TALLAHSSEE, Fla. – Governor Rick Scott will kick off a “Let’s Keep Florida Safe” tour tomorrow as he announces new policy proposals that will help make Florida’s communities the best in the country to call home. With Florida’s crime rate at a 43-year low, Governor Scott’s “Let’s Keep Florida Safe” plan will continue to move the state in the right direction by giving law enforcement and public safety officials the tools they need.
MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. – Manatee County Animal Services is offering dogs and cats for adoption at No Cost, Tuesday through Sunday, July 1 – 6. (We will be closed on July 4th, in observance of Independence Day.)
SARASOTA, Fla. - The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office has issued multiple traffic citations to an Ellenton man who not only failed to slow down or move over for law enforcement on the interstate today but clipped the door of a patrol vehicle as a deputy was exiting the SUV and then kept driving.
POLK COUNTY, Fla.-- At approximately 6:00 a.m. this morning a 56-year-old Lakeland woman pulled over into a parking lot near Wabash Avenue and Parker Street because she had spilled a drink. She was then confronted by three young black men who took her car—a 2002 blue Ford Escape— and her cell phone by force.
SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. - A "no swim" advisory for Venice Beach has been lifted this afternoon. The advisory, announced Thursday, June 26, was lifted by the Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County after officials received testing results today.
BRADENTON, Fla. – The Bradenton Marauders kick off a six game home stand on Sunday, June 22, and continues through Friday, June 27. The game on June 22 begins at 5:00p.m. with gates opening at 4:00 p.m. The game on Tuesday, June 24 begins at10:30 a.m. with gates opening at 9:30 a.m. All other week night games begin at 6:30 p.m. with gates opening at 5:30 p.m.