Category Archives: Streetlife

Island police blotter – 01-11-2017

Anna Maria Dec. 24, Poppo’s Taqueria, 210 Pine Ave., fire. A grill fire was extinguished by a worker who was in the process of closing the restaurant. A Manatee County sheriff’s deputy and West Manatee Fire Rescue firefighters arrived after the fire was out. The worker told the MCSO when he noticed the flames, he […]

Island police blotter – 01-04-2017

Anna Maria Dec. 19, 200 block of Willow Avenue, domestic dispute. A man and a woman argued. No injuries were observed or reported. Anna Maria is policed by the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office. Bradenton Beach No reports.         Bradenton Beach is policed by the BBPD. Cortez Dec. 14, 4200 block of Marina Court, theft. A […]

Island police blotter – 12-28-2016

Anna Maria No reports. Anna Maria is policed by the MCSO. Bradenton Beach Dec. 16, 900 block of Gulf Drive, suspicious circumstances. A woman reported two roommates stole her car and medication. After interviews, police made no arrests. The officer determined the woman knew her roommates were using No reports.the car for five days and […]

Island police blotter – 12-21-2016

Anna Maria Dec. 2, Rod & Reel Pier, battery. A man and woman were fishing at the pier with their children when the man, who had been drinking alcohol, became upset, swore at the woman and pushed and struck her in the chest. A Manatee County sheriff’s deputy arrested the man in Holmes Beach. Dec. […]

Island police blotter – 12-14-2016

Anna Maria Nov. 22, 100 block of Hammock Road, burglary. An owner reported a forced entry into a residence. Nov. 28, Ginny’s & Jane E’s at the Old IGA, 9707 Gulf Drive, suspicious incident. The shop received an alarming message interpreted as a possible bomb threat. Manatee County sheriff’s deputies responded and interviewed witnesses. MCSP […]

Island police blotter – 12-07-2016

Anna Maria Nov. 21, 600 block of Gladiolus, burglary. An owner reported a forced entry. Nov. 23, Island Scooter, 9908 Gulf Drive, civil dispute. An owner reported a scooter returned by a customer with damage. Nov. 25, 90 block of North Shore Drive, information. Responding to a call, a Manatee County sheriff’s deputy found a […]

Island police blotter – 11-30-2016

Anna Maria Nov. 11, Crosspointe Fellowship, 8605 Gulf Drive, information. A Manatee County sheriff’s deputy found a lollipop containing fentanyl citrate — an opiate anesthetic — and packaged the item for disposal. Nov. 15, 200 block of Willow Avenue, open door. Deputies responded to a call about an open door, found it open but nothing […]

Island police blotter – 11-23-2016

Anna Maria Oct. 31, Bayfront Park, 316 N. Bay Blvd., trespass. A man was issued a trespass warning for sleeping in a wooded area. He told a Manatee County sheriff’s deputy he missed a trolley to Bradenton Beach, where he sometimes lives on a boat, so he decided to sleep on the beach. After the […]

Island police blotter – 11-16-2016

Anna Maria Nov. 4, 400 block of Pine Avenue, theft. A boat stolen from a dock in Anna Maria was recovered by the U.S. Coast Guard in Lee County prior to it being reported stolen. The boat was towed to a Lee County Sheriff’s Office facility. Nov. 6, 200 block of Coconut Avenue, burglary. Forced […]

Island police blotter – 11-09-2016

Anna Maria Oct. 13, 500 block of Spring Avenue, information. A motorist who was turning around in a parking lot ran over a concrete pole that became lodged under her car. The damage to the pole was estimated at $50. Oct. 17, 800 block of South Bay Boulevard, boater assist. A Manatee County sheriff’s deputy […]