March 13, 875 N. Shore Drive, Rod & Reel Pier, alcohol ordinance. A man was cited for possession of alcohol by a posted "no alcohol" sign.
March 18, Bayfront Park, alcohol ordinance. A man was cited for possession of alcohol in a prohibited area.
March 12, 2900 block of Gulf Drive, battery. A woman reported that her boyfriend beat her after he returned home from a bar. The woman fled to the police station from her home after she witnessed her boyfriend take 10 or more prescription pills and drink a bottle of vodka at their home. Officers responded to the home to arrest the suspect and found him unconscious. He was taken into custody under the Baker Act and transported to Blake Medical Center.
March 15, 300 block of 28th Street, criminal mischief. A man reported that a woman he knew caused a disturbance at his home and caused some damage to the passenger side of his vehicle.
March 17, 4700 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria Elementary School, theft. Four traffic cones were reportedly stolen.
March 18, 4500 block of Gulf Drive, criminal mischief. A man reported a rear tire on his parked truck had been deflated.
March 18, 100 block of 36th Street, disorderly intoxication. A woman called officers to report an intoxicated neighbor who was behaving violently and who was also naked in the street. The man continued to cause a disturbance after officers advised him to stay inside and was subsequently arrested.