District 14

Women Behind the Badge – Sneak Peek

World Suicide Prevention Day
Sneak peek of Women Behind the Badge Episode 1 where Deputy Izzarone talks about saving the life of someone who wanted to end it all.
Posted by PBSO – Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office on Monday, September 10, 2018

This is a sneak peek of “Women Behind the Badge” Episode 1 where Deputy Izzarone talks about saving the life of someone who wanted to end it all.

package bandit suspect wanted

Package Bandit – Suspect Wanted

Media Advisory
Suspect wanted for stealing a package off the front porch of a residence in the City of Lake Worth, 1500 block of N. A Street.
This incident occurred on August 30, 2018 at 3:25 pm.
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 Phone and using the “See Something” feature. The app can also be downloaded from www.pbsoapp.com.


Suspect wanted for robbery to a business

Suspect wanted for robbery of a business

Suspect wanted for robbery to a business.
A masked suspect entered Family Dollar, jumped the counter and demanded cash from the clerk then fled on foot from the business.
The suspect was described as a black male, approximately 5’11”, thin build, wearing a green or gray long sleeve shirt, black pants and black shoes.
This incident occurred on August 1, 2018. Family Dollar is located in the 1200 block of S. Dixie Highway, Lake Worth.
Anyone with information is urged to contact […]

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SCAM ALERT: Bank representative WILL NOT Come to Your Home

Remember: A bank representative WILL NOT call YOU and WILL NOT come to your home to switch out a debit or credit card.
Elderly victims from around the country have reported being contacted by a bank representative claiming to be a representative of their banking establishment (all victims bank with different banking institutions). The unknown representative/suspect advises the victim(s) that there is fraudulent activity on their debit/credit cards and they will be sending a bank representative to their home […]

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PBSO Deputies Replaces 9 Year Old Stolen Bike

Here’s a feel-good story for you.
We responded to a citizen’s complaint about her nine year old son who was robbed of his bicycle by force. Her son had just received the new bicycle as a gift two days prior. D/S Gerbasi quickly established a perimeter and utilized all available resources in the course of his investigation to include multiple K-9 Units and the aviation unit. Unfortunately, all efforts to locate the suspect yielded negative results. Cpl. Charles Johnson also […]


PBSO Investigates Unknown Male Found Deceased Along the Roadway

Deputies responded to a report of a shooting in the 4300 Block of Theresa Court, unincorporated Lake Worth. Upon arrival, deputies found an unknown male deceased in or along the roadway.
No suspect, motive or witnesses known at this time. Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators are in route to the scene to investigate further.
More information will be released when it becomes available.

Time: 4:50 pm
Location: 4300 Block of Theresa Court, unincorporated Lake Worth


PBSO Investigates Person Found Dead in Lake Worth

Deputies responded to a call of a deceased person found in the 1000 block of South H Street, in the City of Lake Worth. Upon arrival deputies found a male deceased from what appears to be a gunshot wound(s).
The victim has been identified as Lucio Velazquez-Morales, DOB: 5/10/84 of Lake Worth.
No suspect or motive known.

ANYONE that may have heard or witnessed anything suspicious in the area of South H Street, Lake Worth, between 4:00 am and 6:50 am, yesterday, […]

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PBSO Investigates a Possible Drowning/Death

On Friday, October 27 at 5:15 pm, deputies made contact with Edgar Velez who was wanted on multiple counts of Burglary and Grand Theft. Shortly after contact, Velez fled on foot and jumped into a nearby canal located at 10th Ave North and Florida Mango, Lake Worth. Velez refused assistance from deputies and appeared to begin to struggle. Velez went underwater and became unresponsive. PBCFR responded and transported Velez to JFK Medical Center (South) where he is currently in […]