Announcement News Releases

NR 16-52 Sheriff’s Office Unveils Aviation Rescue Team

September 15, 2016 - 9:00 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Aviation Rescue Unit is designed to enhance the level of response to calls for service during critical incidents and to perform searches, rescues, and other life-saving related duties when called upon. This function is an additional asset to the community with added resources and capabilities. The Sheriff’s Aviation Rescue Team Read More

NR 16-49 Sheriff’s Agents Investigating Suspicious Incident At Sebastian Inlet State Park

August 21, 2016 - 7:57 pm Author: Category:

On August 20, 2016, at approximately 7:15 A.M., the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Sebastian Inlet State Park, where it was reported a naked man was acting erratically. Upon arrival, Deputies located an adult male, naked in the inlet waterway, who was not coherent and appeared to be under the influence of Read More

Upcoming Shred Events

July 19, 2016 - 9:29 am Author: Category:

The public is encouraged to participate in this public awareness and document shredding event at no cost. The purpose of this event is to help prevent identity theft and fraud related crimes by providing valuable crime prevention information and shredding personal information that can lead to victimization. The shredding services are being generously sponsored by Read More

NR 16-48 Deputy Sheriff Nick Worthy Is Named Florida’s Deputy Of The Year By Florida Sheriff’s Association

July 13, 2016 - 10:36 am Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is extremely proud to announce that tonight, during the Florida Sheriff’s Association annual Summer Conference, FTO Deputy Nick Worthy was recognized as the 2015 Deputy of the Year. Nick was previously recognized as the 2015 Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Deputy of the Year and awarded a Medal of Valor and Read More

NR 16-46 Merritt Island Man Convicted Of Multiple Federal Child Pornography Offenses

July 7, 2016 - 9:00 pm Author: Category:

Today the United States Attorney’s Office announced the U.S. District Judge, Roy B. Dalton, Jr. has found 24-year-old Joshua Adam Tatro, of Merritt Island, guilty of 9 counts of producing child pornography, 3 counts of receiving child pornography, and 1 count of possessing child pornography. He faces a mandatory minimum sentence of 15 years, up Read More

NR 16-43 Officer Involved Shooting Investigation

June 20, 2016 - 9:19 am Author: Category:

At approximately 11:15 A.M., a shooting incident was reported at the intersection of St. Johns Heritage Parkway and Emerson Road, Palm Bay, involving off-duty Deputy Yousef Hafza. Deputy Hafza is currently assigned to West Precinct Patrol and has been employed with the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office since November of 2015. Deputy Hafza is an eleven Read More

NR 16-40 Sheriff’s Office Investigating Accidental Drowning

May 31, 2016 - 1:22 pm Author: Category:

On May 29, 2016, at approximately 4:30 P.M., the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office responded to Spessard Holland Park, 2525 S. Highway A1A, Melbourne Beach, in reference to an accidental drowning. The initial investigation has determined 20-year-old Ezekial Brown, of Winter Springs, and his girlfriend, were swimming in the ocean for approximately 20 minutes when they Read More

Found Property May 17, 2016

May 17, 2016 - 9:03 am Author: Category:

FOUND COW/CATTLE, located north of SR 520, off SR 3, Merritt Island.  Please call BCSO Ag/Marine Unit with a description of the animal if you are missing one. 321-454-6043

NR 16-32 Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey Receives “Defender Of Freedom” Award From The National Rifle Association

April 29, 2016 - 4:41 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is very pleased to announce that Sheriff Wayne Ivey was recognized by the NRA in Tallahassee on Monday by receiving one of the National Rifle Association’s highest honors for his tireless efforts to defend liberty while protecting our Constitutional Rights. Sheriff Ivey was one of only three award winners throughout Read More

NR 16-24 Sheriff’s Office Investigates Traffic Fatality

March 9, 2016 - 7:59 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a traffic fatality, which occurred just before 2:00 A.M. this morning at the intersection N. Atlantic and Fillmore Ave, Cape Canaveral. The accident involved a vehicle versus a pedestrian. The pedestrian, a 56-year-old adult female, was pronounced deceased on scene. The identity of the driver and victim are Read More