Crime

File photo of a person firing a gun. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Police: Man Gave Gun To Son Who Threatened Suicide

A father is facing charges after police said that he handed his son a gun when the boy threatened to commit suicide.

CBS Tampa–09/19/2014

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Fla. Sheriff: 6 Children, 2 Adults Shot To Death

A man who spent time in prison a decade ago for the shooting death of his young son killed six of his grandchildren, including an infant, his adult daughter and himself in a rampage at a home where authorities in the small Florida town say they had been called to in the past.

CBS Tampa–09/18/2014

Just one month after the Ocala City Council voted in favor of a ban against saggy pants in which offenders were subject to a fine or jail time – but the controversial ordinance was repealed this week after the NAACP threatened legal action. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida City Repeals Saggy Pants Ordinance After Legal Threats From NAACP

Just one month after the Ocala City Council voted in favor of a ban against saggy pants in which offenders were subject to a fine or jail time – but the controversial ordinance was repealed this week after the NAACP threatened legal action.

CBS Tampa–09/17/2014

Booking photo of Adam Matos. (credit: Pasco County Sheriff's Office)

Sheriff: Deputies Visited Victim Before 4 Slain

Authorities in Florida say the victim of a quadruple slaying was given information on a domestic violence shelter before her ex-boyfriend killed her, her parents and another man.

09/16/2014

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Murder Charges Filed In Killings Of Four People

Adam Matos faces first-degree murder charges in the deaths of his ex-girlfriend, her parents, and her new boyfriend.

CBS Tampa–09/15/2014

Police: Man Threatened By Zimmerman In Florida Road Rage Incident  (credit: Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Police: Man Threatened By Zimmerman In Florida Road Rage Incident

George Zimmerman has had yet another run-in with law enforcement after a man called 911 in consecutive days to report that Zimmerman was harassing him following a road rage incident.

CBS Tampa–09/12/2014

Fifteen-year-old Tariq  Khdeir speaks to the media after his arrival home. (credit: Tim Boyles/Getty Images)

Israeli Cop Charged Over Hurt Palestinian-American

Israel’s Justice Ministry said Wednesday that police have charged an officer who was filmed beating a Palestinian-American teenager during a violent protest in July.

CBS Tampa–09/10/2014

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50 Dead Cats In Freezers Found Inside Home By Police

Fifty dead cats in freezers were discovered in a house while a warrant was being served by Palm Beach County Sheriffs detectives.

CBS Tampa–09/10/2014

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Judge Sets Trial Date In Theater Shooting Case

WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge set a tentative trial date in the case of a 72-year-old man accused of fatally shooting another man during an argument in a movie theater. Judge Pat Siracusa […]

CBS Tampa–09/10/2014

Police say 50-year-old Karen Dilworth was sitting backwards on a motorcycle while she committed sex acts on herself in full view of neighbors. (Volusia County Sheriff's Office)

Woman Charged With Masturbating In Front Of Teen Boy

Police say 50-year-old Karen Dilworth of Volusia County was sitting backwards on a motorcycle while she committed sex acts on herself in full view of neighbors.

09/09/2014

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