Category: Brevard Crime News

VIDEO: Newsmax TV Interviews Brevard Sheriff Wayne Ivey About New Recruiting Video

“America Talks Live” Radio Host, John Cardillo takes an inside look at the new recruiting video our agency released last week which makes it very clear that in Brevard County we put bad people in jail and never shy away from enforcing the law just because we might hurt someone’s feelings!

WATCH: Sheriff Wayne Ivey’s Focus On Social Media Has Played Big Part in Brevard’s Steep Crime Rate Decline

The Brevard County crime rate has dropped almost 30 percent since Sheriff Wayne Ivey was elected in 2012 as Brevard’s “Top Cop,” and he attributes much of that success to his agency’s effective use of social media to communicate with the citizens of the community.

James John Edwards of Palm Bay Convicted By Federal Jury For Possession of Child Pornography

A federal jury has found James John Edwards, 37, of Palm Bay, guilty of possession of child pornography. The verdict was handed down on Friday and Edwards faces a maximum penalty of 20 years in federal prison and must forfeit a computer and a one-terabyte hard drive that was used in the commission of the offense.

Rose Beth Litzky of Palm Bay Convicted By Federal Jury On Several Child Pornography Charges

A federal jury has found Rose Beth Litzky, 33, of Palm Bay, guilty of conspiracy to produce child pornography, production of child pornography, and possession of child pornography, involving two female children. Both of the victims, toddlers at the time, were under Litzky’s care.

‘Wheel of Fugitive’ Contestant Arrested By Deputies After Found Hiding Inside Bed Mattress

Recently, agents from the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Unit began receiving tips on the whereabouts of Acasia Fuscaldo, who was a contestant on the “Wheel of Fugitive®️” but not actually selected as the Fugitive of the Week.