Bomb Threat Made Against Hillsborough Schools Thursday Morning Determined To Not Be CredibleParents of children in Hillsborough County Public Schools received an automated message Thursday morning stating an anonymous bomb threat has been made.
Sex Trafficking Bust During Super Bowl Week In Tampa Results In Record ArrestsSuper Bowl LV in Tampa brought something much darker than fans to the Bay Area. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office seized the opportunity and made a record number of arrests during the Super Bowl week, as well as the recovery of six individuals believed to be victims of human trafficking.
9/11: HCSO Employees Share Their Stories As First Responders That DayThere were ceremonies and moments of silence across Tampa Bay Friday as many paid respects, remembering 9/11. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Department paid tribute to those who lost their lives on that day and to people in our own community who saved countless others.
HCSO Searching For Tampa Puppy ThiefSurveillance video captured the man grabbing an eight-week-old Maltese puppy, with a retail value of $3,000, from its playpen, and fleeing the store as employees raced behind him.
Tampa Area Shooting Spree Suspect Arrested, Additional Victims IdentifiedThe Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office has identified additional victims in a shooting investigation that spanned multiple areas in Tampa and Hillsborough County on Thursday night, July 30.
UPDATE: High School Coach In Tampa Arrested For Sex With StudentsIn 2016, Reginald Lawrence, 48, engaged in sexual relations with the victim during six different occasions at his home. The victim was a student at Tampa Bay Tech, located at 6410 Orient Road in Tampa, who has since graduated.
HCSO Needs Help Identifying Suspects In Vehicle Theft/Burglary Spree“Knowing that guns have been stolen from some of these vehicles, identifying and locating these suspects is even more urgent. We do not want to see these weapons contributing to crime in our communities,” said Sheriff Chad Chronister. "Please, help us help you by locking your doors, taking valuable items inside or concealing them if you must leave them in your vehicle.”
Jason Allgair, Steinbrenner High School Band Teacher Accused Of Sexual Misconduct With StudentBetween October 2017 and May 2018, Allgair engaged in sexual acts with the female student both on and off-campus.
Florida Man Bit Elderly Man's Ear, Attempted To Stab Him With Broken GlassSheriff Chad Chronister: 'This Man Faces Numerous Felony Charges And Remains In Jail At This Time.'