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Punta Gorda Search Warrant Leads to Eight Arrests on Drug Charges

March 4, 2024 – Punta Gorda, FLEight people were arrested on numerous drug charges after a search warrant was conducted on Wednesday, February 28.The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit, with the assistance of the Traffic Unit, Fugitive Apprehension Unit, Community Policing Unit, Aviation... Read More.

Operation Crackdown Leads to Eight Punta Gorda Narcotics Arrests

Punta Gorda, FLOn June 20th, the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office, in collaboration with Punta Gorda Police Department, conducted an operation titled “Crackdown” in the city of Punta Gorda regarding illegal narcotics activity. As part of this operation, eight arrests were made and a search... Read More.

Punta Gorda Woman Appointed To National Watermelon Promotion Board

PUNTA GORDA — Rachel Syngo, of Punta Gorda has been appointed to The U.S. Department of Agriculture National Watermelon Promotion Board.The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the appointment of 10 members to serve on the National Watermelon Promotion Board. The appointees from... Read More.

Punta Gorda Family Members Arrested On Gun And Drug Charges

December 14, 2021 – Punta Gorda, FLA father, his son, and his son’s girlfriend were arrested Tuesday, December 14 on charges of possession of firearms by convicted felons, possession of a trafficking amount of methamphetamine (approx. 100 grams), child neglect, and possession of contraband.On Tuesday,... Read More.

Holiday Events Highlight Punta Gorda Today

On Saturday, December 11, 2021, the Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the 43rd Annual Christmas Parade. The parade will be leaving the Charlotte Performing Arts Center at 12:00 p.m. and will be traveling west on Carmalita Street then north on Taylor... Read More.