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.
DeSoto County, Fl -Operation Outdoor Freedom is a program that runs under the Florida Forest Service and provides outdoor adventures to wounded veterans.The events are provided free of charge to the veterans. They require that the veterans are Florida residents and are 30% VA... Read More.
Drivers who feel the need to speed are urged to slow down or expect blue lights in their rearview mirror during “Operation Southern Slow Down.” Formerly known as “Operation Southern... Read More.
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Charlotte County, FL – September 27, 2021Members of the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office recently participated in Operation Loose Wire led by the Florida Sheriffs Association, along with 16 other Florida sheriff’s offices. The initiative focused on reducing the number of livestock that are at... Read More.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today through March 4, 2021, the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) joins its southeastern law enforcement partners to participate in the Operation Safe DRIVE (Distracted Reckless Impaired Visibility Enforcement) safety campaign. The Operation Safe DRIVE campaign is a high visibility, education and enforcement... Read More.
On March 13th through the 15th, the Florida Police Chiefs Association, the Florida Highway Patrol and the Florida Sheriffs Association, to include the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office and the Punta Gorda Police Department will conduct a joint DUI enforcement operation throughout the state of... Read More.
Pentagon — Osama bin Laden's son, Hamza, has been killed, eight years after U.S. forces killed his father. Hamza bin Laden was in line to head al Qaeda, the terror group founded by his father.One official tells CBS News bin Laden is believed to... Read More.
SARASOTA COUNTY SHERIFF TOM KNIGHT HELD A NEWS CONFERENCE MONDAY TO ANNOUNCE THE RESULTS OF OPERATION MELTDOWN, A TWO-WEEK INTENSIVE EFFORT TO CRACK DOWN ON METAL THEFTS AND BURGLARIES IN THE COUNTY. KNIGHT SAID THE EFFORT FOCUSED ON TWO PRIMARY CRIME PATTERNS; THE THEFT... Read More.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY RESIDENTS WILL NO LONGER HAVE TO WAIT FOR A SPECIAL EVENT TO DROP OFF THEIR UNUSED OR EXPIRED MEDICATIONS. SHERIFF BILL CAMERON HAS CALLED A PRESS CONFERENCE AT 10 AM TOMORROW AT THE SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT MID-COUNTY OFFICE IN PROMENADES MALL IN PORT... Read More.