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Boynton Beach Police Investigate Fatal Shooting

BOYNTON BEACH, FL ( Boynton Beach Police Verbatim Advisory) — Boynton Beach Police are investigating a shooting that occurred at approximately 8 p.m. last night in the 100 block of Mentone Road.  A man was taken via trauma alert to a local hospital and later succumbed to his injuries. A person of interest has been identified […]

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Boynton PD Under Fire Again, And Now Getting Angry At The Media

BOYNTON BEACH, FL ( —  A posting by another local news website revealing the existence of a quasi-confidential Boynton Beach Police document is leading to a series of strongly worded emails today from Boynton PD. In an email this morning, Boynton spokeswoman Stephanie Slater chastised area media. The capitalization is hers — readers would not […]

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OPINION: Boynton Police Need To Police, Not Tweet

UPDATE 11:01a: We have received a very well-argued response from Boynton police chief Jeffrey Katz. It follows this editorial in its entirety.  BOYNTON BEACH, FL ( — The Boynton Beach Police Department today is promoting a new program: one of its officers will be providing a “virtual ride along” by tweeting what he sees and […]

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