Many top officials from Polk County and the city of Lake Wales tried to stop but couldn’t get it done; instead a small church was able to prevent the largest medical marijuana facility in the country to be moving into Lake Wales.
Police arrested 16 people, including Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando employees, in a sex sting operation.
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the deaths of three people found inside a house in south Lakeland. The victims were discovered late Monday night in the home on Old […]
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 […]