West Wing Hotel Converted Into COVID-19 Care Site In Hillsborough CountyCOVID-19 positive patients in Hillsborough County, Florida can now go from the hospital to a hotel for continuing medical care.
Porn Interrupts Zoom Hearing Of Alleged Tampa Twitter 'Bit-Con' HackerThe Tampa teen accused of the 'Bit-Con' hack was arraigned this morning in a Hillsborough County courtroom via Zoom meeting which was open to the public.
Florida Man Arrested With Gun In One Hand, Beer In The OtherA Florida man in Wimauma was arrested on Saturday, August 1, 2020 after reports that he was waving a firearm at citizens while walking down the road.
Tampa Area Shooting Spree Suspect Arrested, Additional Victims IdentifiedThe Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office has identified additional victims in a shooting investigation that spanned multiple areas in Tampa and Hillsborough County on Thursday night, July 30.
BREAKING: Shooting Spree Suspect Injures 2, Officer In TampaTampa Police have an adult male in custody after he shot an officer. The officer sustained non-life threatening injuries and has been transported to the hospital.
Investigation: Suspect Dies In Custody Following Suspected BurglaryAt 3:10 pm on Friday, July 17, deputies were called to the Waffle House located at 11244 E M.L.K. Jr Blvd in Seffner for a report of a suspect burglarizing vehicles.
FL State Rep. Anthony Sabatini Files Lawsuit, Claims Face Mask Mandate Is UnlawfulRepublican Florida State Representative Anthony Sabatini addressed a group of supporters at a press conference Friday about a lawsuit he filed. The lawsuit he filed is against Pinellas County and the unconstitutional nature of the face mask mandate.
County Commissioners Take First Step To Try to Take Over Hillsborough's COVID-19 ResponseHillsborough County Commissioners take a step toward taking power back from the Emergency Policy Group in regards to the COVID-19 response.
Hillsborough Cty. EPG Increases Available Appointments At COVID-19 Testing SitesHillsborough County Emergency Management Director Tim Dudley reported to the Emergency Policy Group today that 10,448 people were tested for COVID-19 coronavirus through Hillsborough's public testing initiative during the week of July 6.
Deputies Locate Sam's Club Robbery Suspect, In Another Jail For Another CrimeA Polk County man is behind bars and facing robbery charges for stealing tens of thousands of dollars from a Sam's Club in Brandon. At this time, Hickman was already in jail in Polk County for an incident that occurred within the Bartow Police Department's jurisdiction.
Hillsborough Enters Phase 2 County's R3 Program: Includes Help For Small BusinessSmall business owners throughout Hillsborough County who were forced to close by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic will be able to apply for more than $100 million in relief money on Monday, July 13, as the County’s Rapid Response Recovery Program (R3) enters application Phase 2.
Hillsborough Schools to Require Face Coverings as Schools Set to Reopen August 10Students, staff and visitors will be required to wear face coverings at Hillsborough County Schools when classes resume August 10.
Florida Hospital Group To Resume Stricter Visitation Rules and Delaying Some ProceduresSome Tampa Bay region hospitals are choosing to resume stricter visitation rules amid the large spike in COVID-19 cases. One hospital group that we spoke to is HCA Healthcare Centers across the state of Florida, which have begun delaying certain in-patient surgeries and procedures in an attempt to increase bed capacity.
5 Tampa Residents Charged In $21 Million Money-Laundering ConspiracyFive Tampa residents charged in $21 million money laundering conspiracy of drug trafficking proceeds
Florida Sheriff Renews Search For Missing 'Tiger King' Millionaire Jack LewisDue to its immense popularity, Hillsborough County Sheriff Chad Chronister in Tampa is using the spotlight to hopefully get some new leads into the mysterious disappearance of Jack “Don” Lewis, a Florida multi-millionaire who disappeared more than 30 years ago.