CCSO Looking for User of Stolen Credit Card

CCSO’s Economic Crimes detectives need your help identifying the man who used a stolen credit card at a Port Charlotte gas station last month. Detectives say it started with someone breaking into two vehicles in Sarasota County February 9th, stealing several credit cards. One of them was used the same day at the RaceTrac gas […]

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Sarasota County’s New Emergency Operations Center Opens for Business

Sarasota County’s new Emergency Operations Center’s open for business…. http://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/WENG-031115-Jennings-Sarasota Emergency Ops Center VO.mp3 The county’s gotten a lot in the new $19-million building off Cattlemen Road. the 40,000 sq. ft. structure’s state of the art, hardened to withstand winds of up to 253-mph, or a Category 5 hurricane, as well as the associated storm […]

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Saraasota County Opens New Emergency Operations Center

Sarasota County officials unveiled the county’s new Emergency Operatiomns Center today. The Herald Tribune reports the $18.7-million dollar 40,000 square foot facility’s been designed to stand up to a Category 5 Hurricane. By mid to late June, county 911 dispatchers will be moving in. Those who answer the 861-6000 contact center number have already been […]

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