December 2, 2009
Nov. 22 Case of mistaken identity 12 a.m. — 600 block of Penfield Street. Suspicious Vehicle. Police received two calls about two drunken men in a small boat in the canal behind their docks. A boat with people was detained for questioning, but it was the wrong boat.
November 24, 2009
Nov. 13 Deep sleep 11:41 a.m. — 500 block of Bay Isles Road. Camping Violation. A town employee told police that someone was sleeping in Bicentennial Park. Police found a man sleeping in the bushes, and he was issued written warnings for camping and possession of alcohol on town property.
November 18, 2009
November 11, 2009
The best Cops Corner items of the summer.
November 11, 2009
November 4, 2009
Oct. 24 I spy 12:01 p.m. — 3600 block of Bayou Circle. Suspicious Circumstance. A woman told police that she believes someone has wired her house to spy on her because the screws in her electrical plates had been moved and she can hear an echo in the house when she claps. Police told her to call back if she noticed anything else suspicious.
October 28, 2009
Police conducted fishing-license inspections in Overlook Park and only three people could not produce valid fishing licenses.
October 21, 2009
7:34 a.m. — 2000 block of Harbour Links Drive. Suspicious Circumstance. A man reported someone trespassing at his neighbor’s residence.
October 14, 2009
A man filled out a police report after explaining that he received letters from companies explaining that someone is trying to open accounts in his name using a different address.
October 7, 2009
Sept. 22 Dock disappearance 3:23 p.m. — Jewfish Key. Lost or Missing Property. A woman reported that her three-seat red kayak was missing from her dock.
Paint the town red and green
This year, we won’t just be on the lookout for the most festive holiday lights on the Key. We’ll be on the prowl for anything that embodies the happiness of the holidays with our new “Spirit of the Season” contest.
Pettingell tradition is as sweet as pie
For the sixth consecutive year, Pettingell delivered pies from Yoder’s Restaurant in Sarasota to his customers at Thanksgiving.
Former Key Club manager takes on new role
Former Longboat Key Club & Resort General Manager Michael Welly has a new gig.