On November 25, 2017, at approximately 3:30 am,
three unidentified suspects attempted to force their way into Steinbrenner High School located at 5575 Lutz Lake Fern Road, Lutz, in Hillsborough County. The suspects were determined to get inside the school and used anything they
could get their hands on to the break through the windows but were unsuccessful. As a result of their multiple failed attempts to get inside the school, they did manage to cause at least $2,500 in damage to the glass window panes and door. Anyone with any information reference these suspects is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 247-8200 or anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of these suspects and who
wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or
send a mobile tip using our P3 Tips Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads and Droids. You must call Crime Stoppers first to be eligible for a reward.
Vandals try to break into high school
Police trying to identify burglary suspect and his red shoes
Video captures moment before man is run over by car thief
Deputies hunt for suspects in man's death, gun theft
Attempted execution caught on surveillance video
Police release the 911 call that led to the deadly 'swatting'
Video captures scene of police-involved shooting in Anna Maria
Video shows moments before victim is shot to death
Don't shoot guns in the air on New Year's Eve
Video shows wallet thief at store, cops say
Video captures burglars who robbed business
Police search for man who shot two dogs, killing one
Clearwater police are asking for the public's help to identify a burglary
suspect sporting bright red shoes. The suspect is wanted in connection with a Dec. 22 burglary in the 1900 block of Harding Street. He was wearing a black long-sleeve shirt, camouflage pants and red shoes. Before entering the residence, he put a red hood over his face
and possibly socks on his hands. Anyone with information on his identity should call Clearwater Police at
New York Police Department is seeking four male suspects who approached an apartment door inside of a Bronx building. After knocking on the door, a female occupant answered and engaged in a brief discussion with the suspects. Then two of the suspects began firing toward the apartment door. A 34-year-old male occupant inside of the apartment was shot once in the right thigh. The female who answered the door was not injured.
Broward Sheriff's Office released surveillance video showing the moments before Ervin Watson, 27, shot Philip Antonino, 57, to death on Sept. 22, 2017. Watson was detained on Dec. 12 by Canadian authorities trying to flee the United States.
Miami police and community leaders hold a press conference to warn people not to shoot guns in the air on New Year's Eve. Each year, police and community leaders warn people that what goes up must come down. Stray bullets kill or injure random victims. Says Rev. Jerome Starling, who lost a 5-year-old niece to gunfire 20 years ago: "It's not manly; it's senseless showboating."
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office called on the community and “social media sleuths” to help them solve a crime caught on camera. A woman left her wallet at the Mulberry Dollar General store on North Church Avenue shortly before 11 a.m. Dec. 19, according to the sheriff’s office. After setting her own items down on the conveyer belt, a second woman picks up the left-behind wallet. Surveillance video from the store shows she opened the wallet and looked inside. The sheriff’s office said in a release the woman proceeded to remove cash from the wallet and pay for her own items with the money.
A sexual assault evidence kit contains forensic evidence gathered from a victim's body during an intrusive, hours-long examination. Testing kits can find DNA evidence used to identify rapists, boost prosecutions or exonerate the falsely accused.
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) statistics show that more than 700,000 children are referred to child protective agencies as a result of abuse or neglect in the U.S. each year. According to Purva Grover, M.D., a pediatric emergency physician at Cleveland Clinic Children’s, child abuse is something that unfortunately pediatricians and emergency room physicians are always on the lookout for, but parents need to know the warning signs of physical abuse too, especially when their children are left in the care of others.
Police in Pembroke Pines, Florida, said a man was charged with attempted murder after he dragged a police officer for over half a mile while attempting to flee on December 19. Police said the officer, identified in news reports as Jon Cusack, was called to 1110 SW 125 Avenue when security staff at Century Village observed two non-responsive individuals in a parked vehicle with a “clear baggie containing an unknown substance”. Bodycam footage shows the officer approaching the vehicle and engaging with the suspect, later identified as Thomas Cabrera, before opening the car door. The suspect is seen putting the car in drive and taking off, leaving the officer clinging to the vehicle for what police said was half a mile. The footage then shows the officer falling to the ground.The officer was taken to hospital and was being treated for serious but non life-threatening injuries, police said.= Cabrera and his female passenger were taken into custody following a police chase. Cabrera was charged with attempted murder of a law enforcement officer, fleeing and eluding, driving with a suspended license, and reckless driving, the Sun Sentinel reported. He admitted using cocaine and heroin before Cusack arrived at his parked car.