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NR 14-75 Gameover Task Force And Us Marshal Service Capture Murder Suspect

September 18, 2014 - 8:35 pm Author: Category:

Earlier this afternoon, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office GAMEOVER Task Force and the United States Marshal Service located and arrested 21-year-old Kerven Sivera Telsey for an outstanding arrest warrant from Coweta County, Georgia. Telsey was wanted for Felony Murder and Armed Robbery that had occurred on September 6, 2014, in Georgia. Agents were following up Read More

NR 14-74 Special Victim Unit Agents Arrest Online Child Predator

September 15, 2014 - 8:25 am Author: Category:

On September 12, 2014, at approximately 4:30 PM, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office arrested 29-year-old Steven Michael Cooper of Titusville, for the Computer Solicitation of a Minor. The investigation was initiated when Cooper made contact with a 14-year-old through an online social media site, where he engaged in an inappropriate conversation with the child. Earlier Read More

NR 14-73 School Bus Driver Disarms Student

September 11, 2014 - 5:36 pm Author: Category:

On September 11, 2014, at approximately 3:00 P.M., the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office responded to the East End of Judge Fran Jamison Way and Lake Andrews Drive, Viera, in reference to the report of a suspicious incident relating to student on a bus in who was believed to be in the possession of a knife. Read More

NR 14-72 Sheriff’s Office Seeks Community’s Help in Identifying Suspect

September 10, 2014 - 2:08 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a Burglary that occurred on August 23, 2014, at approximately 10:00 AM, where an unknown black male entered the Family Dollar located at 7165 North US Highway 1, Cocoa, and broke into the Manager’s office. The suspect then entered the Family Dollar located at 3955 US Highway Read More

NR 14-71 Accidental Near Drowning in Merritt Island

September 9, 2014 - 3:51 pm Author: Category:

On September 9, 2014, at approximately 11:00 A.M., the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office responded to Kiwanis Island Park, Merritt Island in reference to an accidental near drowning. The investigation to date has determined that two men were fishing this morning when a 52- year-old male from Cocoa decided to swim from the boat in the Read More

NR 14-70 Agents Conducting Death Investigation

September 5, 2014 - 7:30 pm Author: Category:

On September 5, 2014, at approximately 1200 hours, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office initiated a death investigation at 600 Clearlake Road, Cocoa. A Deputy attempting to serve civil process at what is believed to be a homeless camp located a body. The body was transported to the Medical Examiner’s Office for a post-mortem examination. The Read More

NR 14-69 Sheriff’s Office Seeks Community’s Help in Identifying Suspect

September 5, 2014 - 7:22 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating an attempted burglary that occurred during the early morning hours of August 12, 2014, where an unknown white male attempted to make entry into the Family Drug Mart, located at 7135 North US Highway, Cocoa. The unidentified male pictured below attempted to make entry in the rear Read More

NR 14-68 One of Brevard’s Most Wanted Captured

September 5, 2014 - 3:44 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office, the United States Marshal’s Service and the Melbourne Airport Police Department located and arrested 32-year-old Travis Charles Carr who had an outstanding warrant for Violation of Probation reference Battery on a Law Enforcement Officer. Agents with the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Unit and the United States Marshal’s Service Partnership Read More

NR 14-67 Sheriff Announces New Media Relations Liaison

August 29, 2014 - 2:57 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office would like to introduce you to our new Media Relations Liaison, Corporal Dave Jacobs. Corporal Jacobs will be replacing Deputy Maria Fernez who has accepted an opportunity to pursue a career goal as an agent. Corporal Jacobs will be the point of contact for all Media inquiries. We are confident Read More

NR 14-66 Deputy Injured in Dog Attack

August 28, 2014 - 7:45 pm Author: Category:

Deputies responded to the location and determined that an aggravated battery domestic violence had just occurred where the victim was battered by the suspect. During the altercation, the victim was also bitten by the suspect’s dog. A description of the suspect and vehicle was provided and the suspect was located driving south on North Tropical Read More

NR 14-65 Arrest Warrants Issued For Brevard Organized Theft Ring

August 21, 2014 - 10:47 am Author: Category: |

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office, Economic Crimes Task Force has culminated an investigation into an organized theft ring today by obtaining arrest warrants for the suspects. Agents arrested 50-year-old Lisa McDermott and 59-year-old James McDermott of 2231 Canterbury Lane, Melbourne.  Both were charged with Racketeering, Money Laundering and Dealing in Stolen Property and are currently Read More

NR 14-64 Brevard Sexual Battery Suspect Captured In Texas

August 15, 2014 - 5:30 pm Author: Category:

On August 13, 2014, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office and the United States Marshal Service located and arrested 40-year-old Laverne Thomas Wheeler in Texas for the Sexual Battery of a Child under12 years of age. The Sheriff’s Office participates in a Task Force with the United States Marshal Service, where Fugitive Team Agents work with Read More