Today's hot topics: Tampa cop's son accused of robbery attempt; St. Petersburg cop charged in hit-run
Our hot topics today include two crime stories related to Tampa Bay area police officers: The son of a Tampa cop is accused of an attempted robbery, and a St. Petersburg police officer is charged in a hit-run. Find those those and our other good reads in Monday's Top 5 most discussed stories on tampabay.com. Then make sure you're registered to comment and join the conversation.
"This happens every night in Belmonte Heights. I guess punks are everywhere these days. What happened to the saying, Do you know where your child is?" ~ Rufus
"I love it. So does that mean that his penalty for committing this crime should be less because his heart wasn't in it? What a joke. You don't have to be "into it" in order to kill somebody, be it an accident or on purpose." ~ Frizm
"Just after 3AM? No seat belts?" ~ IDidSo
"Some things never change in Tampa politics." ~ Markmeggleston
"I can't understand why the officer didn't just stop. Accidents happen. " ~ Beatle