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Barbara Greiner
Sawyer White
Enis Castro
File this under #youcantmakethisstuffup - Another stolen vehicle seen at a Circle K led to the arrests of two people, thanks to this dream team: Sgt Chad Anderson, Deputy Jody Gill, and K9 Josiah. Here's what happened:

On Wed, April 26th, PCSO responded to the Circle K on Airport Rd in Lakeland due to a suspicious looking man & woman trying to pry off the gas cap to a motorcycle. When...
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File this under youcantmakethisstuffup Another stolen vehicle seen at a Circle K
Jennifer Ritchie Anderson
Joni Elder
Parry Young
Take a look at this surveillance picture: Detectives are searching for this man who went to the Quick Shop located at 302 Main Street, Dundee, and removed a case of 24oz of Bud Light. He approached the counter and then left the store without paying. We believe he is driving a black, possibly, Chevrolet pickup truck.

Anyone with information regarding this suspect, contact Det. Stephens at...
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Take a look at this surveillance picture Detectives are searching for this
Jim Topliff
Lee Fields
Wowowowowowow!!!! Never did we ever think this little page would have that many fans! Maybe by the end of the day we will break the 150,000 mark. Sheriff Judd promised us all a day off if that happens! (Just kidding. Crime doesn't take a day off ????????) Thanks, everyone, for being fans. We do this for you. #PCSO #weloveourfans #youlikeusyoureallylikeus #LESM
Wowowowowowow Never did we ever think this little page would have that
Jean Warnock Graham
Ahen Seda
Cheryl Dickinson Eibert
Yes! Thanks HCPD for the shout-out! ‍♀#WhileYouWereSleeping #teamworkmakesthedreamwork #PCSO #HCPC #LEOfamily

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Yes Thanks HCPD for the shoutout WhileYouWereSleeping teamworkmakesthedreamwork
Victor Taylor
Brandi VanCour
Michael C Kemmerer
Congratulations to Deputy Sheriff Robert Bryant for being recognized with a 2016-2017 Distinguished Service Award by the Presidents Roundtable, in a ceremony yesterday.

In March 2016, Deputy Bryant was dispatched to a home where a 5-year-old boy was in medical distress, and not breathing. Deputy Bryant responded in emergency mode, and was the first unit on-scene. He ran inside with his...
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Congratulations to Deputy Sheriff Robert Bryant for being recognized with a 20162017
Fern Thompson
Joan Louise
Amanda Norris
Congratulations to Deputies Lee Smith and Bernardo Del Valle for being recognized as the 2016-2017 Officers Of The Year by the Presidents Roundtable, in a ceremony yesterday.

In November 2016, the two deputies responded to a home in Lakeland to assist a woman who was trying to get her adult son to leave her home. She told dispatchers her son had barricaded himself inside his bedroom, and he...
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Congratulations to Deputies Lee Smith and Bernardo Del Valle for being recognized
Frank Ferraioli
Marcia Staats Romasco
Jerald Strehl
If you were caught in traffic this morning between about 7:20 am and 8:30 am on north and south bound lanes of US 98 and the west bound lanes of the Polk Parkway, this is why.

A distraught man was sitting on the concrete guard rail of the west bound Polk Parkway bridge over US 98 threatening to jump off. There were some tense moments, but our deputies, primarily Deputy Sheriff Mark Smith of...
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If you were caught in traffic this morning between about 720 am
Sherri Smith
Alexandrea Dasher
Sheleya Campbell
Thanks to an ALERT CITIZEN and teamwork between PCSO, LPD, our helicopter, and our K9 Unit, we captured the suspects who broke into 17 cars in Lakeland this past Sunday evening/ Monday morning.

17 yr old Dakota Freeman, 19 yr old Nathaniel Stewart, and Stewart's 17 yr old girlfriend, were all arrested last night, after being spotted in a stolen truck at the Circle K on US 98 in Lakeland and...
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Thanks to an ALERT CITIZEN and teamwork between PCSO LPD our helicopter
Christina Collins
Ben Dixson
Lorraine Bialo
#OnThisDay April 26, 2013 - Master Deputy Sheriff Joseph “Shane” Robbins was fatally injured in the line of duty when his patrol car crashed off of Bomber Road in Winter Haven. There were no other vehicles involved. Master Deputy Robbins was declared deceased on-scene. Master Deputy Robbins spent many years at PCSO working as a detective in the Special Victims Unit. His mission was to protect...
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OnThisDay April 26 2013 Master Deputy Sheriff Joseph Shane Robbins was fatally
Marilyn Goodwin
Ed Zamborsky
June Schimmenti
We don't know why we have to keep saying it, or how many more times, or how many different ways. LOCK! YOUR! CAR! DOORS! We are now working ANOTHER burglary trend of - you guessed it - unlocked cars being broken into. This trend occurred during the early morning hours of Monday, April 24, 2017.

