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    Employee of the Month- Rachael Fossaceca
    Incident Type:August Employee of the Month

    On June 23, 2019 while on call, Rachael Fossaceca was working a stabbing call in which the victim was homeless.  During the call, she responded to the hospital to collect the clothing the victim was wearing and submitted it to Property

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    Case Number: 2019-022083
    Incident Type: ARMED ROBBERY Business/Subdivision: 7-11
    Location: 2011 Cortez Road West Zone: W20
    Suspect(s) Description: 4 black male, teens, 2-red hoodies, 1 grey hoodie, 1 green hoodie al
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    Missing Endangered Juvenile
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    Case Number: 2019-021808


    Business/Subdivision: Holiday HeightsLocations: 5001 19th Street West, Bradenton    Zone: W40


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    Robbery - Gas Station
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    Case Number: 2019-021228 

    Incident Type: Robbery   Business/Subdivision: Speedway Gas Station 

    Location: 8604 SR 70 E, Bradenton  Zone: N80    

    Victim(s): Speedway &

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    Employees of the Month- Christopher Osborne & Christopher Underwood
    Incident Type:July Employee of the Month
    Over the past few months, the Fleet Department had been trying to fix an electrical issue on numerous patrol vehicles. Fleet decided to remove the vehicles from service until an appropriate diagnosis and repair was made.


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