Crime Prevention

Scam Alert

Scam Alert

BEWARE … There are imposters calling members of the community claiming to be PBSO deputies. These imposters are advising the recipients of the call that he or she or a member of their family has a warrant for their arrest that can be rectified with money. If not, the imposters threatened to go to the resident’s home to make an arrest.
Please know, this is a SCAM! We do NOT call asking for money or personal information. It’s unfortunate, people […]

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The Fair – 2020

 
Be There – The Fair!
We are! Our deputies are there to make sure you and your loved ones are safe. So come out to the South Florida Fair and meet our Deputies, register for a Child ID, meet our Volunteers or ask about the many positions we have open at PBSO.

2020 South Florida Fair
Be There – The Fair! We are! Our deputies are the to make sure you and your loved ones are safe. So come out to the […]

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Tips: Preventing Package Theft

Don’t let Porch pirates ruin your holiday shopping enthusiasm! Prevent package theft with these tips. ??
1) Track your package. ?
2) Try to be home to receive it. ?
3) Opt to have your package signed.?
4) Install a real-time camera. ?

Don't let Porch pirates ruin your holiday shopping enthusiasm! Prevent package theft with these tips. ??1) Track your package. ?2) Try to be home to receive it. ?3) Opt to have your package signed.?4) Install a real-time camera. ?#SeeSomethingSaySomething. ?
Posted by PBSO – Palm Beach […]

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Quick: Is Real or Fake?

Can you tell a fake gun from a real one? Our Deputies have fractions of a second to assess a threat. The confusion can lead to deadly confrontations when called to a scene. Parents, please avoid buying your kids replica guns. These are not toys and could put them at risk.
 

Real for Fake? – Gun Safety
Can you tell a fake gun from a real one? Our Deputies have fractions of a second to assess a threat. The confusion can […]

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PBSO’s StudentProtect App

We’re 1 week away from back to school and we’d  like to remind students & parents about PBSO’s StudentProtect app. This innovative app was presented to the U.S. Senate Committee last year among other technology trends. Students can use it to report threats & suspicious activity.
 

Student Protect – Back to School
We are one week away from back to school and we would like to remind students and parents about PBSO's StudentProtect App. This first-of-its-kind innovative app was presented to […]

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Sheriff Bradshaw speaks before Senate Judiciary Committee

 

Sheriff Bradshaw testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Red Flag Laws and the guidelines for state action. Among other topics, he pointed out that prevention and intervention are key factors to resolving gun violence. PBSO is on the forefront with our Behavioral Services Unit.
“Regarding the dangers to law enforcement in cases involving risk protection orders and confiscating guns, I stressed to the committee that it does not need to be a gun – even a pressure cooker could […]

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