December 3, 2009
our people were seen in a shopping-mall parking lot trying to sell turkeys to supermarket customers. All four were riding bikes.
November 25, 2009
A man shopping at a department store took four designer shirts and began walking toward the exit. When a security guard tried to stop him, he ran out the door to a waiting car, and as he jumped inside, he yelled at the driver to, "Go, go, go."
November 19, 2009
A caller reported that a dog had been constantly barking in an adjacent apartment. The caller told officers that the apartment in which the dog was housed also held the circuit breakers for the entire building and said he believed it was illegal for a dog to be in there.
November 12, 2009
The best Cops Corner items of the summer.
November 12, 2009
A cosmetics store manager said two women walked into the store, placed 13 bottles of perfume into a basket, dumped the basket into their purses and walked out the door.
November 5, 2009
A husband and wife returned to their home and noticed that nearly $200,000 worth of jewelry and silver flatware had been stolen. They found a small pry mark on their sliding glass door, and the latch had been broken.
October 29, 2009
Complainant called police to report a strange dog was trying to get into her house.
October 22, 2009
Complainant said someone was walking in between houses, asking for money.
October 15, 2009
A church employee said someone had entered the church and stolen $10 in change from a closet. The thief also moved a wheelchair and scribbled some unknown things on a dry-erase board. Deputies were able to pull fingerprints from the wheelchair.
October 8, 2009
A sandwich-shop employee allowed a man to use the store’s phone. The employee recognized the man, because he often hangs out in front of the shop. The phone is located near the counter, where a tip jar sits. After the man hung up the phone and left, the employee noticed the tip jar was empty.
20 Philanthropic Giving: The Gifts That Keep on Giving
20 American Business Women's Assocation-Sunset Chapter Monthly Meeting
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
21 Junior Irish Dance Class
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
21 The Alliance Francaise of Sarasota Hosts Anna and Fondue's Adventure in Paris
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cops Corner: Sarasota
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World on a string
The exchange of goods and chatter are the usual soundtrack for the Saturday morning Downtown Farmers Market on Orange Avenue.
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Bookstores across the state celebrated Florida Bookstore Day Saturday. Bookstore1 held an all-ages literary party and read-a-thon for customers and members of the community.