Crime Prevention

Stay Connected & Protected

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office app, ConnectProtect uses technology designed to provide two-way communications between the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office and the people of Palm Beach County.

Avoid Becoming A Burglary Victim

We’ve seen an increase in car burglaries in Lake Worth Beach. Many of these burglaries could be avoided. Here’s how: ·        Do not leave valuables in plain view such as GPS devices, laptops, PDAs, cell phones and purses ·        Do not leave windows open ·        Do not leave doors unlocked ·        Do not leave the keys inside the vehicle ·        Do not leave out items with personal information ·        Do not move valuable items to the trunk while in public view

Scam Alert

Attention! If you recently purchased gas from the Sunoco in the 1100 block of 45th Street in Mangonia Park, check your accounts and report unauthorized charges to your bank or credit card. A skimmer was located on pump 4. This skimmer is believed to have been connected for hours.

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 can...