Announcement News Releases

NR 15-14 Sheriff’s Office Swear-in Ceremony

February 11, 2015 - 4:45 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting a Swear-In Ceremony tomorrow afternoon to recognize 30 new employees to include 28 new Deputy Sheriffs. Additionally, there will be promotions recognized for new Field Training Officers, Corporals and Sergeants. The Ceremony will be held at the Sheriff’s Office Complex located at 700 Park Avenue, Titusville, at Read More

NR 15-12 Former Florida Resident Sentenced For Attempted Sex Trafficking In Ecuador

February 5, 2015 - 8:00 pm Author: Category:

The United States Attorney’s Office announced that Patrick R. Minga, 50, formerly of Cape Coral, was sentenced today in Federal Court by Judge Anne Conway, for attempting to induce and facilitate, for his own financial gain, the travel of an individual from Brevard County, Florida, to Quito, Ecuador, so that the individual could engage in Read More

NR 15-11 Fundraising Event To Support Special Olympics

February 5, 2015 - 5:32 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is teaming up with the Melbourne Police Department on February 9, 2014, at Uno’s Viera, for a multi-agency Tip-a-Cop fundraising event in Brevard County!!! This fundraising event is part of the year-round support for the Special Olympics Florida. These events host Law Enforcement personnel throughout the state of Florida volunteering Read More

NR 15-10 BCSO Corrections Deputy Named “State Corrections Officer Of The Year”

February 4, 2015 - 3:32 pm Author: Category:

We are proud to announce that Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Corrections Deputy Patrick Arquette was recognized by the Florida Sheriff’s Association last night as the Corrections Officer of the Year for the State of Florida. Deputy Arquette serves as a valuable member of our Corrections K-9 Unit and earned the honor following two amazing rescues Read More

NR 15-07 Sheriff’s Deputies Conducting Death Investigation

January 27, 2015 - 9:51 am Author: Category:

The Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit is in the process of investigating a death reported at a residence on Floral Lane in Merritt Island last night at approximately 9 P.M. Agents are completing evidence collection and interviews to assist in determining the circumstances surrounding the death. An autopsy should be completed later today. The identity of Read More

NR 15-06A Sheriff’s Office Identifies Barefoot Bay Victim

January 26, 2015 - 10:00 am Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to investigate the death of a woman that was discovered deceased in the Barefoot Bay community. The victim has been identified as 70-year-old, Doris Johnston of 736 Gladiolus Drive, Barefoot Bay. Johnston was discovered after family members from out of state became concerned when they were unable to Read More

NR 14-119 *Located* Deputies Attempting to Locate Missing Teen

December 31, 2014 - 5:30 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is attempting to locate 14-year-old Allura Jewel Howard of Cocoa. Allura was last seen on December 28, 2014, at approximately 9pm at her residence in the unincorporated area of Cocoa. She is described as 4’11” and 145lbs with brown eyes and long brown curly hair with blond tips. She was Read More

NR 14-118 Sheriff’s Office Identifies Victim in Rockledge Shooting

December 30, 2014 - 12:25 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has identified the victim in the shooting incident that occurred in the 900 block of Virginia Avenue in the unincorporated area of Rockledge last night. Deputies responded to the area at approximately 8:45 P.M., in reference to a report of a man who had been shot. Upon arrival, deputies found Read More

NR 14-112 Brevard County Sheriff’s Office, Community Champions, And Health First Partner Together To Save Lives

December 6, 2014 - 10:30 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce an incredible partnership with Tom Darnell, founder and President of Community Champions, Health First, and Supervising Medic David Schmitt who have joined together to create a Critical Incident Response and Active Shooter training for all Brevard County Deputy Sheriffs. In addition to the training, Mr. Darnell Read More

NR 14-109 2014 Traffic Advisory – ABATE Motorcycle Toy Run

December 1, 2014 - 9:52 pm Author: Category: |

The 2014 ABATE Motorcycle Toy Run will be Sunday, December 7, 2014. This annual Brevard County event is estimating 6,000 to 8,000 participants to benefit children in need this Holiday Season. The Toy Run will be escorted by the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Enforcement Unit, and will start at 12:00 noon from the Merritt Read More

NR 14-108 Annual Reindeer Run December 13th

December 1, 2014 - 9:48 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office PAL (Police Athletic League) and City of Cape Canaveral will be hosting the 19th Annual Reindeer Run on Saturday, December 13, 2014, at Cherie Down Park, Cape Canaveral. Proceeds from the event benefit the Brevard County Police Athletic League. The Reindeer Run is the final leg of the Holiday Beach Read More