Category Archives: Florida

Your Friday Evening Florida Report

Florida authorities have arrested more than a hundred people in an undercover sting called “Operation Santa’s Naughty List.” Investigators were targeting those involved in prostitution, human trafficking and child predators in Polk County, Florida, netting 124 arrests over the 6-day … Continue reading

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Your Friday Afternoon Florida Report

Winter Park, FL — Bobbie Sapp, 49, is a registered nurse, who has no criminal past. Despite never having committed a crime, because of the backward justice system in America, coupled with violent police welfare checks, Sapp is now facing … Continue reading

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Your Friday Morning Florida Report

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) – A Sarasota man has been arrested in connection to a shooting that left one person injured. Around 4:30pm Monday, officers were called to a shooting in the parking lot of the 10th Street boat ramp. There … Continue reading

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Your Thursday Morning Florida Report

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Florida authorities have arrested a 12-year-old girl after being alerted to a social media post that threatened to kill fellow students at her middle school. The Broward County Sheriff’s Office says the girl in one post … Continue reading

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And you never will know anything, ma’am

The mother of the UPS driver who was held hostage and killed last week said she was being kept in the dark by authorities about the details surrounding her son’s death. “Today is the fifth day and I know nothing,” … Continue reading

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Your Wednesday Morning Florida Report

A school administrator in Florida faces a demotion and a $44,000 pay cut because she showed up for a work Halloween party in a risky ‘flasher’ costume. The social media posts of Mary Catherine Coker of the Broward County Public … Continue reading

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And on the Florida Gun Control Front:

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WWSB) – Pushing back against arguments raised by Attorney General Ashley Moody and the National Rifle Association, gun-control supporters contend the Florida Supreme Court should sign off on a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at blocking possession of assault … Continue reading

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Your Tuesday Morning Florida Report

MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. (WWSB) – A Manatee County school bus had to be evacuated after students complained of a noxious smell. The bus had 33 students being taken home from Buffalo Creek Middle School when they smelled the odor. The … Continue reading

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Your Monday Morning Florida Report

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – Two surveillance videos show the events surrounding a Wednesday night shootout between Miami-Dade police detectives and a gunman riding a scooter that injured a woman caught in the crossfire, police said. MORE

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Your Friday Afternoon Florida Report

A Florida father left his juvenile son on the side of the road because he thinks his son might be gay, according to police. Evenaud Julmeus, 30, of Haines City, Fla., dropped the boy off in front of a closed … Continue reading

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Your Friday Morning Florida Report

CRESTVIEW, Fla. (AP) — A woman who bought a baby shower gift at a Florida Goodwill store was shocked when the father-to-be opened the box and found a loaded semi-automatic rifle inside. Veronica Alvarez-Rodriguez told the Northwest Florida Daily News … Continue reading

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Your Thursday Morning Florida Report

PALMETTO, Fla. (WWSB) – Deputies in Manatee County are looking for the person or people who stole a horse then slaughtered it in Palmetto. The sheriff’s office says sometime between 5pm on Sunday and 8am Monday, the suspects in this … Continue reading

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Your Wednesday Morning Florida Report

Two Florida women were caught smiling on camera after they stole credit cards from a 75-year-old woman and spent $5,000 in a store, police said. The suspects lifted the woman’s wallet at a grocery store on Nov. 15, according to … Continue reading

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Your Tuesday Morning Florida Report

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. — A shark came just a bit too close for comfort for a young surfer in New Smyrna Beach over the weekend. Chandler Moore was knocked off his surfboard by the shark as it leaped from … Continue reading

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Your Monday Morning Florida Report

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A woman demanding a larger seat on an American Airlines flight is in custody after faking a medical condition that prompted the pilot to head back to a Florida airport. Flight crews summoned authorities once the … Continue reading

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Your Friday Morning Florida Report

MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. (WWSB) – A Manatee County man is accused of pulling out a handgun and pointing it at a neighbor during a dispute last Friday. Deputies say around 6:30pm on 9th Avenue West, the victim was at his … Continue reading

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Your Thursday Morning Florida Report

LARGO, Fla. – A Florida man is accused of spitting food into a woman’s mouth following a road rage incident. Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputies arrested 61-year-old David Paul Wipperman Thursday on felony battery charges for the incident that took place … Continue reading

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Your Wednesday Morning Florida Report

MIAMI (AP) — Law enforcement officers want to know who placed an ad on Craigslist purporting to sell a newborn baby for $500. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating to determine if the ad placed last week was … Continue reading

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Your Tuesday Morning Florida Report

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. — A Florida woman is facing charges after police said she shot and killed a woman who was found dead in her driveway. Yvonne Serrano, 51, called 911 just before 6 a.m. Saturday reporting that an unknown … Continue reading

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Your Monday Morning Florida Report

A 380-pound Florida man used his belly button to stash a bag of meth, police said. Martin Skelly, 41, of St. Petersburg was busted early Saturday after he reportedly showed up to a McDonald’s in Clearwater with a drug-filled needle. … Continue reading

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