The U.S. Justice Department is investigating the death in a scalding shower of a Florida prisoner and may conduct a broader civil rights probe of state prisons.
Child welfare officials were warned three times about possible abuse or neglect regarding a 3-year-old Hollywood boy whose body was found hidden last week in his father’s home.
Authorities say a woman is dead following a Tampa Bay area mobile home fire.
A man accused of throwing his daughter off a bridge has been found incompetent to stand trial.
A Tampa man has been convicted of beating his wife to death with a baseball bat.
Jurors have recommended a death sentence for a Tampa Bay area man convicted of killing his former girlfriend’s 2-year-old daughter.
Florida’s new prisons chief is promising wide-ranging changes amid the suspicious deaths of dozens of inmates in the state’s prisons.
A Florida man is dead following a diving accident in the Dry Tortugas.
Lakeland Police have arrested an Indiana couple on first-degree murder charges in connection with an infant’s death.
Florida health officials say two children have died from the flu.