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News Releases - 2016

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Release Date
Release
December 2016
12-18-16 UPDATE -Serious Pedestrian Accident in the 3000 block of 5 Ave N
12-16-16 Vehicle Hits Child
12-14-16 Shooting at 4142 6 St S
12-13-16 Update:Single Car Fatality
12-13-16 Update on Suicide from December 8, 2016
12-13-16 Single Car Fatality
12-07-16 Fatal Pedestrian Accident - Update
12-07-16 Fatal Pedestrian Accident
12-06-16 Fatal motorcycle accident
12-05-16 Update-Fatal Pedestrian Accident on December 2, 2016
12-02-16 Fatal Pedestrian Crash
12-02-16 Update on Grenade Found
12-01-16 Police arrest creep-in burglar
12-01-16 Special Enforcement for Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety
November 2016
11-23-16 Update: Homicide at 7046 40th Avenue North
11-22-16 Special Enforcement for Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety
11-21-16 MISSING/ENDANGERED PERSON
11-21-16 7-11 Robbery
11-21-16 Costly Criminal Mischief
11-15-16 Mounted Patrol Graduation
Video-Mounted Patrol Unit Training this Week with Trainer Patti Fiedler
11-12-16 Person Shot
11-10-16 Serious Injury Bicycle Crash
11-08-16 Update: Crossing Guard fatal accident
11-07-16 Woman Bank Robber
October 2016
10-22-16 Updated: Serious Injury Crash Involving Uber
10-22-16 Serious Injury Crash
10-22-16 SPPD Wolfpack
10-21-16 Update: Arrest Made in Identity Theft Case
10-18-16 Armed Robbery Shell Station
10-18-16 Officer Arrested for DUI
10-17-16 Serious Injury Crash Investigation
10-14-16 Update: Body Found in Car Identified
10-10-16 Stabbing Update
10-08-16 Serious Injury Crash
10-07-16 Woman Arrested for Exploitation of a 94 Year Old Man
10-07-16 Student Arrested for Making Threats
10-06-16 St. Petersburg Hurricane Matthew Update 2
10-06-16 Hurricane Matthew Update for St. Pete
10-03-16 National Night Out
10-02-16 Body Found at Booker Creek Park
10-01-16 Fatal Pedestrian Accident - 2600 block of 5th Avenue North
September 2016
09-30-16 Skimmer Device Found
09-30-16 Arrest Made in Attempted Murder Case
09-28-16 Stabbing
09-28-16 MLK Closed for Stabbing Investigation
09-26-16 Teen Arrested for Attempted Murder
09-22-16 Missing Elderly Man
09-16-16 Officer Arrested
09-06-16 Man with Walker Beaten and Robbed
Video
09-06-16 Stolen Guns from Unlocked Cars
August 2016
08-30-16 Update 2: Fatal Traffic Accident at 5th Avenue North and 34th Street
08-29-16 Update: Fatal Traffic Accident at 5th Avenue North and 34th Street
08-27-16 Serious injury accident - 54th Avenue North and 22nd Street North
08-26-16 Car Overturned and Downed Power Line Update
08-26-16 Serial Burglar Arrested
08-24-16 Gun Found on Student at Lakewood High School
08-24-16 Update: Shooting at Bay Vista Park
08-20-16 Woman Drives at Prisoner Transport Van
08-19-16 2nd Arrest in Shooting/Homicide
08-18-16 Update 2: Shooting Investigation - 3745 9th Avenue North
Video
08-17-16 Update: Shooting Investigation - 3745 9th Avenue North
08-14-16 Suicide/Accident on I-275
08-03-16 Home Invasion Robbery
Video of suspects
08-02-16 Arrest of Woman for Attempted Murder
08-01-16 Woman Wanted for Attempted Murder
July 2016
07-25-16 Shooting Update
07-23-16 Missing Person Found
07-23-16 Arrest Made in First Degree Murder Case
07-23-16 Missing Person
07-22-16 Operation Skimmer
07-22-16 Accidental Shooting
07-21-16 New Police Headquarters Update
07-19-16 Dance Trailer Stolen
07-17-16 Homicide Investigation Update
07-15-16 Child Abuse
07-14-16 Update - Carjacking-Wawa -2465 22nd Ave. N
07-12-16 Armed Robbery-Teresa's Food Mart-2601 30 Ave N
07-11-16 Carjacking-Wawa -2465 22nd Ave. N
07-11-16 Domestic Related Incident at 2528 13th Avenue South
07-06-16 Woman set on Fire update
07-05-16 Assistance Requested in Locating Murder Suspect
07-04-16 Shooting-4700 block of 23rd Avenue South
07-01-16 Drowning
June 2016
06-30-16 Bus Driver Punched by Rider
06-27-16 Indictment in the Morgan Martin Disappearance Case
06-27-16 HERO Mentor Program Party Celebrating 1 Year
06-23-16 Shooting Update
06-22-016 Update: Missing Teen
06-22-16 Search for Missing Teen
06-17-16 St. Petersburg Police Investigating Robbery to MidFlorida Credit Union
