Category: Brevard Crime News

AAA STUDY: 14.8 Million Americans Report Driving High On Marijuana in Past 30 Days

An estimated 14.8 million Americans report driving within one hour of using marijuana in the past 30 days. This alarming figure is part of the findings of a new AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety survey. This survey also revealed that nearly 70 percent of Americans feel it’s unlikely people who drive high will be caught by police. 

SCAM ALERT: Federal Trade Commission Provides Key Tips to Avoiding Home Rental Scams

Need more space than an apartment, condo or townhouse can offer, but not ready to buy? A single-family home rental may fit the bill. But not all home rental listings are legit, so here are some tip-offs and tools to help you avoid a rental scam.

Cocoa Beach Police Arrest Robert Israel Riosman, Charged with Sex Offenses Involving Pair of Children

Police in Cocoa Beach have charged 51-year-old Robert Israel Rios in relation to lewd or lascivious offenses and sexual battery on two children. He faces two counts of lewd or lascivious molestation on a person under 12 and lewd or lascivious molestation on a person under 16 along with one count of sexual battery under 12.

Brevard Sheriff’s Office, NRA Team Up to Train School Resource Deputies for ‘School Shield’ Program

Brevard County Sheriff’s Office and the NRA teach school resource deputies how to prevent active shooters on school campuses and keep each student in Brevard County safe through week-long “School Shield” training program.