Announcement News Releases

Investigative Update-Merritt Island Deputy Involved Shooting

March 3, 2020 - 2:21 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is identifying the deputy involved in yesterday’s Merritt Island deputy involved shooting incident. The deputy is identified as Sergeant Chris Ferrante. Sergeant Ferrante has been a member of the Sheriff’s Office since November 2000. He has served as a deputy and corporal in our road patrol, Traffic Unit and the Read More

NR 20-02 Sheriff’s Office Receives Program to Address Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety

February 6, 2020 - 2:34 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office in partnership with the City of Cape Canaveral has received the “High Visibility Enforcement” program. Funded by the Florida Department of Transportation and the University of North Florida, the program will provide resources to address pedestrian and bicycle safety efforts in the City of Cape Canaveral and unincorporated Avon by Read More

Public Meeting Notice

January 22, 2020 - 10:27 am Author: Category:

Pursuant to section 286.011, Florida Statutes, notice is hereby given that the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Central Logistics Unit-Purchasing Division will be holding an Evaluation Team meeting regarding proposals received for Request for Proposal 2020-15 Animal Shelter Software.  The meeting will convene on Monday, January 27, 2019 @ 9:30 AM at the Brevard County Sheriff’s Read More

NR 20-01 Deputy Involved Shooting

January 11, 2020 - 7:47 am Author: Category:

On January 10, 2020, a Brevard County Sheriff’s Office deputy observed a vehicle matching the description of a known stolen vehicle in the parking lot of the Sav-a-Lot Foods located at 1208 Dixon Boulevard, Cocoa. The deputy approached the vehicle to further investigate, at which time the driver of the vehicle allegedly accelerated driving the Read More

NR 19-43 UPDATE: Sheriff’s Office Investigation Cocoa Shooting Investigation

December 6, 2019 - 12:43 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has identified the suspect shot and killed during an attempted home invasion on December 4, 2019 in unincorporated Cocoa. The decedent is identified as 27-year-old, Antonio Wallace of Cocoa. The investigation began December 4, 2019, shortly after noon, when a 911 call was received from an individual who reported they Read More

NR 19-42 Sheriff’s Office Investigation Cocoa Shooting

December 4, 2019 - 3:45 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting incident on Brophy Boulevard in unincorporated Cocoa that has resulted in the death of one person. The investigation began today shortly after noon, when a 911 call was received from an individual who reported they shot a person attempting to burglarize the residence he was at. Read More

NR 19-38 Female Found Near Beachline Identified

October 28, 2019 - 1:28 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has identified the decedent who was discovered near the water at Mile Marker 50 of the Beachline, yesterday. The victim is identified as 34-year-old, Ashley Marrotta of Merritt Island The investigation began shortly after 1:30 p.m., Sunday, October 27, 2019, when the Sheriff’s Office was notified by citizens launching their Read More

NR-19-37 Victim Identified in Rockledge Death Investigation

October 25, 2019 - 5:24 pm Author: Category:

Investigative Update: The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is releasing the name of the decedent who was discovered on Sharon Lane in unincorporated Rockledge. The victim is identified as 27-year-old, Nigel Daise of Kissimmee. The investigation began after a call was received from a citizen who advised an adult male was laying just off the roadway Read More

NR 19-36 Sheriff’s Office Investigating Suspicious Death

October 24, 2019 - 3:55 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the suspicious death of an adult male who was discovered on Sharon Lane in Rockledge early this morning. The investigation began after a call was received from a citizen who advised an adult male was laying just off the roadway on Sharon Lane. Deputies responded to the scene Read More

NR 19-35 Deputy Shoots Dogs Attacking Cat

September 20, 2019 - 12:06 pm Author: Category:

On September 19, 2019 at approximately 8:06 a.m. deputies responded to Arborwood Avenue in Port St. John in reference to a report of two pit bulls that were running loose and had killed a cat. Upon arriving in the area, the deputy observed the dogs running loose on Leonard Avenue, mauling a cat. Each dog Read More

Public Meeting Notice

September 18, 2019 - 3:06 pm Author: Category:

Pursuant to section 286.011, Florida Statutes, notice is hereby given that the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Central Logistics Unit-Purchasing Division will be holding an Evaluation Team meeting regarding proposals received for Request for Proposal 2020-2 Animal Shelter Software.  The meeting will convene on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 @ 8:00 AM at the Brevard County Sheriff’s Read More

NR 19-34 Sheriff’s Office Receives Contract to Address Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety In Cape Canaveral

September 17, 2019 - 11:50 am Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office in partnership with the City of Cape Canaveral has received the “High Visibility Enforcement” Contract. This contract, funded by the Florida Department of Transportation and the University of North Florida will provide increased resources to address pedestrian and bicycle safety programs in the both Cape Canaveral and unincorporated Avon by Read More

NR 19-32 Update on Sandbag Locations

August 31, 2019 - 4:06 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office along with our Public Safety partners continue to monitor the storm projections of Hurricane Dorian. Currently our teams have worked around the clock to prepare and distribute sandbags for our community, where over the past three days, over 70,000 sandbags have been distributed. As a result of the potential impact Read More

NR 19-31 Sandbag Locations for Citizen Pickup

August 30, 2019 - 10:18 am Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office along with our Public Safety partners continue to monitor the storm projections of Hurricane Dorian. As a result of the potential impact to Brevard County, the Sheriff’s Office will continue distributing sandbags (at no cost) to our citizens, today and Saturday, at four different locations throughout Brevard County. In an Read More