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Jane Castor defends her record as Tampa police chief - Tampa Bay Times
Jane Castor defends her record as Tampa police chief  Tampa Bay Times

The mayoral front-runner says she would have done some things differently in her six years as chief, but is proud of her record.


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:50:00 GMT



10 Tampa police officers investigated for misconduct - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
10 Tampa police officers investigated for misconduct  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

TAMPA, Fla. (FOX 13) - One year ago, Tampa Police officer Mark Landry stood next to police Chief Brian Dugan and accepted an award for employee of the ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 23:10:49 GMT



Her body was found near a dumpster in Tampa. Who was she, and how did police make an arrest? - Tampa Bay Times
Her body was found near a dumpster in Tampa. Who was she, and how did police make an arrest?  Tampa Bay Times

Laura Pietscher was last seen alive in Sebring in October. Gary Tyrone Danielle has been charged with her murder.


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:32:00 GMT



Hillsborough County Tampa Police search for armed suspect who robbed four stores Sean O'Reilly 3 - ABC Action News
Hillsborough County Tampa Police search for armed suspect who robbed four stores Sean O'Reilly 3  ABC Action News

TAMPA, Fla. — Detectives are investigating the robberies of four different stores that occurred throughout Tampa. The Tampa Police Department said the four ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:41:00 GMT



Tampa police arrest 48-year-old in Sebring woman’s 2018 murder - Tampa Bay Times
Tampa police arrest 48-year-old in Sebring woman’s 2018 murder  Tampa Bay Times

Gary Tyrone Danielle knew the victim, Laurie Marie Pietscher, according to Tampa police. She was found strangled last year.


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 22:21:00 GMT



David Straz: Fatal Tampa police shooting in 2014 may have prompted cover-up - Tampa Bay Times
David Straz: Fatal Tampa police shooting in 2014 may have prompted cover-up  Tampa Bay Times

The mayoral candidate made his remarks after meeting with the mother of Jason Westcott, who was fatally shot by police during a raid on his house.


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 19:11:00 GMT



Man arrested for assaulting Tampa Police Officer - WFLA
Man arrested for assaulting Tampa Police Officer  WFLA

TPD officers intervened to break up a fight near 7th Avenue and 20th Street when Dustin Church,27, punched an officer several times while the officer was trying ...


Posted on Sun, 17 Mar 2019 12:51:00 GMT



Tampa police identify recovered body as woman missing for over two months - WFLA
Tampa police identify recovered body as woman missing for over two months  WFLA

Tampa Police have identified the body of a woman found on Friday as a woman who has been missing since Jan. 8.


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:23:00 GMT



Wild pigs invade the Tampa Bay area - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Wild pigs invade the Tampa Bay area  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

A pun-filled pig post is making the rounds on Facebook after Tampa police took a photo of wild hogs out for a stroll near a New Tampa gas station early Friday ...


Posted on Sat, 23 Mar 2019 02:41:56 GMT



Ybor City visitor claims excessive force used in arrest - WFLA
Ybor City visitor claims excessive force used in arrest  WFLA

They got the wrong person. A Gainesville woman claims she's being targeted for crimes she didn't commit.


Posted on Sat, 23 Mar 2019 00:01:00 GMT



Tampa Police Monitor Area Mosques Following Deadly New Zealand Shooting - WGCU News
Tampa Police Monitor Area Mosques Following Deadly New Zealand Shooting  WGCU News

Tampa area Muslims are mourning the deaths of at least 49 people in attacks on a pair of mosques in New Zealand Friday. Hassan Shibly, attorney and chief.


Posted on Sun, 17 Mar 2019 20:48:45 GMT



Tampa Police investigating fatal motorcycle crash - WFLA
Tampa Police investigating fatal motorcycle crash  WFLA

Tampa Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash on Channelside Drive Wednesday morning. The motorcyclist was thrown from the motorcycle and ...


