SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - A man was arrested Saturday for aggravated child abuse after he brought a 3-year-old girl to the hospital with multiple head fractures, bruising and laceration, according to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office.
SARASOTA COUNTY (WWSB) - Wildlife officials say a red tide in the Gulf of Mexico is to blame for dead fish littering beaches and causing a foul stench at a popular beach along Florida's Gulf Coast.
MANATEE CO., Fla. (WWSB) – Deputies with the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office were led on a vehicle pursuit over the Skyway Bridge early Tuesday morning.
SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) – A brother and sister from Sarasota have been arrested for selling detectives fentanyl during an undercover operation, deputies say.
The Florida Highway Patrol says a Missouri couple is dead and their two young daughters are recovering from injuries after a traffic crash near Orlando during a Disney World vacation.
SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - Sarasota Sheriff posted an interesting story on their Facebook page Monday about a routine traffic stop that turned out to be a little more interesting than normal.
MIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez, the ace right-hander for the Miami Marlins who escaped Cuba to become one of baseball's brightest stars, was killed in a boating accident early Sunday morning. Fernandez was 24.
SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested a Nokomis woman Saturday, after she was discovered passed out behind the wheel of a running car, with a lit cigarette in her mouth.
SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - Detectives need help identifying a man they say stole approximately $1,000 worth of plants and other items outside a Sarasota store.
SARASOTA COUNTY, FL - As a precaution, Sarasota County health officials have issued a "No Swim" advisory at multiple Sarasota County beaches due to the high amount of bacteria in the water.
MIAMI (AP) — As a public memorial service was set Wednesday for Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is seeking a safety probe into the rock jetty where a boat crash claimed the lives of the baseball star and two friends.
MIAMI (AP) -- A Miami bar and restaurant is confirming that Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez was a patron at the establishment before he and two friends were killed in a boat crash.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say two South Florida men illegally captured an alligator and posted a video online as they posed with the reptile.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Police say a man driving a tractor trailer with two children inside fled police, totaled four cars and eventually tried to run away with the kids.
SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) – A group of firefighters and neighbors banded together to help a horse that was trapped in a drainage ditch in Manatee County.
MANATEE CO., Fla. (WWSB) – Palmetto police have arrested a Manatee County School Board employee after they say he impregnated a minor.
(CNN) - Two children and a teacher were shot by a gunman at an elementary school in Townville, South Carolina, an official with Anderson County Emergency Services told reporters Wednesday afternoon.
SARASOTA COUNTY (WWSB) - The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Lehigh Acres woman on animal cruelty charges after she failed to provide food, water and adequate shelter to her adopted dog, for more than six months.
NORTH PORT, Fla. (WWSB) - On Sunday, the City of North Port released a statement advising residents of the lowered water levels at the Cocoplum Waterway in North Port.
SARASOTA COUNTY – One of the four finalists invited to interview for the superintendent’s position for the Sarasota County School District has withdrawn his application.