Hillsborough County Commission Extends Local State Of EmergencyThe Hillsborough County Commission voted to extend the county’s state of emergency despite the governor’s executive order.
Pedestrian Killed By Drunk Driver In Pinellas Park, BAC Was Over .15A pedestrian was killed in Pinellas Park early Friday morning by a 23-year-old St. Pete woman woman driving under the influence of alcohol.
Florida Man Arrested At Lake Fannie Boat Ramp, Propositioning Undercover Officer To Engage In Lewd Sexual ActsTwo Florida Men were are behind bars after propositioning undercover detectives for lewd sexual acts at two different public parks. One of the men arrested is a registered sex offender.
Downtown Tampa Man Arrested For 100 Counts Of Child PornographyA Tampa Man was arrested Tuesday and charged with 100 counts of child pornography after police identify a computer of his offering distribution of the pornography.
DNA Incriminates Clearwater Man In Sexual Battery Case From 1999A Clearwater man is behind bars after cold case DNA was re-submitted from a sexual battery crime that occured in 1999.
Manhunt Of Teens Suspected In Burglary Spree Ends In ArrestTeens suspected in a recent burglary spree in Hernando County evaded capture multiples times, were detained, escaped police custody and led authorities on a manhunt.
Tampa Bay School Districts Respond To Governor DeSantis' Executive OrderOn Tuesday, school districts in the area made announcements about whether students will be required to wear masks through the rest of the 2020-'21 school year.
Florida Softball Game Ends In Gunfire, Police Offer Reward For InformationA softball game in Winter Haven ends in gunshots and leaves police searching for more information.
29-Year-Old Pedestrian In Critical Condition, Struck By SUV In ClearwaterA pedestrian was hospitalized after being was struck and injured late Tuesday evening in Clearwater.
Governor DeSantis Suspends All COVID-19 Restrictions In FloridaGovernor Ron DeSantis signed an emergency order that will do away with all local COVID-19 emergency orders throughout the state.
Local Officials Warn About Possible Increase In Vacation ScamsOfficials say you may see more scams offering free vacations or vacation rentals as more people start to travel again.
$54M Worth Of Drugs Seized In Polk, Largest Bust In County HistorySheriff Grady Judd says the operation resulted in the largest methamphetamine seizure in Polk County history.
Tampa Bay Doctors React To New CDC GuidelinesThe CDC announced Tuesday that people who are vaccinated are now allowed to participate in most outdoor activities without masks.
Pasco County School District Requires Masks Through Rest Of School YearThe superintendent says he made a mistake when he claimed that the district’s ability to require masks depended on the state's executive order.
Florida Dice Game Turns Fatal, Deadly Force Deemed 'Lawful & Justified'The office of State Attorney Andrew Warren announced Tuesday that the use of deadly force against 21-year-old Zaike Barker following a dice game disagreement was lawful and justified.