EXCLUSIVE — Secret Recordings: PBSO Investigated ex-Firefighter Who Complained of Unfair Treatment From Judge Marni Bryson!

Policing the Police

WEST PALM BEACH -- In what's mushrooming into a political scandal within the administration of Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw, a PBSO investigator discussing open criminal cases on a recorded phone line said he was ordered by superiors to delve into the life of former West Palm Beach Fire Rescue Capt. Rick Curtis, a man whose only crime was to complain that a judge wasn't treating him fairly. Curtis, who now in the private sector, … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Police Evidence Clerk Accused of Stealing $100,000 in SEIZED CASH!

RIVIERA BEACH -- A longtime Riviera Beach Police evidence clerk is set to be arrested today for allegedly stealing more than 200 bags of cash seized by officers from the bad guys and placed into evidence. Claudia Hutchinson, a former dispatcher reassigned to the evidence room, may have stolen more than $100,000, according to a police snitch. The upcoming arrest is sure to give plenty of headaches to local justice providers: Prosecutors … [Read more...]

Church Sex Scandal Explodes in Fort Lauderdale . . . Shadow of Kathy Willetts Hovers Over Coral Ridge!

Tullian Tchividjian and wife Kim

FORT LAUDERDALE -- Another scandal has hit a Fort Lauderdale megachurch that takes pride in being considered the keeper of the moral compass in a city that features sin as a badge of honor. Pastor Tullian Tchividjian, who happens to be super preacher Billy Graham's grandson,  resigned from his pulpit at Coral Ridge Presbyterian over the weekend after admitting to having an affair. He was the successor of famed preacher D. James Kennedy, who … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Bill Gates on Horse Manure Scandal: It’s One Big Misunderstanding!

Bill Gates

WELLINGTON -- A mouthpiece for billionaire Bill Gates responded to Gossip Extra's scoop about the fines that Gates is racking up courtesy of the Village of Wellington by saying it's all one big paperwork snafu! Still, according to the spokeswoman, Gates' people are working on the problem with Wellington officials. Gates, we reported Monday, has received more than $40,000 in fines since July because a horse manure holding tank on his fancy … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — FBI Raids Boca Raton Cigar Bar, Arrests Figures in Alex Rodriguez Scandal!

BOCA RATON -- Two major players in the recent Alex Rodriguez doping scandal and a third man were quietly nabbed by the FBI last week in and around Boca Raton on a litany of charges, Gossip Extra has learned. The three were accused of peddling bootleg Cialis, Viagra and Xanax as well as steroids and growth hormones, an illegal business conducted out of a fancy cigar bar near Mizner Park. And one of the suspects, the man who originally … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Drinking Scandal Ensnares Benjamin School, Jack Nicklaus’ Family!

PALM BEACH GARDENS -- The aftermaths of a drinking scandal at the fancy Benjamin School in Palm Beach Gardens is overshadowing the excitement of graduation later this month. Two seniors from prominent families, J.B. Thompson and Ray Anderson, were expelled after they allegedly took control of a classmate's cellphone and posted an obscene message on the Facebook page of the Ivy League school where the classmate is headed, Yale … [Read more...]

OPINION — WPTV Placed Its Reputation Above Children’s Safety in Rob Lopicola Scandal!

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WEST PALM BEACH -- While WPTV-Channel 5 talks a good game when it comes to the public's safety, the shameful Rob Lopicola episode that ended Friday with his sentencing to 56 months in prison on charges related to his having sex with underage boys exposed WPTV's extreme hypocrisy. It showed the station was in full CYA mode when Lopicola mysteriously left his job in 2006 -- four years before he started putting the mental and physical health … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS: Pam Bondi in Bed With Donald Trump?

PALM BEACH -- Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi is caught in yet another controversy this week as a contribution to her re-election campaign from Palm Beacher Donald Trump are raising conflict-of-interest questions. The $25,000 from a foundation controlled by Trump to a political committee that supports Bondi came THREE DAYS after a Bondi spokeswoman revealed that her office is reviewing allegations of consumer ripoff leveled against … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE: State Rep. Bill Hager Secretly Marries His Mistress!

Delray Beach/Boca Raton area State Rep. Bill Hager secretly married the woman who broke up his long-time marriage, Gossip Extra has learned. Hager, who just had his divorce from Florida Atlantic University professor Beth King reopened, was hitched to the much-younger South American hottie he was busted with two years ago. The nuptials were held over the weekend in Washington, D.C., before an intimate crowd of the new wife's family members, … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Florida State Rep. Bill Hager to ex-Wife: Gimme my Money!

State Rep. Bill Hager wants his share from the $1.3 million-sale of the house he owned with his ex-wife in the fancy Patch Reef Estates in Boca Raton. But for Hager to get a check for $872,000, his cut, he needs the ex's cooperation. And, the Republican lawmaker claims in court documents, that's been hard to come by. -- UPDATE: Family values State Rep. Bill Hager marries his mistress! The ex, Florida Atlantic University nursing … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Miami Model Carmen Ortega: LeBron James Wants me!

Carmen Ortega, the small-time Miami model who once helped ex-Miami Dolphins star Reggie Bush get over Kim Kardashian, has sparked a mini-scandal involving the soon-to-be-married LeBron James. It seems Ortega (above) lost her cell phone recently, and the alleged finder leaked a series of text messages between her and the Miami Heat superstar to Bossip.com. Remember now: James is supposed to marry his high school sweetheart, and the mother … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Simon Cowell Escapes Baby Mama Drama in France!

X Factor judge Simon Cowell escaped his baby mama drama in the United States by jetting to France for a vacay on his 196-foot yacht -- with a bevy of bikini-clad hotties! Cowell, 53, is accused in a divorce filed by New York developer Andrew Silverman of causing his split from wife Lauren Silverman, a native of Miami Beach and graduate of Davie's University School. Cowell flew into Cannes Sunday and has been spotted jet-skiing near his ship. … [Read more...]

SCANDAL — Miami Pap: Simon Cowell’s Baby Mama Fled my Bedroom Naked!

Now that socialite Lauren Silverman has been outed as the married woman knocked up by X Factor judge Simon Cowell, it seems that everyone has a story about the 36-year-old Silverman growing up in South Florida. There's the yarn about her having to leave Miami Country Day School after her two-month "affair" with an English teacher, an "affair" that the teacher now says never happened in the carnal sense. Then there's this one, told by … [Read more...]