Crime

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

File photo of an ambulance. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

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

File photo of a man in handcuffs. (Photo by Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP/Getty Images)

Canadian Arrested For Allegedly Traveling To Florida To Have Sex With Underage Boy

A Canadian man is facing a lengthy prison sentence if convicted of traveling to Florida to have sex with someone he thought was an underage boy.

CBS Tampa–11/11/2014

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

Police: Woman Stabs Boyfriend For Threatening Her Pet Turtle

A woman allegedly stabbed her boyfriend because she claims he threatened to harm her pet turtle.

11/10/2014

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Police: Florida Man Offered $3 And A Chicken Dinner For Sex

A Florida prostitution sting resulted in the arrests of seven men, with one of them offering the undercover female investigator $3 and a chicken dinner for sex.

CBS Tampa–11/07/2014