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On Thursday, July 15th, City Council approved a contractual agreement between (ACTS) Agency For Community Treatment Services and the Tampa Police Department to move forward with a Behavioral Health Unit. The unit will include 4 officers and 4 mental…
Updated: 07/21/2021 - 01:43 pm
On July 5th 2021, the victim was walking to his vehicle in the area of 17th St / 3rd Ave when the suspect, later identified as Marquis Walter, shot the victim multiple times. Detectives worked diligently to develop leads and learned the victim and…
Updated: 07/14/2021 - 09:01 pm
The Tampa Police Department have arrested three people in connection with Tuesday's Cuban demonstration. Here is the timeline of events: At 4:00 p.m., a large group gathered at Al Lopez Park where the crowd at first remained on the sidewalk.…
Updated: 07/14/2021 - 08:48 pm
On 7/7/2021 at 6:45 am, the victim was driving Westbound on W. Hillsborough Avenue and entered the left turn lane approaching N. Howard Avenue. The victim then turned in front of a Lexus SUV approaching in the Eastbound lanes on W. Hillsborough Ave…
Updated: 07/07/2021 - 05:48 pm
On July 7th, 2021 at approximately 11:00 am, an adult male victim was sitting inside of the driver seat of a parked vehicle with an adult passenger seated next to him. The suspect approached the victim's vehicle on foot and shot the victim several…
Updated: 07/07/2021 - 05:46 pm
On 7/6/21 at approximately 9:37 PM, the driver of a blue Chevrolet Silverado was traveling northbound on 40th St approaching E Fern when he struck the raised median, causing the truck to flip and cross onto the southbound lanes. As a result, the…
Updated: 07/07/2021 - 10:46 am
On 7/5/21 at approximately 3:05 AM, the driver of a 2007 Honda Motorcycle was traveling south on S. 20th St. at Hemlock St. Witnesses stated he veered off the road for unknown reasons and hit the curb. There were no other vehicles involved. The…
Updated: 07/05/2021 - 07:27 pm
On 7/4/21 at approximately 11:52 PM, the victim was on the top floor of the Poe Parking Garage, sitting in a vehicle with the door open. The victim's body was siting partially outside of the vehicle when the victim was struck in the wrist with what…
Updated: 07/05/2021 - 07:25 pm
On 7/4/21 at approximately 10:15 PM, officers were dispatched to the 3700 block of Temple St. in reference to a fight, where one subject was reportedly armed with a gun. Upon arrival, an officer observed the armed suspect and a foot pursuit ensued.…
Updated: 07/05/2021 - 07:22 pm
First incident: On 7/5/21 at approximately 12:43 AM, officers responded to the 3600 block of 29th Ave in reference to shots heard in the area. Upon officers arriving, they found an adult male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Officers…
Updated: 07/05/2021 - 07:06 pm
On January 10, 2021, Officers responded to the 3000 block of N. Morgan St. reference an adult black male that was discovered deceased by apparent gunshot wounds. Detectives worked diligently to develop leads and reviewed video surveillance that…
Updated: 06/25/2021 - 07:41 pm
What began as a dispute over owed money on June 6, 2021 at 2:45 am, ended when the suspect shot the victim with a pellet gun. When the officers arrived on scene, the adult male victim was found deceased as a result of his sustained injuries.…
Updated: 06/23/2021 - 03:57 pm
On 1/27/2007 an unknown male (later determined to be Jared Vaughn, white male, 2/23/1977) offered to assist the victim in getting home, where she was then sexually battered. DNA collected at the time of the sexual battery did not match to a known…
Updated: 06/22/2021 - 10:20 am
Sunday afternoon, Tampa Police were dispatched to the report of a light-colored sedan that had crashed and was overturned in the waters of the Hillsborough River near the intersection of W. Columbus Drive & N. Riverside Drive. Officers arrived…
Updated: 06/20/2021 - 05:20 pm
After developing leads and following up on tips submitted to Crimestoppers of Tampa Bay, Tampa Police Detectives were able to identify and arrest 39-year-old Hector Kirkland (pictured) on June 9, charging him with the armed robbery of the Mobil…
Updated: 06/10/2021 - 10:52 am
Late Tuesday night, Tampa Police responded to what was originally reported as a vehicle crashing into the guardrail in the southbound lanes of Interstate 275. Officers arrived to find a 2015 blue Dodge with multiple bullet holes resting against the…
Updated: 06/09/2021 - 07:34 am
Tampa Police Detectives are working to identify two suspects involved in an armed robbery of the Mobil station at 10002 N. Florida Ave late Sunday night. Video can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/L_wqh4RH148 The suspects are described as follows…
Updated: 06/07/2021 - 04:39 pm
Tampa Police Officers responded to the report of "shots heard" in the 1500 block of W. Main St. at 2:45 PM Friday afternoon. Officers arrived to find an adult male victim of a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital. While…
Updated: 06/04/2021 - 05:25 pm
At 3:00 PM Friday afternoon, Tampa Police responded to the report of gunshots in the 3400 block of E. Genesee St.  Officers arrived to find an adult male victim, who was transported to a nearby hospital, listed in stable condition. Anyone with…
Updated: 06/04/2021 - 05:24 pm
Tampa Police are investigating a fatal hit & run that occurred late Monday night. An adult white male in his 50’s reportedly stopped and exited his vehicle in the roadway of southbound N. 40th St. before walking into the intersection of E.…
Updated: 06/01/2021 - 03:55 pm