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Comics Story

Operation Cops with Comics

Ben Savedow came to donate hundreds of comic books to our Deputies so that they could give it out to children that they encounter on the road. He wanted a way to connect Law Enforcement Officers with the youth of Palm Beach County. Ben hand selected all the comics and removed all the comics that used weapons or guns. He plans on donating more next year.

Operation Cops With Comics (SuperBen)
Operation Cops with Comics.Ben Savedow came to donate hundreds of […]

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Car Seat

PBSO Deputy Educates Mother in Child Passenger Safety

In the afternoon of Monday, June 12th 2017, District 16 (City of Greenacres) Deputy Gregory conducted a traffic on a vehicle for an expired registration within the City of Greenacres. As Deputy Gregory was conversing with the driver, he noticed a 2 year-old child not properly restrained in a child safety seat. Deputy Gregory requested Deputy Gonzalez, a certified technician in Child Passenger Safety to respond in which he did. Upon Deputy Gonzalez’s arrival he too began to converse with […]

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PBSO Marine and Aviation Units Rescue Missing Divers

PBSO Aviation Unit works together with Marine Unit to find and rescue missing divers.
Shortly after 10:00 am this morning, seven divers separated from a commercial dive boat out of Jupiter.
Two divers were immediately located and transported to the local marina.
The other five divers were found a few miles away by PBSO Aviation pilot.
The pilot led the Marine Unit deputies to the five outstanding divers.
A short time later the dive boat arrived and all five divers successfully reentered the vessel.
 
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PBSO Takes Elementary Students to LEGOLAND!

On March 16, 2017, the City of Lake Worth – District 14 Community Policing Unit with the assistance of Legoland treated 40 students from North Grade and South Grade Elementary to a fun-filled day at Legoland  in Winter Haven, Florida.
The field trip was a culmination of the hard work and effort of each student that participated in the “Breaking the Cycle of Gang Recruitment” program.
The program originated with the concept of mentoring elementary-aged children who could potentially have a high […]

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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 […]

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PBSO Celebrates National K9 Veterna’s Day

Today, we celebrate K9 Veterans, on the official birthday of US Army K9 Corps.
If anybody deserves the credit for this day is Joseph White, a retired military dog trainer, who came out with the idea to honor this day back in 1942.
We spoke to Cpl. Darrell Johnson and Deputy Peter Tapia from PBSO K9 Unit about our furry friends’ life after retirement.
Chico, for example, is a PBSO K9 detection dog assisting us with illegal substances, such as narcotics and […]

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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!
 

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