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Boca's Nicholas Santiago Jailed On Drug Charges

  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Nicholas Santiago is starting Monday morning in the Palm Beach County Jail.  The 19 year old was arrested early this morning by Boca Police and charged with possession of drug equipment, possession of marijuana over 20 grams, and destroying evidence.  The marijuana possession and evidence destruction charges each carry a…

Delray Medical Refuses Tox Screen on DUI Suspect, Blames Insurance

Michael Rubel

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Staff at Delray Medical Center — the primary trauma hospital in the area — initially refused a police request to provide a toxicology screen for DUI suspect Michael Rubel who police say smelled like alcohol and admitted to using MDMA following a major accident. The refusal — which the staff…

SIX DUI Charges Filed Against Boca's Michael Rubel

Michael Rubel

  UPDATE: This arrest is the result of an investigation that started following a November accident in which several members of one family suffered serious injuries. Read the complete arrest affidavit here. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In what we believe to be a first in several years of BocaNewsNow.com’s review of police logs, a…

Cocaine Charge For Lake Worth's Patrice Brodeur

  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Lake Worth resident Patrice Brodeur is in the Palm Beach County Jail Sunday morning following his arrest for cocaine possession. Brodeur was locked up around 6:20 Sunday morning and is being held on $3,000 bond.  Brodeur lists Bayshore Drive in Lake Worth as his residence of record. 

Man Charged With Possessing Stolen Shopping Cart

  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

  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

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…