Announcement News Releases

NR 15-80 Sheriff’s Office Identifies Pilot

September 2, 2015 - 2:33 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has identified the pilot of the small plane that crashed into the Indian River on Wednesday, August 26, 2015. 59-year-old David Gibbs of Orlando was an experienced pilot who was on a flight from Orlando to Titusville when his plane crashed as he was approaching the Space Coast Regional Airport. Read More

NR 15-77 Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is Providing Free Sandbags

August 28, 2015 - 12:45 pm Author: Category:

In response to the potential impact of Tropical Storm Erika, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office will be distributing free sandbags to residents. Citizens can respond to the Brevard Sheriff’s Farm, 2955 Pluckebaum Road, Cocoa, on Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. There is a limit of 10 sandbags per vehicle. The bags Read More

NR 15-75 Sheriff’s Deputies Investigate Traffic Fatality

August 24, 2015 - 7:25 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a traffic fatality, which occurred at approximately 8:00 P.M. at the intersection N. Atlantic and Hayes Ave, Cape Canaveral. The accident involved a vehicle versus a pedestrian. An adult female was transported for medical treatment in critical condition, where she later succumbed to the injuries she sustained. The Read More

UPDATE: NR 15-73 Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Involved Shooting Investigative Update

August 21, 2015 - 1:38 pm Author: Category: |

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred last night at 1051 Covina Street, in the unincorporated area of Cocoa. The incident began on Thursday, August 20, 2015 at approximately 9:30 P.M., while Investigative Agents were conducting a criminal investigation regarding a complaint of prostitution. As the Investigative Agents Read More

NR 15-73 Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Involved Shooting Investigative Update

August 21, 2015 - 10:11 am Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred at 1051 Covina Street, in the unincorporated area of Cocoa. The incident occurred on Thursday, August 20, 2015 at approximately 9:30 P.M., while deputies were conducting a criminal investigation. As deputies attempted to arrest a female occupant of the residence, a Read More

NR 15-72 Deputies Honored at Annual Valor Awards Banquet

August 20, 2015 - 8:18 am Author: Category:

Wednesday, August 19, 2015, the Melbourne Regional Chamber of East Central Florida held the annual Valor Awards Banquet at the Hilton Melbourne Rialto Place. This special event recognized members of public safety who courageously respond to help and protect the citizens of Brevard County in their time of need. The Chamber honored the acts of Read More

NR 15-71 Florida Sheriffs Association Creates Cold Case Review Team

August 19, 2015 - 9:05 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce that earlier today, the Florida Sheriffs Association held the first meeting of their new Cold Case Review Team (CCRT). The CCRT Committee is an inter-disciplinary approach for reviewing the available information and evidence from homicide and selected missing persons cases that have not yet been solved. Read More

NR 15-70 Brevard County Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Child Exploitation Offense

August 18, 2015 - 3:23 pm Author: Category:

Yesterday, Senior U.S. District Judge John Antoon sentenced 30-year-old Jean Roussel Eloi of Palm Bay to 30 years in federal prison for internet solicitation of a minor. The sentencing followed a federal trial conviction that occurred on February 3, 2015. According to the testimony presented at trial, on July 20, 2014, Eloi began an online Read More

Notice of Unclaimed Property

August 17, 2015 - 3:58 pm Author: Category:

NOTICE: The listed unclaimed property is being held by BCSO.  Any persons claiming any interest in said property should contact BCSO Evidence Unit, 700 Park Ave, Titusville FL 32780, 321.264.5211:  13’ boat w/ 50hp motor; Minnkota trolling motor

NR 15-67 Victim Identified In Cocoa Shooting Incident

August 12, 2015 - 8:15 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has identified the decedent from the shooting incident that occurred yesterday evening in Cocoa. 28-year-old, George Dewey of Cocoa, died at the scene from injuries sustained during the shooting. The investigation to date has revealed that a disagreement between the decedent and another individual escalated into a violent encounter that Read More

NR 15-66 Missing and Endangered Adult

July 21, 2015 - 11:50 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the community’s assistance in locating a missing and endangered adult. Deputies are actively seeking 85-year-old Joseph Forcier of Cocoa. Mr. Forcier is approximately 5’02’’, 150lbs, sandy/gray hair, last seen wearing yellow shirt, black pants and black shoes. Early this afternoon, Mr. Forcier left his residence driving a black Read More

NR 15-65 Brevard County Sheriff’s Office And Eastern Florida State College Host Career Fair

July 20, 2015 - 7:30 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office and Eastern Florida State College are hosting a Career Fair on July 29, from 5:30 to 8:30 P.M. at the Eastern Florida State College Public Safety Training Institute, 3865 North Wickham Rd., Melbourne, FL 32935. The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is a progressive agency with nearly 1500 valuable employees that Read More