A bloodhound found the construction worker who fled after he accidentally killed a deputy on I-275 on Sept. 23. The hound also found the man who helped the construction worker flee.
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A police raid on the pizzeria found morphine, methamphetamine, cocaine, oxycodone and other drugs, according to PCSO. None of these items were listed as available toppings, but PCSO has, in effect, charged the owner for selling them off the secret menu.
After a week on the job, preschool teacher Rebecca Lynn Bird lost her job – and was arrested for child abuse.
Pinellas County Sheriff’s Deputy Todd O’Brien drove the front driver side of his SUV “over Diffenderfer’s right side and mid to upper back area,” according to a statement from the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office.
The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Madeira Beach man on charges of witness tampering and resisting arrest in relation to illegal gunfire.
The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office recovered the body of 60-year-old Daniel Lukens from Tampa Bay, near the Gandy Bridge.
Gerald Moore, 58 of St. Petersburg, died Sunday, Dec. 26, after being taken off life support, according to the Sheriff’s Office. Moore was transported to a local hospital Dec. 12 for medical reasons, according to police.
Gulfport Police Department arrested a 20-year-old man after he posted a video on social media showing him pointing an “AR-15-style pistol” into the street.
A newer model red Nissan Juke with alloy rims hit and killed a 70-year-old man on May 13; police are asking anyone with information to please contact them.
The agreement allows Pinellas police departments to respond to Gulfport-related calls if needed, and for Gulfport police to respond to Gulfport-related crimes in other cities.
In addition to the PCSO not enforcing the county mask mandates, at least one deputy was recently seen violating of the order on St. Pete Beach.
On Wednesday, October 28, Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri implemented the body-worn camera trial program for the PCSO.