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Watch: Protesters gathering at Sarasota Police Department 

      Watch: Protesters gathering at Sarasota Police Department     Protesters now chanting “I CANT BREATHE” @mysuncoast pic.twitter.com/bjIweltF3L — Daniela Hurtado (@DaniCHurtado_) June 3, 2020   Black Lives Matter Sarasota-Manatee Alliance members and protesters gather on Main St. as they are set to march to Sarasota City Hall. @SNNTV pic.twitter.com/tvbB3aFFW0 — Alejandro Romero […]

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Sarasota:  Coffrin Jewelers has some questions for the looting protesters that ransacked his store

      Sarasota:  Coffrin Jewelers has some questions for the looting protesters that ransacked his store   Coffrin Jewelers Mr Looter   I’m not writing this out of respect, I’m not writing this because your white, black, brown or maybe in the past wore a thin blue line… Im writing this because I’m sorry […]

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Suncoast: Justice Department Awards More Than $20 Million To Hire Community Policing Officers In The Middle District Of Florida  

    Justice Department Awards More Than $20 Million To Hire Community Policing Officers In The Middle District Of Florida | USAO-MDFL   USAO: Tampa, FL – U.S. Attorney Maria Chapa Lopez today announced $20,875,000 in grant funding through the Department’s Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) COPS Hiring Program (CHP). These funds […]

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Will the City of Sarasota put the Unconditional Surrender statue in storage or move it to accommodate for the new roundabout? 

      Will the City of Sarasota put the Unconditional Surrender statue in storage or move it to accommodate for the new roundabout? By Francesco Abbruzzino, Publisher, The Scoop   I was asked about a picture stating that there was a liberal move to take the Unconditional Statue down and put it in storage. […]

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Sarasota County Arrest Report For 6.3.20

      Sarasota County Arrest Report For 6.3.20     Name City State Charges Arresting Agency BLAIR, NICHOLAS NOKOMIS FL STOLEN PROP-DEAL IN: DEALING TRAFFIC STOLEN PROPERTY Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office CAUCCI, WEYLIN SARASOTA FL OOCW: MANATEE; TAMPERING WITH A VICTIM IN MISD PROCEEDING Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office COLLINS, DE SARASOTA FL PROB VIOLATION:RESIST […]

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SCSO thanks the citizens who participated in the Monday evening peaceful protest at the University Town Center area in Sarasota.

      SCSO thanks the citizens who participated in the Monday evening peaceful protest at the University Town Center area in Sarasota.     SCSO   Thank you to citizens who participated Monday evening in a peaceful protest at the University Town Center area in Sarasota. Several deputies noted protesters, although frustrated, were mostly […]

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Venice: Portions of Wellfield Park off Pinebrook Road will be closed today for cleanup following Monday evening’s storm

      Venice: Portions of Wellfield Park off Pinebrook Road will be closed today for cleanup following Monday evening’s storm   City of Venice     Portions of Wellfield Park off Pinebrook Road will be closed today for cleanup following Monday evening’s storm in which a small tornado touched down.   In addition to both […]