Tampa Police Department Sees Increase In Gun ViolenceAccording to the Tampa Police Department, within the last month, there have been over seven different shootings that have results in injury or death.
Kyle Rittenhouse Found Not Guilty On All Charges In Kenosha ShootingsKyle Rittenhouse, the teenager who killed two people and shot another during unrest in Kenosha, Wisconsin, was acquitted Friday of first-degree intentional homicide and four other felony charges.
Four Members of "Robles Park" Indicted For Racketeering, Shootings, And Economic CrimesActing United States Attorney Karin Hoppmann announces the return of an indictment charging Keaujay Hornsby, a/k/a “Plug,” (26, Tampa); Kareem Spann, a/k/a “Reem,” (27, Tampa); Tywon Spann, a/k/a “Weez,” (25, Tampa); and Eriaus Bentley (29, Tampa).
Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office Creates Team To Reduce Gun ViolenceHe says the squad will focus on investigating and apprehending people involved in street-level shootings.
Tampa Sees Increase In Gun Violence Compared To Previous YearsHe says since January 1, 2021, there’s been 230 non-fatal shootings, 98 firearms stolen from cars, and 369 total crimes involving guns.
Atlanta Mayor Addresses Violent Crimes, Shooting Death Of 15-Year-Old GirlMayor Keisha Lance Bottoms held a press conference at the Atlanta Police Headquarters to address crime on May 4, 2021, following a violent weekend of 12 shootings and four homicides.
'You Won't Be Labeled As A Snitch': Secoriea Turner’s Father Pleads For Information In Her KillingThe parents of 8-year-old Secoriea Turner, assuring witnesses or anyone else with information they won't be deemed a snitch, pleading for information on their daughter's fatal shooting in Atlanta
Atlanta Police Release New Images Of A Person Of Interest In Fatal Shooting Of Secoriea TurnerThe Atlanta Police Department (APD) has released new images of another person of interest in connection with the fatal shooting of an 8-year-old girl over the Independence Day weekend.
UPDATE: APD Releases Video Of 'Person Of Interest' In Shooting Death Of Secoriea TurnerAtlanta Police released video of a man they said is a person of interest in connection with the shooting death of Secoriea Turner, 8. They are asking anyone with information on this person to come forward.
Georgia Gov. Kemp Declares State Of Emergency, Activates National GuardOn Monday, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp declared a state of emergency and activated as many as 1,000 National Guard members.
Atlanta Police Identify More Victims In Weekend ShootingsIn addition to Secoriea Turner, 8, Atlanta Police identified four other homicide victims whose deaths resulted from several shootings in the Atlanta area over the Fourth of July weekend.
'It Has To Stop': Atlanta Mayor Condemns July 4th Weekend ShootingsAtlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and interim Police Chief Rodney Bryant discuss shootings that occurred over the July 4th weekend, including one that resulted in the death of Secoriea Turner, 8.