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa police searching for driver who struck man in wheelchair on Nebraska Avenue - Tampa Bay Times
Tampa police searching for driver who struck man in wheelchair on Nebraska Avenue  Tampa Bay Times

Investigators say the driver was in a white sedan that might have damage to front right side.


Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa Police looking for man who shot 7-Eleven clerk in Ybor City after stealing cigarettes - ABC Action News
Tampa Police looking for man who shot 7-Eleven clerk in Ybor City after stealing cigarettes  ABC Action News

Tampa police are searching for a man who stole cigarettes from a 7-11 in Ybor City then shot the clerk who chased after him.


Posted on Sat, 09 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa Police find missing man with severe dementia - WFLA
Tampa Police find missing man with severe dementia  WFLA

UPDATE: Mr. Brown has been found. He is safe and in good condition.


Posted on Sat, 02 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa Police search for two men caught on video allegedly placing skimmer device at gas pump - ABC Action News
Tampa Police search for two men caught on video allegedly placing skimmer device at gas pump  ABC Action News

The Tampa Police Department is looking for these two men who they accuse of placing a skimmer at a Mobil gas station.


Posted on Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa police search for gunman after deadly shooting at liquor store - WFLA
Tampa police search for gunman after deadly shooting at liquor store  WFLA

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) - Tampa police are searching for a gunman who shot and killed one person at a local liquor store and injured a second person.


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



David Straz mailer: Chief of Police isn't the right resume for Tampa's mayor - Florida Politics
David Straz mailer: Chief of Police isn't the right resume for Tampa's mayor  Florida Politics

Mailers claiming Jane Castor is unqualified to be Tampa's next mayor are hitting voters' mailboxes this week. In his latest mail piece, David Straz makes the ...


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:51:22 GMT



Tampa police still investigating therapist accused of possessing child pornography - WFLA
Tampa police still investigating therapist accused of possessing child pornography  WFLA

Tampa police arrested Alexander C. Smith at his home last Thursday after a cyber crimes unit investigation discovered at least 50 disturbing images of child ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa Police seek help to identify shooter - Tampa Bay Times
Tampa Police seek help to identify shooter  Tampa Bay Times

A 7/11 clerk in Ybor City was shot after he chased down a man his colleague said stole two packs of cigarettes.


Posted on Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa man faces DUI manslaughter charge after crash kills teen, police say - Tampa Bay Times
Tampa man faces DUI manslaughter charge after crash kills teen, police say  Tampa Bay Times

A witness told investigators Omar Wilson, 40, ran a red light at the intersection of N Nebraska Avenue and E Bird Street.


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:26:00 GMT



Tampa police: Man admits to drinking before deadly crash - WTSP.com
Tampa police: Man admits to drinking before deadly crash  WTSP.com

TAMPA, Fla. — A 24-year-old man admitted to drinking before he got behind the wheel and crashed his Jeep, killing his passenger, Tampa police say. Nicholas ...


Posted on Sun, 03 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Police reunite missing elderly man with family - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Police reunite missing elderly man with family  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Tampa police officers have located an elderly man with dementia who had been missing since early Friday afternoon.


Posted on Sat, 02 Mar 2019 03:01:40 GMT



Police: Missing Tampa man found - WTSP.com
Police: Missing Tampa man found  WTSP.com

Anyone with information was asked to call Tampa police.


Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa attorney Steve Anderson, counsel to government agencies, arrested on domestic violence charge - Tampa Bay Times
Tampa attorney Steve Anderson, counsel to government agencies, arrested on domestic violence charge  Tampa Bay Times

A woman told police that Anderson, 70, hit her across the face with a hat and threw it at her and later pulled her out of bed by the arm while she was sleeping.


