Author: Wayne Ivey, Brevard County Sheriff

Brevard County Jail Inmates Will Comfort Dogs at Animal Care Center During 4th of July Fireworks

As everyone is aware, dogs often get anxiety and frightened because of fireworks and other loud noises that can be heard on the 4th of July, so last year our team decided to take a new approach to help calm the dogs at our Animal Care Center by having inmates comfort them during the peak hours of fireworks. […]

Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Host Law Enforcement Parade For U.S. Navy Enlistee Sebastian Marzano

Yesterday afternoon I had the pleasure of joining other members of our agency, members of the Melbourne Police Department, and various family and friends to do a “Law Enforcement Parade” for Sebastian Marzano, a graduating senior at Eau Gallie High School who is joining the United States Navy to serve our country. […]

Brevard County Commission Recognizes Brevard’s Fallen Law Enforcement Heroes

Earlier this week Brevard County Commissioner Kristine Isnardi presented a Resolution to the Board of County Commissioners, which was approved unanimously to recognize May 15 as National Peace Officers Memorial Day based on a Presidential Proclamation and Congressional Resolution in 1962 that designates May 15 as National Peace Officers Memorial Day! […]

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Brevard Sheriff’s Office, Police Hall of Fame Honors 146 Fallen Officers

Each year on May 15 at the exact time Law Enforcement Officers and the families of fallen heroes gather together at the American Police Hall of Fame to remember those who gave their lives in the line of duty to protect their communities.  It is a somber, yet uplifting time that truly captures the honor, dignity, and dedication of each man and woman who made the ultimate sacrifice. […]