MIRAMAR, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say thieves stole some televisions from a South Florida Target store and then tried to run over a police officer who tried to stop them in a busy p..
NORTH PORT, Fla.- North Port Police have arrested two suspects in a baseball equipment theft from North Port High School. On Wednesday at 4:00 p.m., detectives arrested 19-year-old..
Would be car thieves get a surprise when the would-be victims go on the attack to protect their property. Neighbors down Apache Street in Lehigh Acres stopped the crooks right..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Peter Hesser, 51, of Port Charlotte, was found guilty of three counts of filing fraudulent tax returns and one count of tax evasion on Wednesday. Hesser was..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Narcotics Detectives arrested a Port Charlotte woman Tuesday on multiple drug-related charges after having conducted three separate drug purc..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A fire broke out at 4305 13th Street S.W. in Lehigh Acres around 6:00 a.m. Tuesday morning. Upon arrival, officials found 168 marijuana plants inside the reside..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A Tampa Bay area man faces charges after authorities say a visitor found four kittens - one of which was dead - in his freezer. The Pi..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies have arrested a 17-year-old in connection with graffiti that has been seen in various parts of Lehigh Acres, especially along Gunner..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A former Florida prison guard is free on bond after being charged with faking illness to fraudulently collect more than $2.7 million in workers' compensation.&nb..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives Thursday arrested a Tropical Gulf Acres couple after using a stolen Walmart gift card. Paul William Bowling, 29, and Stepha..
ESTERO, Fla. - A 2006 Chevy crashed into the Estero River before 9:45 p.m. on Thursday. The driver was arrested for DUI. It happened near U.S. 41 and Corkscrew Rd. The driver, 60-y..
SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla.- The wife of a murdered Charlotte County firefighter was arrested on burglary charges just before 8:30 this morning. Sarasota County deputies arrested 40-year..
SOUTH PUNTA GORDA HEIGHTS, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested two people after being called to the Trail Apartments three times last night for continued disturbance..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- On Wednesday, the Fort Myers Police Department arrested 30-year-old Charles Wilkins, of North Fort Myers, for robbing a local drug store. At 7:12 a.m., offi..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police Detectives have arrested a serial burglar and have linked him to dozens of burglaries, grand thefts, and fraudulent pawn transaction..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a man Tuesday for Perjury and Accessory After the Fact involving an elderly Arcadia woman who had her purse sto..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested two men on charges of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon after pointing a rifle from their passing car tow..
North Fort Myers, Fla. -- Lee County Sheriff's Office say they are searching for a white male who robbed the Circle-K at Pondella Road and Barrett Road. Authorites say the man..
DEEP CREEK, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a man for stealing a purse out of an elderly Arcadia couple’s car at the Murphy’s gas station in the De..
TARPON SPRING, Fla. (AP) - A southwest Florida man is facing several charges after authorities say he ran naked around a golf course and sideswiped a deputy's car during a police c..