Jan. 3, 200 block of Elm Avenue, noise. The Manatee County Sheriff’s Office received a complaint about loud music. The deputy who investigated did not hear loud music but noted hearing casual conversation that did not merit a citation.
Jan. 3, 400 block of Pine Avenue, animal issue. The MCSO responded to a report that a dog was locked in a parked vehicle. A locksmith was called to open the vehicle door.
Jan. 5, 100 block of South Bay Boulevard, animal issue. The MCSO responded to a complaint of a woman walking a dog on the beach. She was notified of the ordinance against animals on the beach.
The MCSO polices Anna Maria.
Dec. 31, 600 block of Gulf Drive North, stolen vehicle. A person called the Bradenton Beach Police Department to report a truck stolen, along with a wallet and keys in the center console. A BBPD officer found broken glass at the scene and spoke to a witness who saw a man leaving with the truck. The officer entered the vehicle number into databases as stolen.
BBPD polices Bradenton Beach.
Dec. 30, 12000 block of Cortez Road West, larceny. A person went to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office to report three bicycles were stolen from outside their RV. They were visiting from out of state.
MCSO polices Cortez.
Dec. 30, 2020, The Doctor’s Office, 5312B Holmes Blvd., trespass. A patron became verbally aggressive with staff and a manager called the Holmes Beach Police Department to have the individual trespassed.
Dec. 31, 2020, 3000 block of Gulf Drive, information. A person observed a broken window at a neighboring apartment and notified the HBPD to check the property.
Dec. 31, 2020, 6000 block of Gulf Drive, theft. A person reported an unlocked bicycle stolen from a condominium parking garage.
Dec. 31, 2020, 100 block of 30th Street, intoxicated person. An officer responded to a call about an intoxicated person. Upon arrival, the officer determined the person was incapable of using the phone and called a friend to provide a ride home.
Dec. 31, 2020, 5800 block of Gulf Drive, theft. While on patrol, an officer was contacted by a person who said items were stolen from an unlocked vehicle, including a wallet, passports and $1,000 in gift cards. The HBPD was investigating.
Dec. 31, 2020, D.Coy Ducks Bar and Grille, 5410 Marina Drive, fight. An officer was dispatched to a call about a fight. The officer determined half of those involved had left on a party bus. Officers located the party bus and interviewed witnesses who said several people crashed through a window at a business near the bar, but all refused medical treatment. The owner of the building stated the cost to repair the window would be about $12,000 and an investigation was ongoing.
Jan. 2, 100 block of 46th Street, camping. While patrolling a beach access, an officer observed two people sleeping on the beach with a half-empty bottle of alcohol. Both were trespassed from the area and cited for camping.
Jan. 3, 3700 block of Gulf Drive, larceny. Someone complained that a person was camping in a lawn chair in the backyard. Then the chair went missing and was reported stolen.
Jan. 4, 7300 Gulf Drive, vehicle on beach. A person was cited for driving a golf cart on the shoreline of the Gulf of Mexico.
Jan. 4, 500 block of 69th Street, information. A person reported what appeared to be pry marks on a sliding-glass door. No further action was taken.
Jan. 5, Kingfish Boat Ramp, 752 Manatee Ave., warrant. A patrol officer observed two people sleeping in a vehicle. One of the occupants of the vehicle had a warrant out of Jacksonville and was arrested and transported to the Manatee County jail.
HBPD polices Holmes Beach.
Streetlife is based on incident reports and narratives from the BBPD, HBPD and MCSO.