The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit served a search warrant on a residence in Port Charlotte on Friday, resulting in the arrest of five occupants on various drug charges.
As many of our seasonal residents enjoy the cooler weather in the North, those of us remaining behind are responsible to keep watch. It’s important to remember to call the Sheriff’s Office anytime you see something suspicious or out of the ordinary routine of your neighborhood. Everyone knows to call 911 in an emergency, but have you saved our non-emergency number in your phone? The dispatch line for non-emergencies (941-639-0013) is answered 24 hours a day by a friendly dispatcher who is ready to provide assistance.
The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office Economic Crimes Unit has ended a long-term investigation into organized counterfeiting this month. A total of six suspects face charges on various economic crime charges that stemmed from the investigation, which began last October.
Members of the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office Explorer Post 29 had the opportunity to attend the 2018 Florida Sheriff's Explorer Association State Competition. The competition took place in Okaloosa County during the last week of June.
Deputy First Class Christopher Crites was presented with the Medal of Merit for his service in the Florida Army Reserve National Guard by Governor Rick Scott during his recent visit to Kuwait.
Two juveniles are in custody after a string of burglaries to unlocked vehicles were reported Saturday morning in the area of Gillot Boulevard in Port Charlotte.
Members of the Juvenile Unit teamed up on Wednesday, July 4th, for an enforcement sweep targeting the sale of alcohol and tobacco to minors. The operation included compliance checks on ten commercial establishments licensed to sell alcohol and tobacco products throughout Charlotte County. All ten of the establishments checked were in compliance. Commercial establishments checked... Continue Reading →