Category: Brevard Crime News

U.S. Coast Guard Seizes $7.5 Million in Cocaine From Smugglers During Caribbean Sea Interdiction

The Coast Guard Cutter Reef Shark transferred custody of two smugglers and offloaded approximately 250 kilograms of cocaine at Coast Guard Base San Juan Saturday, following Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore’s interdiction of a go-fast smuggling vessel in the Caribbean Sea. […]

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Cocoa Police Chief Holds Swearing-In Ceremony For Newest Police Officer Raven Bell

Chief Evander Collier IV swore in a new police officer Monday morning, the second new officer in a week to join the ranks of the Cocoa Police Department. […]

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Brevard County Jury Finds Lawrence Tyrone Jones Guilty of Attempted First-Degree Premeditated Murder for 2017 Attack

A Brevard County Jury convicted 52-year-old Lawrence Jones for Attempted First-Degree Premeditated Murder in the brutal knife attack on his former girlfriend 42-year-old Rosheema Rucker in Palm Bay. […]

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HOOK ‘EM and BOOK ‘EM: Brevard Sheriff’s Office ‘Fishing for Fugitives’ Seeks Amanda Marie Marsh

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is seeking suspect Amanda Marie Marsh in the latest edition of “Fishing for Fugitives,” as Sheriff Wayne Ivey comes to you from Fox Lake Park in Titusville. […]

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Titusville Police Public Safety Dispatchers Support Counterparts in Hurricane-Ravished Louisiana

Titusville Police Public Safety Telecommunicators, also known as 911 Dispatchers, answered a heartfelt call for support from their professional counterparts in hurricane-ravished Louisiana. […]

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Motorcyclist Dies After Collision in Cocoa Near Clearlake Road and Belleview Drive

Traffic homicide investigators within the Cocoa Police Department continue to investigate a fatal crash involving a motorcyclist killed on Tuesday after crashing into a vehicle that was turning southbound on Clearlake Road from Bellview Drive. […]

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Brevard County Jury Finds Satellite Beach Man Guilty in 2019 Domestic Assault

A Brevard County Jury found 44-year-old Dustin Jones guilty of Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felony, Assault, and acquitted him on one count of Extortion in connection to a 2019 domestic violence attack on his live-in girlfriend. […]

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Former Brevard County Clerk of Courts Mitch Needelman Found Incompetent To Stand Trial

Eighteenth Judicial Circuit Court Judge Melissa Souto determined that two competency evaluations of 68-year-old Mitch Needelman, former Brevard County Clerk of Courts, indicated that he was unable to participate in his own defense and agreed that he was legally incompetent to stand trial. […]

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Melbourne Police Department Joins North American Railroad Safety Effort

Melbourne Police Department is proud to be joining forces with law enforcement agencies in the U.S. for ‘Operation Clear Track’, the single largest rail safety initiative in the U.S. The goal of Operation Clear Track and Rail Safety Week is to raise awareness of the importance of making safe choices near railroad tracks and trains. […]

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WATCH: Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey Walks Animal Cruelty Suspect Michael Marshall to Jail

Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey released a video about Animal Cruelty case that resulted in the arrest of suspect Michael Marshall on Wednesday. […]

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WATCH: Cocoa Police Chief Holds Swearing-In Ceremony For Newest Police Officer Jamie McGowan

McGowan, 38, is originally from Georgia but grew up in Orlando since the age of 4. He earned his law enforcement certification after graduating from the Criminal Justice Academy at Valencia State College in 2005. […]

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Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Seeks Woman Who Carried Out Two Fraudulent Cash Withdrawals at Suntrust Banks

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Economic Crimes Unit needs your help in solving two fraudulent cash withdrawal transactions that took place at two different Suntrust Banks in Brevard County. […]

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Brevard Sheriff’s Office Mounted Posse Participates in ‘Neighborhood Walk and Talk’ in Cape Canaveral

Several members of Brevard County Sheriff’s Office’s Mounted Posse Unit patrolled the streets of Cape Canaveral while also getting a chance to interact with citizens who lined the streets for a chance to meet our Mounted Posse members and their incredible horses. […]

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Husband Shoots His Wife to Death in Mims After Verbal Argument, Gary Rivers Charged with Second Degree Murder

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 50-year-old Gary Rivers of Mims, for the shooting death of his wife, identified as 48-year-old Lynn Rivers. […]

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