CPA Pleads Guilty To Commit Wire Fraud And Mail FraudKenneth Murry Rossman (63, of Bradenton) today pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit wire fraud and mail fraud and aiding and assisting in the preparation and filing of a false income tax return. He faces a maximum penalty of eight years in federal prison.
Man Sentenced For Attempting To Engage In Sex Trafficking Of A MinorU.S. District Judge Charlene Edwards Honeywell has sentenced Michael Davis (37, Jamaica, NY) to 10 years and 10 months in federal prison for conspiring and attempting to engage in the sex trafficking of a minor. Davis was also ordered to serve a 10-year term of supervised release and to register as a sex offender.
Florida Man Sentenced In Connection With Consumer Fraud SchemesU.S. District Judge Virginia Hernandez Covington has sentenced Lori Owen, a/k/a Lori Corrigan (50, Holiday), to five years and three months in federal prison for conspiracy to commit bank, wire, and mail fraud.
Sixteen Individuals With Violent Crimes Are Indicted In Aid Of RacketeeringActing United States Attorney Karin Hoppmann announces the unsealing of an indictment charging 16 individuals with violent crimes in aid of racketeering. The names of the individuals, their charges, and their potential penalties appear in the chart below.
Tampa Police Department To Move Forward With Behavioral Health UnitOn Thursday, July 15th, City Council approved a contractual agreement between (ACTS) Agency For Community Treatment Services and the Tampa Police Department to move forward with a Behavioral Health Unit.
Tampa Announces New Board Members OF The Tampa Mayor's Alliance Of Persons With DisabilitiesTampa announced on Friday, July 16, the new board members of the Tampa Mayor's Alliance of Persons with Disabilities.
Arrest Made In July 5 HomicideThe Tampa Police Department have arrested a suspect in the July 5, 2021 homicide.
Tampa Police Department Arrested Three In Connection With Tuesday's Cuban DemonstrationThe Tampa Police Department have arrested three people in connection with Tuesday's Cuban demonstration.
Red Tide Causes Local Businesses To SufferOne fishing charter employee said because of Red Tide, he’s had several customers cancel their fishing experiences with him.
Bradenton Man Found Guilty For Fentanyl Dealing And Other CrimesBradenton man found guilty by a federal jury for possession of fentanyl with the intent to distribute it, possessing a firearm infurtherance of a drug trafficking crime, and possessing a firearm as a convicted felon.
The City Of Tampa Celebrates Archives Awareness WeekThe City of Tampa will celebrate Archives Awareness Week with exhibits and programs taking place at local archives throughout the week of July 11 - 17, 2021. These programs are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.
Man Arrested In Homicide InvestigationThe Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office conducted a homicide investigation in Tampa that led to an arrest.
Tampa Man Sentenced For Drug TraffickingWillie Murphy, Jr., 39, of Tampa, Florida, has been sentenced to serve 20 years in federal prison for possession with intent to distribute 28 grams or more of cocaine base and a synthetic cathinone as a result of his previously entered guilty plea. The sentence was announced by Jason R. Coody, Acting United States Attorney for the Northern District of Florida.
Tampa Police Encourage Safety Over Fourth Of July WeekendOfficials say you need to have a plan, like where to park and have a meet-up location in mind.
Local First Responders Search Through Rubble From Surfside Building CollapseFirst responders and emergency crews from the Tampa Bay Area are in South Florida, sifting through debris in hopes of finding missing people.