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Man Charged With Possessing Stolen Shopping Cart

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  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Marijuana use in Palm Beach County often yields a slap on the wrist, but don’t mess with shopping carts. David Turner, 45, listed as “at large” in Boca Raton, is in the Palm Beach Conty Jail Sunday Morning following his arrest for “possession of stolen property — illegal possession of…

Boca Police Seek Missing Young Woman

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  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Souce: Boca PD) — Detectives from the Boca Raton Police Services Department are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing woman. Stephanie Bretas (24 YOA) left her residence on East Jeffery Street on Tuesday, March 29, 2016. She left without a telephone, credit cards, cash or a vehicle.  Bretas…

BOCA CALLS BULL SHIH TZU! Will Require “Therapy Dogs” To Take Test

This real ad is exactly what Boca's Pet Enforcement Authority is working against.

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Aiming to stem a growing tide of dog owners declaring their dogs as “therapy pets,” printing fake identification cards and demanding access to food service locations including restaurants and supermarkets, the Boca Raton Pet Enforcement Team (BRPET) is initiating new enforcement procedures effective today. Dog owners who are claiming that their…

Boca Police Investigate Death

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Public Safety Communications Center received a 911 call shortly after 11:00 pm Wednesday night from an individual saying she was involved in an altercation at 1651 NW 13th Street. A female at the scene said that she was with a male and that they met with another group of…

Drug Charges Filed Against Boca’s Sean Klein

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A series of serious drug charges have now been filed by Boca Raton Police against Sean Klein of Waterside Drive. The 31 year old remains in the Palm Beach County Jail Thursday morning, accused of cocaine possession, heroin possession with intent to sell, and three counts of possessing and or…

Huge, Seriously, Huge Grant For FAU From NIH

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU) — A professor of psychology at Florida Atlantic University has received a $2.9 million grant from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to continue a unique longitudinal study of bilingual development in children from Spanish-speaking homes. Thirty-five…

Boca’s Johny Jasmin Guilty Of Tax Fraud, Faces Decade In Prison

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: DOJ) — A tax service business owner and co-defendant pled guilty for their participation in a stolen identity tax refund fraud scheme. Wifredo A. Ferrer, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, George L. Piro, Special Agent in Charge, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Miami Field Office, Kelly R.…

Pompano’s James Ferrauilo Killed In Fiery Boca Crash

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Highway Patrol is identifying the victim of Monday’s fiery crash on I-95 at Palmetto Park Road as 55 year old James Ferrauilo of Pompano Beach.  Investigators say Ferrauilo — driving a 1991 Nissan Pathfinder — was apparently unaware that traffic had stopped in front of him as he traveled…

Marisa Millstein Booked On Cocaine Charge

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  DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It’s a cocaine possession charge for Marisa Millstein, 24, of NE 5th Avenue in Boca Raton. Millstein was arrested by Delray Beach Police over the weekend. She spent just a few hours behind bars before posting $3,000 bond.  A court date is pending.  —————- BocaNewsNow.com is the leading site for…

Lizeth Lopez Facing DUI, Other Charges

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  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It’s one thing to drive on a suspended license. It’s something else to allegedly do it while under the influence.  Boca Raton Police say Lizeth Lopez of SW 7th Street in Boca did just that, and wasn’t exactly agreeable as she was being arrested. The 39 year old is now…