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:54:00 GMT



Times recommends: Citro, Dingfelder, Rhodes for Tampa City Council - Tampa Bay Times
Times recommends: Citro, Dingfelder, Rhodes for Tampa City Council  Tampa Bay Times

Tampa voters will decide runoffs for three city council seats. Even under Tampa's strong-mayor form of government, the council plays a key role in shaping the ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:41:00 GMT



Tampa man with backyard bomb gets 1 year in prison - The Ledger
Tampa man with backyard bomb gets 1 year in prison  The Ledger

A Florida man convicted of setting off a pipe bomb in his backyard has been sentenced to a year in prison. Joseph Caltagirone, 61, was sentenced Friday in ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 19:01:05 GMT



Florida Highway trooper shoots a GPS tracker onto a fleeing car during chase - Orlando Weekly
Florida Highway trooper shoots a GPS tracker onto a fleeing car during chase  Orlando Weekly

A Florida Highway Patrol trooper darted a small, soda can-sized tracking device on the back of a fleeing minivan during a chase late Wednesday night,...


Posted on Sat, 23 Mar 2019 01:37:00 GMT



700 participants raise $100K for 'Walk Like Madd' against impaired driving - ABC Action News
700 participants raise $100K for 'Walk Like Madd' against impaired driving  ABC Action News

Over 700 people raised more than $100000 in the Walk Like Madd 5K, which was aimed at taking action against impaired driving.


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 22:45:00 GMT



Tampa mayoral runoff kicks off at full speed - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Tampa mayoral runoff kicks off at full speed  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

TAMPA, Fla. (FOX 13) - A day after Tampa's mayoral election narrowed the race down to two candidates, the second phase quickly heated up Wednesday as the ...


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 23:40:07 GMT



Passing the Buck: Tampa police blast David Straz attacks as the Tampa Tea Party weighs in on the race - Florida Politics
Passing the Buck: Tampa police blast David Straz attacks as the Tampa Tea Party weighs in on the race  Florida Politics

In what might be more harm than good, the Tampa Tea Party decided to announce its recommended candidates for the city's municipal races, including mayor.


Posted on Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



St. Petersburg opens new welcoming, cutting-edge police headquarters - Tampa Bay Times
St. Petersburg opens new welcoming, cutting-edge police headquarters  Tampa Bay Times

Mayor Rick Kriseman opens St. Petersburg's long-awaited project, replacing an embarrassing, cramped, outdated building.


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 20:32:00 GMT



Negative mailers, digital ads attacking mayoral candidate Jane Castor linked to challenger - ABC Action News
Negative mailers, digital ads attacking mayoral candidate Jane Castor linked to challenger  ABC Action News

TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Police Benevolent Association held a news conference on Friday to protest images used in mail flyers blasting Tampa Mayoral ...


Posted on Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Suspect in nine armed robberies in Tampa, St. Pete arrested - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Suspect in nine armed robberies in Tampa, St. Pete arrested  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Police in St. Petersburg, Florida arrested a man they say is responsible for more than nine armed robberies in St. Pete and Tampa.


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:13:00 GMT



Tampa City Council District 5: Jeffrey Rhodes, Orlando Gudes appear headed to runoff - Tampa Bay Times
Tampa City Council District 5: Jeffrey Rhodes, Orlando Gudes appear headed to runoff  Tampa Bay Times

TAMPA — A funeral home owner and a retired police officer appear headed for a runoff for the City Council District 5 seat, according to early results. Jeffrey L.


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Hurricane Re-Entry Tags Mailed To Tampa Evacuation Zone Residents - WUSF News
Hurricane Re-Entry Tags Mailed To Tampa Evacuation Zone Residents  WUSF News

Hurricane season may be about three months away, but the city of Tampa already has a plan to help residents after a storm.


Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Protesters march outside Jane Castor campaign office ahead of Tampa mayoral election - ABC Action News
Protesters march outside Jane Castor campaign office ahead of Tampa mayoral election  ABC Action News

A couple dozen people marched outside the campaign office of former Tampa Police Chief Jane Castor.


