Traffic Stop results in Narcotics Arrests

Kevin Pellicciotti A Lehigh Acres man and a North Port man were arrested and charged with a variety of narcotics offenses on Tuesday, October 22, 2019. On Tuesday, Deputy Cody Forbus conducted a motor vehicle stop of a silver colored Chevrolet truck operating on Enterprise Drive, Port Charlotte. Both the driver, later identified as being Kevin Pellicciotti,... Continue Reading →

National Teen Driver Safety Week

The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV) recognizes October 20 to 26 as National Teen Driver Safety Week in conjunction with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). FLHSMV joins the Florida Department of Education, Florida Department of Transportation, Florida Police Chiefs Association, Florida Sheriffs Associations and AAA – The Auto Club... Continue Reading →

North Port Woman arrested for Narcotics

After an investigation that started at a UPS Store located on Tamiami Trail in Port Charlotte, a North Port, Florida woman has been charged with Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Sell and other related narcotics charges. Beth Lynn Strong Beth Lynn Strong, dob 6/7/1975, of 3750 Aba Lane, Northport, FL was stopped for traffic... Continue Reading →

CCSO Partners with Ring Neighbors App

The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office has partnered with the Ring Neighbors App to enhance communication between investigators and residents. This free app is a way for residents to provide each other alerts in real-time about suspicious or crime-related events in their neighborhood. Through the partnership, Charlotte County Sheriff's Office detectives are now able to communicate... Continue Reading →

CCSO Adopts Automated Secure Alarm Protocol; Program Reduces Response Times in Emergencies

Charlotte County is one of the latest communities to go live with Automated Secure Alarm Protocol (ASAP), a technology that automates communication between alarm monitoring central stations and 911 centers, resulting in improved accuracy and speed of emergency response. The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office is the 5th Emergency Communications Center in the State of Florida... Continue Reading →

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest

On October 1, 2019, at approximately 4:00 pm, Charlotte County Sheriff's Office Deputy Cody Forbus, conducted a routine traffic stop of a white KIA on East Marion Ave., Punta Gorda. The vehicle was being driven by Brytanee Backus, dob 11/28/1990, who was the sole occupant. Brytanee was subsequently found in possession of a pipe commonly... Continue Reading →

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