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Pedestrian Struck on Palm Beach Boulevard - Update #1
Friday, November 28, 2014

Miguel Lux Ixcotoyac (DOB 06/08/86) has succumbed to his injuries.  Next of kin has been notified.

***Original Press Release***

On Thursday, ...

Pedestrian Struck on Palm Beach Boulevard
Friday, November 28, 2014

On Thursday, November 27, 2014, deputies responded to a crash involving a pedestrian on Palm Beach Blvd. near Shoreland Drive.

Due to the ...

Daily Traffic Enforcement Update
Friday, November 28, 2014

The Lee County Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit is providing the information listed below in continuing efforts to increase traffic safety awareness and educatio...

Operation "Seasons Skimming"
Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Lee County Deputies were out again today to protect your credit card information from would-be thieves. 

In an effort to crack down on fraudsters wh...

Sexual Predator on the Move
Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Pursuant to Florida Statute 775.21 the Public Safety Information Act of 1997, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office is making formal community notification of a sexua...

Cloned Credit Card Crook in Custody
Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Tis the season for gift cards, but a Miami man's shopping spree has come to an abrupt end. 

On Monday, November 24, 2014 at approximately 2...

Black Friday Safety Tips for Shoppers
Tuesday, November 25, 2014

1. Be aware of your surroundings. In the rush to be the first to find holiday bargains, frenzied shoppers can increasingly grow tense creating a ...

Dump Truck Crash on Corkscrew Road
Tuesday, November 25, 2014

On November 25th, 2014, at approximately 9:55 A.M., the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Unit responded to a crash on Corkscrew Road just east of the Bella T...

Bonita Springs Business Owner Arrested: Deputies Seize Heroin and Cocaine Worth Nearly $120,000
Tuesday, November 25, 2014

A Bonita Springs business owner is under arrest tonight following an investigation that led to the discovery of large amounts of heroin, cocaine and cash....

Fatal Crash in North Fort Myers - Update #1
Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Traffic Homicide Investigators are asking that anyone who witnessed this fatal accident call them at (239) 477-1636.

(Initial press release from N...

Missing Endangered Adult - Update #1
Monday, November 24, 2014

Louima has been found and is safe.

(Original press release sent on 11/24/14 at 3:24 p.m.)

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking the public’...

Missing Endangered Adult
Monday, November 24, 2014

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking the public’s assistance in locating a missing 39 year old Lehigh Acres resident.

Louima Louis Jean (DOB 05/09...

Cold Case Corner
Friday, November 21, 2014

The Lee County Sheriff's Office will now be featuring cold cases on our Facebook page, posted on the victim’s date of birth and date of death. This feature will...

Sheriff's Office Teams Up with Waste Pro to Combat Crime
Friday, November 21, 2014

The Lee County Sheriff's Office and Waste Pro are once again teaming up to put hundreds of extra sets of eyes and ears on Lee County streets. The eyes and ears be...

Underground Grow House Brought To Light
Friday, November 21, 2014

An underground grow house in Lehigh Acres has been dismantled by Lee County deputies.

On Thursday, November 20, 2014 Lee County Sheriff's Office deputies...

Student Arrested for Sending Threat to School Through Social Media
Thursday, November 20, 2014

Shawn Baxter (DOB 03-12-97) of 2743 Davis Boulevard, Fort Myers was arrested and charged with Intimidation/Write Send Threat to Kill or Injure.

Cape Coral Man Arrested for Sex Crime
Thursday, November 20, 2014

A Cape Coral man is in the Lee County Jail for sex crimes against a minor.

Carlos Leshawn Williams (DOB 07-28-94) of 1154 Hancock Creek Blvd. #303, Cape ...

Traffic Education & Enforcement
Thursday, November 20, 2014

Lee County has again ranked in the top 10 counties for a high rate of bicycle and pedestrian crashes. As a result, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office has received ...

Three Arrested After Attack on Roommate
Wednesday, November 19, 2014

A Lehigh Acres man is recovering from injuries after being attacked by his roommates.

On November 14 at approximately 1:30 a.m., the victim was ...

Second "Jailbird Tweets" Coming Friday
Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Get ready for the second installment of “Jailbird Tweets”!

The Lee County Sheriff's Office will be hosting another edition of  “Jailbird ...

