Polk Sheriff Defends Spying On Minority Group The Polk County Sheriff's Office says it sent undercover deputies to a minority rights group's meeting because it had received information that the group was planning unlawful activities at a rally outside of a local jail.
Riot At Fla. Juvenile Detention FacilitySeveral teens were treated for minor injuries after a riot broke out at a male juvenile detention facility in Avon Park.
Police: Bus Driver Staged Fight Between StudentsA local bus driver is facing several charges after reportedly staging a fight between two arguing students in an attempt to resolve the conflict.
Police Find Dozens Of Dogs Stacked On Top Of Each OtherPolk County Sheriff’s arrested a couple on drug possession and animal cruelty.
Police: School Employee Used Pen Cam To Spy On Young Girls In BathroomA local man was arrested Wednesday after reportedly using a pen camera to tape young females changing in a bathroom.
Police: Foot Fetishist Arrested After Asking To Touch 10-Year-Old Girl's FeetA local resident was arrested Wednesday after asking a 10-year-old girl - and many others over the course of several years - for permission to touch their feet for his own sexual gratification.
Police: Postal Worker Tries To Kill Husband By Poisoning His Tuna SandwichPolk County Sheriff’s Officers have arrested a mail carrier after they say she tried to poison her husband’s tuna fish sandwich.
2 Men Charged With Killing Alligator Near Mall Authorities say two men illegally killed an alligator near a central Florida mall.