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City of West Palm Beach: Community Leaders to Address Mental Health Crisis in West Palm Beach

West Palm Beach Mayor Keith A. James is leading a crucial discussion on mental health, bringing together community leaders to address the ongoing mental health . . .

WPTV: Euri Jenkins guilty of first-degree murder after hiring hitman to kill wife

WPTV: Jury deliberations underway in Euri Jenkins murder trial

“He was there to take one thing only, and that was to snatch the life of Makeva Jenkins,” prosecutor Alexcia Cox told jurors Thursday. In . . .

Sun Sentinel: They were convicted and locked up for years. Now the innocent are getting help — from prosecutors

In June, Palm Beach County State Attorney Dave Aronberg announced the establishment of a conviction review unit, led by veteran prosecutor Alexcia Cox. The unit . . .

CBS 12: City’s racial and ethnic equality task force members revealed

West Palm Beach Mayor Keith James has revealed the members of the city’s new racial and ethnic equality task force. The panel, chaired by Michelle . . .

Oxygen True Crime: Decades After Florida Woman Is Brutally Murdered, A Job Application Leads To Her Killer

Better had been killed during a robbery of Lu Shay’s Consignment Shop in Delray Beach. She had been bludgeoned and stabbed repeatedly, leaving a trail . . .

The Palm Beach Post: Jury convicts man in ’98 murder

After Circuit Judge Cheryl Caracuzzo sentenced Barket to the mandatory life sentence for a first-degree murder conviction, Barket was visibly emotional as he was placed . . .

The Miami Times: Guilty verdict found against cop who killed Corey Jones

Prosecutors charged Raja with manslaughter because they believed his actions created the confrontation and showed “culpable negligence,” meaning a “reckless disregard” or “conscious indifference” for . . .

Apple Valley News Now: Former Florida police officer convicted in motorist’s death

“This wasn’t nothing about race, this was about justice. This was about the truth. And the truth caught up with him,” Jones’ father, Clinton Jones . . .

CNN: Former Florida police officer convicted in shooting death of stranded motorist

“This wasn’t nothing about race, this was about justice. This was about the truth. And the truth caught up with him,” Jones’ father, Clinton Jones . . .

St. Augustine Record: Raja guilty, faces at least 25 years in prison

State Attorney David Aronberg was in the courtroom for the verdict, which came nearly three years after he decided to charge Raja with manslaughter and . . .

The Palm Beach Post: Man sentenced to life in prison for 2016 domestic homicide

Natasha Hoffenden wanted to leave. After an argument and being choked by her boyfriend, Gavin Guy, she wanted to grab her keys and her purse . . .

Sun Sentinel: Stabbing death of Navy sailor was murder, jury finds

Before reaching their verdicts, the jurors spent hours listening again to Vandermeeren-Sanchez’s and Charles’ testimony, through recordings played on speakers in the courtroom. Both were . . .

The Palm Beach Post: Joseph Frisbee GUILTY in Palm Beach Gardens guard murder

Just before jurors began deliberating in Joseph Frisbee’s murder trial Monday, Ellis and fellow prosecutor Alexcia Cox recounted for the jurors the brutal bludgeoning that . . .

The Palm Beach Post: Boynton Beach man who set girlfriend on fire faces life in prison after jury convicts him of attempted murder

This was the violent end to the eight-year tumultuous relationship with her ex-boyfriend Roosevelt Mondesir, who doused her with gasoline and chased her in and . . .

Sun Sentinel: Jury convicts man in Boynton Beach gas station fire attack

The defendant doused his former lover with gasoline and ignited her at a Boynton Beach 7-Eleven. But before his trial this week, he wrote the . . .

WPTV: Black Chamber of Commerce Palm Beach County names award winners

The Black Chamber of Commerce Palm Beach County’s Annual Ascension Awards is a gold stamp for established and newcomer businesses. F. Malcolm Cunningham Jr., an . . .

Florida Politics: Alexcia Cox ended 2023 with $137K toward Palm Beach State Attorney bid

Cox, who would be the first woman and African American to serve as Palm Beach State Attorney, said she is “extremely humbled and honored” by . . .

Florida Politics: Alexcia Cox passes $100K raised in 4-person race to succeed PBC State Attorney Dave Aronberg

Alexcia Cox, currently serving as Deputy Chief Assistant in the Palm Beach County State Attorney’s Office, is leading in a four-person fundraising competition to succeed . . .

Ground News: Alexcia Cox passes $100K raised in 4-person race to succeed PBC State Attorney Dave Aronberg

Palm Beach County State Attorney’s Office Deputy Chief Assistant Alexcia Cox is in the lead in a four-person money race. Cox is one of four . . .

UCF Alumni: The Faith and Dreams of Alexcia Cox ’02

For nearly two decades, Alexcia Cox ’02 has been pursuing justice for victims of domestic violence in Palm Beach County. In her role as Deputy . . .

South Florida Times: Cox Seeking To Become 1st Black Female State Attorney

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Alexcia Cox, deputy chief assistant to Palm Beach County State Attorney Dave Aronberg, is seeking to make history twice. Cox . . .