Announcement News Releases

NR 14-80 Sheriff’s Office Conducting Death Investigation

September 28, 2014 - 8:50 pm Author: Category:

On September 28, 2014, at approximately 4:30 PM, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office was contacted by family members of a 76-year-old female who was missing in the area of Broadway Boulevard, Cocoa. The concerned family members noted that the missing person was considered endangered due to early stages of Dementia. Nearly simultaneously, FEC Railway workers Read More

NR 14-77 Sheriff’s Office to Conduct New Hire/Promotion Ceremony

September 23, 2014 - 11:38 am Author: Category:

Brevard County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting a swear-in ceremony for the newest members of our agency as well as several promotions/reassignments. The ceremony will include those employees who are transferring from Animal Services and the Canaveral Port Authority to the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office. The ceremony will take place September 29th, 6:00pm, at the Eastern Florida State Read More

NR 14-76 Deputies Investigating Cocoa Stabbing

September 19, 2014 - 9:40 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is actively investigating an Aggravated Battery which was reported at approximately 6:00 P.M. on Stratford Drive, in Cocoa. Responding Deputies located a 16-year-old who had been stabbed multiple times. The juvenile victim was transported to Arnold Palmer Hospital where he underwent surgery. The victim is listed as critical condition at 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 14-71 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 14-67 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 14-57 Sheriff’s Office Investigating Cocoa Shooting

July 31, 2014 - 5:18 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a shooting that occurred in the 300 block of A Lane, Cocoa. Deputies responded to a 911 emergency call advising that a victim was shot. Once on scene, it was determined that the victim was 12-years-old and had been shot in the leg during the incident. Witnesses Read More