Posted on Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Jennifer Kesse: Missing woman's family settles lawsuit for police records, continues search for answers - ABC Action News
Jennifer Kesse: Missing woman's family settles lawsuit for police records, continues search for answers  ABC Action News

The parents of Jennifer Kesse have settled a lawsuit against police to finally get access to records related to her disappearance. But, it wasn't easy for them to ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 02:21:00 GMT



Tampa man, 36, may be connected to 11 armed robberies - Tampa Bay Times
Tampa man, 36, may be connected to 11 armed robberies  Tampa Bay Times

Ted Benjamin Grossman was arrested by St. Petersburg police on two counts of robbery with a deadly weapon. But he could be connected to nine other cases.


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 02:35:00 GMT



Hit-and-run driver injures person in wheelchair in Tampa - WFLA
Hit-and-run driver injures person in wheelchair in Tampa  WFLA

Tampa police are on scene of a hit-and-run accident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian on Sunday.


Posted on Sun, 03 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



With a Tampa hang tag on your rear-view mirror, you’ll get back home quicker after a hurricane - Tampa Bay Times
With a Tampa hang tag on your rear-view mirror, you’ll get back home quicker after a hurricane  Tampa Bay Times

The tags will grant people return passage through police blockades as soon as an area is deemed safe. Those without tags will have to wait in a slower line.


Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Police search for Dunkin' Donuts robber in Hillsborough County - ABC Action News
Police search for Dunkin' Donuts robber in Hillsborough County  ABC Action News

The search for a suspect is underway after he robbed a Dunkin' Donuts in Hillsborough County.


Posted on Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Franklin Manor hit with liquor license suspension - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Franklin Manor hit with liquor license suspension  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

A popular downtown bar will not be able to serve alcohol for an entire week next month.


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 22:38:46 GMT



Threats from hacked Twitter account of Tampa mayor 'not credible,' police say - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Threats from hacked Twitter account of Tampa mayor 'not credible,' police say  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

TAMPA, Fla. (FOX 13) - Tampa police and the FBI hope digital fingerprints will lead them to the person or people who hacked Mayor Bob Buckhorn's Twitter ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Feb 2019 10:03:56 GMT



How to get thrown out of a Hillsborough County School Board meeting - Tampa Bay Times
How to get thrown out of a Hillsborough County School Board meeting  Tampa Bay Times

Here's the latest on Ben Greene, the New Port Richey man who was stirring things up at the Hillsborough County School Board meetings - until he was barred ...


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 19:33:00 GMT



Straz says he won't take $160k mayoral salary. Castor: I wouldn't either if I drove a Bentley. - Tampa Bay Times
Straz says he won't take $160k mayoral salary. Castor: I wouldn't either if I drove a Bentley.  Tampa Bay Times

TAMPA - David Straz has a steep climb to overtake Jane Castor in the final 32 days before Tampa picks its next mayor. He said he wouldn't shy from throwing ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 15:55:00 GMT



Editorial: Castor stands out in race for Tampa mayor - Tampa Bay Times
Editorial: Castor stands out in race for Tampa mayor  Tampa Bay Times

The campaign has been a slog with a crowded field, dozens of forums and few policy differences. The former police chief rises above it.


Posted on Sun, 03 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Body Found in Hillsborough River Was Missing Woman - TB Reporter
Body Found in Hillsborough River Was Missing Woman  TB Reporter

Deborah Saucier had been missing since Jan. 8. Although no foul play is suspected, Tampa police said questions remain.


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:36:26 GMT



Police search for suspect in Centro Ybor convenience store shooting - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Police search for suspect in Centro Ybor convenience store shooting  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Police are searching for a suspect in a shooting at a convenience store in Ybor early Saturday morning.


Posted on Sat, 09 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



17-year-old runaway gone since August 2018 turns self in - WFLA
17-year-old runaway gone since August 2018 turns self in  WFLA

According to a Facebook Page, 17-year-old Michael Shine III has been found safe. Shine has been missing since Aug. 15.


