Elderly Venice Man Charged in Wife’s Murder

Authorities in Venice have charged a 94-year-old man with first-degree murder for fatally shooting his 80-year-old wife, who had been suffering from dementia. The Venice Police Department tweeted that Wayne Juhlin told detectives Monday... Read More.

Two charged in drug investigation

Two Sarasota County residents were arrested on drug charges. 40 year old Gilbert Langford and 57 year old Tamara Poole were taken to the Sarasota County Jail. Detectives started their investigation in August, after... Read More.

One Charged in Englewood Stabbing

One man was arrested after police were called to a stabbing in the 2900 block of South McCall Road in Englewood. Police say Dustin Saylor was arrested for aggravated battery several hours after he... Read More.

Woman Charged After Pulling Gator from her Pants

Officials say a Florida woman who pulled a small alligator from her yoga pants during a traffic stop and illegally possessed numerous other wild animals has been sentenced to probation after pleading guilty to... Read More.

Sarasota Man Charged with Manslaughter

A 21-year-old man from Sarasota has been charged with manslaughter after deputies say he sold fentanyl, leading to the death of the person who used it. In May 2018, the sheriff's office was called to... Read More.

Seven Charged in Date Breach

Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office are charging seven people in connection with data breach that affected almost 2,000 Florida residents. After a two month investigation with several law enforcement agencies including the U.S. Secret Service,... Read More.