Detectives with the Sarasota Police Department are asking for any information from the public in connection to a suspicious death turned homicide investigation. The death happened on December 28, 2019 at about 9 p.m., in the 1800 block of 22nd Street, Sarasota. Officers responded to... Read More.
SARASOTA COUNTY - Sarasota County Government office closures and service schedule changes for the holidays will be as follows: Sarasota County Government Offices: Sarasota County Government offices will be closed Dec. 24-25, and Jan. 1, 2020. Florida Health Department in Sarasota County: The Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County will be closed... Read More.
Andrew D. Bailey, 28, of Sarasota, has been arrested and is facing two (2) counts of burglary of a structure following two rooftop burglaries in the City of Sarasota between November 29, 2019 and December 1, 2019. On November 29, 2019 at approximately 11:30 a.m.,... Read More.
SARASOTA COUNTY - All Sarasota County government offices including libraries, recreation centers and the Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County will be closed Monday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. Operating on a regular schedule: Sarasota County Area Transit (SCAT) bus service, including paratransit service and the... Read More.
THE SARASOTA COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT EARNED AN “A” GRADE FOR THE 2010-2011 SCHOOL YEAR, THAT ACCORDING TO RESULTS RELEASED THURSDAY BY THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION. DESPITE THE NEW, MORE DIFFICULT VERSION OF THE FCAT, 97% OF ALL DISTRICT ELEMENTARY AND... Read More.
A SARASOTA MAN WAS INJURED AS HE TRIED TO WALK ACROSS A BUSY SARASOTA INTERSECTION LAST NIGHT. THE FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL SAY 51 YEAR OLD RICHARD MAREK WAS WALKING NORTH ATTEMPTING TO CROSS BAHIA VISTA STREET FROM BENEVA ROAD AT AROUND 10PM WHEN HE... Read More.
SARASOTA POLICE RESPONDED TO A CALL OF AN INDIVIDUAL LYING IN THE ROADWAY IN THE 1900 BLOCK OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. WAY AT ABOUT 2:00 AM MONDAY. WHEN THEY GOT THERE THEY FOUND TWENTY ONE YEAR OLD WILLIE JAMES HADLEY... Read More.
SARASOTA COUNTY STUDENTS’ AVERAGE SCORES ON THE FLORIDA COMPREHENSIVE ASSESSMENT TEST CONTINUE TO RUN HIGHER THAN STATE AVERAGES IN ALL FOUR CATEGORIES. SCHOOL OFFICIALS SAY READING SCORES IN GRADES THREE THRU TEN ARE ELEVEN TO NINETEEN POINTS HIGHER THAN STATE AVERAGES, WHILE MATH SCORES... Read More.
TWO PEOPLE WERE INJURED, ONE SERIOUSLY IN AN ACCIDENT IN SARASOTA SUNDAY MORNING. THE FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL SAYS 57 YEAR OLD LAWRENCE ZELLER OF SARASOTA WAS IN THE WAL-MART PARKING LOT ON CATTLEMAN ROAD AT CASA DEL SOL BOULEVARD JUST AFTER 10:30AM... Read More.
SARASOTA COUNTY DEPUTIES ARE LOOKING FOR A MAN WHO ROBBED A CONVENIENCE STORE IN SARASOTA LATE FRIDAY NIGHT. DEPUTIES WERE CALLED TO THE FARM STORE AT 3515 WEBBER STREET JUST AFTER 11PM, AND THE CLERK SAID THAT AN UNKNOWN BLACK MAN WALKED... Read More.