Officials say they suspended a Tampa Bay area deputy 120 hours because she carried a loaded gun into a maximum security holding cell.
A pedestrian is recovering after being hit by a sheriff’s patrol car while crossing the street in southwest Florida.
Dozens of people in Pinellas County are drying out after more than four feet of flood water rushed through their homes on Monday.
Authorities say a mandatory evacuation order is in effect for people living in a flood-prone area near New Port Richey.
A several-hundred pound leatherback sea turtle – found tangled in a crab trap – was rescued by Clearwater Marine Aquarium employees and Pinellas County deputies.
An 18-year-old southwest Florida man has been arrested after authorities say he struck a deputy several times and choked him.
A judge sentenced an Uruguayan man to 30 years in prison in connection to a Tampa Bay area crash that killed two people.
A Tampa Bay area man convicted of killing his former girlfriend’s 2-year-old daughter could be facing the death penalty.
A new study shows that placing children in group homes instead of with foster families is much more expensive – and many children’s advocates say it’s also worse for the kids.
Sheriff’s officials in Pinellas County have charged a man with first-degree murder after his mother was found decapitated outside their home on New Year’s Eve.