CCSO Arrestes Monroe County Man on Meth Charges

A Monroe County man was arrested today on charges including possession of methamphetamine during a vessel safety check by Marine Patrol deputies. 38-year old Frederick Cunningham was arrested near the U.S. 41 bridges in the Peace River. Inside a container, officers found a zip-locked baggie inside that contained residue and a smoking pipe that also […]

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Possible Meth Site Closed in Punta Gorda

CCSO Detectives found what appeared to be a small meth cooking operation along Taylor Road in Punta Gorda last Friday. It was found in the area of 2730 Taylor Road, and came to the attention of detectives after several people who shouldn’t have been in any of the buildings were seen by neighbors. Nobody was […]

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Gov. names new DCF chief today

The governor today has named a new secretary for the state’s child welfare agency. Mike Carroll takes over the Department of Children and Families next week. Interim secretary Esther Jacobo took over the agency last July when David Wilkins suddenly resigned. Carroll has worked as the regional managing director for the Suncoast region. He has […]

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