3/24, burglary, 400 block of North Bay Boulevard. A pistol worth$450 was stolen from a vehicle.
4/11, lost property, 400 block of North Bay Boulevard. The victim said he lost his zipper wallet while at the beach.
4/12, criminal mischief, 100 block of Crescent Drive. A swastika was chemically made on freshly poured cement at the residence.
4/14, theft, Bayfront Park, North Bay Boulevard. Unsecured items were stolen from a picnic table.
4/15, trespass warning, Bayfront Park, North Bay Boulevard A male was spotted sleeping on the beach and received a trespass warning.
No new reports.
4/10, defrauding an innkeeper, Seafood Shack, 4110 127th St. W. A boater parked his vessel at the dock and left the next morning without paying.
4/14, driving without a valid license, 4400 119th St. W. The deputy observed the driver of a truck make an illegal right turn. He ran a computer check on the vehicle's tag and found it was issued for a trailer. When he stopped the driver, he said he had no driver's license. He was arrested.
4/17, found property, 4200 block of 127th Street West. A manual for a 2017 Nissan Versa and a license plate mount were found near the roadway.
4/17, found property, 4200 block of 124th Street West. A bicycle was found.
4/13, driving with a suspended license, 100 block of 50th Street. The officer ran a random computer check on the driver and found his license had been suspended for lack of insurance. He provided the officer with a note from his insurance company saying his insurance had been reinstated, but he failed to take it to the driver's license bureau to get his license reinstated. He was issued a summons.
4/13, driving with a suspended license, 700 block of Manatee Avenue. The stopped the driver for driving in the bike lane and she admitted she had no license. She was issued a summons and tickets for driving in a bike lane and no insurance. Her vehicle was impounded.
4/14, code violation, camping, 3200 E. Bay Drive. The officer saw the suspect sleeping in front of the Walgreen's store on a bench. He was issued a notice to appear.
4/14, consuming alcohol in a public place, 600 Manatee Avenue. As the officer turned onto Sixth Avenue, he saw the subject in "mid-swig with a bottle of beer." The subject tried to conceal it, but was given a city ordinance ticket.
4/15, driving with a suspended license, attached tag not assigned, 800 Manatee Avenue. The officer stopped the driver for speeding and found his license had been suspended in 2007. The tag was from another vehicle. He was ticketed.
4/16, driving with an expired tag, 400 block of 36th Street. The officer ran a random computer check on the vehicle and found the plate was expired, and the driver had no driver's license and had limited knowledge of English. There was a seize order on the tag. He was ticketed, his truck was towed and he walked to the beach.
4/16, alcohol violation, Manatee County Beach, 4000 Gulf Drive. The subject had beer and a grill on the beach. He had to pour out the beer and was warned to not use the grill.
4/16, alcohol violation, 4900 Gulf Drive on the beach. Two officers spotted three subjects consuming beer on the beach. They were ticketed.
4/16, alcohol violation, 5100 Gulf Drive on the beach. The officers spotted two men drinking beer and issued them tickets.
4/17, possession of drug paraphernalia, Manatee County Beach, 4000 Gulf Drive. The officer observed a male and female asleep in a car with the engine running. He awakened them, noticed the female had a pipe in her hand with leafy substance in it and placed her under arrest. She later told him the pipe contained "spice." He asked the driver to step out of the vehicle for a field sobriety test and he noticed marks on his arms. The driver gave him permission to search the car and the officer found eight hypodermic needles, a pipe and a bag of white powder in the trunk and arrested the driver.
4/17, possession of drugs and paraphernalia, Manatee County Beach, 4000 Gulf Drive. The officer found a female with marijuana in her SUV. She was ticketed, and the evidence was seized.
4/18, noise violation, 200 block of 72nd Street. The officer answered a complaint of noise and issued a ticket.