Press Releases

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    Pointing Laser at Aircraft/ Pilot with Arrest
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    Incident Date:  05/15/2019  Time:  2138 hrs.
    Case Number: 2019-013450
    Incident Type: Pointing laser at an aircraft/pilot while in flight
    Business/Subdivision: The Palms at Riviera Dunes

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    Homicide with Arrest
    Incident Type:Homicide

    Case Number: 2019-012490
    Incident Type: Homicide
    Location: 900 Block 25th St. E., Palmetto
    Suspect: Deranty Taylor    Race/Sex: B/M    Suspect(s) D.O.B: 06/04/92


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    Employee of the Month- Leticia Vela
    Incident Type:Employee of the Month- April 2019

    In November 2017, MCSO Victim Advocate Leticia Vela received a call for assistance from a stabbing victim who was paralyzed from the injuries he incurred during a crime.

    She learned the incident was not an MCSO case, but without h

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    Deputy of the Month- Sgt. Randy Lamb
    Incident Type:Deputy of the Month- April 2019

    As Sergeant Randy Lamb was driving to work on I-75 on March 24th, he came upon a car accident. A witness said she was behind the vehicle when it suddenly swerved into the median, striking the safety cables.

    Sgt. Lamb tried to get

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    Resisting Arrest With Violence
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    An article was recently published by the Sarasota Herald Tribune alleging deputies did not have probable cause for arresting a suspect for Resisting with Violence.

    During the execution of a high risk narcotics search warrant on Fe


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