The neighborhoods affected are along the Clubhouse Road/540-A area of Lakeland. The suspects hit...
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Robin Alberts Miller
Karen Aarestad Teige
Meagen Leiby
Sheriff Grady Judd gives details about the arrest of 30 yr old Omar Palencia, who is here in the country illegally, and shipped three vases weighing 44 lbs. containing liquid meth here from Mexico, to be cooked down and sold on the streets (total amount of meth – 10 kilos). Click here to read the news release: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Theresa Johnson
John Bly
Ava Surrency Lumley
We are so proud of this young man. We will post photos of him receiving his Sheriff's Commendation next Monday, May 1st!
We are so proud of this young man We will post photos
Lynn Grimes Williams
Johnny Brown
Carol Lutz
This little girl and her family are very special to us. This is Abby Grace Warren. She is PCSO Sergeant Dennis Warren’s granddaughter, and our ambassador of water safety.

On Memorial Day weekend in 2013, the Warren family gathered together for a pool party in Auburndale. Rachel and Mike (who is a Duke Energy lineman) have three kids – 2 sons and a daughter (Abby). On that day, Abby was 2...
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This little girl and her family are very special to us This
Mary Bocz
Jennifer Anderson Spencer
Kay Wright
Early this morning #WhileYouWereSleeping, K9 Recon had a two-for-one special in Winter Haven.

Around 3:00 a.m. this morning (April 25th) Central District deputies found two suspects, a man and a woman, with active Taylor County warrants, who fled from them on foot through a cow pasture off of Sage Road. Deputy Zeigler arrived with his K9 partner Recon, who tracked from the car they...
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Early this morning WhileYouWereSleeping K9 Recon had a twoforone special in Winter Haven
Barb Leighton
Jennifer Middlebrook
Heather Isphording
Barbara Godby
Catherine Lecas
Sandra Smith Dornick
Please join us in congratulating these beautiful newlyweds Rebecca & Jayson as they embark on their new life together. The Keens were married on Saturday, April 22nd, and we think they're pretty special - you see, they have one unique thing in common. Both of their dads are PCSO deputies!

Rebecca's dad is Deputy Dave Butler, also known as K9 Dasha's handler. He's been with PCSO for 20...
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Please join us in congratulating these beautiful newlyweds Rebecca Jayson as they
Donna Salinas
Gwen Onken
Delores Connell Harmeyer
The PCSO Agricultural Crimes Unit rocks! This afternoon they responded to a cow stuck belly-deep in a muddy ditch, near 11th St & Ave A East in Wahneta. Using equipment from the FL Dept of Agriculture & a front-end loader from the cow's owner, they were able to get her out and back onto her feet - as you can see here. She's happily back grazing in her pasture, and if she could talk, we think...
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The PCSO Agricultural Crimes Unit rocks This afternoon they responded to a
Wayne Harnage
Jennifer Middlebrook
Ian Thompson
"We need your help to identify, and arrest, the person or persons responsible for setting fires in the Indian Lake Estates area of our county. We continue to work around the clock with the State Fire Marshal, the Florida Division of Forestry, Polk County Fire Rescue, and citypolice and fire departments, to investigate & identify who is setting these very dangerous fires. We know someone knows...
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We need your help to identify and arrest the person or persons
Diane Cavanaugh
Patricia Stroud
Amanda Norris
Check out our PCSO Honor Guard members in their brand-new and very sharp looking uniforms at the Capitol building in Tallahassee - they're there with law enforcement officers and honor guards from all over the state, for the statewide Law Enforcement Memorial. Looking good, guys and gals! #PCSO #HonorGuard #NeverForgotten #LawEnforcementMemorial
Check out our PCSO Honor Guard members in their brandnew and very
Patricia Stroud
Liz Law
Ryan Rollins