Deputy Fatally Shoots Sword-Wielding ManDeputies were responding to domestic disturbance call when a man charged them with a sword raised over his head, says sheriff.
Veteran Paints Home Like American Flag To Protest Housing Code EnforcementsBrent Greer says he wants to remind Bradenton officials this is "still America."
Woman Who Killed 3 In Church Parking Lot Loses License Two months after running over and killing three people in a parking lot following a church service, a 79-year-old Florida woman had her license suspended for a year and was fined $1,000 by a judge.
16-Year-Old Boy Causes 23 Crashes As Deputies Chased Him In Stolen TruckAuthorities say a 16-year-old southwest Florida boy stole a truck and caused 23 crashes as deputies chased him.
Police: 3 Killed After Driver Backs Up Car At ClubhouseAuthorities say 5 other hospitalized after a woman backed her SUV into a group of people.
Sherriff: Man Shoots Dog That Bit Off Son's Finger A preliminary investigation supports a father's account of shooting and killing a dog that bit his 11-year-old son in order to recover the boy's severed pinky, a Manatee County Sheriff's report said.
Deputies Search For Missing Boater Near Bradenton Deputies are searching for a Bradenton man who is missing, along with his 16-foot boat Stump Knocker.
Bus Driver Cited After Crash With Fire Truck A school bus driver was cited after authorities say he collided with a fire truck in Manatee County.
Parents Infuriated Over Teacher's Facebook Comment Parents are infuriated over a Florida school district's decision to issue only a verbal warning to a teacher who described a student as the "evolutionary link between orangutans and humans" on Facebook.
Woman Pleads Guilty To Sex Trafficking Of Underage GirlsA Bradenton woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to sex trafficking of minors, recruiting four underage girls to work as prostitutes and promoting the business by taking sexually explicit photos of the girls and posting them on the Internet.
Severed Leg Traced to Missing Bradenton Woman
FHP: 3 drivers Run Over Man Hit by Car BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol is looking for three drivers who ran over a man's legs after he had already been struck by a vehicle along a Tampa Bay area highway.