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Team Slater Update

Team Slater Update

Who remembers Slater? The strong boy who was diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. His story inspired us all this past summer. Our SWAT and the K9 teams sent Slater another reminder that we haven’t forgotten him and continue to cheer him on. This is an update from his family:
“How can we possibly thank PBSO – Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office any more for what they have done and continue to do for our boys?!!!! Here is a continuation, a […]

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Active Shooter Situations

In light of the tragic event that took place this week in Ventura County, PBSO would like to remind everyone what we can do during an Active Shooter situation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the families, victims and everyone else affected with the recent shooting, especially the officer from the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office who was killed in the line of duty protecting his community from this senseless act.

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Charlotte Hans Foundation fundraiser

Charlotte Hans Foundation fundraiser

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The Charlotte Hans Foundation is committed to helping PBSO’s families in need. Last weekend, PBSO employees gathered their cleats & bats to play softball and help raise money for 10 families devastated by a tragic illness or a catastrophic event. We all had a great time!

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Teen Rescued from Nearly Drowning Reunites with First Responders

First responders, including PBSO’s Marine Unit hero, Joe Pollock, reunited with the teen who they prevented from nearly drowning. “I remember the feeling of helplessness when I was on the way up and I knew I wouldn’t make it up,” said Casey Staniszewski in a press conference after thanking everyone involved in his rescue, including his friend who was there with him, the medical staff at St Mary’s, the first responders from the Palm Beach County Sheriff Marine Unit, […]

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Trick-or-Treating tonight?

Before going trick-or-treating download our app and check for sex offenders in your area: https://www.pbso.org/connect-protect-palm-beach-county/
Posted by PBSO – Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Before going trick-or-treating download our app and check for sex offenders in your area: https://www.pbso.org/connect-protect-palm-beach-county/

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Deputy-Involved Shooting at Forest Hill and Military

Deputy Involved Shooting
PBSO is investigating a deputy-involved shooting that occurred at Forest Hill Blvd and Military Trail, on the southwest side. The deputy received minor injuries and is currently being treated. The subject was taken to a local hospital to be treated for a gunshot wound.
Posted by PBSO – Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday, October 30, 2018

PBSO is investigating a deputy-involved shooting that occurred at Forest Hill Blvd and Military Trail, on the southwest side. […]

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Deputy saves choking child

Deputy Read Saves Choking Boy
Here is one example of how we serve our community. Our Deputy encountered a choking 5-month-old boy and saved his life.
Posted by PBSO – Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office on Monday, October 29, 2018

Deputy Read encountered a choking 5-month-old boy and saved his life, just one example of how we serve our community.
 

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Human Trafficking Suspects in Custody

Human Trafficking Suspects in Custody

 
In August 2018, the Human Trafficking Task Force began an investigation into Human Trafficking activity which focused on two suspects, Keto Postemus and Aaron Martinez. On 10/11/18, HTTF executed a residential search warrant in the 2000 block of SW 12th Court, in the City of Delray Beach, to collect evidence in support of the human trafficking investigation. Several digital devices were seized from the residence and placed into PBSO evidence for further extraction and review. Based on the evidence […]

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