Suspect Arrested for First Degree Homicide in Loxahatchee

Deputies responded to a shooting that occurred in the 20100 block of State Road 80, Loxahatchee. Upon further investigation, suspect, Kirkland Lehto, was arrested.

Help Find Stolen Baby Sheep

Help Find Stolen Baby Sheep

Call it symbolic, but there is a lost sheep out there. Scared and afraid, this little sheep was taken from his home and his Mom in Loxahatchee last week. The suspects disassembled the fence to force entry.
The world is a scary place and some may relate. But in times like these, we must come together as a community and help those who are lost and afraid.
This sheep is only a few weeks old and could die if not protected, […]


Operation Strike Heat nets 60 Arrests

Operation Strike Heat nets 60 arrests for Weapons, Drugs, and Driving Charges. The operation concentrated on crime offenses of narcotics (trafficking and sales), firearms, burglaries, robberies, and gang activity.
It took place in the north end of Palm Beach County last weekend, April 12th & 13th, 2019 from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm. The areas of concentration were Unincorporated West Palm Beach, Riviera Beach, Town of Mangonia Park and Town of Lake Park. Sixty arrests were effected for weapons-related charges, […]

Patriot Day at Frontier Elementary

Frontier Elementary Students honor Deputies

Yesterday, on 9/11, the Safety Patrol students at Frontier Elementary School, in Loxahatchee honored their local PBSO and PBCFR on Patriot Day. The students collected different items  and put together a gift basket along with homemade cards thanking the deputies for their service. Members from PBSO  District 15 as well as their School Resource Deputy visited with the students and were presented with their gifts.


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BUSTED Slaughterhouse in Loxahatchee

On August 2, 2018, The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office raided a Loxahatchee Groves Farm accused of operating an illegal slaughterhouse. Over the course of a six month period, this farm was investigated for illegal slaughtering and animal cruelty. The Illegal activity was discovered by the ARM (Animal Recovery Mission) who notified the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office successfully completed the investigation into this Farm’s Illegal activity. Three arrests were made associated with […]

Generator Death

Detectives Investigate a Generator-related Death in Loxahatchee

On Thursday September 14, 2017, at 8:00 pm, deputies and Palm Beach County Fire Rescue responded to the 6100 block of 185th Terrace N in Loxahatchee, in reference to an unresponsive female. When PBCFR arrived they immediately became aware of a generator the family had been using during the hurricane which was located near the garage area of the residence, the exhaust had been facing directly into the garage while operating. PBCFR discovered the Carbon Monoxide levels to be […]

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Investigating A Homicide in Loxahatchee

We are conducting a homicide investigation that occurred November 17, 2016 in Loxahatchee Florida. Melanie Eam is a person of interest night on the side and we need to ask her some questions. If you know the whereabouts of Melanie you are urged call us or Crime Stoppers.


Frontier Elementary Safety Patrols Honor Law Enforcement

In Honor of Patriot’s Day, Frontier Elementary School safety patrols honored our local heroes/1st responders for their service and dedication. Goody baskets were given to deputies. The students were able to meet and shake hands with deputies to thank them personally for all that they do for keeping them and the community safe.