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Tampa man accused of molesting 9-year-old boy

A 28-year-old Tampa man was arrested Monday after a 9-year-old accused him of teaching him how to masturbate by demonstrating the technique in front of him, deputies say.

Published on 12/29/10
Updated on 07/12/13
Mom of slain Tampa police officer helps other survivors

Sandy Kocab is starting a foundation to send parents and siblings of fallen officers to memorial observances in Washington, D.C.

Published on 12/28/10
Updated on 03/22/13
Hundreds mourn man killed after going out for food

The body of Emilio Martinez was found Dec. 23, eight days after he disappeared.

Published on 12/28/10
Updated on 03/22/13
Mounted patrol officer a 'cop's cop'

He's not Santa, but Tampa police Officer Shane Gadoury has his own version of a reindeer.

Published on 12/23/10
Updated on 03/22/13
V.M. Ybor arsons prompt overhaul of fire probes

A spate of arsons in the V.M. Ybor neighborhood bedeviled residents for more than a year and led a frustrated mayor to bench the fire department from leading the probe.

Published on 12/22/10
Updated on 03/22/13
Plant City shootings get man life in prison

The shootings in 2008 sparked a massive police chase and led to the cancellation of the city's Christmas parade.

Published on 12/21/10
Updated on 03/22/13
Deputies: Apparent murder-suicide in Sun City Center

The sheriff's office says Jay Pruett, 58, shot his wife and then himself in their bedroom.

Published on 12/21/10
Updated on 03/22/13
Man pleads guilty in hit-and-run that killed UT student

The driver in a hit-and-run that killed one University of Tampa student and seriously injured another pleaded guilty today to leaving the scene of a crash.

Published on 12/21/10
Updated on 03/22/13
74-year-old bank robber gets probation

James Bruce said he robbed three banks to help pay his mortgage. He will be on probation for 10 years.

Published on 12/20/10
Updated on 03/22/13
Bail set for teen charged in grad party shooting

Apparent conflicting witness statements and a favorable ballistics report prompted a judge to set bail today for a man accused of killing one and wounding two when firing into the crowd at a high school graduation party....

Published on 12/20/10
Updated on 03/22/13
Ruskin teacher accused of shoplifting

TAMPA A teacher at Ruskin Christian School was arrested Saturday afternoon, accused of shoplifting at the Brandon Town Center Mall.

Published on 12/18/10
Updated on 07/12/13
Ex-postal worker gets house arrest, probation in mail theft

Sue Harris worked for the U.S. Postal Service for 15 years before leaving in 2005 while under investigation for missing mail.

Published on 12/17/10
Updated on 03/22/13
Inmates' carpentry skills benefit children's charity

Some of Santa's little helpers are serving time.

Published on 12/17/10
Updated on 03/22/13
Plant City businessman convicted of Medicare fraud

Ben Bane has built and sold businesses worth millions.

Published on 12/16/10
Updated on 03/22/13
Driver gets 15 years in prison in fatal Crosstown wreck

Summer Moll was unfazed at parading through a courtroom of strangers, past tall men in uniforms packing guns and waltzing up to the judge's wood-paneled bench.

Published on 12/14/10
Updated on 03/22/13