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ST. PETERSBURG — A commercial hauler was killed this morning while he was trying to address a problem with his dump truck at the county’s Waste-To-Energy Facility, authorities say.
CLEARWATER — A jury today convicted a man of intentionally running down his estranged girlfriend with her car and killing her as her three children watched in horror.
CLEARWATER — Richard Cooper on Tuesday got the best news he has had in 30 years — a chance to be taken off death row.
CLEARWATER — His defense attorney tried to portray Darryl DeWayne Williams as different from the other two men accused of killing a crack-addicted prostitute before her body turned up in Lake Maggiore on Christmas...
CLEARWATER — The FBI has charged two men with giving drugs to a 16-year-old girl and then offering her for sex, according to a complaint filed in U.S. District Court in Tampa on Monday.
Auxiliary rangers are worried about their own safety following a string of robberies on a part of the trail that cuts through south St. Petersburg.
CLEARWATER — There were roughly 15 friends and family members at the card game in south St. Petersburg that night, with anywhere from $200 to $900 in cash on the table, when two armed men burst through the door an...
ST. PETERSBURG — Violent crime in the Childs Park neighborhood spiked by 30 percent last year, roughly five times the increase the city as a whole saw.
ST. PETERSBURG — Stephanie Reilley recently purchased some panties at the Dillard’s store in the Tyrone Square Mall.
ST. PETERSBURG — A St. Petersburg man was booked into Pinellas County Jail on Tuesday on charges he was drunk when his car struck another one in November, killing his passenger.
CLEARWATER — Mandy Avis shot and killed her boyfriend in December, and she won’t spend a day in prison for it.
TAMPA — A federal jury on Friday awarded $975,000 to the estate of Jennifer DeGraw, a 50-year-old mentally ill woman who died after she was found unresponsive in her Pinellas County Jail cell in 2009.
CLEARWATER — After deliberating over a two-day period, a jury convicted a South Pasadena man of fatally stabbing his longtime lover over a lingering argument about gold and a trip to Utah.
CLEARWATER — When a verdict is announced today in the first-degree murder trial of John Hill, he will be lucky if the judge allows him to hear it in person.
CLEARWATER — Just after midnight, a drug dealer nicknamed “Nephew” repeatedly fired at a fleeing sport utility vehicle after a dispute over the price for six pieces of crack cocaine.
ST. PETERSBURG — A 35-year-old St. Petersburg man has been arrested on charges he grabbed a woman at a bus stop early Wednesday, dragged her to his apartment and raped her, according to St. Petersburg police.
CLEARWATER — An 18-year-old woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges she set up a man she met online for a robbery that went awry, leading to his death.
Christine Lacy’s house was destroyed after the search for her husband, Hydra Lacy, led to the destruction of her house. Now she is suing for the loss of house and possessions.
CLEARWATER — Families that lose a loved one to a drunk driver often want retribution, usually in the form of a prison sentence.
ST. PETERSBURG – Three men were arrested on charges of stealing purses from women in parking lots at stores across the county, and one woman was run over after struggling with one of the thieves, according to docu...
CLEARWATER — Robert Turnbull was trying to help when he offered to give his friend a ride on his Sea Doo watercraft to retrieve a wallet and money that he had left on a boat.
Deputies say a mother and two sons were last seen two weeks ago, and her husband went missing in Pinellas after missing a bond hearing on DUI manslaughter and vehicular homicide charges.
CLEARWATER — The message on Craigslist sought a particular kind of rendezvous: “Are there any women out there into family love?”
CLEARWATER — The two guests they invited to their St. Petersburg house, after meeting them at the Atlantis Gentlemen’s Club in Largo, didn’t turn out to be so sociable after all.
PINELLAS PARK — Pinellas County sheriff’s investigators think a hydroponic marijuana grow house that caught fire last month was operated by a leader of a gang called Nation of Thugs, according to court docu...
CLEARWATER — If you have to do business at the Pinellas County Justice Center as, say, a juror, or even a crime suspect, you might notice the place slightly more chaotic than usual.
ST. PETERSBURG – An 18-year-old man burst into his neighbor’s house and attacked him, biting his face, hands and neck, and yelling that he wanted to eat his eyeballs, authorities said.
ST. PETERSBURG — By his own admission, Freddie Lee Crawford was a troublemaker when he worked as a black patrol officer for the St. Petersburg Police Department in the 1960s.
LARGO — When a survey last year asked Pinellas County sheriff’s deputies whether they wanted to switch from white to green uniform shirts, comments ran the gamut.
Pinellas County deputies have release new photos of a Clearwater woman who has been missing since December. One of the photos shows a tribal necklace the woman is known to frequently wear.
CLEARWATER — Bruce Bartlett, the second in command under Pinellas-Pasco State Attorney Bernie McCabe since McCabe was elected 22 years ago, has retired.
LARGO — A paramedic fatally stabbed his live-in girlfriend with a 35-inch sword earlier this month just days after she threw him out for texting his ex-wife, authorities say.
Rangers in the Great Smoky Mountains on Wednesday were searching for a 40-year-old Tennessee man wanted in connection with a slaying in Pinellas County, authorities said.
ST. PETE BEACH — A 39-year-old St. Pete Beach man was arrested early Tuesday after he attacked two Pinellas County sheriff’s deputies helping the man’s estranged girlfriend move her belongings out of...
LARGO — It wasn’t double-dipping exactly.
Pinellas County deputies are seeking the public’s help in locating a Clearwater woman who has been missing since December.
When someone is arrested, how public should their mugshot be?
CLEARWATER — A mentally ill man pleaded guilty this morning to trying to kill a black city employee three years ago
LARGO — Two Pinellas County sheriff’s deputies left the agency earlier this week while they were under investigation in two unrelated cases, authorities say — on...