The Weight of the Badge

When Sheriff Prummell heard this song by George Strait, he was inspired to share it with our community, accompanied by glimpses of what it means to selflessly serve others as a member of the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office. Please enjoy. George Strait"Weight of the Badge" This video is also available to watch and share... Continue Reading →

Pickup Truck Thefts Trending

The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office reports a rise in reported pickup truck thefts occurring over the past several months. Both locked and unlocked Ford F-250 trucks seem to be the vehicle of choice for these thefts. These thefts have been occurring in both business and residential locations. These thefts have also been occurring at varying hours... Continue Reading →

Walmart Stabbing Arrest

On 8-21-2019 at 0307 am., Charlotte County Sheriff's Office Deputies responded to Walmart, 2931 South McCall Road, Englewood, on a report of a male subject who was just stabbed while outside of that business. Upon arrival, it was determined that a male subject sustained a single stab puncture wound to the abdomen and was transported to a local... Continue Reading →

Operation Knot Lit Results

Operation Knot Lit, a Florida Sheriff's Association strategic DUI/BUI initiative with 33 Florida counties participating, ran from July 3rd through July 7th. This initiative focused on education and enforcement of Florida's roads and waterways to ensure the safety of our commuters. This operation resulted in the issuance of 3,105 warnings, 3,144 traffic/boating citations being issued, 8,596 dedicated... Continue Reading →

Charlotte County Implements Pre-Arrest Diversion Program

Charlotte County Sheriff Bill Prummell is announcing the implementation of an Adult Pre-Arrest Diversion Program (APAD) with full participation from stakeholders in Charlotte County. This includes the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office, Punta Gorda Police Department, State Attorney's Office, Office of the Public Defender, and the Charlotte County Clerk of Court. During the 2018 legislative session,... Continue Reading →

Robbery Investigation

The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a home invasion type robbery of a resident in the 3100 Block of Conway Blvd., Port Charlotte, FL. An initial report indicates that 2 male suspects knocked on a door of a home in that area and posed as utility workers. They stated to the occupant that they... Continue Reading →

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