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Homicide Investigation Update #1
Monday, February 8, 2016

After working diligently to solve this heinous crime, our Major Crimes Unit Detectives have arrested Christopher Darrell Harris (DOB 03-17-91).

Detective...

Homicide Investigation
Monday, February 8, 2016

On February 8, 2016 the Lee County Sheriff's Office responded to a call for service at the Gulf Express located at 4843 Palm Beach Blvd. Upon arrival deputies fou...

Armed Carjacker Nabbed
Monday, February 8, 2016

On January 21, 2016 at 4:45 p.m. Carol E. Gifford W/F 2/20/1939 and George E. Nicol W/M 5-03-1934 were victims of an armed carjacking with a firearm which occurre...

Daily Traffic Enforcement Update
Monday, February 8, 2016

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

Lee County Sheriff''s Office Press Release/ Traffic Fatality
Friday, February 5, 2016

At approximately 8:37AM the Lee County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call in reference to a vehicle located in a Canal at the end of North Avenue in Lehigh Ac...

Sexual Predator On The Move
Friday, February 5, 2016

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
Friday, February 5, 2016

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 sexu...

Woman Sentenced to Prison for Stabbing Deputy
Thursday, February 4, 2016

A Lehigh Acres woman was sentenced today to 13 years in prison for stabbing a Lee County deputy.

Tiffany Garcia (DOB 11-17-88) pled in court to ...

Unlocked Car + Thief = Crime of Opportunity
Wednesday, February 3, 2016

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help in putting a halt to a recent rash of car burglaries by reminding residents that vehicle burglary is most ...

CarFit - Helping Mature Drivers Find their Perfect Fit
Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Ever get that horrible feeling down deep in the pit of your stomach from almost hitting the car driving beside you, the one in your blind spot? Well, join us on <...

Undercover Operation Snares Sex Suspect
Tuesday, February 2, 2016

A Tampa area man thought he was driving to Lee County to have sex with an underage girl.  Instead, his trip ended with a pair of cold handcuffs and a ri...

Sexual Predator On The Move
Monday, February 1, 2016

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
Monday, February 1, 2016

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 Endangered Adult
Sunday, January 31, 2016

**********UPDATE**********

Tiffany has been located and she is alive and well.

Missing From: Fort Myers Beach, Lee County, Florida

Missin...

Missing Endangered Adult
Sunday, January 31, 2016

************UPDATE #2***********

Michael has been located alive and well and the case is resolved.

************UPDATE**************

Corre...

LCSO Employees Complete Specialized Training
Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Thirty-one members of the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Corrections Bureau have completed Crisis Intervention Team Training hosted by NAMI of Lee, Charlotte and H...

Sheriff’s Office 2015 CarFit Program Receives National Recognition
Wednesday, January 27, 2016

For the second consecutive year, the Lee County Sheriff's Office has been nationally recognized by AARP and AAA for their outstanding performance in CarFit, an ed...

Lee County Sheriff’s Public Information Office Rate Changes
Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Media Partners:

This correspondence is to inform you of some changes here in the Sheriff’s Office as it pertains to your F.S.S. 119 document requests. ...

Iona Lakes Death Investigation
Sunday, January 24, 2016

On Sunday, January 24, 2016 at approximately 4:15 a.m., Lee County Sheriff's Office Deputies were called to 15224 Iona Lakes Drive, Fort Myers.

Due to th...

Missing Endangered Adult
Sunday, January 24, 2016

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a 43 year old male.

Kevin Michael Kacillas (DOB 06/19/72) was last seen in th...

Hit and Run Crash Investigation
Sunday, January 24, 2016

On Sunday January 24, 2016, at 2:36 a.m. the Lee County Sheriff’s Office call center received a call of a hit and run crash involving a pedestrian on Whiskey Cr...

Barricaded Subject Incident
Saturday, January 23, 2016

On Saturday January 23, 2016 at approximately 1:11 a.m., Lee County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to 2806 35th Street SW, Lehigh Acres, in reference to a ...

Toddler's Uncle Charged with Negligence in Accidental Shooting
Tuesday, January 19, 2016

A Fort Myers man is under arrest after his two year old niece accidentally shot herself with the gun he carelessly left lying on a bed.  Trevon Arm...

LCSO Launches Partnership with Innovative Online Crime Prevention Tool
Thursday, January 7, 2016

In an effort to bring neighbors, neighborhoods and public safety agencies together in a “virtual” type of Neighborhood Watch, Lee County Sheriff Mike Scott ki...

ID Thieves Play Serious Game with Your Child’s Identity
Thursday, December 17, 2015

This is the most wonderful time of the year for Holiday Magic, Season’s Greetings, and Joy to the World. Unfortunately, in the midst of your celebration, you co...

Keeping Our Drivers and Roads Safe
Tuesday, December 8, 2015

The aging driver may experience challenges that inhibit their ability to drive safely. Florida recognizes that older adults want to remain active in their local c...

Computer Hacker and Webcam Tracker Spies on Local Man
Wednesday, November 25, 2015

With new hacks and data breaches emerging daily, cyber security is an ever-growing concern that should never be taken lightly. Just ask one local man who unknowin...

Lee County Sheriff’s Public Information Office Hours
Wednesday, November 18, 2015

*************************** Office Hours Changed! *******************************

The Lee County Sheriff’s Public Information Office hours will change e...

Phony Tax Man Calls Continue to Plague Lee County
Wednesday, November 18, 2015

The IRS phone scam is a con that has cost American taxpayers more than $20 million in financial losses and does not appear to be slowing down any time soon. Once ...

Sexual Predator On The Move
Friday, October 16, 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 sexu...

Astute Closing Agent Avoids Real Estate Transaction Disaster
Thursday, October 15, 2015

A local title insurance company is one of many businesses in the U.S. recently targeted in a fraudulent e-mail scam known as the “Business E-mail Compromise” ...

Silver Alert - Gatt - Update #1
Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Mr. Gatt has been located and is safe.  Thank you to the citizen who recognized the vehicle from the alert and notified law enforcement of his location. ...

Sexual Predator On The Move - Parry
Tuesday, September 29, 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...

Fatal Crash on State Road 82 Claims Young Life
Tuesday, September 29, 2015

On Monday, September 28, 2015, at 6:30 p.m., the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Communications Center received a call for a multiple vehicle crash with injuries on...

Statewide Burglary Crew "Checked" Out by Highway Interdiction Unit
Wednesday, September 23, 2015

An alert Highway Interdiction detective prevented three people with extensive criminal histories from finding more victims during a traffic stop on Tuesday.

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Bonita Bank Bandit Behind Bars
Tuesday, September 22, 2015

As a result of a Crime Stoppers tip, detectives were able to identify a suspect in the robbery of three banks in Bonita Springs. Lee County Sheriff’s Office Rob...

Sexual Predator On The Move - Rendon
Tuesday, September 22, 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 sexu...

Lee County Deputy Honored at the Second Annual Law and Order Ball
Sunday, September 20, 2015

The Second Annual Law and Order Ball was held last evening at the Harborside Convention Center in downtown Fort M...

Dog Scam Catches Victim Barking Up Wrong Tree
Thursday, September 17, 2015

A local dog lover searching online to buy a puppy for his wife was recently scammed out of $560.00 after he wire transferred cash to a thief who did a doggone goo...

Serious Injury Crash in Bonita Springs Injures One
Saturday, September 12, 2015

On September 12, 2015, at approximately 4:12 p.m., Lee County Sheriff's Office ...