Category: Brevard Crime News

One Person Found Dead After Deadly House Fire on Higgbee Street in Palm Bay

Palm Bay Fire Rescue and Palm Bay Police Department responded to a deadly house fire shortly after midnight on Thursday that claimed the life of an individual residing in a house located at 1443 Higgbee Street SE, according to officials. […]

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U.S. Coast Guard Transfers Smugglers to Feds After Seizing More Than $5.6 Million in Cocaine

The Coast Guard Cutter Heriberto Hernandez transferred custody of three suspected smugglers and $5.6 million in seized cocaine to federal agents at Coast Guard Base San Juan Tuesday, following the interdiction of a drug smuggling vessel in the Caribbean Sea off St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. […]

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Brevard County Sheriff Office Conducts Death Investigation After Shooting Incident in Merritt Island

Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation on Wednesday after an incident that happened in Merritt Island near E. Hall Road. […]

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WHEEL OF FUGITIVE: Brevard Sheriff’s Office Names Justin Lee Warren ‘Fugitive of the Week’

Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has named Justin Lee Warren BCSO’s Fugitive of the Week in this week’s latest edition of ‘Wheel of Fugitive.’ […]

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Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation Invites Public Comments About Cocoa Police Department

A team of assessors from the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation will begin to examine all aspects of the Cocoa Police Department’s policies and procedures, management, operations, and support services. […]

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SHERIFF WAYNE IVEY: Brevard Sheriff’s Office to Start Every Monday Morning With the Playing of the National Anthem

Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey released the above video announcing the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office would kick off every Monday morning with the playing of the national anthem or some other measure of patriotism called “The Patriotic Moment.” Below you can read Sheriff’s Ivey’s announcement: […]

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Brevard Sheriff Wayne Ivey Walks Animal Abuse Suspect Into Jail After Starving Two Dogs to Death: BCSO

Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey announced on Wednesday that the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has arrested an animal abuse suspect in what Sheriff Ivey called ‘one of the worst cases of animal cruelty in my 40-year career as a cop’. […]

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17-Year-Old Shot Multiple Times During Incident Monday Evening on Vanderbilt Lane in Cocoa

Cocoa police detectives are investigating the Monday evening shooting of a 17-year-old male in the 1200 block of Vanderbilt Lane. Patrol officers responded to the incident where the found the victim with at least two gunshot wounds.  […]

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Armed Suspect Charged After 3-Hour Standoff With Police at Archangel Michael Coptic Orthodox Church in Melbourne

Melbourne Police have charged the armed suspect that involved a 3-hour standoff with police Sunday morning after he battered a priest at Archangel Michael Coptic Orthodox Church in Melbourne and brandished a firearm in front of police officers, threatening to commit suicide. […]

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Two Men in Titusville Shot Dead, Gunman Shoots Himself After Hours-Long Standoff with SWAT Team

Titusville Police responded to a man who was shot dead Tuesday afternoon at approximately 5 p.m. in the parking area of the Forest Park Apartments located at 521 Rock Pit Road. […]

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Palm Bay Police Officials Highlight 11 New Recruits as They Begin Police Academy Training

Palm Bay police officials welcomed new recruits who began the police academy on Monday. All 11 of these future Palm Bay police officers are part of Palm Bay Police’s sponsorship program that was launched in September. […]

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Brevard County Sheriff’s Agents Conducting Investigation After Fatal Shooting on Merritt Island

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred early Tuesday morning at a residence on Barcelona Boulevard on Merritt Island. The Sheriff’s Office is not releasing the names of the victim and suspects at this time and no arrests have been made.  […]

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Cocoa Police Officer’s Seek Community’s Help in Locating Stolen Black Chevy Colorado Pickup Truck

Cocoa Police officer’s are asking for the community’s help in locating a stolen 2020 Chevy Colorado black pickup truck that was last seen in the area of Knight Street and Howard Street. […]

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WATCH: Brevard County Sheriff’s Office ‘Fishing for Fugitives’ Seeks Suspect Justin Miles Deforest

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is seeking Justin Miles Deforest in the latest edition of “Fishing for Fugitives,” as Sheriff Wayne Ivey comes to you from Riverwalk Family Park and Nature Center in Rockledge. […]

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DO YOU KNOW THESE PERPS? Cocoa Police Seeking Identity of Retail Theft Suspects

Cocoa police detectives are seeking the identity of two women wanted for retail theft. According to Cocoa police officials, the Honda minivan pictured below is what they were driving at the time of the crime. […]

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