Crime

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Man Convicted Of Murder In Killing Over Loud Music

Florida man convicted of 1st-degree murder for killing teenager after argument over loud music.

CBS Tampa–10/01/2014

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Police: 80-Year-Old Man Punched In Face At Applebee’s After Telling Suspect To Stop Cursing

An 80-year-old man was allegedly punched at a restaurant bar after asking a man to stop cursing and talking about women’s bodies.

CBS Tampa–10/01/2014

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Florida Officer On Leave After Using Stun Gun On 62-Year-Old Woman

A Florida police officer is on administrative leave after he fired a stun gun into a 62-year-old woman’ back during an arrest.

CBS Tampa–10/01/2014

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8 Florida Schools Evacuated After Bomb Threats

Seminole County Public Schools received multiple calls warning of bombs Friday afternoon, promoting officials to evacuate 8 elementary schools.

CBS Tampa–09/26/2014

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Florida Speed Trap Town May Lose Its Police Force

A tiny north Florida town known as a speed trap may lose its police department.

09/26/2014

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Police: Uber Driver Arrested After Groping Woman

An Orlando driver for the Uber ride-sharing service is facing a battery charge after a woman says he placed his hand inside her shirt.

CBS Tampa–09/26/2014

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Mother Allegedly Drives With Baby In Trunk To Avoid Being Cited For Not Having Car Seat

A mother is being accused of driving around with her 5-month-old baby in the trunk of a car to avoid being ticket by police for not having a car seat.

CBS Tampa–09/24/2014

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2 Injured In Mall Shooting, 2 Dead In Car Crash

Police say two people were injured in a shooting at central Florida mall and two men believed to be suspects were killed when their car crashed as they fled.

09/24/2014

Police say a man who had just robbed a TD Bank in Palm Springs was running away from the scene. He fired at a policeman before being shot by an officer.(Photo by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/GettyImages)

Suspect Shot As He Flees Bank Robbery

Man fleeing a bank robbery was shot after firing at an officer, say Palm Spring police.

CBS Tampa–09/23/2014

Donald Spirit. (credit: Florida Department of Law Enforcement)

Florida Man Admits To Killing Family In 911 Call

With an edgy yet calm voice, Donald Spirit told a 911 dispatcher he had just killed his six grandchildren, including a baby, and would wait until authorities arrived before going to his back porch and killing himself.

CBS Tampa–09/23/2014

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