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Central Florida

Woman Arrested for Central Florida Traffic Homicide

A 34-year-old woman was arrested for a Central Florida traffic homicide that the Sheriff called "disappointing and heartbreaking."

United States Coast Guard Officer Arrested at Central Florida High School

A United States Coast Guard officer was arrested for his actions at a Central Florida high school.

Central Florida Man Wins $1 Million Playing Scratch-Off

A Central Florida man claimed a $1 million prize from the $1,000,000 A YEAR FOR LIFE SPECTACULAR scratch-off game.

Bayshore Boulevard Landscaping Undergoes Largest Replanting in Years

Bayshore Boulevard landscaping received its largest replanting in years.

Award-Winning Tampa Convention Center Prepares for Record-Breaking 2024

Following award-winning year and historic renovation project, the Tampa Convention Center is preparing for a record-breaking year in 2024.

Fatal Shooting at Central Florida Dog Park

There was a fatal shooting at a Central Florida dog park.

Driver Arrested after Driving Around Beach Access Gate into Ocean

A Central Florida driver was arrested after driving around a beach access gate into the ocean.

Central Florida Wastewater Pipeline Will Be One of Longest in United States

After four years of construction, a new Central Florida wastewater pipeline will soon become the third longest of its kind in North America.

FDOT Grant for Central Florida Teen Driver Education, Enforcement Operation

The Florida Department of Transportation awarded a traffic safety sub for a Central Florida teen driver and enforcement operation.

Employee Arrested for Theft at Central Florida Jail

A 45-year-old employee was arrested for theft at a Central Florida jail after stealing items and selling them for profit.

Central Florida Driver Arrested after Fleeing 38 Miles from Traffic Stop

A Central Florida driver was arrested after fleeing 38 miles from an attempted traffic stop.

Drug Dealer Arrested after Fatal Overdose in Central Florida

A drug dealer was arrested after a fatal overdose in Central Florida killed a young woman.

Central Florida Man Arrested for Recording Victims in Bathroom

A Central Florida 27-year-old man was arrested for recording victims in a bathroom.

Irresponsible Central Florida Pet Owner Sentenced to Prison

A Central Florida pet owner, who was called "irresponsible" by the State Attorney, is going to prison.

Two Central Florida Defendants Indicted on First-Degree Murder

A Grand Jury heard two different cases recently, and indicted two Central Florida defendants on first-degree murder.

Students Graduated from Second Harvest’s Culinary Training Program

Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida recently hosted a graduation ceremony for its Culinary Training Program.

Homicide Investigation in Plant City

A homicide investigation is being conducted after one person was found dead in the parking lot of The Twilight Zone Lounge in Plant City.

FDOT Safety Grant for Impaired Driving Education and Enforcement

Hillsborough County awarded a traffic safety subgrant by Florida Department of Transportation for impaired driving education and enforcement.

Florida Senator Visits MacDill Air Force Base Special Operations Command

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio visited U.S. Special Operations Command at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa.

14-Year-Old Arrested for Shooting 16-Year-Old in Central Florida

A 14-year-old male was arrested in connection with the shooting of a 16-year-old male in Central Florida.

Arrest after Roadway Altercation Leads to Shooting Injures 4-Year-Old

Man arrested after road rage incident ended with the suspect shooting at the victim’s vehicle and injuring a 4-year-old girl struck by a bullet.

Cocaine Seized in Major Central Florida Drug Trafficking Bust

Two men have been arrested and a large amount of cocaine was seized in a major Central Florida drug trafficking bust.

Hillsborough County Sheriff Unveils New Fleet Vehicles

The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office recently announced the exciting addition of several new vehicles to its enforcement fleet.

Career Criminal Sentenced for Beating Death of Pregnant Woman, Unborn Baby

A career criminal was sentenced for the beating death of a pregnant woman and her unborn baby in Central Florida.

Central Florida Joint Investigation Launched into Sextortion Scam

There is a Central Florida investigation into a sextortion scam where criminals are posing as Sheriffs demanding pornographic content.

Jury Makes Recommendation in Central Florida Death Penalty Murder Case

A Volusia County jury made a recommendation in the death penalty murder case of a man who shot and killed his close childhood friend.

Central Florida Man Arrested for Possession of Child & Animal Pornography

A Central Florida man has arrested a man on charges of possession of child and animal pornography.

Central Florida Murder Suspect Captured

The Winter Park man who was wanted for a murder in Poinciana last week has been captured in Central Florida.

Central Florida Drug Trafficking Busts Seized Multi Kilos of Fentanyl, Cocaine

A Central Florida investigation led to a drug trafficking bust that seized multiple kilos of fentanyl and cocaine.

Espinosa & Romero Central Florida Drug Trafficking Organization Busted

As part of a major drug trafficking investigation, the Espinosa and Romero Central Florida drug trafficking organization was busted, and five were arrested.