News Release

No Hate

PBSO is Proud of These Schools’ Anti-Bullying Programs

What a great time and experience we had with these amazing Elementary students.
On March 15, 2017, North Grade Elementary and South Grade Elementary concluded their Anti-Bullying Program.
The last day of the 12 week program was attended by Mrs. Sheira, a representative from the Anti-Defamation League.
She provided a presentation to both schools regarding the identification of bullying, the different types of bullying, and methods to combat the issue of bullying.
She ensured to remind the students that each one of them […]


PBSO Seeks the Public’s Assistance Identifying Suspect Wanted for Theft from Famous Footwear

Maybe he thought if he stole shoes from Famous Footwear he would become famous…
One thing is for sure,  your picture will be added to our #Busted photos.
Suspect wanted for theft.
An unknown male entered Famous Footwear, stole a few pairs of shoes and fled on a dark colored bicycle.

The suspect was identified as a white male, wearing a black jacket, white shirt, blue jeans and a camouflage hat.
This incident occurred on March 4, 2017 just before 8:00 pm. Famous Footwear […]

Jean Savage

Oldest Case Ever Solved by Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Offic

The oldest case ever solved by Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office takes a step closer to justice for the first time in four decades.
Friends and relatives of Delray Beach, Florida resident, Jean Savage, and even retired PBSO law enforcement officials were relieved to hear the unexpected news.
This was the heartbreaking case of Jean Savage, who was murder on a a gloomy afternoon in 1975.
The victim’s husband found Jean murdered in a pool of blood. She had been raped and stabbed numerous […]

Spreading Sweetness

The Greater Palm Beach Women Club Spreading Sweetness

Thank you to the Greater Palm Beach Women Club (GFWC ) for stopping by to thank us for our work and dropping off sweets.
Gestures like this one make our day more special! The GFWC has been doing community service projects since 1927.
Their purpose is to give aid to worthy projects,  promote civic improvements,  and train the community about leadership.
Thank you!

Dr. Seuss

PBSO Reads to Children to Commemorate Dr. Seuss

In celebration of Dr. Seuss’s birthday, District 14 was invited to read to the VPK class at Highland Elementary.
Deputy Richard Toranzo read to the children the book “Green Eggs and Ham.”
A total of 15 children attended the reading session.
After reading, each student was provided an After School Safety coloring book, a mood color changing pencil, and a Junior Deputy Badge.
Deputy Toranzo swore-in each child.
This small gesture goes a long way with the Spanish speaking community.
District 14 wants to ensure […]

Toys R Us

Who Steals from Toys“R”Us?

We want to know!
Suspect wanted for Theft.

An unknown male entered the store, filled a shopping cart full of merchandise and left in a Ford Escort.
The suspect was identified as a white male, wearing a white pinstripe long sleeve polo, dark color tie, black pants, gold color buckle and black shoes.
This incident occurred on March 4, 2017 at 2:54 pm. Toys“R”Us is located in the 400 block of State Road 7, Wellington.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at […]

Canadian Dentist Exposing Himself

Canadian Dentist Arrested for Indecent Exposure on School Property

Detectives of the City of Lake Worth conducted an investigation on an individual who was exposing himself and performing other vulgar acts in front of high school aged females. Arrest warrants were obtained and the individual was apprehended in Miami by PBSO Detectives and the surrounding agency. The individual will be extradited back to Palm Beach County for prosecution.

The following incidents occurred:
On February 22, 2016, two female students reported to PBC School police that an unknown male driving an SUV […]

Car Vandalism

PBSO is Investigating a Hate Crime

Deputies responded to a vandalism call in the 7000 block of San Salvador Drive, Boca Raton, on Sunday, February 13, 2017 at 8:00 am.

Upon arrival the deputy learned that her son’s 2001 Ford black mustang had been parked on the east side of the residence for the past couple of months.
Sometime between February 11, 2017 at 7:00 pm and February 12, at 8:00 am, an unknown person spray painted a white Swastika symbol on the driver side door.
There is […]

Fighting Suspect

PBSO is Seeking Your Help to Identify Female Associated with a Fight

PBSO is seeking your help to identify a female associated with a fight that took place on Sunday.
The female can been seen in the middle of these two other women in this picture.
Deputies responded to a fight that occurred outside, in-between Downtown Pizza and CJ’s Island Grill, early Sunday morning.
Deputies learned that an altercation took place between two females.
The fight was broken up by other patrons before deputies arrived.
One female stayed on scene and the other fled.
This investigation is active […]

Click to read News Release post

Detectives Investigate an Attempted Abduction in Lake Charleston Development

Detectives are investigating an attempted abduction.
Deputies responded to a call of an attempted abduction in the 7300 block of Zurich Circle, (Lake Charleston Development).
The chain of events as we were told by the child are as follows:
• Shortly after the child returned home from school he decided to play outside
• The child was kicking a ball around when the ball went over a fence
• The child retrieved the ball from the fence area when he was approached by an […]