51 Arrested in Month-Long Shoplifting Sting

Sarasota County sheriff’s officials went on a month-long shoplifting sting and ended with 51 people being arrested and 103 charges being filed. Just one of the arrests involved any sort of police chase. Back... Read More.

Visioning workshops coming in October

The Charlotte County Development Department will be hosting “visioning workshops” to gather input from county residents, as it updates the county’s comprehensive plan. The workshops will be held every Wednesday in October, at various... Read More.

One dead in Sunday night wreck

A five-vehicle wreck last night left one person dead. It happened at University Parkway and Lockwood Ridge just after 8 last night, according to mysuncoast.com. The intersection was closed for several hours.... 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.