SARASOTA, Fla. -- After two years of hard work, local and federal authorities have wrapped up one of the region's largest drug busts in history.
SARASOTA, FLA. - Sarasota Police have a new marketing strategy; it's called "Blue + You" and it was created by students from Ringling College of Art and Design.
SARASOTA, Fla. - A customer at a Sarasota CVS tackled a suspected robber Sunday, leading to an arrest. And it was all caught on video.
SARASOTA, Fla. -- A new program by the Sarasota Police Department calls for letters to be sent to car owners who have been seen speaking to known prostitutes along North Tamiami Trail.
SARASOTA, FL--- "I want all the drug dealers out there to know this: we are coming after you," said Sarasota Police Chief Bernadette Dipino. Dipino is sending a message in the wake of what they are calling Operation Sarasota Cartel II.
SARASOTA- On Thursday, Sarasota Police Chief Bernadette DiPino held a swearing-in ceremony for three new officers at SPD.
Sarasota Police Chief Bernadette DiPino
Even Mayor Shannon Snyder voted to support the Foundation.
SARASOTA, FLA. - Sarasota Police officers and residents of Newtown danced and ate lunch together during a Saturday afternoon block party hosted by police.
SARASOTA, Fla. -The Sarasota Police Department will host a neighborhood block party Saturday as a community-building event near where a police officer was recently attacked.
The Sarasota Police Department is hosting a Barbecue in an area of town where an officer was recently involved in a violent scuffle.
"Slush funds" is the term Mayor Shannon Snyder is using to describe the Sarasota Police Foundation.
**UPDATE** Sarasota Police confirmed Wednesday that Ebbeson died from a gunshot wound to the face, and have ruled his death a suicide.
SARASOTA, FL- As part of Chief Bernadette DiPino’s vision for the Sarasota Police Department, she will be announcing the re-launch of the Sarasota Police Foundation, Inc.
SARASOTA, FL. – Several more people have been hospitalized after smoking the drug ‘Spice’.
SARASOTA, Fla. - Police have determined the makeup of the mysterious white powder that caused a lockdown at Westfield Southgate mall Tuesday.
SARASOTA - A man claiming that Sarasota Police beat him slaps them with a lawsuit. It's just one of three cases filed the same day against the department. The attorney for all three men says the main reason the suits come is that police should not have arrested them at all.
SARASOTA, Fla. - During the day, Tequila Cantina in downtown Sarasota is a peaceful place to have lunch with friends. But when the sun goes down, it's a different atmosphere.
SARASOTA, FL. - After a man was shot at a children’s football practice in Manatee County last week, community leaders in Sarasota decided to reach out to our local kids.
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Sarasota, FL--- Despite efforts to ramp up training at the Sarasota Police Department, training manager Ron Rossnagle was terminated.
SARASOTA, Fla. – Last October, a homeless man accused of disorderly intoxication was thrown head-first into a metal railing by a veteran Sarasota Police officer. The police department's internal affairs unit has cleared that officer of any wrongdoing.
Sarasota's Police Chief says the decoy cars are being used to deter criminal activity.