Tampa PD Mourn The Loss Of Their Legal AdvisorA difficult day for law enforcement in the Bay Area, the Tampa Police Department are mourning the loss of their friend and long-time legal advisor.
Hillsborough County Brings COVID-19 Vaccine To Seniors Where They LiveToday Hillsborough County began an aggressive new initiative to expand vaccination distribution to residents, full and part time, beyond those currently being administered at County run distribution sites. The Targeted Vaccine Area (TVA) initiative is a joint outreach effort to vaccinate seniors age 65 and older at senior homes and independent living communities throughout the county.
UPDATE 3: Tampa Bomb Squad Deployed To Apartment Explosion In St. PeteSt. Petersburg police say they've responded to an apartment explosion this afternoon and deployed the Tampa Bomb Squad to the scene.
St. Pete Man Hospitalized From Gunshot Wound Sustained During FightA St. Pete man was hospitalized Wednesday evening due to a gunshot wound which he allegedly sustained during a fight.
Manatee County Revamps Covid Vaccine Registration Process, Receives Another Shipment Of DosesManatee County has received another one thousand doses of COVID-19 vaccinations which they plan to administer as soon as Thursday. With this announcement comes a more simplified process of scheduling an appointment to receive the vaccine.
'They Took His Skull', 2 Florida Men Arrested After Authorities Find 5 Human Skulls In Their PossessionTwo Florida men are now behind bars after Polk County Sheriff, Grady Judd says the suspects allegedly broke into four graves at Edgewood Cemetery and stole human remains - three of which belong to military veterans.
UPDATE: Second Suspect Arrested In 2019 Double Murder CaseOn the two year anniversary of the murder of two people, Tampa Police have arrested one of the suspects and charged him with two counts of murder.
Tampa Bar Permits Hang In The Balance If They Cannot Adhere To Covid GuidelinesWith positive cases of Covid increasing, the City of Tampa is cracking down on bar and restaurant owners who violate the current city and county COVID-19 emergency orders.
UPDATE: Florida Woman Crashes Into Garbage Truck, Injuring Child Passenger, Blames Truck DriverHaines City Police are searching for a Florida woman who faces multiple charges after she purposefully drove head-on into a garbage truck, causing her unrestrained child passenger to be injured on Monday morning.
Meeting Covid Vaccine Demand, Hillsborough Increases Call Center Hours, Agent StaffingAppointments for the COVID-19 vaccine are still available to residents age 65 and older this week in Hillsborough County. The County, in partnership with the Florida Department of Health in Hillsborough County, expanded the operational hours of its vaccine call center and will triple the number of call agents Tuesday to help residents in this category secure needed appointments.
Sarasota Police Searching For Additional Victims In Massage Therapist InvestigationThe Sarasota Police are searching for additional possible victims related to a current investigation of sexual battery that occured at a salon in Sarasota.
Federal Authorities Searching For Tampa Bay Area Man Wanted For Bank FraudAuthorities are searching for a Tampa Bay area man that is wanted for multiple federal indictments related to bank fraud. Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering up to $5,000 for information that leads to his arrest.
Fraudulent Eventbrite Site Charging Some Tampa Bay Seniors For Covid Vaccine RegistrationSome seniors registering for the COVID vaccine in Pinellas County have found themselves duped into paying for appointments on a fraudulent website.
Covid Vaccine Websites Crash Monday As Tampa Bay Residents Rush To RegisterIf you were one of those across Tampa Bay who tried signing up for a COVID-19 vaccine Monday afternoon but were shut out, you’re not alone. Health officials say tech issues caused the site to crash.
One USF Student Seeks Normalcy In 2021Shaken and disoriented by 2020, many are still deciding how to embrace 2021. One USF student shares her optimistic hope of normalcy.