Sheriff Scott Israel

One of my priorities as sheriff of Broward County has been to protect our county’s future, and that future rests in the lives - and in the hands - of today’s children. Neglect, abuse and the social...
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  • Crime Rate is at a 43-year Low

    Violent crimes declined in 2013 as did property crimes and the arrests of juveniles.
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    A man wearing sunglasses with the brim of his cap pulled low lifted up the edge of his baggy shirt to show the young clerk at the Race Trac gas station that he had a handgun in his waistband.
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  • BSO Boasts Drop In Crime

    The Broward Sheriff’s Office saw significant decreases in crime agency wide in 2013, while experiencing a slight rise in calls for service and population. There were a few more adults arrested, but juvenile arrests were down almost 22 percent. Additionall
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  • Top Cop Tribute Dinner

    The Broward Sheriff’s Office Advisory Council will pay tribute to the fallen officers and firefighters of Broward County at the Top Cop Tribute Dinner this Friday night in Weston.
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  • BSO Welcomes New Bloodhounds

    After 15 intense weeks of learning to track humans, four bloodhounds graduated Thursday afternoon from the Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office K-9 Academy and are ready to report for duty at law enforcement agencies in Broward and Palm Beach counties.
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  • Con Artist Targets Elderly

    A sweetheart con artist swindled an elderly man out of thousands of dollars during a romantic getaway. Broward Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested the seductive scammer who now faces multiple charges.
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  • B.A.T. Helps Nab Burglar

    The Broward Sheriff’s Office Burglary Apprehension Team is at it again, this time helping nab a suspect Wednesday morning as he scoured the streets of Pompano Beach looking for his next target.
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  • Teen Thieves Arrested

    Broward Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested four teenagers for burglarizing more than 100 unlocked vehicles in four different cities. The thieves, who stole three guns, are now facing felony charges.
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  • Awareness Month

    April Is Child Abuse Prevention and Sexual Assault Awareness Month.
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  • Unattended Wallet Gets Picked

    An unidentified man seized the opportunity to steal when he noticed an unattended wallet while getting his car washed in Deerfield Beach. Detectives are searching for the thief with the distinctive Mercedes.
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  • Thieves Target Unlocked Cars

    Broward Sheriff’s Office Weston detectives are searching for two burglars who in one night, got into 11 cars, got away with two handguns and got captured on surveillance video.
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  • Sheriff's Cup

    The Broward Sheriff’s Office is gearing up for the 3rd Annual Sheriff’s Cup Golf Tournament at Weston Hills Country Club on April 28th. The Tournament was introduced by the Broward Sheriff’s Office (BSO) in 2012.
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  • FSA Website

    The FSA website highly benefits law enforcement and corrections personnel as well as citizens in Broward County. It’s a “portal” to training events, legislative updates, discount purchasing programs and much more.
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