Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
Tampa Bay area law enforcement agencies are taking a hard look at the makeup of their forces in the wake of last month’s police shooting of unarmed Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. Most of the region’s departments have far fewer black and Hispanic officers than the populations they serve.
Officials say firefighters have found three bodies in a burning mansion owned by a former tennis star near Tampa.
A Florida man was arrested after local deputies say he staged a fake burglary at his own home in order to avoid going to work.
BRANDON, Fla. (AP) — One man is dead following an early-morning altercation with Hillsborough County Sheriff’s deputies in a Brandon neighborhood. Deputies shot Lew Tyree, 41, early Tuesday in a suburb near Tampa. Sheriff’s spokeswoman […]
A man is dead after authorities say he was shot in an altercation with a former Tampa Bay Storm football player behind a Whole Foods Market.
Authorities in Florida say a former professional wrestler faces murder charges in the stabbing death of a woman at a Tampa apartment complex.
The gaping sinkhole that swallowed a man from his Florida home last week could be revealed later Monday when demolition crews knock down the remaining walls and begin clearing away the debris.
A Tampa-Bay area man who authorities say attacked his neighbor with a hammer has been charged with second degree murder with a weapon.
APOLLO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities have recovered the body of a pilot a day after his helicopter went down in Tampa Bay.
APOLLO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say at least one person is missing after a helicopter went down in Tampa Bay.