06-16-16 Update: Traffic Fatality at 22nd Avenue North & 16th Street
06-14-16 Update: Woman Dies Trapped in Window
06-14-16 Teen Shot Update to include new details
06-14-16 Teen Shot
06-12-16 Assistant Chief Blinded by Laser Pointer
06-11-16 Homicide Update: Suspect Arrested
06-10-16 Arrest in Hit and Run
06-03-16 Tropical Disturbance
May 2016
05-31-16 D.U.I. Manslaughter Arrest
05-28-16 Person Shot-Midcore Parking Garage
05-27-16 Boating Fatality Accident at St. Petersburg Coast Guard Base
05-27-16 Angry Customer Smashes Quarter Game with Sledgehammer
05-27-16 Serious Bicycle Crash- Pinellas Trail and 49 St S
05-24-16 Angry Customer Smashes Quarter Game
05-23-16 Update: Crash Involving a Police Officer
05-23-16 Crash involving a Police Officer
05-23-16 Update to Overnight Shooting Near Hollywood Nights Club
05-18-16 Arrest of Serial Burglar
05-16-16 Help ID Suspect
05-13-16 Realtor Kidnapper Found Guilty
05-11-16 Domestic Homicide Update
05-11-16 Domestic Homicide
05-11-16 Drowning Investigation
05-04-16 Update to Homicide Near Central Avenue and 42nd Street
April 2016
04-30-16 Update: Homicide at 5th Avenue South and 6th Street South
04-30-16 Murder-Suicide at 700 35th Avenue North
04-30-16 Homicide at 5th Avenue South and 6th Street
04-30-16 Fatal Pedestrian Hit and Run Crash
04-29-16 Major Drug Arrest
04-18-16 3 Teens Steal Car and Drive over a Parked car
04-16-16 St. Petersburg Police Department City-Wide D.U.I. Wolfpack
04-13-16 Domestic Related Shooting at 2035 13th Street South
04-12-16 Update on April 7th Homicide: Crime Stoppers Reward
04-12-16 Alert to Parents: THC -Laced Treats
04-12-16 Suspect identified in April 7th Homicide at Apts.Parking lot
04-11-16 Homicide at 2910 18 Ave S
04-08-16 Stabbing 3738 Central Ave
04-04-16 High Visibility Enforcement for Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety
04-03-16 Small Plane’s Landing Gear Collapses at Albert Whitted Airport
04-01-16 Update on Homicide at 2440 Irving Avenue South
March 2016
03-31-16 Hit & Run Fatality Arrest
03-31-16 Homicide at 2440 Irving Avenue South
03-31-16 Heroes of the St. Petersburg Police are hosting a 5k and 10K this Friday night, April 1st @ 6:30 p.m.
03-29-16 Crash at 102 Ave N & 16 St.
03-21-16 Man Dies from Injuries on PSTA Bus
03-19-16 Multiple Suspected Spice Overdoses
03-19-16 Serious Injury Pedestrian/Hit and Run Crash
03-16-16 Multiple Arsons in 6 block area
03-16-16 Stolen Car Hits Police Cruiser
03-15-16 St. Petersburg Man Dies from Bar Fight
03-14-16 Serious Vehicle Accident Involving Officers
03-13-16 Fatality Crash 2400 block 15 Ave S
03-11-16 Update on Drive-By Shooting at 1201 10th Avenue South
03-09-16 Security for the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg
03-09-16 K-9’s Train for Bomb Detection
03-08-16 Car Hits Cruiser
03-08-16 Update: Serious Scooter Crash at 30th Avenue North and 65th Way
03-05-16 Plane Makes Emergency Landing on St. Petersburg Golf Course
03-03-16 Cold Case Skype Interview
03-01-16 Update 2: Shooting Investigation
03-01-16 Update to Shooting Investigation
February 2016
02-26-16 MADD Honors St. Petersburg Police Officers
02-21-16 Shooting at Holiday Inn
02-19-16 Ned March/Bud Purdy Award Winners
02-17-16 Back- up for County 911 Outage
02-15-16 Arrest of Hit & Run Driver
02-14-16 4 year old Boy Fires Gun
02-09-16 Second Escaped Hillsborough Teen Arrested in St. Petersburg
02-09-16 Stolen Chihuly Art Piece Recovered
02-08-16 Art Stolen from Chihuly Collection
02-08-16 St. Petersburg Police Arrest Escaped Hillsborough County Teen
02-03-16 50 year old man Charged with Sex Assault on a 3 year old girl
January 2016
01-27-16 Veh vs Tractor Trailer
01-26-16 Vehicle vs motorized wheelchair
01-26-16 Shooting - 943 17 Ave S
01-23-16 Stabbing arrest at Angels Apartments
01-22-16 Arrest of Middle School Student with Knife
01-21-16 Crash involving Police car
01-21-16 Botox Theft
01-19-16 Serious Injury Pedestrian Crash
01-11-16 Special Enforcement for Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety
01-06-16 Suspect Arrest
01-01-16 Police Cruiser Struck by Apparently Celebratory Gunfire
01-01-16 Teenager Injured by Apparent Celebratory Gunfire
01-01-16 Celebratory Gunfire Arrests
01-01-16 Fatality Crash Roosevelt Blvd west of I275