Officials say 30-year-old Deputy Michael Magli was killed in the line of duty while helping detain a suspected drunk driver.
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Tampa Hosts 1 of 4 New Federally Supported Covid Vaccine Sites In FloridaThe Florida Department of Health is working with the Federal Government to speed up the COVID-19 vaccination process. On Friday, Governor Ron DeSantis announced four new FEMA-supported vaccine sites will be coming to Florida, including one right here in Tampa Bay. The new site will be at the Tampa Greyhound Track, where officials say 2,000 vaccines will be administered each day.
Ybor Bar COVID-19 Violations Discussed At City Council MeetingTampa City Council members found that a local bar violated Coronavirus restrictions, but decided not to suspend the sale of alcohol there.
Deputy Magli's Widow: "I’m Not Ready. Eleven Years Was Not Long Enough."Tuesday was an emotional day for Tampa Bay as members of the community joined together to honor and remember fallen Pinellas County Deputy, Michael J. Magli, less than a week after his life was taken by a suspected drunk driver.
Florida Toddler Accidentally Dials 9-1-1, Leads To Life-Saving ResponseDeputies believe a toddler accidentally dialed 9-1-1 as his father lay unconscious on the floor. That accidental call led to one man's life being saved in Hernando County on Tuesday.
Tampa Bay Mourns Loss Of Pinellas County Deputy Killed In Line Of DutyThe Tampa Bay community is mourning the tragic and untimely death of a Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputy. Officials say 30-year-old Deputy Michael Magli was killed in the line of duty while helping detain a suspected drunk driver.
Florida Man, Brett Carver, Attacks Roommate With KnifeOnly in Florida would a domestic dispute involving a knife-wielding attacker named Carver be chased out of the house by a witness with a grill fork. It happened Wednesday in Citrus County. Katie Johnston reports.
Tampa Bay Mourns Loss Of Pinellas County Deputy Killed In Line Of DutyOfficials say 30-year-old Deputy Michael Magli was killed in the line of duty while helping detain a suspected drunk driver.
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Police, Students Team Up To Tackle Traffic Fatality Issues In Bay AreaLaw enforcement officers are teaming up with students to tackle roadway safety across the Bay Area. With statistics at hand, police believe more can be done to make commuting safer for both drivers and pedestrians.
Kansas City's Mayor Makes Good On Super Bowl Bet, 250 Meals Went To First RespondersSuper Bowl LV has come and gone in the Tampa Bay Area, but that didn't stop 250 local first responders from reaping the benefit of Mayor Jane Castor's friendly wager with Kansas City's mayor.
Clearwater Native Shares Bootcamp Experience While Climbing Military RanksA Clearwater native following in the footsteps of his grandfathers shares his experience of Navy bootcamp.
Sex Trafficking Bust During Super Bowl Week In Tampa Results In Record ArrestsSuper Bowl LV in Tampa brought something much darker than fans to the Bay Area. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office seized the opportunity and made a record number of arrests during the Super Bowl week, as well as the recovery of six individuals believed to be victims of human trafficking.
St. Pete Flower Shop Gets Much Needed Financial Boost Valentine's Day WeekendAs the pandemic continues, many local businesses still struggle to make ends meet, but this week, flower shops are getting a financial boost thanks to Valentine’s Day.
Expert Says Tampa Bay Could See Spike In COVID-19 Cases After Super BowlWe are hearing from a local public health expert on how Super Bowl celebrations could impact COVID-19 cases. Dr. Thomas Unnasch says if there is a spike in COVID-19 cases, we won’t see it for about a month.
Bucs Fan Inappropriately Grabbed Woman During Super Bowl CelebrationOne fan participating in the celebration following the Buccaneers stunning Super Bowl LV win on Sunday could not keep his hands to himself. Now, Tampa Police are asking the public to help identify this man.
'It has made us a better city', Tampa Celebrates Super Bowl Win With Boat ParadeOn Wednesday, Tampa Bay celebrated the Buccaneers Super Bowl LV win with a boat parade! Players and team members were cheered on along Tampa’s Riverwalk.
ADORABLE: Super Bowl LV As Explained By A 5-Year-Old Vacationing In Tampa Bay AreaFans across Tampa Bay continued celebrations well past the stunning win over the Kansas City Chiefs. CW44 caught up with one little football fan to get her take on Super Bowl LV.
Super Bowl Clean-Up Underway In Downtown TampaOver the next several days, members of the NFL Environmental Department will be working with local organizations to clean up Super Bowl materials, while also trying to reduce waste.
Doctors and Tampa Police Urge People To Wear Masks During Super BowlLocal law enforcement and doctors are asking people to wear masks and avoid large gatherings.
'It’s An Explosion. It’s Just A Football Explosion.' Bucs Fan Talks Super Bowl LV And Why It Came At The Perfect TimeIf you've been in Downtown Tampa in the last 24 hours, you know exactly what we mean when we say it's nothing like we've seen in a long while! CW44 spoke to one local that was swept up by the experience.
Security Level Of Super Bowl 55 In Tampa Is One Step Below The InaugurationWith Super Bowl 55 just a few days away federal and local security measures being put in place before The Big Game on Sunday.
NFL Works With Organization To Give Free Meals To Struggling FamiliesMany struggling families in the Tampa Bay Area now have dinner for the next couple of days. Thursday, the NFL and a non-profit called Feeding Tampa Bay passed out nearly 2,000 meals to those in need.
One Service Industry Not Seeing The Lift They Expected From Super BowlDespite Super Bowl 55 driving traffic into the Bay Area, luxury transportation services say they're not seeing the numbers they had anticipated over the last few months. One local business owner says that lack of traffic has taken a large chunk of his business.