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PBSO Honors Store Leaders

PBSO Honors Walmart and Lowe’s Leadership for their Support

Join us in thanking Walmart and Lowe’s leadership for their support. Before and after Hurricane Irma, the Lake Park Walmart and Lowe’s stores managers provided us with perishable food and other supplies. These supplies allowed our deputies to feed hundreds of citizens. This week, deputies presented these stores’ managers with a ‘Certificate of Appreciation’ to thank them for their partnership and commitment to our community.

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PBSO Deputized a 7-Year Old as a Junior Deputy

While working overtime during a state of emergency and making several arrests, one of our deputies deputized a 7-year old as a Junior Deputy.
Cpl. Yerian came across a sweet 7-year old boy named Angel who asked if he could draw him a picture. After our deputy expressed his interest, Angel drew him two deputies in full uniform and gave him the drawing as a symbol of his appreciation for our service. Cpl. Yerian swore in Angel as a junior […]

Community Policing Deputy Sherry Baker Mentors Boys

Community Policing Deputy Sherry Baker Mentors Boys from Broken Home

These two young Town of Lake Park boys come from a broken home in which both parents suffer from drug addiction. Their Grandparents have fought for the past three years to adopt them, which was recently granted.
District 10 Community Policing Deputy Sherry Baker has worked with and mentored the boys over the years and recently presented them with this box of toys.
The boys were very excited and thankful and have a fond relationship with Deputy Baker.

KidzSmart Presentation

PBSO Deputy Presents to Summer Camp Children

District 10 Community Policing Deputy Sherry Baker made a “KidSmatz” program presentation to approximately 50 summer camp children at the Bethlehem Haitian Baptist Church of Lake Park.
The children were 1st through 5th graders and they enjoyed the informative videos and question and answer session.
The “KidSmartz” program is designed and sponsored by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

District 10 Community Policing Deputy Sherry Baker made a “KidSmatz” program presentation to approximately 50 summer camp children at the Bethlehem […]

Comics Story

Operation Cops with Comics

Ben Savedow came to donate hundreds of comic books to our Deputies so that they could give it out to children that they encounter on the road. He wanted a way to connect Law Enforcement Officers with the youth of Palm Beach County. Ben hand selected all the comics and removed all the comics that used weapons or guns. He plans on donating more next year.

Operation Cops With Comics (SuperBen)
Operation Cops with Comics.Ben Savedow came to donate hundreds of […]

Car Seat

PBSO Deputy Educates Mother in Child Passenger Safety

In the afternoon of Monday, June 12th 2017, District 16 (City of Greenacres) Deputy Gregory conducted a traffic on a vehicle for an expired registration within the City of Greenacres. As Deputy Gregory was conversing with the driver, he noticed a 2 year-old child not properly restrained in a child safety seat. Deputy Gregory requested Deputy Gonzalez, a certified technician in Child Passenger Safety to respond in which he did. Upon Deputy Gonzalez’s arrival he too began to converse with […]

Marine unit

PBSO Marine and Aviation Units Rescue Missing Divers

PBSO Aviation Unit works together with Marine Unit to find and rescue missing divers.
Shortly after 10:00 am this morning, seven divers separated from a commercial dive boat out of Jupiter.
Two divers were immediately located and transported to the local marina.
The other five divers were found a few miles away by PBSO Aviation pilot.
The pilot led the Marine Unit deputies to the five outstanding divers.
A short time later the dive boat arrived and all five divers successfully reentered the vessel.

Human Trafficker

Facebook Tip Helps Arrest Human Trafficker

Does this person look familiar to you or your children?
Thanks to a tip that came to us via Facebook, we have arrested Joel Trinidad.
Suspect BUSTED for For human trafficking, two counts of kidnapping, sexual battery, Lewd /lascivious Molestation and aggravated stalking on a victim under 16. The suspect reached out to the victim through the app, TANGO.
PBSO detectives believe there are additional victims.
If your child uses the Tango app check with them to see if this person has contacted […]

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