Florida Department of Law Enforcement

File photo of a person digging in a yard. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Grave Excavation To Begin At Former Reform School

University of South Florida researchers will begin exhuming dozens of graves Saturday at a former reform school in hopes of identifying the buried boys and learning how they died.

08/31/2013

File photo of a classroom. (credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

USF Wins Federal Grant For Dozier Research

The National Institute of Justice has awarded University of South Florida researchers a $423,000 grant to help with the investigation of missing and unidentified children who died under unexplained circumstances and were buried in unmarked graves at the former Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys in Marianna, Fla.

08/28/2013

File photo of a makeshift Trayvon Martin memorial. (credit: Getty Images)

Standoff At Fla. Capitol Shows No Sign Of Ending

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The protest gripping the Florida Capitol is showing no signs of ending. Protesters upset at the verdict of the George Zimmerman trial have remained at the Capitol since July 16. And […]

07/25/2013

Taurian Jarell Crosby booking photo. (Photo credit: Hillsborugh County Sherrif's Office)

Sweetbay Robbery Suspect Caught With DNA Evidence on Dropped Mask

Taurian Jarell Crosby was taken into custody Tuesday and charged with Robbery and 2 Counts of Battery after DNA was extracted from a robbery mask.

CBS Tampa–02/22/2012

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Family to Sue Owner of Bus where FAMU Student Died

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The parents of a Florida A&M band member who died after a hazing ritual last November said they will sue the company that owns the bus where the hazing took place.

CBS Tampa–01/10/2012

Washington, UNITED STATES: (FILES) View of the homepage of the MySpace social networking website in Washington 15 May 2007. (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Authorities Announce Bust of Suspected Predators

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Attorney General’s Office and other law enforcement agencies are announcing a roundup of suspected online sexual predators.

CBS Tampa–12/15/2011

The Florida A&M University marching band performs on the field prior to Super Bowl XLIV between the Indianapolis Colts and the New Orleans Saints on Feb. 7, 2010 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Hazing Death Probe Uncovers Possible Fraud, Misconduct At Florida A&M

Florida authorities investigating the death of a Florida A&M University drum major say they have uncovered possible employee fraud and misconduct at the school.

12/14/2011

The Florida A&M University marching band. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

FAMU band director fired after suspected hazing

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The longtime director of Florida A&M University’s famed marching band was fired Wednesday as the fallout from a drum major’s suspected hazing death deepened. Florida’s governor said state investigators would join the probe and the college announced an independent review led by a former state attorney general.

CBS Tampa–11/24/2011

A Tampa pharmacy was busted for illegally selling 2.7 million oxycodone pills during a 17-month time span. (Credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Feds Bust Florida Father-Son Duo on Oxy Pharmacy Operation

A father and son duo plead guilty in court Wednesday to operating pain pharmacies that dispensed millions of dollars in prescription meds illegally, the pharmacy selling nearly 2.7 million oxycodone pills in a 17-month period.

CBS Tampa–10/11/2011

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