City administration offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 21, in recognition of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday.
01/15/2019 8:48 AM
Sarasota Police Partners with the Florida Department of Children and Families for the Save a Life Campaign
Drug overdose is a nationwide epidemic and an increasing number of Floridians are losing their lives to overdose - you can help save a life.
01/14/2019 3:07 PM
Ryheme Livingston, 25, of Bradenton, has been arrested for Robbery with a Firearm (felony) and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon (firearm) following a robbery that happened at Central Snappy, 1159 Central Avenue, Sarasota.
01/11/2019 12:09 PM
The Sarasota Police Department is continuing the High Visibility Enforcement program for pedestrian and bicycle safety.
01/10/2019 9:16 AM
Two competitive Calls to Artists issued by the City of Sarasota for sculptures within roundabouts are now open for submissions through Feb. 28.
01/08/2019 4:38 PM
Sarasota Police Detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred in the 2900 block of Goodrich Avenue, Sarasota, at approximately 4am, Monday, January 7, 2019. Officers were dispatched to the area after the Sarasota County Fire Department (SCFD) reported being shot at during a call.
01/07/2019 3:01 PM
David Evans, 29, of Sarasota, pleaded guilty on Thursday to 20 years in prison in connection to an attempted murder that happened in May 2018.
01/04/2019 11:33 AM
For those who live, work or play in the Sarasota city limits, the 2019 Community Survey is now available online, as the City of Sarasota seeks feedback on a wide variety of community topics.
01/03/2019 10:24 AM
Detectives with the Sarasota Police Department are asking for the public’s help in identifying a robbery suspect who was caught on camera New Year’s Eve morning.
01/03/2019 8:32 AM
On Friday, January 4, 2019 at 2 p.m., Sarasota Police Chief Bernadette DiPino will hold a swearing-in ceremony for five (5) new Police Officers. The ceremony will be held in the 2nd Floor Community Room at the Sarasota Police Department, 2099 Adams Lane, Sarasota.
01/02/2019 3:03 PM
With the upcoming New Year’s Eve celebrations on tap and thousands of visitors expected downtown, the City of Sarasota Parking Operations Division is offering parking reminders to boost safety and reduce the chances of receiving a parking violation.
12/28/2018 11:37 AM
City administration offices will be closed Tuesday, Jan. 1, for New Year’s Day.
12/28/2018 8:44 AM
The Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County (DOH-Sarasota) has lifted a health advisory for Sarasota Bay near Centennial Park on Wednesday following water quality testing.
12/26/2018 1:01 PM
A 48-inch diameter pipe ruptured at the Utilities campus on 12th Street around 9 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 20 during the rainstorm, releasing an estimated 900,000 gallons of wastewater on site. Some of the wastewater entered into the stormwater system discharging into Sarasota Bay.
12/21/2018 11:12 AM
UPDATE: School Avenue between Ringling Boulevard and Novus Street will remain temporarily closed to traffic until Friday, January 18, 2019. The temporary closure is being extended due to inclement weather and holiday closures of concrete and asphalt companies.
12/20/2018 9:00 AM
Dalton Harney, 19, of Oarsman Court, Sarasota, has been arrested and is facing charges of Trafficking in MDMA after selling to undercover Sarasota Police detectives from September through November.
12/20/2018 8:00 AM
Sarasota Police Chief Bernadette DiPino announced the arrest of 36 individuals in Operation Rock Solid during a news conference Tuesday afternoon.
12/18/2018 3:05 PM
Chief Bernadette DiPino and members of the Sarasota Police Department Criminal Investigations Division will hold a news conference tomorrow, Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 2 p.m., in the 2nd Floor Community Room, 2099 Adams Lane, Sarasota. Media planning to attend are asked to arrive by 1:45 p.m.
12/17/2018 2:55 PM
The Sarasota Housing Authority, Sarasota Police Department and Target are partnering for the seventh year to provide 100 underprivileged children with a unique holiday experience in Sarasota.
12/17/2018 10:55 AM
City administration offices will be closed Monday, Dec. 24, and Tuesday, Dec. 25, in observance of Christmas and Tuesday, Jan. 1, for New Year’s Day.
12/17/2018 8:31 AM