TPD Announces 178 Arrests from Large Scale Human Trafficking Investigation

TPD Announces 178 Arrests from Large Scale Human Trafficking Investigation

On November 17th, various law enforcement officials attended a press conference at Tallahassee Police Department Headquarters to mark the conclusion of a large-scale human trafficking investigation conducted by the TPD over the last two years. The in-depth investigation resulted in the arrest of more than 170 people on charges ranging from solicitation of prostitution to […]

Weekly Report Ending Nov. 15th: Leon COVID Cases Up, Hospitalizations Down

Weekly Report Ending Nov. 15th: Leon COVID Cases Up, Hospitalizations Down

TR’s weekly report (November 8-15) on Leon County COVID cases, hospitalizations, and testing positivity rates is detailed below. TR’s November 8th weekly report can be reviewed here. The weekly report, ending November 15th, shows an increase in cases, a decrease in hospitalizations and a slight decrease in the positivity rate. The Numbers The Leon County 7-day […]

Single-Family Resales Increase 24.7% in October, Prices Up

Single-Family Resales Increase 24.7% in October, Prices Up

Sales of existing single-family homes in Leon county were up 24.7% when compared to numbers sold in the same month one year ago. There were 251 single-family home resales in October 2019 and 313 resales in October 2020. Last month there were 314 existing single-family homes sold. The average sales price in October 2020 increased […]

Judge Backs Teacher Firing Over Tik-Tok Posts

Judge Backs Teacher Firing Over Tik-Tok Posts

By The News Service of Florida Staff An administrative law judge has backed a decision by the Lake County superintendent of schools to fire a teacher who posted what the judge described as “lewd and offensive material” on the TikTok social-media network. Judge Robert Telfer III on Friday issued a 26-page order recommending that the […]