News Releases

NR 16-63 Sheriff’s Office Conducting Death Investigation

October 17, 2016 - 2:49 am Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is currently on scene at an apartment complex in Merritt Island where a shooting occurred. Just before 10pm, Deputies responded to 1165 Jordan Road, Merritt Island after reports were made that shots were being fired in the area. Deputies located a subject who suffered from a gunshot wound and was Read More

NR 16-62 Cautions During Recovery of Hurricane Matthew

October 8, 2016 - 2:14 pm Author: Category:

As Brevard County recovers from Hurricane Matthew, there are still many traffic lights without power or not properly working. In the event of a power outage, motorists are asked to treat this as a 4 way stop. Flashing red lights should be treated like stop signs, and motorists should proceed with caution for flashing yellow Read More

NR 16-60/61

October 7, 2016 - 2:31 pm Author: Category:

UPDATE: FDOT has released all Brevard causeways are now open with an exception to Peebles Bridge leading into Cocoa Beach. The following Bridges are open for citizens to re-occupy their residences and businesses;   S. 192 (Melbourne Causeway)   SR 518 (Eau Gallie Causeway)   SR 404 (Pineda Causeway)   SR520 (Hubert Humphry Bridge into Read More

NR 16-55-59 UPDATE – Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is Providing Free Sandbags

October 5, 2016 - 7:30 pm Author: Category:

UPDATE – Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Extending Free Sandbags In an effort to accommodate our citizens’ overwhelming need for sandbags, the Sheriff’s Office is extending the service for providing free sandbags at the Brevard County Farm location. Our inmate work crews and staffing are working around the clock again to fill and load the bags Read More

Animal Services Closing at 6pm Oct 5th

October 5, 2016 - 11:56 am Author: Category:

Due to Hurricane Matthew, the South Animal Care Center will be closing on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 6:00 pm, and will tentatively reopen at 11:00 am on Saturday, October 8, 2016. All stray holds will be extended by two full days. For animal emergencies, please call 321-633-2024.

NR 16-54 BCSO Press Conference

September 22, 2016 - 8:00 pm Author: Category:

Sheriff Ivey will be announcing that the Brevard County Animal Services has officially reached the status as a “No Kill Community”, tomorrow , September 23rd at 11:00am at the BCSO South Animal Care Center, 5100 West Eau Gallie Blvd, Melbourne. When the Sheriff’s Office assumed responsibility for Animal Services on October 1, 2014, the average Read More

NR 16-52 Sheriff’s Office Unveils Aviation Rescue Team

September 15, 2016 - 9:00 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Aviation Rescue Unit is designed to enhance the level of response to calls for service during critical incidents and to perform searches, rescues, and other life-saving related duties when called upon. This function is an additional asset to the community with added resources and capabilities. The Sheriff’s Aviation Rescue Team Read More

*LOCATED* NR 16-51 Sheriff’s Office Seeking Community’s Help in Locating Missing Endangered Adult

September 8, 2016 - 8:42 pm Author: Category:

UPDATE Sept 9, 2016 10:38am – Ms. Lillian Hally of Barefoot Bay has been located safely and returned home. Thank you for your continued support. The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is attempting to locate a missing and endangered female. 77-Year-old Lillian Hally, of Barefoot Bay, was last seen at her residence on Celisa Boulevard, Barefoot Read More

NR 16-50 Sheriff’s Office Seeking Missing Adult

August 28, 2016 - 12:17 pm Author: Category:

Update: Ms. Engerbretson has been located. The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the community’s help to locate a missing adult, 59-year-old Cindy Lane Engebretson of Viera, FL. Ms. Engebretson was last seen on Friday, August 26, 2016, when she transported a family member the Orlando International Airport. She is not believed to be endangered Read More

NR 16-49 Sheriff’s Agents Investigating Suspicious Incident At Sebastian Inlet State Park

August 21, 2016 - 7:57 pm Author: Category:

On August 20, 2016, at approximately 7:15 A.M., the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Sebastian Inlet State Park, where it was reported a naked man was acting erratically. Upon arrival, Deputies located an adult male, naked in the inlet waterway, who was not coherent and appeared to be under the influence of Read More

Upcoming Shred Events

July 19, 2016 - 9:29 am Author: Category:

The public is encouraged to participate in this public awareness and document shredding event at no cost. The purpose of this event is to help prevent identity theft and fraud related crimes by providing valuable crime prevention information and shredding personal information that can lead to victimization. The shredding services are being generously sponsored by Read More

NR 16-48 Deputy Sheriff Nick Worthy Is Named Florida’s Deputy Of The Year By Florida Sheriff’s Association

July 13, 2016 - 10:36 am Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is extremely proud to announce that tonight, during the Florida Sheriff’s Association annual Summer Conference, FTO Deputy Nick Worthy was recognized as the 2015 Deputy of the Year. Nick was previously recognized as the 2015 Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Deputy of the Year and awarded a Medal of Valor and Read More