Crime & Courts
TAMPA — A 43-year-old Tampa woman was arrested Sunday morning after a Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office deputy saw her driving the wrong way on West Linebaugh Avenue, the sheriff’s office said.
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TAMPA — Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office detectives want the public’s help in locating 2-year-old Leroy Tyrese Carlyle to confirm his well-being.
TAMPA — When a vaccine for the human papillomavirus was made available in 2006, doctors hailed it as a medical breakthrough. The HPV vaccine helps prevent several forms of cancer, including cervical cancer, a particularly important advance in ...
TAMPA — The deputies who work on the Hillsborough County Sheriff Office Homeless Initiative face a daunting, seemingly impossible task every day: get the homeless off the streets.
A young woman was snatched from a Tampa street and sexually battered early Saturday and police are asking for help finding the suspect.
A woman who called 911 when she couldn’t find her 5-year-old son on Saturday afternoon was argumentative, uncooperative and apparently intoxicated when officers arrived, the St. Petersburg police department said.
Area firefighters were kept busy Saturday night with two home fires.
TAMPA — Edie Rhea could have used a helping hand as a teenager 30 years ago after she emerged from a life in which men and women bought her for sex.
DADE CITY — A 400-pound black bear named “Abner” severely mauled a Pasco County woman Friday afternoon when she tried to pet him.
A car and pickup truck collided in Mango late Friday, leaving both drivers hospitalized in critical condition.