Jesse Lee, a Gulfport resident known for foul language and targeted abuse of city hall staff and Gulfport police officers, has pled guilty to felony battery. His sentence? One day administrative probation.
“Burkhart walked out to her and was able to pull her ashore. The person was experiencing a mental health crisis and was transported to St. Anthony’s Hospital,” GPD said.
Gulfport police say they have a potential suspect in the car theft.
An arbitrator has ruled that the Gulfport Police Chief Rob Vincent meted out “retaliatory and excessive” discipline toward Officer Cory Smith. She’s also ruled that the chief retaliated against Sergeant Rob Burkhart. The ruling reinstates Burkhart as sergeant, and orders back pay for both officers.
“I didn’t feel safe” a Black teenaged girl said of the incident. Gulfport Police are investigating an incident at Boca Ciega High School after Maniya Sherriffee says a longtime officer’s treatment of her caused injuries to her face.
The thief seized the moment when he saw the SUV running and unattended. Police have repeatedly cajoled residents to lock their cars and to not leave keys or other valuables in vehicles.
Tyree stabbed the man with a pair of needle-nose pliers after the man implored him not to steal items from others, according to Gulfport police.
A 13-year-old boy was shot in his left buttock and right leg, according to police.
A contractor was found dead while working in the attic of a Gulfport home July 11. The fatality comes during a sustained heat wave across the Florida at the region.
Gulfport Police Chief Rob Vincent stripped Sergeant Rob Burkhart of his stripes over a 2019 St. Patrick’s Day incident and suspended both Burkhart and Officer Cory Smith without pay. The police union and the City agreed to arbitration. The arbitrator’s had the case for 20 months and has not ruled.
Police contacted Jason Clymer at the scene. Clymer admitted taking the flag and then putting it back when he realized someone called the cops.
Once rescued from the water, the woman broke away from first responders, pulled a knife from under her shirt, and held it at her neck.