The Venice Police Department reported the following arrest:
NOKOMIS — A man stopped on a traffic violation Thursday night was about to be set free when Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office deputies asked him if he had anything illegal in his car.
SARASOTA - The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested a Sarasota man for possession of child pornography and possession of an explosive device.
VENICE — A Venice home care nurse has been arrested after detectives said she stole more than $51,000 from a dementia patient, according to detectives who concluded a three-month investigation.
County Sheriff’s Offices throughout the state, in partnership with the Florida Sheriffs Association, Florida Highway Patrol and Florida Police Chiefs Association, are enhancing enforcement efforts as spring break begins.
SARASOTA — Crime numbers remain fairly steady, according to new statistics released by the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office.
VENICE — A Venice resident was arrested Thursday night after being accused by authorities of 218 felony counts of possession of child pornography.
VENICE — Two men who allegedly fled from area authorities in South Venice were eventually tracked down by Sarasota County's Aviation Unit, the Sheriff's Department said Thursday.