Desoto County Sheriff's Department - 𝗔 𝗰𝗼𝗻𝘃𝗶𝗰𝘁𝗲𝗱 𝗳𝗲𝗹𝗼𝗻 𝗲𝗮𝗿𝗻𝘀 𝗮 𝘀𝘁𝗮𝘆 𝗮𝘁 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗗𝗲𝗦𝗼𝘁𝗼 𝗖𝗼𝘂𝗻𝘁𝘆 𝗦𝗵𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗳𝗳’𝘀 𝗢𝗳𝗳𝗶𝗰𝗲 𝗝𝗮𝗶𝗹. Riviera Beach resident, Vernon Davis, was “visiting” DeSoto County this morning when he attempted to outrun deputies in a foot pursuit after a traffic stop... Read More.
Charlotte County Sheriff's DepartmentOn Saturday 11/13/2021 detention deputies responded to the cell of David John Kolenda (10/05/1958) after observing him on video surveillance in what appeared to be a suicide attempt. Kolenda was found hanging in his cell with a cloth around his neck.Detention... Read More.
More than 100 whales are being held in cramped and potentially illegal enclosures on Russia's Pacific east coast. Prosecutors are investigating the site near the city of Nakhodka, which has been dubbed a "whale jail" by local media.Eleven orca and 90 beluga whales are... Read More.
A PUNTA GORDA HOME WAS RAIDED FRIDAY MORNING AND THE FATHER AND SON WHO LIVE THERE HAD A NEW ADDRESS FOR A TIME…THE COUNTY LOCK UP. DEPUTIES SAY THEY HAD TO FORCE THEIR WAY INTO THE HOME ON ROMA COURT JUST BEFORE 6:30AM WITH... Read More.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY NARCOTICS DETECTIVES WITH AN ASSIST BY THE STREET CRIMES UNIT CONDUCTED AN UNDERCOVER OPERATION WEDNESDAY WHICH NETTED ONE ARREST. DEPUTIES SAY THE UNDERCOVER PURCHASE OF CRACK COCAINE WAS MADE IN THE WALMART PARKING LOT ON SOUTH MCCALL ROAD. 51 YEAR OLD MARK... Read More.
A DEEP CREEK WOMAN IS BEHIND BARS AFTER TRYING TO BREAK OUT OF JAIL AS SHE WAS BEING BOOKED THURSDAY AFTERNOON. CHARLOTTE COUNTY DEPUTIES SAY 20 YEAR OLD JOURDAN MILLER WAS BEING BOOKED INTO THE JAIL AROUND 4:30 THURSDAY AFTERNOON FOR BATTERY ON HER... Read More.
A LAWSUIT OVER A CONTRACT TO PROVIDE MEDICAL SERVICES AT THE SARASOTA COUNTY JAIL IS HEADED TO TRIAL. PRISON HEALTH SYSTEMS CONTENDS THAT FORMER SARASOTA COUNTY SHERIFF BILL BALKWILL SHUT THEM OUT OF THE BIDDING PROCESS BECAUSE OF HIS CLOSE RELATIONSHIP TO... Read More.