Woman Who Threatened PCSO Sergeant Had An Extensive Criminal HistoryThe woman who threatened a Polk County Sheriff's Office patrol sergeant, November 11, and who was shot and killed as she advanced at the sergeant with a shovel, was 24-year-old Jessiram Hweih Rivera of Winter Haven. Rivera had an extensive arrest criminal history, including violent felonies, and including a previous battery on a law enforcement officer.  
Fatal Crash Resulting In One Killed And One ArrestedDeputies from the Polk County Sheriff’s Office responded to a fatal vehicle crash at around 6:00 p.m. Monday evening, September 6, 2021, at the intersection of SR 60 and Old Connersville Road in unincorporated Bartow.
Suspect Arrested In Fatal Hit-And-Run In LakelandThe suspect responsible for killing a teenaged girl and injuring another after hitting them with his truck and fleeing the scene in Lakeland on July 4, 2021, has been arresred by detectives.
Eddie Hassell, 'Surface', 'Devious Maids' And 'The Kids Are All Right' Actor, Killed In Texas ShootingEddie Hassell, 'Surface' and 'The Kids Are All Right' actor, killed in Texas shooting
Pedestrian Struck & Killed By Car Wednesday Night On Busch BoulevardA Tampa woman was killed Wednesday night after being struck by a vehicle on Busch Boulevard.
Dog Bites Elderly Woman And Officer Before Being Killed In St. PeteAn elderly woman and a police officer in St. Petersburg, Florida were bitten by a dog on Friday before the dog was killed.
SPLC Joins National Day Of Mourning SPLC joins National Day of mourning.
Reward Increase In Habersham Road Homicide InvestigationReward Increase in Habersham Road Homicide Investigation.
Griffin Police Department Looking For Responsible Parties For Abandonment Of A WeaponGriffin Police Department looking for responsible parties involved with Abandon of weapon.
College Student Avoids Jail For Deaths Of 3 Woodstock PedestriansA student attending college in North Texas has pleaded guilty in the 2017 deaths of three pedestrians in Georgia, but will not serve any jail time.
Animals Killed During Kennel Fire in Northwest Georgia