LAURENS, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina speeding ticket against Cincinnati Bengals defensive lineman Sam Montgomery has been thrown out after the trooper who wrote the ticket didn't show up in court.
MIAMI (AP) — Relatives of a teen who died after being tasered by police are organizing activities to mark the one year anniversary of his death.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A jury rejected a civil rights lawsuit on Tuesday filed by the father of an unarmed man who was shot and killed by a transit officer at a San Francisco Bay Area train station.
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Coming this fall, when Sarasota Police respond to a call, the officers might be recording you by using a small bullet-shaped camera.
VENICE, Fla. -- Two deputies are recovering from minor injuries after being attacked by a man who says his sole intent was to force law enforcement to shoot him.
SARASOTA, Fla. -- A Venice man was arrested Tuesday night on numerous charges after authorities say he fled from Bradenton to Venice to Sarasota and drove his motorcycle into a deputy who tried to arrest him.
Whether or not to arm school security personnel has been discussed by area school leaders in the past, and, in light of the tragedy Wednesday at a Westmoreland County high school, the topic is again coming to the forefront.
A man in Manatee County faces charges related to a car crash, in addition to an attempt at escaping arrest.
Bradenton, FL- Manatee County Sheriff's Deputies were called to a 7-11 store at the 6800 block of 15th Street East early Monday morning, after alledgedly stealing from the store.
Bradenton, FL-A Bradenton woman warned not to cause trouble at a county office is tasered after she is asked to leave the Manatee County tag office, and does not.
SARASOTA - Police in Sarasota are spending more than $213,000 for a new set of tasers for the department's 171 officers.
SARASOTA, FL - All 171 officers in the Sarasota Police Department will now carry the X2 Taser. Not to be confused with the X26 Tasers, which are being replaced.
VENICE, Fla. - The Venice Police Department has arrested a man they believe to be the Venice Flasher.
VENICE--He continues to strike, flashing his manhood at unsuspecting women all over Venice.
PALMETTO, FL. - A Palmetto man has been arrested after a domestic altercation with his 75-year-old father.
NEW YORK (AP) — A top human rights organization is criticizing the Obama administration's increasing use of drone aircraft for the targeted killing of terrorism suspects overseas and questioned whether it is legal.
BRADENTON, FL. - A Bradenton man was tasered in the buttocks after punching a Manatee County deputy.
SARASOTA – Rand Paul's 13-hour filibuster on the U.S. Senate floor decried the use of drone aircraft on American soil. Many people do not know they're used in the U.S., but in February 2012, Congress passed a law that opens the door not only for local police agencies to use them, but even private companies.
ROTONDA, FL. - Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a Rotonda West man who was screaming and yelling in the street Monday morning, then attacked deputies.
PORT CHARLOTTE, FL. - Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested two Nokomis men and an Arcadia woman involved in a brawl and fight in Denny’s Restaurant at 2:10 a.m.
SARASOTA, FL. - Sarasota deputies responding to a domestic disturbance are nearly run over with a car.
PORT CHARLOTTE, FL. - Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a Port Charlotte man last Friday after he hit a fire lieutenant in the helmet while trying to put out a fire behind the man’s home.