St. Petersburg Police

Police Receive Training On Transgender IssuesA new transgender sensitivity training program has been launched at the St. Petersburg Police Department after a Tampa transgender woman's murder — and law enforcement's handling of it — captured national attention.
3 Florida Teens Arrested After Stolen Truck Crashes Into Police CarThree teens are under arrest after they allegedly crashed a stolen pickup truck into an undercover police car.
2 To Face Murder Charges After Police Find Concealed BodyTwo people are under arrest after St. Petersburg Police found a body inside a home which may have been concealed for up to two weeks.
Parents Say Teen Shot By Police Suffered From Mental IllnessThe parents of a Florida teen who shot a police officer then was fatally shot say he suffered from mental illness but never got a specific diagnosis.
Police: Florida Officer Shot Searching For Shooting SuspectA St. Petersburg police officer was shot Sunday evening while responding to another call of a shooting, authorities said.
Thieves Steal Thousands In Lingerie From Fla. Victoria's SecretSt. Petersburg police are looking for lingerie looters, who made off with thousands of dollars worth of unmentionables from Victoria's Secret.
2nd Evaluation Ordered For Man Accused Of Killing DaughterA man accused of killing his 5-year-old daughter by throwing her off a bridge near the Sunshine Skyway will receive an additional mental health evaluation.
Police: Man Throws 5-Year Old Off Sunshine Skyway BridgeA five year old Tampa girl died after her father threw her off a bridge on the approach to the Sunshine Skyway early Thursday morning.
Man Allegedly Kills Parents & Sets Home On Fire, Flees To St. PetersburgA man wanted for allegedly killing his parents, setting their house on fire and for child porn charges in New Hampshire was last seen in the Tampa Bay area.
Family Dog Attacks Florida Toddler A Florida toddler is recovering from severe wounds after a family dog attacked him, according to authorities.
Man Who Mistook Body For A Mannequin FiredA 61-year-old desk clerk was reportedly fired after mistaking a body for a mannequin and allegedly dumping it into a trash bin.
Police: Bar Manager Put Customer In Coma A Miami man was put into a coma and police say a bar manager has been arrested for causing his injuries.