Posted on Sun, 17 Mar 2019 14:13:00 GMT



Tampa Parks & Recreation offer summer camps for kids - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Tampa Parks & Recreation offer summer camps for kids  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Now is the time to start planning for those summer camps.


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:55:00 GMT



Jane Castor, David Straz tangle over needs of Tampa’s black community - Tampa Bay Times
Jane Castor, David Straz tangle over needs of Tampa’s black community  Tampa Bay Times

It was the first time the last two Tampa mayoral candidates standing have faced each other since the election.


Posted on Fri, 15 Mar 2019 02:08:00 GMT



Tampa man finds his car destroyed after parking on neighborhood street - ABC Action News
Tampa man finds his car destroyed after parking on neighborhood street  ABC Action News

TAMPA, Fla. — A homeowner in Seminole Heights said his car was destroyed after parking it on the street. "It really sucks. I feel like I'm doing a good job holding ...


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Editorial: Voters embrace Castor’s upbeat message in Tampa mayor’s race - Tampa Bay Times
Editorial: Voters embrace Castor’s upbeat message in Tampa mayor’s race  Tampa Bay Times

The former police chief just misses winning the race outright with just under half of the vote. She faces David Straz in the April 23 runoff.


Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa City Council approves week-long suspension of Franklin Manor's alcohol license - Creative Loafing Tampa
Tampa City Council approves week-long suspension of Franklin Manor's alcohol license  Creative Loafing Tampa

At a February 21 meeting, Tampa City Council decided that downtown Tampa nightclub Franklin Manor violated conditions of its alcoholic beverage sales ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 16:51:23 GMT



Tampa Venue Houses Hurricane First Responders - VenuesNow
Tampa Venue Houses Hurricane First Responders  VenuesNow

Posted by Lisa White | Sep 27, 2017 | General | 0. Tampa Venue Houses Hurricane First Responders. As Hurricane Irma came barreling toward Florida's west ...


Posted on Sun, 03 Mar 2019 01:59:17 GMT



Hit-and-run driver pushes van through Clearwater storefront, police say - Tampa Bay Times
Hit-and-run driver pushes van through Clearwater storefront, police say  Tampa Bay Times

The collision took place at about 2:30 a.m. at 33 N Fort Harrison Ave., location of the Church of Scientology's Way to Happiness Foundation.


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:39:00 GMT



Tampa Man Accused in Fatal Shooting - TB Reporter
Tampa Man Accused in Fatal Shooting  TB Reporter

TAMPA – A Tampa man was arrested Monday (March 11) in connection with the shooting of two men in the parking lot at City Liquors, according to the Tampa ...


Posted on Tue, 12 Mar 2019 07:48:59 GMT



St. Pete woman, 47, dies after her own car rolls over her, police say - Tampa Bay Times
St. Pete woman, 47, dies after her own car rolls over her, police say  Tampa Bay Times

The woman was found laying in her driveway at about 4:30 a.m. Wednesday.


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 00:55:00 GMT



In Seminole Heights killings, an opportunity for the defense: Not all roads led to suspect Howell Donaldson - Tampa Bay Times
In Seminole Heights killings, an opportunity for the defense: Not all roads led to suspect Howell Donaldson  Tampa Bay Times

Court documents reveal other suspects that police investigated in the weeks before they arrested him.


Posted on Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa Police Department Accepts Donation to Aid Traumatized Children - PR Web
Tampa Police Department Accepts Donation to Aid Traumatized Children  PR Web

Tampa, FL (PRWEB) February 24, 2019 -- Magnovo Training Group had the recent privilege to facilitate a charity teambuilding workshop in Tampa, Florida. In.


