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Security experts say a spike in email scams linked to coronavirus is the worst they have seen in years. Phishing emails written in English, French, Italian, Japanese, and Turkish languages have been found. Below are five trending campaigns:

1. Click here for a cure: The message purported to be from a mysterious doctor claiming to have details about a vaccine being covered up by the Chinese and UK governments. The firm says people who click on the attached document are […]


PBSO Seeks Additional Victims of attempted Kidnappings

We believe that Osvaldo Vicente may have tried to lure other children/teens to do community work and thankfully was not successful.

On July 6, 2019, around 10:00 am, two teen boys were walking in the City of Lake Worth beach towards M Street, when a male driving a pickup truck appearing to be a landscaper, later known as the suspect, Osvaldo Vicente, approached the boys. The suspect, asked the boys if they wanted to make a few dollars cutting grass […]


Multi-Agency Task Force Announcement

News Conference announcing a multi-agency task force assembled to combat Gang Violence in the county.
Sheriff Bradshaw: “Don’t go to sleep at night, ’cause we’ll come for you at 2 in the morning and kick your door down to arrest you…”

#LIVE: A Multi-Agency Violent Crimes Task Force discuss their efforts to target groups and individuals committing violent crimes in #PalmBeachCounty
Posted by PBSO – Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office on Thursday, June 13, 2019


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. […]


PBSO/FDLE/PBC State Attorney’s Office Investigate Deputy Involved Shooting in Riviera Beach

Time:           12:13 pm
Location:     1300 block of 27th Street, Riviera Beach
Tactical agents assigned to the Violent Crimes Division as part of the US Marshals South Florida Task Force received information that a fugitive they were looking for was residing at a residence in the 1300 block of 27th Street, Riviera Beach.
Upon arrival to the residence and preparation of affecting the arrest on the suspect in question, the suspect and another unknown male, both armed with a weapon, fled out the […]

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Homicide in the Town of Lake Park

September 10, 2018
2nd Update – Media Advisory
Further investigation determined the victim had arrived at the Barber shop to pick up his son (12 years of age).  He parked the car on the edge of the curb, leaving it running with his daughter (5 years of age) in the back seat.  His intention was too quickly pick up the son and return to the car when he saw the deceased, Terrence Wilson Jr., open the driver side door, get […]

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PBSO Responds to Plane Crash

September 10, 2018
** UDPATE **
The victims have been identified as Philip Castronova, DOB: 6/30/48 and Mandy Castronova, DOB: 1/2/79 of Lake Worth.
Any witnesses to this tragic plane crash is asked to reach out to NTSB via email or call 202/314-6290.
All other questions can be directed to NTSB Press Officer, Mr. Terry Williams at 202-314-6100.
September 9, 2018
Media Advisory
Time:          Shortly before 11:00 am
Location:    East of Congress, just south of Palm Beach State College off 6th Ave
What we know […]

persons of interest wanted stolen credit cards

Persons of interest wanted – stolen credit cards

Persons of interest wanted for fraudulent use of stolen credit cards.
An unknown male and female were captured on surveillance video using the victims stolen credit cards at multiple Murphy Oil gas stations, a Walmart in Royal Palm Beach and a Walmart located on Haverhill Road.
This incident occurred on September 3, 2018.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS or you can remain ANONYMOUS by downloading our new app “PBSO” for your Apple or Android Smart […]

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