Feb. 27, 10005 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria City bike pound, grand theft. Two bikes were stolen from the city bike pound.
Feb. 28, 100 Bay Blvd., Bayfront Park, alcohol violation. A man was cited for having an open container of alcohol in a prohibited area.
March 3, 100 Spring Ave., Sandbar restaurant, alarm. Officers secured the area after the security alarm was activated.
March 3, 100 Bay Blvd., Bayfront Park, alcohol violation. A man was cited for possession of alcohol in a prohibited area.
March 1, 500 block of 70th Street, theft. A set of crab traps were reported stolen.
March 1, 2900 block of Avenue B, burglary. According to the report, a screen was removed from a sliding glass window, which may have been used to gain entry to a home. According to the report, nothing was stolen from the home. The homeowner found a bicycle and AAA card, possibly belonging to the intruder.
March 2, 3602 E. Bay Drive, Beach Unlimited, theft. A newspaper box was stolen.
March 3, 400 63rd St., Holmes Beach Boat Ramp, theft. A gas tank was reported stolen from a shuttle boat.
March 4, 2900 block of Avenue E, theft. A man reported his boat, motor and trailer stolen. Police recovered the boat and trailer abandoned in a lot on 28th street. The outboard motor was still missing.
March 4, 6101 Marina Drive, Island Real Estate, bad check. The company has been unable to collect funds from a client whose check was returned for insufficient funds.
March 7, 200 block of Peacock Lane, noise complaint. Officers investigated an early morning noise complaint of construction work being done at a residence. Officers observed a man completing work on the garage area and informed him of the noise ordinance and an ordinance prohibiting work on a Sunday. According to the report, the man is not a licensed contractor and did not have a permit to upgrade the building. The matter was turned over to code enforcement.
March 7, 3900 East Bay Drive, Publix, trespass. A man was issued a trespass warning after he was caught trying to steal. According to the report, the management witnessed the man place beer and shrimp into a grocery bag and attempt to leave without paying. According to the report, the man has a history of fraud and burglary convictions.
March 7, 7300 block of Palm Drive, drivers license. A man was issued a summons for driving without a license.