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Nancy Sylvester Faces Serious Charges In Boca Raton

Nancy Sylvester

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Nancy Sylvester, 55, is now out of jail following her arrest late Saturday for DUI, “DUI Damage Property,” and “leaving the scene of a crash involving damage to property.” The charges were filed by Boca Raton Police. Officers took Sylvester into custody and booked her into jail at 8:16pm. She…

DUI Charge For Boca's Beatriz Henninger

Beatriz Henninger

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Beatriz Henninger traded her Boca Raton apartment for a jail cell overnight following her arrest for DUI by Boca Raton Police. Henninger, of the 5500 block of Arbor Club, was taken into custody late Friday night. She was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail at 10:35p and released just…

BOCA RATON COP SHOOTS AT FLEEING BLACK MAN, IS FIRED

James Clark

Suspect Mark T. Simmons has lengthy criminal history in Palm Beach County. Officer Clark violated multiple policies. Video of the stop released. UPDATE: 2:57pm — FOP President John Cagno says the union stands behind Officer Clark and intends to arbitrate his firing. BY: ANDREW COLTON, Editor/Publisher BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Police Chief Dan…

WARNING: Fireworks Are Illegal In Palm Beach County

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A reminder today from the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. If you’re planning to purchase fireworks for July 4th, quite simply, don’t. Verbatim From PBSO: The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is urging Palm Beach County residents to think about safety as they make plans to celebrate the “Fourth of…

Cool Cops Turn On The Heat To Bust Boca A/C Thief

Mitchell Hatfield

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From Boca PD)– On Saturday, June 13, 2015, a city resident observed a person working on the A/C unit of a home that was for sale.  The resident approached the man and the suspect told him that he was changing the Freon.  Since it appeared the suspect did not have the proper…

David House Arrested, Charged With DUI

David House boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office early this morning arrested David House of West Lake Court in Boca and charged him with DUI. The 50 year old House was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail at 4:04 this morning and released just after 9am on his own recognizance. House…

Goldie Jacobson, 83, Killed In Area Car Crash

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Goldie Jacobson, an 83 year old resident of Rialto Way in Boynton, died in a one car accident Wednesday afternoon. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office tells BocaNewsNow.com that Jacobson was driving her 2014 Toyota Camry Northbound on Jog Road near Boynton Beach Blvd. around 2pm when she veered to…

Child Taken By Ambulance From American Heritage Carnival

Zip Line worker, employed by South Florida Events — not American Heritage — apparently pushed child before confirming she was safely strapped. American Heritage staffers immediately helped girl, closed ride. UPDATE 12:19p: The child fell from a zip line at the camp’s annual carnival. American Heritage — which has a stellar reputation for safety — is…

Major House Fire Burning In The Oaks

      UPDATE: 2:35p Wednesday: Investigators say the fire started in the office area of the home and was an accidental electrical fire. UPDATE: 2:14p Wednesday: From Fire Investigators: “This continues to be an ongoing investigation, deemed an accidental fire at this time. Approximate dollar loss is estimated at $1,000,000.” UPDATE: 8:47a Wednesday: Investigators…