Tax payers dollars wasted?  Not on his watch.  8 On Your Side's Mark Douglas is making sure your hard earned money isn't going down the drain, because You Paid For It.

Mark Douglas is an Emmy Award winning investigative journalist who has worked in News Channel 8’s Pinellas County news bureau since 1995.

Mark’s tenacious reporting has exposed consumer fraud, triggered judicial reforms, revealed government waste, uncovered environmental pollution and helped put a number of criminals behind bars.

His peers have recognized Mark’s work with numerous awards including a 2012 Emmy and publication in professional journals for ethics and investigative journalism. He has written more than 350 newspaper stories for the Tampa Tribune where a number of his still photos have also appeared.



Phone: 1-800-338-0808 and 813-225-2797

Better Call Behnken

Top Stories


Restaurant Ratings

Trending Stories

Video Center

News Channel8 Twitter