Tallahassee Mayor John Dailey: “We Should Play”

Tallahassee Mayor John Dailey: “We Should Play”

A week after the Leon County Commission voted 4-2 to keep parks closed to sporting events except for cross country, the City of Tallahassee is scheduled to take up a staff recommendation that would cancel city sponsored fall sports which include flag football and baseball. However, Tallahassee Mayor John Dailey has stated that he will […]

LCS Elementary Principal Sends Text “Using Offensive Language and Racial Slur” to Colleagues

LCS Elementary Principal Sends Text “Using Offensive Language and Racial Slur” to Colleagues

Tallahassee Reports has learned that Jasmine Smith, the principal of Oak Ridge Elementary School, sent an inappropriate text message during a elementary school principal meeting on August 25th. The message, which was sent to another elementary school principal, was inadvertently included in a thread with approximately 20 other LCS elementary principals. The message from Ms. […]

Tallahassee Violent Crime Incidents Up 64% in August

Tallahassee Violent Crime Incidents Up 64% in August

Based on Tallahassee Police Department reports, violent crime incidents have increased by 64% in August 2020 when compared to August 2019. Additionally, during the last three months violent crime incidents are up approximately 98% when compared to the first three months of 2020. Analysis of the incidents show that the upward trend in violent crime […]

Protestors Call Cleared Officers “Killer Cops”, TPD Comments on Arrests

Protestors Call Cleared Officers “Killer Cops”, TPD Comments on Arrests

At an unpermitted protest in downtown Tallahassee on Saturday, law enforcement officials arrested 15 people. The protest comes after a Leon County grand jury reviewed evidence in three police related shootings and concluded officer actions were justified. The Tallahassee Police Department issued a press release following the arrests – provided below – which describes that […]