Crime

File photo of a prison. (credit: David Greedy/Getty Images)

’20th Hijacker’ Seeks Transfer To Guantanamo

An imprisoned man known as the “20th hijacker” in the 9/11 terror attacks asked a South Florida federal judge Wednesday for a transfer to the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, where several alleged senior terror plotters are awaiting trial.

12/10/2014

Hasani Jackson claims 4.7 seconds was not enough time for the driver ahead of him to make a decision about crossing the intersection, causing him to crash. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Teacher Injured In Crash Suing Tampa Over Short Yellow Lights

Hasani Jackson claims 4.7 seconds was not enough time for the driver ahead of him to make a decision about crossing the intersection, causing him to crash.

12/04/2014

File photo of handcufs. (Photo credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Police: Teens Throw Blanket Over Pizza Delivery Man’s Head, Steal Food

The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office arrested 8 teenagers who they say robbed a pizza delivery man by throwing a blanket over his head.

11/28/2014

Authorities in Florida say a 17-year-old Sarasota High School student organized a prostitution ring of students from nearby high schools.  (Photo Credit: MARTIN OESER/AFP/Getty Images)

Police: Student Running Prostitution Ring In Florida High Schools

Authorities in Florida say a 17-year-old Sarasota High School student organized a prostitution ring of students from nearby high schools.

CBS Tampa–11/25/2014

Facebook Friend Request Leads To Arrest Of Drive-By-Shooting Suspect

A Facebook friend request led to the arrest of a convicted felon and suspect in a Sunday drive-by shooting of a 12-year-old Florida boy.

11/20/2014

Mugshot of Gabriel Harris. (credit: New Smyrna Police Department)

Police: Drunken Bicyclist Arrested At Taco Bell Drive-Through

An alleged drunken bicyclist was arrested by police at a Taco Bell drive-through.

11/19/2014

Chadwick Banks fatally shot his sleeping wife and then raped and killed his young stepdaughter 22 years ago. (Photo by Getty Images)

Florida Man Executed For Stepdaughter’s Murder

Chadwick Banks fatally shot his sleeping wife and then raped and killed his young stepdaughter 22 years ago.

CBS Tampa–11/13/2014

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Mother Loses Custody Of Baby After Planning To Give Him Vegan Formula When He Lost Weight

A Florida mother loses custody of her baby after wanting to feed him with vegan formula when he lost 10 percent of his body weight.

CBS Tampa–11/12/2014

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Police: Woman Fatally Stabs Ex-Boyfriend Because He ‘Put A Curse On Her’

A woman allegedly believed that her ex-boyfriend “put a curse on her” so she stabbed him to death.

CBS Tampa–11/12/2014

File photo of a police car.  (Credit: Comstock/Thinkstock)

Quadruple Amputee And ‘Person Of Interest’ In Fla. Parents’ Murders, Kills Self At Traffic Stop

A quadruple amputee, who law enforcement say is a person of interest in the double murder of his Florida parents, shot and killed himself during a traffic stop in Memphis, Tenn. on Monday night.

CBS Tampa–11/11/2014

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