Recent News


Jan 20
Major Crimes Unit on scene
Jan 19
Melbourne man in LCSO custody
Jan 18
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect who committed back to back thefts over the last two mornings.
Jan 18
Lengthy investigation pays dividends
Jan 17
Within the last 48 hours, several additional break-ins have occurred within the same corridor of Lehigh Acres as the previous incidents.
Jan 17
Detectives are releasing new images this evening of an additional suspect, who has consistently worn a camouflage jacket, in several of the Lehigh vehicle burglaries.
Jan 17
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying two black males who robbed a couple at gunpoint while they were trying to make a cash deposit at a Palm Beach Boulevard ATM.
Jan 16
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying one or more suspects involved in a string of Lehigh Acres car burglaries over the last few weeks.
Jan 16
Major Crimes Unit arrests two for January 14 incident.
Jan 15
Missing 81-year-old Fort Myers man
Jan 15
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying one or more suspects involved in a string of Lehigh Acres car burglaries over the last few weeks.
Jan 10
Search warrant executed; two arrested
Jan 09
No injuries; no threat to the community
Jan 05
A local doctor suspected of sexual assault was arrested today.
Jan 05
Deputies hoping someone has information on the whereabouts of Keri Ann Cefarelli.
Jan 04
Victims treated for non-life-threatening injuries
Jan 04
Deputies, K9 quickly locate, arrest two suspects
Jan 04
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying an unknown male who attempted to rob a South Lee County Dollar General store on New Year’s Day.
Jan 03
Auto Theft Unit traces stolen cargo to Atlanta case.
Dec 28
Jessie Hayes, Jr. facing Sexual Battery with Deadly Weapon, Kidnapping charges
Dec 28
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying an unknown suspect who robbed a Lee County Circle K convenience store at knifepoint early this morning.
Dec 27
Paul Shannon Jacob in LCSO custody for sexual attack on minor.
Dec 13
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying several individuals believed to be responsible for a series of thefts that span from North Fort Myers to Murdock and Punta Gorda.
Dec 06
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying one or more suspects who have broken into multiple vehicles in Lehigh Acres over the last several weeks.
Dec 06
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying an unknown man who broke into a Lehigh Acres home last Friday morning.
Dec 01
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying and tracking down two suspects who broke into four Lehigh businesses earlier this week.
Nov 14
Safety campaign geared to increase awareness of pedestrian, bicycle and motor vehicle safety.
Oct 18
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying two individuals who used a 5 or 6 year old boy to help steal a $57,000 ring from an Estero jewelry store last week.
Sep 26
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying and tracking down an unknown suspect who stole the symbol of our nation’s freedom from a Lee County neighborhood early this morning.
Sep 22
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying a man who tried to pawn more than $1,000 in stolen goods, and is accused of stealing a car from a Lee County home.
Sep 21
Nearly a month after a Lehigh Acres Family Dollar store was robbed at gunpoint, detectives are still searching for the suspects responsible for the violent crime.
Sep 20
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying a woman who pretended to be a Wal Mart employee, and commandeered a cash register after a transaction failed to process.
Sep 15

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance regarding an active homicide investigation.

Sep 14

Lee County Sheriff’s Office deputies are asking for the public's assistance in locating a 66-year old Fort Myers man.

Sep 14
Lee County Sheriff’s Office deputies are on scene of a death investigation in Lehigh Acres. 
Sep 13
Detectives from the Major Crimes Unit are working a shooting incident Wednesday in Lehigh Acres.
Sep 05
A second arrest has been made regarding the homicide of Johntavious Johnson.
Aug 30
An anonymous donor has increased the reward for information on a Lehigh Acres hit and run.
Aug 15

Detectives are still searching for the identities of three unidentified males who broke into a Lee County home.

Jul 08
Alert neighbor tips off law enforcement to extensive grow house
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying two unidentified men who robbed a Lehigh Acres Dollar General at gunpoint