Halloween Safety Tips

With Halloween around the corner its always best to keep you and your children safe while you are out trick or treating. TPD has made a list of tips for both parents and children to review before the 31st. have fun and be safe this Halloween.

50″ Raffle

Don’t miss the chance to win a 50″ smart Flat screen LED TV. Tickets for the raffle are only ten dollars and we only have 250 to sell so buy now before the tickets are gone.

PAL Closed

Dear Parents Due to the severity of Hurricane Matthew PAL as well as Hillsborough county schools will be closed tomorrow on Friday the 7th

Full Court Press ReCap

Former NBA and WNBA stars partnered with Tampa’s Police Athletic League (PAL) on Saturday for a very special mentoring event for area youth. 1st ever “Full Court Press: Prep for Success” basketball and mentoring clinic Special collaboration with NBA and Jr. NBA Program NBA and WNBA alums met with and worked with Tampa area kids […]

Boys & Girl Summer Volleyball League

PAL has started registration for our Boys & Girl Summer Volleyball League. Sign up now spots are Limited!!!

PAL Board Names New Executive Director Mark Sofia

Mark Sofia, a retired Rochester Police Department sergeant, was appointed to oversee Tampa’s Police Athletic League program. Tampa, Fla. (March 14, 2016) – The Tampa Police Athletic League (PAL) Board of Directors recently appointed Mark Sofia to lead the non-profit organization, which provides affordable child care and athletic programs for hundreds of children in the […]

Tampa PAL Patriots Basketball – LIMITED SPOTS!

It’s that time of year again for Basketball to SLAM DUNK it’s way into town! The Tampa PAL Patriots are looking for kids to come on down and sign up to have fun with them on the courts. Please note, SPOTS ARE LIMITED! Coaches and Volunteers are also needed. Contact Coach Wes Forde For More […]

Bay News 9 Features PAL’s own Matt Korloch

Bay News 9 did an AWESOME story featuring 11-Year-Old Matt Korloch who is the official voice of the Tampa Police Department Police Athletic League’s football team, the Patriots.


ABC action news did a segment on Tampa PAL this week featuring our officers Denis Lopez and Mike Gambrell in action.  Thanks to those who took part in the segment.  Great job! Click the link to watch the segment: Officers mentor kids through Police Athletic League programs

Tampa Police Department Motorcycle Officers visit PAL

Today PAL was honored to have as special guests Tampa Police Department Motorcycle Officers German and Paz. They spent over an hour with the children dividing their time inside with a brief description of their duties and responsibilities followed by a Q&A. Everyone then went outside where they demonstrated their skills and posed for photos. […]