Posted on Sun, 24 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Cincinnati man drove Ohio girl to Florida, sexually assaulted her, say Pinellas Park police - Tampa Bay Times
Cincinnati man drove Ohio girl to Florida, sexually assaulted her, say Pinellas Park police  Tampa Bay Times

Pinellas Park officers said they found the 31-year-old man and the endangered juvenile at the Express Inn and Suites on U.S. 19.


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 19:06:00 GMT



Castor slammed at East Tampa forum for contributions from Vinik. Straz apologizes for Trump vote. - Tampa Bay Times
Castor slammed at East Tampa forum for contributions from Vinik. Straz apologizes for Trump vote.  Tampa Bay Times

The seven candidates for mayor appeared at the NAACP event, but the former police chief's 'biking while black' policy never came up.


Posted on Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Pasco deputy, mom of 3, dies by suicide - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Pasco deputy, mom of 3, dies by suicide  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

A deputy with the Pasco County Sheriff's Office has died by suicide, Sheriff Chris Nocco announced Monday. Deputy April Rodriguez used her own *service* ...


Posted on Mon, 25 Feb 2019 13:40:24 GMT



Throwing food, sex for chicken nuggets and other area Florida man and woman arrests - Bradenton Herald
Throwing food, sex for chicken nuggets and other area Florida man and woman arrests  Bradenton Herald

Florida man is well known for the countless odd situations he has found himself in over the years, and not just the Florida Man birthday challenge trending on ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 15:27:00 GMT



David Straz is spending heavily in black neighborhoods. Will it help him become Tampa's next mayor? - Tampa Bay Times
David Straz is spending heavily in black neighborhoods. Will it help him become Tampa's next mayor?  Tampa Bay Times

The retired banker has already broken the record for spending in a Tampa mayoral race, with nearly $2.2 million spent so far.


Posted on Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Wesley Chapel Man Accused in Multiple Tampa Burglaries - TB Reporter
Wesley Chapel Man Accused in Multiple Tampa Burglaries  TB Reporter

Tampa police said he was on probation for Pasco burglaries.


Posted on Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Pellets hit teachers during active-shooter training - Manteca Bulletin
Pellets hit teachers during active-shooter training  Manteca Bulletin

uINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana's largest teachers union says teachers at an elementary school were shot with plastic pellets during active-shooter training.


Posted on Sat, 23 Mar 2019 06:57:06 GMT



Race for Tampa Mayor: Jane Castor candidate profile - ABC Action News
Race for Tampa Mayor: Jane Castor candidate profile  ABC Action News

Jane Castor is a Tampa native and Tampa's former Police Chief of 6 years. She served for 31 years in the Tampa Police Department and is currently a law ...


Posted on Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



The long, odd history of Pasco County politicians behaving badly - Tampa Bay Times
The long, odd history of Pasco County politicians behaving badly  Tampa Bay Times

The story was already outrageous enough. Port Richey's mayor, Dale Massad, was arrested last month by a SWAT team after deputies say he shot at them as ...


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:16:00 GMT



Mother of three who drowned at Glazer JCC was staying at nearby mental health center - Tampa Bay Times
Mother of three who drowned at Glazer JCC was staying at nearby mental health center  Tampa Bay Times

Tiffany Marie Jones sought treatment for mental health and substance abuse issues so she could be there for her young sons, but she left the treatment center ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



New documents detail horror, heartbreak in Bayshore crash that killed mother, daughter - Tampa Bay Times
New documents detail horror, heartbreak in Bayshore crash that killed mother, daughter  Tampa Bay Times

Hillsborough prosecutors released hundreds of documents this week, including police reports and a crash analysis, in their case against the teens accused of ...


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



'We're scared they will kill us.' Venezuelan family living in Tampa faces deportation to a country in crisis - Tampa Bay Times
'We're scared they will kill us.' Venezuelan family living in Tampa faces deportation to a country in crisis  Tampa Bay Times

William Paredes, a former police officer, says he and his family would be targeted by the government.


