims, two men brandishing guns ordered them out of their car as they… Read More »

Local Pet Groomer Facing Felony Charges For Dog Deaths

By Deric Zacca, PA |

In what can only be called a tragic incident, a local dog groomer claims that he accidently left three dogs in his grooming van, resulting in the death of all three animals due to heat exhaustion. The man was charged with three counts of felony animal cruelty after being arrested for the deaths and… Read More »