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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Controversial police-review board to be debated by Tampa City CouncilAmidst concern and controversy surrounding an order to create a citizens review
Controversial police-review board to be debated by Tampa City Council
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 hours ago
Amidst concern and controversy surrounding an order to create a citizens review board for the Tampa Police Department, the Chief of Tampa's Police Force, Eric Ward, is scheduled to report to the Tampa City Council to discuss the plan. Chief Ward was... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Community activists want "transparent" Citizen's Review BoardOn the sidewalk just outside the Tampa Police Department, community activists f
Community activists want "transparent" Citizen's Review Board
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
On the sidewalk just outside the Tampa Police Department, community activists from a group called Tampa for Justice put pressure on Mayor Bob Buckhorn. The mayor signed an order Friday to create a review board that he largely appoints – 11 members,... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Higher stormwater fees in Tampa homeowners' futures?Are flood-weary Tampa residents ready to pony up for drainage improvements? Af
Higher stormwater fees in Tampa homeowners' futures?
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
Are flood-weary Tampa residents ready to pony up for drainage improvements? After several weeks of heavy rainfall, city leaders are exploring ideas to deal with the excess water and widespread flooding problems. The Tampa City Council held a public... Read more
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FOX 13 Tampa Bay
Family plans to sue TPD over son's deathThe family of a man who was killed during a Tampa Police drug raid has notified
Family plans to sue TPD over son's death
FOX 13 Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
The family of a man who was killed during a Tampa Police drug raid has notified the city they will be filing a lawsuit in the coming months, attorney T.J. Grimaldi said Tuesday. Grimaldi described, what he considers, "glaring inconsistencies" in the... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Tampa City Council discussing stormwater rate increaseTampa City council members appear to be leaning towards a stormwater rate incre
Tampa City Council discussing stormwater rate increase
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 25 days ago
Tampa City council members appear to be leaning towards a stormwater rate increase for most Tampa homeowners. "It's an investment in infrastructure," said City Councilman Guido Maniscalco. Council members discussed the rate increase at their... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Tampa Heights activist wants Citizens' Review Board for Tampa PoliceTAMPA - "I said, is he ok? And they said, no, he didn't survive,” said Lena You
Tampa Heights activist wants Citizens' Review Board for Tampa Police
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 28 days ago
TAMPA - "I said, is he ok? And they said, no, he didn't survive,” said Lena Young Green, Tampa Heights. Her husband died in handcuffs on a Tampa sidewalk. "This team of officers were, in my estimation, in such a mood that they were taking down a... Read more

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