The Venice Police Department reported the following arrests:
NORTH PORT — A North Port man was arrested after police found illegal tattooing equipment and various illegal substances, the North Port Police Department reported Thursday.
SOUTH VENICE — A South Venice man arrested for possession of child pornography appears to have died by suicide, according to evidence left at the scene.
VENICE — A Venice man arrested two and a half months ago on child porn possession charges is facing 35 more charges of uploading child porn images onto his phone or computer.
VENICE — A man is facing higher bail after having a third run-in with the law for neglect accusations, this time for allegedly striking a child.
SARASOTA - A former middle school teacher, arrested more than two years ago on sexual abuse charges stemming from sex crimes with a teenager, has pleaded guilty.