Before 18-year-old Austin Goodner was killed by Florida police on Sunday, authorities said he argued with four people near a city pool, shot a man on a bike in the arm and then shot an officer in the leg.
A little girl was found dead inside a septic tank behind a central Florida home.
The city of Tampa spent just more than half its $50 million federal security grant housing and feeding out-of-town law enforcement officers, renting portable toilets and leasing a protest area near the Forum during last year’s Republican National Convention.
Two Miami men are behind bars after authorities say they posed as police officers and robbed two Swedish tourists.
Two police officers are facing charges after they allegedly coerced two women into performing sexual favors after a traffic stop.
Officials in Clearwater and Miami are handing out free school supplies to children.
St. Petersburg Police say a suspected armed robber shot by an officer as he was holding a three-foot ax is recovering in the hospital.