Marco Island Police Department Crime Prevention Bulletin

The Marco Island Police Department is advising the public of an organized scheme to defraud involving automated teller machines (ATM’s) that has affected numerous bank customers in the area.  MIPD was notified by two Marco Island residents of fraudulent electronic withdrawals from their bank accounts.  This fraudulent activity occurred approximately July 29th and 30th of this year and involved subjects […]

Letter to the editor: Statement from Ex VP/COO on Joyce Crain Arrest

Yesterday Joyce Crain, operator of Prescriptions 4 Hope, was arrested by Marco Island Police. She appears to have operated under fictitious names that are similar enough to names we do business under as to cause confusion to the public.  Although she has never been employed or directly affiliated with our organization, she had been allowed to utilize a small amount […]

Physicians Regional’s coming to town

By Coastal Breeze News Staff City Council Chairman Larry Magel held a press conference on July 13th at which representatives of Physicians Regional Hospital announced that they will be opening a Marco Island facility by the end of December, 2012. CEO Scott Campbell made the announcement that the 8,200 square foot facility will be located in the Shops of Marco […]