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Deputies Searching for Armed Robber
Thursday, January 29, 2015

Lee County deputies are searching for the man that robbed the Metro PCS located at 4316 Lee Boulevard in Lehigh Acres.

Deputies were called to the busines...

Student Arrested for Making Bomb Threat
Thursday, January 29, 2015

A North Fort Myers High School student is under arrest tonight, charged with making a bomb threat to his own school.

The school received a call at 11:00 a.m...

Sexual Predator Notification
Wednesday, January 28, 2015

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...

Missing Adult
Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Lee County deputies are asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing Bonita Springs man.

Mack Rose, Junior last spoke to his father on th...

Shooting Investigation Leads to Drug Arrest - Update #1
Monday, January 26, 2015

The resident that received the gun shot wound has been identified as Refugio Ramirez (DOB 03/03/54). The investigation is ongoing.

(Initial Release sent o...

Tobacco Shop Extinguished
Friday, January 23, 2015

Detectives with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Intelligence Unit conducted a four month investigation into the Puff & Stuff Tobacco Shop after receiving a ...

Missing Endangered Adult
Friday, January 23, 2015

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a 51 year old female.

Tamara K. Taylor, (DOB 07/17/63) W/F, 5’7”, 130 lbs...

Duo Arrested for Aggravated Child Abuse of a Three Year Old
Friday, January 23, 2015

On January 11, 2015, the Department of Children and Families received a complaint regarding a (3) three year old child with unexplained injuries. The child was ta...

Lee County Sheriff's Office Announces New Online Reporting System
Wednesday, January 21, 2015

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is proud to announce a new feature to the www.sheriffleefl.org website.

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Traffic Fatality in Fort Myers
Sunday, January 18, 2015

On Saturday January 17, 2015, at approximately 9:17 p.m. the Lee County Sheriff’s Office call center received a call of a vehicle versus pedestrian on Davis Roa...

Identity Sought
Thursday, January 15, 2015

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying the male subject in these photos.

Detectives would like to speak to him ...

Missing Endangered Adult
Thursday, January 15, 2015

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a 60 year old female.

Janice Mae Smith, B/F, 5’11”, 90-100 pounds, black ...

Missing Endangered Adult - Update
Thursday, January 15, 2015

Sadrac Valentin has returned home and is safe.

(Original Press Release sent on 1/15/15 at 1:52 p.m.)

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is aski...

Sexual Predator On The Move
Thursday, January 15, 2015

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...

Serious Injury Crash in Fort Myers
Thursday, January 15, 2015

On Thursday, January 15th, 2015, the Fort Myers Police Department requested Lee County Sheriff's Office Traffic Units to respond to a crash with se...

Armed Robbery at the Laurel Lane Circle K - Update #1
Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Detectives have placed Uvaldo Junior Hernandez (DOB 11/30/80) under arrest.  He has been charged with Robbery with a Firearm relating to the armed robbery of...

Civil Service Hearing
Wednesday, January 14, 2015

DANIEL GAILLARDETZ, Appellant,

v.

MIKE SCOTT, SHERIFF OF LEE COUNTY, FLORIDA, Appellee 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

TO:&...

Armed Robbery at the Laurel Lane Circle K
Tuesday, January 13, 2015

On Monday, January 12th, 2015, at approximately 10:53 P.M., Lee County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to an armed robbery at Circle K, 2170 Laurel La...

Lee County Sheriff''s Office Press Release/ Death Investigation/ Update #2
Saturday, January 10, 2015

Lee County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Detectives have made an arrest in the early morning homicide at 13347 2nd Street in Fort Myers.

Detectives hav...

Lee County Sheriff''s Office Press Release/ Traffic Fatality
Saturday, January 10, 2015

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate a traffic fatality on Palm Beach Blvd near Dusty Trail.

Preliminary investigation revealed tha...

Lee County Sheriff''s Office Press Release/ Death Investigation/ Update #1
Saturday, January 10, 2015

Update #1

Lee County Sheriff's Office Major Crimes Detectives have determined this is an isolated incident and there is no danger to the community. Inves...

Lee County Sheriff''s Office Press Release/ Death Investigation
Saturday, January 10, 2015

In the early morning hours of January 10,2015, deputies responded to the area of 13347 2nd Street, Fort Myers, in reference to a death investigatio...

Missing Adult - Update
Thursday, January 8, 2015

Gregory Cooke was located and is safe and sound.

(Initial press release sent out on 1/8/14 at 4:16 pm)

Lee County deputies are asking for the publ...

Highway Interdiction Unit Seizes $18,000 Worth of Counterfeit Movies
Thursday, January 8, 2015

On Wednesday, January 7, 2015, at approximately 3:00 p.m. a detective assigned to the Lee County Sheriff's Office Highway Interdiction Unit was patrolling I-75 in...

Make Crime Prevention a New Year Resolution in 2015
Thursday, January 8, 2015

Most of us make New Year’s resolutions to improve our health and quality of life such as losing weight, eating a healthier diet, or breaking a bad habit. But ha...

Fatal Crash
Tuesday, January 6, 2015

A three vehicle crash has left a Fort Myers Beach man dead.

Deputies responded to the accident at Big San Carlos Pass at approximately 1:05 p.m. yesterday...

Sexual Predator on the Move
Tuesday, January 6, 2015

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...

Shooting Investigation
Monday, January 5, 2015

One man is dead following an early morning altercation at a Fort Myers restaurant.

Shortly after 2:30 a.m., deputies were called to the Waffle House locat...

Bonita Springs Man Charged with Sex Crimes
Friday, January 2, 2015

A Bonita Springs man is in jail tonight facing serious sex charges, including Capital Sexual Battery.  Joshua McCartney, DOB 11-22-83, of 26652 Stardust Driv...

Man Dead After Stealing Van, Crashing into House
Friday, January 2, 2015

A Lehigh Acres man who stole a van is dead after crashing that van into a house.

It all began at approximately 8:30 p.m. last night when the Lee County Sh...

Sexual Predator Notification
Tuesday, December 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 On The Move
Tuesday, December 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...

Severe Traffic Crashes Overnight Occur Minutes Apart
Saturday, December 27, 2014

On Saturday, December 27, 2014, at 2:17 A.M., deputies responded to 16101 Alico Road in reference to a single vehicle crash. Due to the severity of the crash, Tra...

Grow House "Sniffed" Out in Lehigh Acres
Friday, December 19, 2014

On December 18th, 2014, the Lee County Sheriff's Office Communications Center received a 911 call stating that there was a suspicious smell coming from the reside...

IRS Scam Calls Continue to Plague Lee County
Thursday, December 11, 2014

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office fraud line continues to receive dozens of calls from concerned residents this week reporting suspicious phone calls from someone...

Sexual Predator on the Move
Wednesday, December 10, 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...

Fighting Holiday Hunger Event Raises Food and Funds for Families in Need
Sunday, December 7, 2014

The Lee County Sheriff's Office fulfilled their mission on Sunday to Fight Holiday Hunger!

During the 5-hour event, held on December 7th, over 100 volunt...

Sexual Predator on the Move
Wednesday, December 3, 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...

Lehigh Acres Man Arrested for Sex Offenses Against Juvenile
Saturday, November 29, 2014

On Friday, November 28th, 2014, deputies with the Lee County Sheriff's Office received information of a possible sex crime involving a juvenile. 

Du...

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, ...