Crime

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Police: Boy’s Mother Arrested After Telling Teachers He Didn’t Remember His Last Bath

A Florida 10-year-old showing up late to school wearing foul-smelling clothes told teachers he didn’t know the last time he’d had a bath, prompting deputies to search and later arrest the boy’s mother at their “deplorable” home.

CBS Tampa–08/31/2014

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Man Jailed After Threatening To Blow Up Federal Offices

A Panama City man was jailed after authorities say he threatened to blow up federal offices located in the Panhandle city.

CBS Tampa–08/30/2014

Deputy opened fire when a man holding a sword over his head rushed him, says sheriff. (Photo by David Calvert/Getty Images)

Deputy Fatally Shoots Sword-Wielding Man

Deputies were responding to domestic disturbance call when a man charged them with a sword raised over his head, says sheriff.

CBS Tampa–08/28/2014

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Ex-Expressway Board Member Guilty Of Bribery

A former Orlando-Orange County Expressway Authority board member has been found guilty of offering a multi-million dollar agency contract to a consultant on the condition that his friends were also hired.

CBS Tampa–08/27/2014

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911 Dispatcher Accused Of Refusing To Send Help For 10-Month-Old Boy Locked In Hot Car

A 911 operator is being investigated after refusing to send first responders to a CVS parking lot after a 10-month-old baby was locked inside a hot car.

CBS Tampa–08/26/2014

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Father, Son Arrested With Possession Of Child Pornography

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has charged a father and son with possession of child pornography.

CBS Tampa–08/26/2014

A St. Petersburg man beat another man with a BB gun until he believed he was dead before asking his girlfriend to help him bury what turned out to be the undead person, according to police. (Photo by AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images)

Police: Florida Man Forced Girlfriend To Help Him Bury Undead Victim

A St. Petersburg man beat another man with a BB gun until he believed he was dead before asking his girlfriend to help him bury what turned out to be the undead person, according to police.

CBS Tampa–08/24/2014

A man in Florida apparently got a dose of road rage karma when police say he was run over by his own pickup truck after getting out to bang on another driver's window. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Woman Posed For Photo With Stolen Credit Card

Police have issued an arrest warrant for a woman they say posed for a picture with a stolen credit card after a store clerk became suspicious about her identification.

CBS Tampa–08/23/2014

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Man Hired To Transport Woman’s Dead Body Accused Of Stealing Her Jewelry

A man hired by a funeral home to transport a woman’s body is accused of stealing jewelry from her Dunedin home.

CBS Tampa–08/22/2014

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Man Arrested For Video Voyeurism At A Wal-Mart

Call it a different kind of “cellfie” — a smartphone photograph that lands the taker in jail.

CBS Tampa–08/20/2014

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