Announcement News Releases

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

NR 16-16 Sheriff’s Deputies Conduct Death Investigation

February 22, 2016 - 1:40 pm Author: Category:

Agents with the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office are conducting a death investigation in regards to an incident that was reported at a Merritt Island residence on February 21, 2016. The investigation began after BCSO received an emergency call reporting the resident living at the residence was believed to be deceased inside the home. Deputies responded Read More

NR 16-09 Sheriff’s Deputies Investigating Shooting Incident

February 3, 2016 - 4:35 pm Author: Category:

On February 3, 2016, at approximately 1:30 P.M., Deputies responded to the TTC Tax Refund Business at 1383 Clearlake Road, Unincorporated Cocoa, in reference to an emergency 911 call advising that shots had been fired. Deputies arrived on scene to find three male victims with gunshot wounds. Two male victims were transported to area hospitals Read More

NR 16-04 *LOCATED* Sheriff’s Office Attempting to Locate Missing and Endangered Adult

January 16, 2016 - 3:50 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is attempting to locate a missing and endangered female. 77-year-old Nancy Rodriguez, of Cape Canaveral, was last seen by a family member in Cape Canaveral at approximately 2:10 P.M., wearing a gray and neutral colored sweatshirt with a long collar (same as pictured above), blue jeans which are rolled up Read More

NR 16-01Sherriff’s Agents Investigate Merritt Island Shooting Death

January 1, 2016 - 1:50 pm Author: Category:

Agents from the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the circumstances that led to the shooting death of a Merritt Island man at approximately 1:00 A.M. this morning. 26-year-old, Christian Maffeo was shot to death during an altercation that started at a New Year’s Eve party on Ocean Street in Merritt Island. The investigation has Read More

NR 15-115 Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Releases New Crime Prevention “Home Inventory” Program

December 23, 2015 - 11:15 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is excited to announce yet another incredible crime prevention tool as a part of the continuing effort to arm citizens with knowledge and skills to help protect from being a victim. The new “Home Inventory Program” has been created by many extremely talented members of the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Read More