K-9 Dogs: Three police dogs in St. Petersburg have received bullet and stab proof vests via a donation from a Massachusetts-based charity
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An 81-year old woman has died after an e-scooter accident near Central Avenue, one of almost 500 fatal pedestrian-related accidents in 2023.
A 28-year-old, St. Petersburg woman killed by Lexus driver in a hit-and-run accident in a crosswalk on U.S. 19.
Police arrested a 15-year-old boy Feb. 28 after he allegedly threatened a shooting at John Hopkins Middle School in St. Petersburg.
“Kiley refused to drop the firearm, continuing to threaten Officer York, at which time Officer York fired at Kiley and struck him,” according to police.
When activists talk about “Defund the Police”, is this what they mean? The St. Petersburg Police Department has a new program that allows social workers, not sworn officers, to help with calls of a nonviolent nature. Nothing like it exists anywhere else, and the program’s getting national attention.
An 18-year-old woman faces attempted murder charges after she allegedly intentionally hit another woman riding a bicycle on the sidewalk in the Childs Park area on June 13.
Within an hour, St. Petersburg first responders answered calls for a shooting and fire. The incidents took place mere blocks apart Sunday afternoon.
Police discovered Deno Conley, 65, dead in the garage at the property near 34th Street North (U.S. 19) and 38th Avenue North. Conley had hired the alleged murderer to perform some home renovations.
St. Petersburg police believe they’ve found the man who shot two men on the street earlier this month. The suspect is currently in jail in Hillsborough County for several unrelated charges.
The St. Petersburg Police Department said it worked with the FBI and Tampa Police Department on locating and detaining the person of interest, who they believe may be responsible for two shootings.
Police arrested a man in St. Pete after a shooting in Clearwater.