Lee County Teacher Arrested
Tuesday, November 18, 2014

A Lee County elementary school teacher is in the Lee County Jail this evening charged with Cruelty Towards a Child/Transmitting information harmful to minors.

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Explorer Food Drive Helps 33 Families in Lee County
Tuesday, November 18, 2014

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) Explorer Post 18 has finished their annual Food Drive for 2014!

This year, the Explorers collected enough food t...

A Great Day for SYAL in Cape Coral!
Saturday, November 15, 2014

Wow, a record breaking day at Lake Kennedy today! The single most successful fundraising effort by the Cape Coral Bass Club since they first partnered with the Le...

Ho-Ho-Holiday Online Shopping
Thursday, November 13, 2014

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are just around the corner, and that means many of you will log on, log in and click your way through hundreds of cybermalls looking...

County Deputies Seize Large Amount of Heroin
Thursday, November 13, 2014

On November 12, 2014 members of the Lee County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit conducted an undercover takedown operation of an upper level heroin trafficker in S...

Sexual Predator On The Move
Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Pursuant to Florida Statute 775.21 the Public Safety Information Act of 1997, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office is making formal community notification of a sexua...

Suspects Sought in Grand Theft
Wednesday, November 12, 2014

On Monday, November 3, 2014 at approximately 5:00 p.m., Lee County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a grand theft at the Wal-Mart located at 545 Pine Island Road...

Death Investigation - Update #1
Thursday, November 6, 2014

The death investigation in Lehigh Acres is now a homicide investigation.

The victim has been identified as Antwone Green (DOB 07-20-78) of 148 Peoria Ste...

Two Grow Houses Dismantled in Lehigh Acres
Thursday, November 6, 2014

On November 5, 2014, Lee County Sheriff's Office Special Investigations Division Narcotics Unit Detectives acted on an anonymous tip regarding two residences in L...

We Can All Make A Difference
Thursday, November 6, 2014

November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. President Ronald Reagan first designated this recognition more than 30 years ago (1983) when the incidence of ...

Death Investigation
Thursday, November 6, 2014

Lee County deputies are on the scene of a death investigation in Lehigh Acres.  Deputies were called to 148 Peoria Street at approximately 12:15 a.m.  O...

Deputies Respond to Early Morning Rescue
Saturday, November 1, 2014

On November 1, 2014, at approximately 3:30 A.M., Lee County Sheriff’s Office Marine Units and Captiva Island Deputies responded to the area of Red Fish Pass for...

Deputies Partner with Local Agencies to Monitor Sex Offenders on Halloween
Friday, October 31, 2014

On October 31, 2014, several local law enforcement agencies worked a joint operation to ensure Sex Offenders and Sexual Predators were in compliance with the term...

Sexual Predator On The Move
Thursday, October 30, 2014

Pursuant to Florida Statute 775.21 the Public Safety Information Act of 1997, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office is making formal community notification of a sexua...

Sexual Predator Notification
Thursday, October 30, 2014

Pursuant to Florida Statute 775.21 the Public Safety Information Act of 1997, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office is making formal community notification of a sexua...

Deputies to Partner With Local Agencies to Monitor Sex Offenders on Halloween
Thursday, October 30, 2014

On October 31, 2014, several local law enforcement agencies will be working together to ensure Sex Offenders and Sexual Predators comply with the terms of their p...

Armed Robbery at North Fort Myers 7-11
Thursday, October 30, 2014

On October 30th, 2014, at approximately 12:33 A.M., Lee County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to a robbery at 7-11, located at 916 Pondella Road in N...

Identity Sought for Suspect in Prather Drive Burglary
Wednesday, October 29, 2014

On Wednesday, October 29, 2014, at approximately 4:45 a.m., Lee County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to 334 Prather Drive, Fort Myers, Florida, in reference...

Tricky Job Posting Leaves Local Resident in the Red
Thursday, October 23, 2014

Warning residents about shady job postings is nothing new for the Lee County Sheriff’s Office; however, the latest trick being used by scammers to lure victims ...

Deputies Dismantle Neighborhood Nuisance in North Fort Myers
Thursday, October 23, 2014

On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014, as a result of eight months of work by North District’s Community Policing deputies, a nuisance residence was torn down, makin...