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Sunday, Apr 20, 2014

Crime & Courts

Police: Two dead, two wounded in Tampa shooting

Two people are dead and two others were taken to a hospital Sunday afternoon after a shooting at Al Barnes Park, 2902 32nd St. N., according to Tampa police.
Updated: 42 mins ago
Boyfriend charged in shooting death of girlfriend  in Clearwater

Boyfriend charged in shooting death of girlfriend in Clearwater

A Clearwater man was charged in the death of his girlfriend Sunday after he ran from the house to a store to notify authorities.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Tampa family talks to lawyer about diabetic driver’s death

Tampa family talks to lawyer about diabetic driver’s death

TAMPA – The family of a diabetic man who died Wednesday after he was taken into police custody issued a statement Saturday noting “conflicting accounts” of the incident and saying it is consulting with a lawyer....
Published: 04/19/14
Polk deputies seek attempted murder suspect

Polk deputies seek attempted murder suspect

Polk County sheriff’s deputies are asking the public’s help to locate a man suspected of stabbing another man early today in Wahneta.
Published: 04/19/14
Foster mom saw signs of neglect in Hakken boys

Foster mom saw signs of neglect in Hakken boys

Joshua and Sharyn Hakken weren’t supposed to know where she lived.
Published: 04/19/14
Cats killed in suspected arson at Animal Coalition of Tampa

Cats killed in suspected arson at Animal Coalition of Tampa

Investigators suspect arson in a fire that killed several animals at the Animal Coalition of Tampa Bay early this morning.
Published: 04/19/14
Police: One dead after Tampa woman crashes into Sarasota home

Police: One dead after Tampa woman crashes into Sarasota home

A Tampa woman is facing charges of vehicular homicide after police say she crashed her car into a house in Sarasota early this morning killing a woman inside.
Published: 04/19/14
School fires principal accused of molestation

School fires principal accused of molestation

A principal at a Tampa independent school, arrested on a charge of molesting a 14-year-old student, was released from jail early Friday morning after posting $7,500 bail. He was immediately terminated from his job.
Published: 04/18/14
Updated: 04/19/14

Tampa police car involved in crash during crash investigation

A Tampa police officer’s vehicle was struck by another vehicle as two officers were investigating a crash near Tampa International Airport on Friday, Tampa police said.
Published: 04/18/14

Vendor to process Madeira Beach parking citations

MADEIRA BEACH — The city has joined a growing list of Pinellas County municipalities that have their parking tickets processed by a private vendor rather than the county Clerk of the Circuit Court to get a bigger percentage of the fines paid....
Published: 04/18/14