A sick alligator was reported in a pond on Henderson Road on July 26. Police came and observed the 4-foot-long alligator. It did not look sick to them.
In August 2001, Miami Beach police arrested actress Natasha Lyonne and charged her with a DUI after she hit a road sign and refused to take a Breathalyzer test. She later pled guilty to drunk driving and received a sentence of six months of probation and 50 hours of community service, and had her license suspended.