Miami-Dade PD issues statement on Boston Marathon explosions

Published On: Apr 15 2013 04:29:54 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 15 2013 06:26:33 PM EDT
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MIAMI -

The Miami-Dade Police Department issued a statement on the two explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon.

“We are aware of the incident in Boston, Massachusetts, and are working vigilantly with our regional partners in law enforcement at the local, state and federal level. We have increased our security measures in those areas and sites deemed as critical infrastructures and will continue to monitor the situation," said Deputy Director Juan Perez.

The visibility of Broward Sheriff's Office deputies has been increased at Port Everglades or Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, said Sheriff Scott Israel.

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