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Shooting event unites business leaders, special ops to aid veterans

Romulo Camargo wheeled his motorized chair up to the firing line and with a specially designed chin-operated joy stick device, aimed the FN Mark 16 combat rifle at the target. With the red light of the sight lined up to ...

Published on 05/12/12
Updated on 03/19/13
Military getting serious about investigating sexual assault

Sitting in the living room of her Lakeland apartment, Karin Whitley opens an American flag-decorated box and pulls out pictures of moments in her military career that made her proud.

Published on 04/21/12
Updated on 03/19/13
Lakeland officer Crispin remembered for professionalism, bravery

Thousands of law enforcement officers pay their final respects to slain Officer Arnulfo Crispin, who "made a big impact from the beginning."

Published on 12/27/11
Updated on 03/21/13
Coach, two others arrested on child-sex charges

The Polk cases are unrelated.

Published on 12/14/11
Updated on 03/21/13
Adult, 3 juveniles charged with abusing handicapped man

Three juveniles and an adult were charged with abuse of a handicapped person and misdemeanor charges of battery and disorderly conduct against a Lakeland man Friday.

Published on 07/30/10
Updated on 03/21/13
Polk sheriff IDs man killed by wounded deputies in gunfight

Matthew Tutt, 21, of Lakeland, used a .45-caliber, semi-automatic handgun to shoot the deputies, who had stopped him on his bicycle for questioning at 2:30 a.m. in an area under increased patrol because of a string of bu...

Published on 06/25/10
Updated on 03/21/13
Report outlines details of fatal beating of homeless man

Two of the teens admit to hitting and kicking the man but say the third teen did most of the damage.

Published on 04/19/10
Updated on 03/20/13
Polk woman says she is innocent in Shakespeare case

Called a "person of interest'' by the Polk County Sheriff's Office in the disappearance of Abraham Shakespeare, a Lakeland woman speaks out.

Published on 02/01/10
Updated on 03/21/13