NEWS RELEASE 19-204 - DECEMBER 17, 2019 Matthews, Jersin The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested a 31-year-old Sarasota man Monday for Possession of Child Pornography. Detectives received information that a particular IP address was used to... Read More.
A child pornography investigation in Canada led to the arrest of a suspect in Charlotte County on Tuesday. The suspect, Nathan Potter (DOB 10/21/82), was arrested at a Punta Gorda motel while in the... Read More.
Fort Myers Police arrested a man for burglarizing a van downtown Thursday. John Redwick, 47, was arrested after security footage was taken of him trying to break into a van parked near Jackson Street,... Read More.
An employee of Florida's Department of Children and Family Services has been charged with leaking personal data to a half dozen others as part of an organized fraud ring. The Miami-based employee leaked information... Read More.
Police in Venice are defending an internal investigation into a controversial arrest that was caught on tape in December outside a Motel 6. In the video, officers are seen punching, kicking, and using force against... Read More.
Two men are facing felony charges after Sarasota Police say they found guns and marijuana in their truck during a traffic stop. Eunique Arnold, 21 and Johnny Belvin, 25 from Sarasota were arrested last... Read More.
Investigators say they’ve arrested a 19-year-old man who they say drove away after his pickup truck struck and killed an 8-year-old girl at a school bus stop. Logan Tyler Heatherington was arrested Thursday, almost... Read More.
Police have taken a man into custody who they believe is behind several car burglaries throughout the city of Sarasota. Police say 20-year-old Juan Ortiz-Rivera was caught on surveillance video burglarizing several unlocked cars.... Read More.
A man has been arrested on charges of sexually assaulting a woman who was sleeping at a bus stop in downtown Bradenton. Police took 21-year-old Henry Bradley III into custody Tuesday night and charged... Read More.
Deputies arrested an accused drunk driver after a four-car pileup in north Naples on Tuesday evening. Clayton Diltz, 36, told deputies he was coming from a bar just before the crash around 6:45... Read More.