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Suspect wanted for burglary to a residence - Boca Trails Community

Suspect wanted for burglary to a residence – Boca Trails Community

MEDIA ADVISORY
Suspect wanted for burglary to a residence.
An unknown male forcibly entered the victim residence. While inside, captured on surveillance video, he helped himself to the victim’s property.
The suspect appears to be a white male, with short cropped hair, mustache and beard.  He has a tattoo on his right leg.
This incident occurred on July 23, 2018. The residence is located inside the Boca Trails community.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS or you can remain […]

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Missing & Possibly Endangered Teen - Gian'Marco Rodriguez

Missing Teen – Returned Home Safely

MEDIA ADVISORY
– Returned Home Safely –
Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office was seeking the public’s assistance with locating a Missing & Possibly Endangered Teen

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Gian’Marco Rodriguez. Gian’Marco, DOB: 5/26/2005, was last seen on July 30, 2018, 11:00 pm, at his home located in the 6800 block of Barnwell Drive, Boynton Beach and has not been or heard from since.
Gian’Marco is 5’04” and 100 lbs.  He has brown hair and brown eyes.  Clothing […]

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Detectives investigate a body found floating in a retention pond in Greenacres

Media Advisory
 
Date:           July 30, 2018
Time:           2:48 pm
Location:    Walmart Shopping plaza, retention pond
Deputies responded to a body found floating in a retention pond that flows alongside Walmart in the 6200 block of Forest Hill Blvd, Greenacres.  PBSO dive team responded and removed the male from the pond.  The male was identified as a homeless resident of Greenacres.  There is no obvious signs of death known at this time.
An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.
Detectives […]

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World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons
If you need help or think someone is a victim of Human Trafficking you are not alone. Human trafficking is the 3rd largest crime worldwide. If you suspect it, report it 1(888)373-7888 http://www.pbso.org/human-trafficking/
Posted by PBSO – Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office on Monday, July 30, 2018

If you need help or think someone is a victim of Human Trafficking you are not alone. Human trafficking is the 3rd largest crime worldwide. If you suspect it, […]

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Walmart Spree for 3 little girls

Big-Hearted PBSO Deputies Bring Joy to Children in Tough Times

Sometimes we interact with people during the worst moments of their lives, giving us the opportunity to really make a difference.
We responded to an address in Wellington where three children were being removed from their parents and home due to serious safety concerns. The Department of Children and Families (DCF) Investigator requested to use PBSO Wellington’s office as a staging area while arraignments where to place the children with a relative or foster care. The deputies got them pizza […]

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Slater gets a surprise from PBSO SWAT and K9

Slater gets a surprise from PBSO SWAT and K9

Slater is one of the strongest people we know. He was diagnosed a few months ago with Stage 4 Neuroblastoma and is being treated for 18 months at St Jude’s Children’s Hospital. His story and courage have inspired all of us here at PBSO. Our SWAT and the K9 team sent Slater a surprise gift to let him know that he is #SlaterStrong. Hang in there Slater, we love you.
Watch full video on our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OeM_NDMeAuk
From his […]

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Double Shooting on Haverhill Road

Media Advisory
Shortly before 7:00pm, deputies responded to a vehicle that came to rest/crashed in the 4100 block of N. Haverhill Road in West Palm Beach. Upon arrival, deputies located one male deceased from a gunshot wound(s) and one injured from a gunshot wound(s) inside the vehicle. The injured victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
The investigation has determined thus far that two vehicles were traveling southbound on Haverhill Road from 45th street. One vehicle shot at the […]

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Froums - Bonnie and Clyde wannabes

Busted: Bonnie & Clyde wannabes

Bonnie & Clyde wannabes who tried to steal from a 7-11 earlier this year. Mr. & Mrs. Froum sprayed a chemical spray in the clerk’s face when confronted and fled. They were arrested during a traffic stop in Delray yesterday. This cute couple is now in Jail, separate cells!

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Sexual Assault Notification Helpline

Sexual Assault Notification Helpline

If you were a victim of sexual assault and reported it to any Law Enforcement Agency in Palm Beach County prior to July 1, 2016 and would like to know the status of the evidence collected, please contact law enforcement at 561-688-4127.
Please leave your name and contact information and someone will call you back.
Supportive services are available by contacting Palm Beach County Victim Services & Certified Rape Crisis Center 24 Hour Helpline at 561-833-7273.
Sexual Assault Notification Helpline

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Sonic Robbery in Greenacres

This is how you Sonic? Two armed men took cash from a sonic drive-in in Greenacres. The 1st suspect is a black male, 5’08”, with a black hoodie with red lettering. The 2nd one is a light-skinned male, 5’08”, blue eyes, with a black hoodie and white lettering. Call 1-800-458-TIPS

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