Posted on Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Jane Castor has sizable lead in new poll of Tampa mayor's race, which shows a three-way battle for second - Tampa Bay Times
Jane Castor has sizable lead in new poll of Tampa mayor's race, which shows a three-way battle for second  Tampa Bay Times

David Straz, Harry Cohen and Dick Greco Jr. appear to be locked in a close battle for a spot in the April 23 runoff.


Posted on Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



She led the great St. Pete parking garage revolt. Then she was arrested. - Tampa Bay Times
She led the great St. Pete parking garage revolt. Then she was arrested.  Tampa Bay Times

After spending two hours trapped in a line of traffic trying to escape the McNulty Parking Garage, Kathryn Socash took matters — and a wooden gate — into her ...


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 23:00:00 GMT



Motorcyclist Dies in Channelside Drive Crash - TB Reporter
Motorcyclist Dies in Channelside Drive Crash  TB Reporter

He failed to make a turn and collided with another vehicle, Tampa police said.


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



David Straz's path to victory in the Tampa mayoral race? 'It's not a hill, it's a mountain.' - Tampa Bay Times
David Straz's path to victory in the Tampa mayoral race? 'It's not a hill, it's a mountain.'  Tampa Bay Times

The retired banker needs to get more people to the polls and capture most returning voters to have a shot at beating Jane Castor.


Posted on Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Ribfest ending after 30 years in St. Petersburg - Tampa Bay Times
Ribfest ending after 30 years in St. Petersburg  Tampa Bay Times

Changing tastes and rising costs stuck a fork in the venerable rock and barbecue festival. But organizers say a next chapter is coming.


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 03:42:00 GMT



Annual Ribfest event in St. Pete is retiring after 30 years - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Annual Ribfest event in St. Pete is retiring after 30 years  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

The festival that celebrated everything about a slab of ribs is going away.


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:30:00 GMT



Police Officer Posed As Dead Man To Catch Woman Distributing Drugs - International Business Times
Police Officer Posed As Dead Man To Catch Woman Distributing Drugs  International Business Times

Investigators from Tampa, Florida, arrested and charged a woman with distributing drugs leading to death with the help of an undercover officer who ...


Posted on Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Charges dropped against former TPD officer Adam York - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Charges dropped against former TPD officer Adam York  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

The former Tampa police officer, accused of sexual battery against a woman he pulled over, has been vindicated.


Posted on Tue, 13 Nov 2018 23:31:31 GMT



Police: 18-year-old woman shot, killed in Tampa during party - ABC Action News
Police: 18-year-old woman shot, killed in Tampa during party  ABC Action News

Tampa Police is investigating a shooting from early Sunday morning that took the life of an 18-year-old woman.


Posted on Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa police: Young woman killed in shooting Sunday during ‘large gathering’ - Tampa Bay Times
Tampa police: Young woman killed in shooting Sunday during ‘large gathering’  Tampa Bay Times

The shooting occurred about 1:30 a.m. in the 3700 block of North 15th Street. Police are not identifying the victim.


Posted on Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa Police located missing, endangered 84-year-old man - ABC Action News
Tampa Police located missing, endangered 84-year-old man  ABC Action News

UPDATE | Roland was located on Saturday and reunited with his family. TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Police Department is searching for a missing and ...


Posted on Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa Police looking for shooting suspect - WFLA
Tampa Police looking for shooting suspect  WFLA

Tampa Police are looking for a suspect who shot a person and assaulted a woman Saturday in a 7-Eleven parking lot in North Dale Mabry.


Posted on Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Slain Tampa Police Officer Remembered on 30-Year Anniversary - Bay News 9
Slain Tampa Police Officer Remembered on 30-Year Anniversary  Bay News 9

TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Police Department honored one of its own at a memorial *service* on Friday. Officer Porfirio Soto Jr. killed in line of duty in December ...


