Polk County’s state attorney has written a letter to Lakeland’s city manager, criticizing what he calls the city’s inaction in the face of scandals at the Lakeland Police Department.
The Current: Tampa Councilwoman Lisa Montelione, WEDU’s Human Trafficking Film, Florida Dance Theatre and a Controversial New Photo Exhibit
Did you miss this past weekend’s edition (September 22nd) of CBS Tampa Bay’s The Current? No problem! Click the audio player above to catch the whole episode featuring: Tampa City Councilwoman Lisa Montelione on Tampa’s […]
A former Florida judicial assistant says in a complaint filed Wednesday that she was fired this month for reporting an affair between a Polk County judge and a bailiff and was later sexually harassed by that bailiff.
A local bus driver is facing several charges after reportedly staging a fight between two arguing students in an attempt to resolve the conflict.
A man accused of being a methamphetamine trafficker allegedly confessed — and then flushed the detective’s recorder down the toilet.
A 4-year-old child was found dead in a mobile home that burned in Polk County.
After a 10-day long investigation, 38 men have been arrested and charged with traveling to meet a minor for sex and other crimes, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. Operation Cyber Child was conducted by the […]
WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (AP) — Polk County Sheriff’s officials say 36 men have been arrested during a 10-day undercover investigation called Operation Cyber Child. Sheriff Grady Judd plans an 11 a.m. briefing Monday to discuss […]
FORT MEADE, Fla. (AP) — Polk County has confirmed its sixth positive rabies case this year. A Fort Meade resident found his two dogs with a dead raccoon. The raccoon was tested for rabies, and […]
WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (AP) — Twenty-nine arrests were made during an undercover prostitution sting in Polk County. Sheriff Grady Judd said the arrests took place Friday in the Winter Haven area. He says the county […]