State highway boss pulls FHP over in emphatic memo: ‘No ticket quotas’ Aug 11th, 2017 12:57 UTC, Moving swiftly to tamp down a growing furor in the media and with the motoring public, state highway safety chief Terry Rhodes issued a memorandum late Thursday night to the top brass at the Florida Highway Patrol . R-St. A 66% match.
Uber driver saves life of passenger who wanted to jump off Florida bridge (Aug 2017), ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WSVN . A supervisor came over and told the men to drive to a nearby rest stop. Someone then called Florida Highway Patrol. The man sat at nearby bench at the rest area until FHP troopers approached him, Fox 13 reports. A 44% match.
Tropical Storm Emily brings drenching rains on trek across Florida (since Jul, 2017), ST. PETERSBURG, Fla . Emily was expected to weaken to a tropical depression while crossing Florida in coming hours on a path out into the Atlantic. A 40% match.
The Latest: Storm outages mostly in 2 Florida counties (since Jul, 2017), The storm was about 20 miles (35 kilometers) south of St. Petersburg and has maximum sustained winds of 45 mph (75 kph) and is moving to the east at 9 mph (15 kph). A 43% match.
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Florida highway chief: There is no FHP speeding ticket quota Aug 11th, 2017 13:33 UTC, TALLAHASSEE — Moving swiftly to tamp down a growing furor in the media and with the motoring public, state highway safety chief Terry Rhodes issued a memorandum late Thursday night to the top brass at the Florida . R-St.
Highway Patrol tells troopers to write 2 tickets an hour, but ‘this is not a quota’ Aug 11th, 2017 10:22 UTC, Sen. Jeff Brandes, R-St. Petersburg, who oversees FHP’s budget, said Welch has no authority to tell troopers to write more tickets.
Quota? North Florida state troopers told to write 2 tickets per hour Aug 11th, 2017 02:06 UTC, Jeff Brandes, R-St. Petersburg, who oversees the FHP budget as chairman of the Senate’s transportation budget committee, said Welch has no authority to tell troopers to write more tickets.
Uber Driver’s Punch Leaves Man Critically Injured: Cops Aug 11th, 2017 11:59 UTC, Breaking: A 56-year-old man suffered ‘serious brain trauma’ after a fight with an Uber driver Thursday night, St. Petersburg Police say. ST. PETERSBURG, FL — An alleged fight . picked up Terry Lynn Kimball.
Rick Baker committee raises big, spends bigger in July on 10th of Aug 2017, Former and possibly future St. Petersburg . the Florida Division of Elections. The committee, “Seamless Florida,” raised the money from 21 donors, and much of the money came from local business leaders,
Blake Snell, Corey Dickerson help Rays take opener from Indians on 10th of Aug 2017, ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Corey Dickerson finally delivered . “When we had opportunities, which were few, you have to cash in, and we didn’t,” Indians manager Terry Francona said.