Category: Palm Bay Police

Palm Bay Police Seek Arsonist Who Torched Playground Equipment at Twin Lakes Park

Palm Bay police investigators are seeking the arsonist that torched the playground equipment at Twin Lakes Park in the early morning hours of Thursday. Police said that the playground equipment at the park located on Bianca NE was set ablaze around 3 a.m. and completely destroyed.

Police Investigating Shooting at The Wet Spot in Palm Bay That Injured Three Victims

Palm Bay police officers responded Sunday to the report of a shooting at The Wet Spot, a drinking establishment located at 3650 Dixie Hwy. NE.  According to Palm Bay Police Public Information Officer Lt. Mike Bandish, three people were shot. Lt. Bandish said an investigation into the circumstances of the shooting is underway.

Palm Bay Police Seeking Whereabouts of Missing Runaway Christopher Michael Wright

The Palm Bay police are seeking assistance in locating missing runaway Christopher Michael Wright. Wright was last seen on April 9, 2019. He is known to frequent both skate parks in Palm Bay and West Melbourne. If you have any information on his whereabouts contact the Palm Bay Police Department at 321-925-3456.

Palm Bay Police Urge Citizens to Use ‘Safe Exchange Zone’ For E-Commerce Transactions

Palm Bay Police Detectives arrested two juveniles in connection with a robbery that occurred on March 3 near the intersection of Norman Street and Vienna Street NE. The Palm Bay Police Department has two locations in Palm Bay to serve as a “Safe Exchange Zone” for residents to utilize for child custody, private property and e-commerce transactions.

WATCH: Palm Bay Police Communications Training Officer Kimberly Meade Loves What She Does

The Palm Bay Police Department’s Emergency dispatchers have the lives of the city’s officers and citizens in their hands every day. Training Officer Kimberly Meade loves what she does and trains others on how to be that calming voice at the other end of the line when someone calls 9-1-1.

WATCH: Palm Bay Police Motorcycle Sergeant Chris Van Zandt Tells Us Why He Loves His Job

The Palm Bay Police Department Motorcycle Division currently consists of two motorcycle officers, Sergeant Chris Van Zandt and Officer Jeff Reardon. Sgt. Van Zandt talks about the benefits of the motorcycle unit and tells us why he’s proud to be part of the Palm Bay Police Department.

BREAKING: Palm Bay Police Report Two In Serious Condition in Shooting On Rila Street SE

Palm Bay police have reported that officers are currently investigating a reported shooting incident in the 1400 block of Rila Street SE. According to the Palm Bay police, two victims are being transported to local hospitals in serious but stable condition. Police report that the shooting suspect is in custody, but the circumstances of the shooting have not yet been released.

IN MEMORIAM: Palm Bay Police Officers Ronald Grogan and Gerald Johnson Killed 31 Years Ago

In remembrance of two Palm Bay Police Officers that were killed in the line of duty 31 years ago during a shooting rampage, the Palm Bay Police Department place a wreath in honor of their memory at the Officer Memorial located at Sacrifice Park in Palm Bay Friday afternoon.