News Releases

Update NR 16-73, NR 16-72 Sheriff’s Office Conducting Death Investigation

November 16, 2016 - 10:10 pm Author: Category: |

*UPDATE: NR 16-73* Earlier today, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office responded to 322 Pine Avenue, unincorporated Cocoa, for what was reported as a possible suicide. Deputies arrived within minutes and located two decedents with apparent gunshot wounds. Homicide Agents and Crime Scene Investigators processed the scene and interviewed witnesses where it was determined the incident Read More

NR 16-71 Sheriff’s Office Arrests Animal Cruelty Suspects

November 3, 2016 - 4:21 pm Author: Category:

On October 20, 2016, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office was called to conduct a wellbeing check on a family living at 7815 Babcock Street, Grant-Valkaria. According to neighbors, the family had not been seen at the residence for approximately one month. While investigating the call, deputies discovered the residence had been abandoned and found two Read More

NR 16-69 Sheriff’s Agents Attempting to Identify Burglary Suspects

October 29, 2016 - 11:13 am Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is attempting to identify the suspects responsible for a series of vehicle burglaries in the Port St. John and Viera areas of Brevard County on September 24, 2016. The suspects pictured above were seen on residential video surveillance committing vehicle burglaries in the Port St. John area at approximately 1:40 Read More

NR 16-67 Sheriff’s Deputies Seeking Identity of Armed Burglary Suspects

October 24, 2016 - 6:34 pm Author: Category:

On October 22, 2016, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office responded to a burglary that occurred at approximately 1:30 a.m. on Matthew Drive, Rockledge. Deputies discovered the incident took place overnight while the residents were asleep. Home video surveillance captured a suspect described as a black male, early 20’s, black hair, between 5’10”-6’0″ tall and wearing Read More

NR 16-66 Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Felony Animal Cruelty Case

October 20, 2016 - 4:20 pm Author: Category: |

Earlier today, Sheriff’s Deputies were called to 7815 SE Babcock Street, Grant Valkaria, after a concerned citizen asked Deputies to check on the wellbeing of a neighbor. The concerned citizen called the Sheriff’s Office after neighbors hadn’t been seen weeks. When Deputies arrived, they located a dangerously emaciated and visibly malnourished dog. Fearing for the Read More

NR 16-65 Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Citizen’s Assistance In Locating Homicide Suspect

October 20, 2016 - 4:18 pm Author: Category:

On October 16, 2016, at approximately 10:30 p.m., Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to 1165 Jordan Road, Merritt Island, after reports of shots being fired. Upon arrival, Deputies located a victim who suffered from a gunshot wound and was transported to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The victim is identified as Read More

NR 16-64 Sheriff’s Office Investigates Pedestrian Fatality

October 18, 2016 - 4:50 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation after a pedestrian was reported being struck by a train in Port St. John. Shortly after 9 P.M., October 17, 2016, the Sheriff’s Office was called to the area of U.S. 1 and Fay Boulevard in Port St. John. A Florida East Coast Railroad worker Read More

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.