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Veteran Deputy To Lead HCSO District 5 Bloomingdale Substation

By Tamas Mondovics Community resource deputies, also known as CRDs, continue to serve and protect their assigned communities and care for area residents' various needs....

Crime & Public Safety Beat: County Promotes Year-Round Preparedness During...

By Tamas Mondovics The message was simple at this year’s Severe Weather Awareness Week promoted by Hillsborough County officials as it urged residents to be...

Crime & Public Safety Beat: Crime Stoppers Tip Leads Detectives To...

By Tamas Mondovics Seffner resident Linda Kay Fisher, 46, was walking northbound along Black Dairy Road near her home when she was struck and killed...

Transportation And Student-Safety Takes Center Stage At Start Of 2017-2018 School...

By Tamas Mondovics Thanks to recent changes involving Hillsborough County Public School student transportation such as the scrapping of HCPS’s long standing courtesy busing, the...

Drinking And Distractions Fuel Teen Driver Crashes

By Matt Nasworthy, AAA Spokesperson, The Auto Club Group Motor vehicle crashes remain the leading cause of death for teens in the United States. In...

Parents Respond To Hillsborough County School Board Vote To End Courtesy...

By Tamas Mondovics As anticipated, Hillsborough County Schools Board’s 6-1 decision last month to end its nearly 20-year-long courtesy busing offered to thousands of students...

Crime & Public Safety Beat: HCSO Cracks Down On Construction Fraud...

By Tamas Mondovics The result of a three-month long criminal investigation conducted by the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office Construction Fraud Unit targeting unlicensed contractors following...

Frozen Turkey Goes Up In Flames In Fryer Fire During Annual...

By Tamas Mondovics Florida may not be leading the list of fryer fire-related accidents, injuries, or death, but according to the National Fire Protection Association,...

Crime and Public Safety Beat: Florida Sees Tragic Increase In Fatal...

By Tamas Mondovics Fall has begun and students have gone back to school prompting parents to focus on transportation and school safety. The end of...

Hillsborough Enacts Emergency Ban on Open Burning

Press Release Hillsborough County, Fla. (April 27, 2017) – The Emergency Policy Group today approved an executive order banning open burning in Hillsborough County until...