Lake Worth

PBSO/Safety Patrol Picnic

Every year we throw a picnic/pool party for all the 5th Grade Safety Patrol kids in Lake Worth. About 150 kids enjoyed the pool, the slides and the interaction with Law Enforcement.
“When we could build these positive relationships with the kids, they can look back and remember when they worked with the police and got to meet with the police to make good choices in life”.
 

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Serve and Protect Reading Program

::Watch PBSO Operation “Serve and Protect Reading Program”::
Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Deputies celebrated the final day of the Serve and Protect reading program with students at North Grade Elementary School in Lake Worth, Fl. Over several weeks, the deputies mentored and read to the students at their school.

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Home Depot Robber

Do you know this person?
On Sunday, 5/31/15, at 7:10am, this black male entered the Home Depot at 5750 S Jog Road, Lake Worth. The suspect confronted the store clerk demanding money from the register while holding a knife. The suspect is described as being in his 30s, 6-0 tall with an average size build. He walked out of the store heading towards the nearby Brentwood Estates development. There was no vehicle seen by the victim or captured on video.
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THANK YOU to the Breaking the Cycle of Violence Program.

Four 5th Grade Boys from the City of Lake Worth Were Accepted for Pre-engineering at a Local Middle School – THANK YOU to the Breaking the Cycle of Violence Program.
Breaking the Cycle of Violence
Congratulations to Carlos, Jose, Miguel & Dandy who were accepted to middle school for pre-engineering. Their success is credited to the elementary schools partnership with the Deputies assigned to the City of Lake Worth. Good luck boys!

 

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Deputies saved a man from a Rip Current at Lake Worth Beach.

Deputies patrolling Lake Worth Beach on ATV’s observed someone struggling in the water approximately 30 yards off the beach. Observing the struggling swimmer caught up in a rip current, deputies began yelling at the swimmer to swim parallel to shore. The swimmer appeared to be exhausted and was struggling to keep his head above water. Deputies quickly ripped off their vests & gun belts, ran down the beach and dove into the water. Both deputies swam out to the […]

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Disguised males Wanted for an Armed Robbery to a Business in Lake Worth.

Two black male suspects with their faces covered, were captured on surveillance video entering a convenient store brandishing a handgun and demanding cash from the register. Both suspects fled on foot in an unknown direction.
This armed robbery occurred at the Kwik Stop, located in the 2000 block of 10th Ave North, Lake Worth, on May 18, 2015, at 5:45 pm.

If these individual resemble anyone you know please contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.

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PBSO is investigating a shooting in the City of Lake Worth

Deputies responded to a shooting in the 1500 block of Railroad Ave in the City of Lake Worth,  When they arrived they found a black male shot.  Palm Beach County Fire Rescue responded, treated and transported the male to a local hospital where he is expected to survive.
Detectives and crime scene investigators responded to the scene to investigate further.
No known motive to this shooting, at this time.  Witnesses advised deputies that a black male, wearing a white hoody, was […]

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Deputies Invited to High Tea Event at South Grade Elementary School

On Monday, May 11, 2015, Deputies from the Lake Worth Community Policing Unit attended the South Grade Elementary School “High Tea” Event. This is a school program where students learn proper dinning etiquette and we are invited to the final dinner where they demonstrate the newly learned etiquette.
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ARRESTED 2 for Attempted 1 Degree Murder – Male Lit on Fire by Suspect in the City of Lake Worth

Time: 9:00 pm
Location: 300 block of Dixie Highway, City of Lake Worth
Deputies responded to a report of a male lit on fire. The male was transported to St. Mary’s Medical Center. The severity of his injuries are unknown at this time.
This occurred in the alley way located in the 300 block of Dixie Highway, Lake Worth.
Deputies are currently searching the area for the suspect that committed this crime. The motive is unknown at this time.
Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators […]

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