Posted on Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa police: Viral airport sex-trafficking post not what it seems - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Tampa police: Viral airport sex-trafficking post not what it seems  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Tampa police and Uber both say a viral Facebook post about a possible human trafficking incident involving an Uber ride from the airport is not what it seems.


Posted on Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa police search for suspects after club shooting - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Tampa police search for suspects after club shooting  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Tampa police said they are searching for two suspects following a club shooting.


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:07:00 GMT



Tampa police: Speeding car hits 7 people, including five kids - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Tampa police: Speeding car hits 7 people, including five kids  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Five children and two adults are expected to recover after being hit by a car in the north Tampa area Thursday morning.


Posted on Thu, 01 Nov 2018 12:39:34 GMT



Hillsborough County Tampa Police search for burglar caught on home surveillance Emily McCain 12:06 PM - ABC Action News
Hillsborough County Tampa Police search for burglar caught on home surveillance Emily McCain 12:06 PM  ABC Action News

The Tampa Police Department is searching for a burglar caught on surveillance video stealing various items from a home.


Posted on Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Man loses suit against Tampa police after being shot in face during attempted suicide call - Tampa Bay Times
Man loses suit against Tampa police after being shot in face during attempted suicide call  Tampa Bay Times

Tampa real estate agent Jason Turk's four-year legal battle against the city of Tampa and its police department came to an end last week, when a jury sided with ...


Posted on Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa police pay tribute to veterans with powerful music video - ABC Action News - Tampa Bay
Tampa police pay tribute to veterans with powerful music video  ABC Action News - Tampa Bay

The Tampa Police Department released a tribute to veterans on Veteran's Day with officers singing "God Bless the USA."


Posted on Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Police find nearly $400,000 in a murder victim's hotel room. Temple Terrace wants to keep it. - Tampa Bay Times
Police find nearly $400,000 in a murder victim's hotel room. Temple Terrace wants to keep it.  Tampa Bay Times

Omid Abdul Khaled, who rented the room in the WoodSpring Suites on Morris Bridge Road, was apparently shot to death in Tampa on Jan. 8.


Posted on Fri, 01 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa police officer shows off motorcycle skills - WFLA
Tampa police officer shows off motorcycle skills  WFLA

Tampa Police Officer Dave Hazelzet shows off his incredible motor skills on Thursday!


Posted on Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa Police to use ShotSpotter devices in high-crime areas - ABC Action News
Tampa Police to use ShotSpotter devices in high-crime areas  ABC Action News

TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Police Department will test software next year that detects gunshots using audio sensors. "This will help us narrow down through ...


Posted on Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Man accused in Tampa police shooting will go to state hospital - Tampa Bay Times
Man accused in Tampa police shooting will go to state hospital  Tampa Bay Times

TAMPA — The man accused of trying to kill two Tampa police officers will undergo mental health treatment at a state hospital, a judge ruled Thursday.


Posted on Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Tampa police seek woman who has been missing for more than a week - WFLA
Tampa police seek woman who has been missing for more than a week  WFLA

The Tampa Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding a missing woman.


Posted on Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Police Chief Brian Dugan gets high marks under one Tampa mayor, but another is coming - Tampa Bay Times
Police Chief Brian Dugan gets high marks under one Tampa mayor, but another is coming  Tampa Bay Times

Dugan has grown to love the role during his first year as chief, calling it, 'The loneliest, best job.'


Posted on Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Gunman shot family member, leaving victim critically injured, Tampa police say - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Gunman shot family member, leaving victim critically injured, Tampa police say  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

A Tampa man is in critical condition after being shot.


Posted on Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tampa police: Gasparilla yields 11 arrests, 38 medical transports - Tampa Bay Times
Tampa police: Gasparilla yields 11 arrests, 38 medical transports  Tampa Bay Times

Two arrests involved men standing atop and damaging a police vehicle. Two others were for battery on a law enforcement officer.


Posted on Sun, 27 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



 

 
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