Miami Police Department http://wlrn.org en A Miami Police Informant, A Prophetic Racist And Fresh Questions About JFK’s Death http://wlrn.org/post/miami-police-informant-prophetic-racist-and-fresh-questions-about-jfk-s-death <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">At 94, former Miami Beach mayor and still active Miami-Dade Senior Judge Seymour </span>Gelber<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is among the few who remember Miami police informant No. 88, Willie Augustus </span>Somersett<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p>“Willie was just a garrulous guy,” said Gelber, who worked with Somersett while serving as a top assistant to Dade State Attorney Richard Gerstein in the 1960s. “He’d come in and joke, and [Assistant State Attorney] Arthur Huttoe and I would take his testimony.”</p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 18:32:24 +0000 Dan Christensen - BrowardBulldog.org 23590 at http://wlrn.org A Miami Police Informant, A Prophetic Racist And Fresh Questions About JFK’s Death New Miami Budget Includes More Money For Police http://wlrn.org/post/new-miami-budget-includes-more-money-police <p></p><p>City of Miami commissioners finalized a budget Thursday evening, for a total of $524 million. One of the stickier points concerned police officers &ndash; from how many should patrol city streets to how much they should be paid.</p><p><strong><a href="http://wlrn.org/post/why-city-miami-finds-it-hard-hire-new-cops" target="_blank"><span style="color: rgb(26, 39, 50); font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 19px; text-align: left; ">RELATED: Why The City Of Miami Finds It Hard To Hire New Cops</span></a></strong></p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 11:12:09 +0000 Rachel Morello 21264 at http://wlrn.org New Miami Budget Includes More Money For Police