Announcement News Releases

NR 17-12 Investigative Update: Decedent Identified In Cocoa Shooting Incident

March 19, 2017 - 6:46 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit has identified the decedent of the shooting incident that occurred yesterday at 3617 Brophy Boulevard, Unincorporated Cocoa, as 20–year-old Ladarius Bentley Deputies responded to the residence just before noon yesterday after a 911 call advised that a person had been shot in the residence. Upon arrival, deputies discovered Read More

NR 17-09 Sheriff’s Office Investigating Death at Viera Hospital

March 12, 2017 - 8:04 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a female patient at Viera Hospital. The female was transported to the hospital by ambulance earlier this morning after suffering a medical emergency. The female was treated in the Emergency Room and then admitted to the hospital. The investigation has revealed that after being moved Read More

NR 17-06 Sheriff’s Office Announces Public Information Officer

March 6, 2017 - 8:25 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce that Tod Goodyear will be the agency’s Public Information Officer. Tod had retired in 2016, after serving the agency for 30 years. The majority of his time with the agency was spent in investigations, the last 15 years as a supervisor in Criminal Investigative Services, where Read More

NR 17-05 Investigative Update: Scottsmoor Death Investigation

February 27, 2017 - 5:11 pm Author: Category:

On February 17, 2017, at approximately 10:30 p.m., Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a residence on Sunset Avenue, Scottsmoor, after a concerned friend went to check on 80-year-old Grady Wright, finding him deceased inside the residence. The Brevard County Medical Examiner’s Office performed a post mortem examination of the deceased, ruling the manner of death as Read More

NR 17-2 Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Employee Spotlight

January 23, 2017 - 10:18 am Author: Category:

As most of you know, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is comprised of many units and squads who perform very important functions around the clock to protect our citizens. To better introduce you to our team, from time to time we will post employee and unit spotlights so you can meet and get to know Read More

NR 16-75 Sheriff’s Office Investigates Bicycle Mishap Death

November 30, 2016 - 3:52 pm Author: Category:

On Wednesday, November 30, 2016, at approximately 3:00 a.m., Brevard County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the area of Bayview Drive and Royal Palm Avenue, Indian Harbor Beach, regarding a male on the ground with an apparent head injury. A concerned citizen called 911 after seeing the male on the ground. Deputies located 51-year-old David Kervin, Read More

NR 16-74 Sheriff’s Office Death Investigation Update

November 21, 2016 - 6:48 pm Author: Category:

At approximately 7:55 p.m. yesterday evening, Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to the Raceway, located at 2455 N. US 1, Mims, reference a shooting. Two individuals were located, one deceased and the second individual was transported for emergency medical attention, but later succumbed to the wounds. Homicide Agents and Crime Scene Investigators processed the 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 16-66 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