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*Update*NR 17-52 Silver Alert Issued for West Melbourne Man

November 2, 2017 - 5:00 pm Author: Category:

  Update: Friday November 3, 2017 at 9:12am Mr. Pocchiare has been located safe and has been reunited with family.  The Silver Alert has been cancelled. The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is currently attempting to locate Mr. Alexander Pocchiare. He left his residence in West Melbourne early yesterday morning to go to a local bank and Read More

Road Closure – Indian River Dr.

October 3, 2017 - 6:28 pm Author: Category:

Due to flooding the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is closing Indian River Drive, Cocoa from City Point Road north to Black’s Road. All vehicles are asked to avoid the area at this time as the roadway is underwater.

NR 17-40 IRS Impersonation Scam

July 21, 2017 - 6:46 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has received several reports today in reference to taxpayers receiving unsolicited threatening phone calls from individuals impersonating Internal Revenue Service (IRS) employees. These individuals use the threat of arrest to obtain money by falsely representing that the victims owe back taxes. The perpetrators of this scam demand the victims send Read More

NR 17-16 BCSO Requests Public Assistance in Identifying Burglary Suspects

March 23, 2017 - 4:34 pm Author: Category:

Recently, two unidentified subjects broke into the Old Florida Grill in Port St. John. The two suspects can be seen on the attached surveillance pictures removing bottles of alcohol and placing them in backpacks. Both suspects were wearing long pants, hooded sweatshirts, backpacks and had lights affixed to their heads. One of the subjects can Read More

NR 17-15 Jury Duty Scam

March 23, 2017 - 4:31 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has received several complaints from citizens in reference to receiving telephone calls from subjects claiming to either be a Sergeant or Lieutenant with the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office. They inform the citizen that he/she has failed to appear for mandated jury duty thus resulting in a $990.00 fine and there Read More

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 16-69 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 16-63 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

*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 16-44 Deputies Arrest Armed Robbery Suspect

June 21, 2016 - 8:40 am Author: Category:

At approximately 2:30 p.m., the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office responded to KT’s Tavern, 5150 Highway 520, unincorporated Cocoa, reference an Armed Robbery. The victims advised that a white male had entered KT’s Tavern displaying a firearm and demanding money. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash and left the business in a bright yellow Read More

NR 16-41 Sheriff’s Deputies Seek Identity of Scam Suspects

June 2, 2016 - 8:58 am Author: Category:

On May 28, 2016, at approximately 9:00 P.M., the subjects in the above surveillance photographs entered the Publix located at 7325 North US Highway 1, Cocoa, where they approached the customer service counter and asked the clerk for change. The suspects distracted and attempted to confuse the clerk in an effort to take more money Read More

NR 16-37 Sheriff’s Deputies Seeking Identity of Burglary Suspects

May 20, 2016 - 1:01 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is seeking to identify the suspects responsible for the burglary of The Fat Snook restaurant. On May 18, 2016, at approximately 2:00 a.m., three suspects, wearing hooded sweatshirts, masks, and gloves, broke into the Fat Snook restaurant located at 2464 South Atlantic Avenue, unincorporated Cocoa Beach. Sheriff’s agents are asking Read More