THREE ARRESTED IN NORTH PORT STABBING

THREE PEOPLE WERE ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH A STABBING IN NORTH PORT.  POLICE SAY THEY FOUND THE 25 YEAR OLD VICTIM WHO HAD BEEN STABBED IN THE LEFT LEG IN THE AREA OF FAY... Read More.

MAN STOLE COPPER WIRE FROM ROOF OF BANK

A GARDENS OF GULF COVE MAN WAS ARRESTED AFTER HE ALLEGEDLY STOLE COPPER WIRE FROM THE ROOF OF A PORT CHARLOTTE BANK.  DEPUTIES SAY THEY RECEIVED A CALL AROUND 10PM SUNDAY OF A SUSPICIOUS... Read More.

BUSINESSES CHARGED IN STING OPERATION

THE SARASOTA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RECENTLY CONDUCTED A COUNTY WIDE STING OPERATION TO DETERMINE LEVELS OF COMPLIANCE WITHIN THE PAWN SHOP AND SECONDHAND DEALER INDUSTRIES.  DEPUTIES SAY THE SARASOTA, VENICE, AND NORTH PORT... Read More.

ARMED ROBBERY AT OLDE WORLD RESTAURANT

ONE OF TWO MEN WHO ROBBED THE OLDE WORLD RESTAURANT ON TAMIAMI TRAIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT IS IN CUSTODY.  POLICE SAY 22 YEAR OLD DENIS RUD OF NORTH PORT WAS ARRESTED MONDAY AFTERNOON ON... Read More.

MAN AND WOMAN CHARGED IN PUBLIX ROBBERY

TWO PEOPLE WERE ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH THE ROBBERY OF A NOKOMIS SUPERMARKET.  SARASOTA COUNTY DEPUTIES WERE CALLED TO PUBLIX ON NORTH TAMIAMI TRAIL JUST AFTER 5:30PM FRIDAY WHERE BYSTANDERS SAID THE VICTIM WAS... Read More.

SECOND MAN CAPTURED IN JUSTICE CENTER INCIDENT

SARASOTA COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED THE SECOND MAN INVOLVED IN THE JUSTICE CENTER HAZMAT INCIDENT IN PUNTA GORDA LAST WEEK.  DEPUTIES TOOK 60 YEAR OLD ROBERT CHAPMAN INTO CUSTODY FRIDAY MORNING WITHOUT INCIDENT.  CHAPMAN, WHO... Read More.

PASSERBY HELPS DETAIN KIDNAPPING SUSPECT

A FORT MYERS MAN IS BEHIND BARS TODAY THANKS IN PART TO A PASSERBY WHO STOPPED TO HELP DETAIN HIM ON THE HIGHWAY.  SARASOTA COUNTY DEPUTIES SAY THEY WERE CALLED TO UNIVERSITY PARKWAY... Read More.

WARRANT ISSUED FOR SECOND MAN

CHARLOTTE COUNTY MAJOR CRIMES UNIT DETECTIVES HAVE ISSUED A WARRANT FOR THE ARREST OF A SECOND MAN INVOLVED IN THE JUSTICE CENTER HAZMAT EVACUATION INCIDENT IN PUNTA GORDA ON THURSDAY.  THEY ARE LOOKING FOR... Read More.

ENGLEWOOD MAN CLEARS COURTHOUSE

AN ENGLEWOOD MAN IS BEHIND BARS AFTER BEING ACCUSED OF HANDING A JUDGE A SUSPICIOUS PACKAGE IN A PUNTA GORDA COURTROOM YESTERDAY.  CHARLOTTE COUNTY MAJOR CRIMES DETECTIVES SAY 67 YEAR OLD JOHN EMERY III... Read More.