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News Releases

The Public Information Office assists members of the media in gathering information and reporting on news events that impact the residents and visitors of the City of St. Petersburg. Because the media is a valuable resource to keep the public informed of the department's activities, the Public Information Office is the central location where members of the media can obtain information regarding the various events in which the department has played a part.

For all media inquiries and questions, please contact the Public Information Office by phone 727-893-7550.

Latest News Releases

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Report Number Title Date of Release
Pride Security- Summary of Earlier Press Conference
06-23-22
2022-023272 Shooting Investigation
06-17-22
2022-022915 Traffic Crash Investigation
06-15-22
2022-022601 Body Found
06-13-22
2022-022593 Fatal Pedestrian Crash
06-12-22
2022-021741 Attempted Murder in the 2nd Degree
06-06-22
2022-021645 Shooting Investigation
06-05-22
Chief Holloway will Distribute Grant Funds to Local Youth Programs
06-03-22
2022-019718 Video and image of suspect vehicle
05-31-22
2022-019719 Serious Injury Crash now Fatal
05-31-22
2022- National Safe Boating Week - Useful Boating Safety Tips
05-27-22
2022- National Safe Boating Week Ride-along opportunity with FWC and SPPD
05-26-22
2022-020227 Vehicle vs Bicycle Traffic Crash!
05-25-22
Meet our two newest additions to the police force - Hero and Storm!
05-24-22
Unveiling new names for SPPD's two new street patrol horses
05-23-22
2022-019718 Fatal Accident Involving a Vehicle and Scooter
05-22-22
2022-019621 Shooting Investigation
05-21-22
2022-019621 Fatal Shooting Investigation
05-21-22
2022-019048 Homicide Investigation
05-17-22
2022-018972 Fatal Pedestrian Crash
05-17-22
2022-018683 Pedestrian Involved Crash
05-14-22
2022-017628 Fatal Motorcycle Crash
05-07-22
Officer Involved Shooting
05-05-22
2022-036981 Suspect arrested in October 2021 hit and run death
05-05-22
Crackdown on Speeding
04-26-22
2022-013699 and 2022-013934 1st Degree Murder Charges
04-25-22
2022-014583 Shooting and Arrest
04-16-22
2022-013699 and 2022-013934 Person of Interest in Custody
04-14-22
2022-013699 and 2022-013934 Reward for Information on Two Homicides
04-12-22
2022-013934 Homicide investigation
04-12-22
2022-013699 Homicide investigation
04-10-22
COPS (Career Options Police Stipend) Award
04-07-22
2022-013260 Pedestrian Injured
04-07-22
2022-013128 Shooting Investigation
04-06-22
2022-012861 Murder Suicide Investigation
04-04-22
2022-012728 Fatal Pedestrian Crash
04-03-22
2022-011972 Person Shot and Suspect Arrested
03-29-22
2022-011811 Homicide Investigation
03-28-22
2022-010859 Fatal Pedestrian Involved Traffic Crash
03-21-22
2022-010780 Fatal Motorcycle Crash
03-21-22
2022-010686 Homicide Investigation
03-20-22
2022-010395 Fatal Crash Involving a Pedestrian
03-18-22
2022-009883 Fatal Motorcycle Crash
03-14-22
2022-009712 Fatal Crash Involving Pedestrian
03-13-22
Police Continue Campaign for Pedestrian and Bicyclist Safety
03-09-22
Tampa Bay Human Trafficking Task Force Arrests
03-09-22
2020-041017 Fatal Vehicle Crash
03-08-22
2020-041017 Arrest in 2020 Homicide
03-01-22
2022-007839 Hit and Run Crash Involving Bicycle
02-27-22
2022-007548 Traffic Fatality
02-25-22
Drone Detection Technology Enhances Security at Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg
02-25-22
2022-007231 Shooting Investigation
02-23-22
2022-007214 Shooting Investigation
02-22-22
2022-007060 Fatal Crash
02-22-22
2022-006698 Fatal Motorcycle Crash
02-19-22
2021-023059 Arrest Involving June 2021 Fatal Crash
02-18-22
Meet SPOT, the Newest Member of the St. Petersburg Police Department
02-14-22
Superbowl Commercial Star is St. Petersburg Police's Newest SWAT Tool
02-14-22
2022-005714 Fiery Traffic Crash - Later Fatal Crash now Investigated as Homicide
02-12-22
2022-005688 Fatal Motorcycle Crash
02-12-22
Sergeant Ryan T. Bellittera and Officer Courtney C. Parker Receive 2021 Ned March/Bud Purdy Award
02-11-22
St. Petersburg Police Department Seeks Re-accreditation
02-10-22
Community Engagement Training Continues with Public Workshop
02-04-22
2022-004383 College Student Arrested for Making Threats
04-04-22
2022-003658 Possible Human Remains Found
01-29-22
Command Review Board Terminates Officer
01-27-22
St. Petersburg Police Launches Police and Community Engagement Training from Bethune-Cookman University Center for Law and Social Justice
01-25-22
2022-003075 Missing Child Search
01-25-22
2022-001652 Hit & Run
01-20-22
2022-001784 Armed Robbery
01-19-22
2022-002290 Fatal Crash
01-18-22
2022-002215 Shooting Investigation
01-18-22
2022-002077 Shooting Investigation
01-17-22
2022-001733 Scooter Crash With Injuries
01-14-22
2021-036891 Arrest in String of Violent Taxi Cab Robberies
01-12-22
2022-000972 Do you know this bank robber
01-08-22
Pinellas County Use of Deadly Force Investigative Taskforce Findings
01-05-22

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