Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Received Funding For A High Visibility Enforcement InitiativeThe Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce the agency again received funding for a High Visibility Enforcement (HVE) initiative for pedestrian and bicycle safety.
Sarasota Police Are Investigating A Fatal CrashThe Sarasota Police Department Traffic Unit is investigating a fatal crash that happened Friday, September 10, 2021, at about 9 p.m., in the City of Sarasota.
Sarasota Man Arrested And Facing Charges Of Sexual Battery On A Victim Under 12John M. Smith, 47, of Sarasota, has been arrested and is facing charges of sexual battery on a victim under 12 by an offender over 18.  Smith is being held in the Sarasota County Jail.  Detectives believe there may be additional victims and are asking them to call Detective Maria Llovio.
The Summer Circus Spectacular Is Returning This SummerCircus fans of all ages will be able to, once again, enjoy world-class entertainment – in person – during The Summer Circus Spectacular. Families can beat the heat at reasonable prices while experiencing the best of the circus arts at the Historic Asolo Theater on the grounds of The Ringling.
The Sarasota County Area Transit Will Be Resuming The Collection Of FaresThe Sarasota County Area Transit (SCAT) will be resuming the collection of fares for all services starting Tuesday, July 6. 
Florida Officials Will Allow Sarasota To Display Rainbow Lights On Bridge For Pride Month After AllA Florida agency is now allowing the city of Sarasota to light up a local bridge for Pride Month, after initially denying the request.
Sarasota Man Charged With HomicideSarasota man charged with homicide after deputies responded to a loud altercation on May 5, ended in the victim dying on May 13. 
Sarasota Police Officers And Detectives Are Investigating A Shooting In Downtown SarasotaSarasota Police Officers and Detectives are investigating a shooting that happened in downtown Sarasota on Monday night, June 7. 
Bradenton Woman Arrested In Fatal Pedestrian CrashA Bradenton woman has been arrested on charges of Vehicular Homicide by the Sarasota Police. 
Sarasota Medical Workers Surprised With Tickets To Super BowlThe NFL surprised some medical workers in Sarasota, Friday with tickets to the Super Bowl in Tampa!
Sarasota Police Searching For Additional Victims In Massage Therapist InvestigationThe Sarasota Police are searching for additional possible victims related to a current investigation of sexual battery that occured at a salon in Sarasota.