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Convicted Felon Arrested During Search Warrant
Friday, April 17, 2015

On Friday, April 17, 2015 detectives with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics/Vice Unit, Central District Patrol and the Special Operations Unit executed ...

Sexual Predator On The Move
Friday, April 17, 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...

Daily Traffic Enforcement Update
Friday, April 17, 2015

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...

Law Enforcement Torch Run Tomorrow
Thursday, April 16, 2015

On April 17th, the Annual Law Enforcement Torch Run to benefit Special Olympics Florida will be taking place. 

The run starts at 8:00 a.m. at t...

Missing Adult - William Stanley Karrels
Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Deputies are asking for the public's assistance to locate a missing adult. 

William Stanley Karrels (DOB 12-28-90) is 5 feet 8 inches...

Student Arrested with Gun at Dunbar High School
Wednesday, April 15, 2015

A Dunbar High School student is under arrest after carrying a gun onto school property and then trying to flee.

Administrators at Dunbar High School ...

Death Investigation at Moss Marine
Tuesday, April 14, 2015

On April 14th, 2015, at approximately 12:44 P.M., Lee County Sheriff's Office Deputies responded to Moss Marine, located at 450 Harbor Ct. in reference to a work ...

Traffic Fatality in Bonita Springs - Update #1
Monday, April 13, 2015

Traffic Homicide Investigators are asking that anyone who witnessed this fatal accident to call Detective Ed Sommers at (239) 477-1636.

Specifically, ...

Operation Spring Break or Bust
Friday, April 10, 2015

On Thursday, April 9th, 2015 the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit, Field Support Unit and West District Community Policing Officers concluded a month ...

Lee County Sheriff''s Office Press Release/ Missing Juvenile - UPDATE
Sunday, April 5, 2015

***Update #1 ***

Marcus Chiddister has been located and is safe. 

***Original Release on 4/5/15***

The Lee County Sheriff's Office i...

Sexual Predator On The Move
Thursday, April 2, 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...

Sexual Predator On The Move
Thursday, April 2, 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...

Homeless Camp Cleanup
Wednesday, April 1, 2015

A community effort to clean up homeless camps in Lehigh Acres kicks off tomorrow morning. 

For several weeks, deputies from East District, Lee ...

Missing Adult
Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Deputies are asking for the public's assistance locating an adult missing since December.

Mark Jon Elton (DOB 12-30-58) is 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs...

Sexual Predator Notification
Tuesday, March 31, 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...

12th Annual Easter Bunny Toy Run on April 4th, 2015
Tuesday, March 31, 2015

The 12th Annual Easter Bunny Toy Run, sponsored by the Southwest Florida Harley Owner’s Group and Six Bends Harley-Davidson, will take place on April 4th, 2015....

Spoof Phone Call Rings too Close to Home
Monday, March 30, 2015

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office wants the public to be aware of several incidents that have occurred over the past several days involving caller ID spoofing and...

Sheriff’s Office CarFit Program Nationally Recognized
Monday, March 30, 2015

The Lee County Sheriff's Office was recently recognized by AARP and AAA for ranking #3 in the nation for the number of CarFit events held in 2014...

Five Arrested in High Dollar Burglary
Saturday, March 28, 2015

Lee County sheriff's detectives say the group stole firearms, body armor, a safe, even a Mercedes Benz.  And don't forget about the gold coins worth a quarte...

Homicide Victim Identified
Wednesday, March 25, 2015

On March 23, 2015 at approximately 11:50 a.m., deputies responded to 526 Flamingo Avenue S., Lehigh Acres regarding a possible death investigation.  Upon arr...

Sexual Predator on the Move
Wednesday, March 25, 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...

Deputy Stabbed in Leg During Altercation - Update #1
Wednesday, March 25, 2015

The subject accused of stabbing a Lee County deputy in the leg has been released from the hospital and has been booked into the Lee County Jail.

Tiff...

Fight Ends House Party in Lehigh Acres
Sunday, March 22, 2015

On March 21, 2015, at 11:34 P.M., deputies with the Lee County Sheriff's Office responded to 3703 7th St. W, Lehigh Acres, in reference to a disturbance...

Tragedy for Missing Person
Thursday, March 19, 2015

On March 19th, 2015, at approximately 4:54 P.M., deputies responded to the area of NE 24th Ave. and NE 28th St. in Cape Coral in reference to a death investigatio...

Tip A Cop to Benefit Special Olympics
Thursday, March 19, 2015

Media representatives are encouraged to join Southwest Florida law enforcement on Sunday, March 22 and Monday, March 23 at the annual “Tip A Cop” benefit at J...

Search Warrant in Bonita Springs Yields Illicit Drugs, Cash
Thursday, March 19, 2015

On Wednesday, March 18th, 2015, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Bonita Springs Narcotics Unit concluded a two month long narcotic investigation in Bonita S...

Arrest Made in Sexual Assault of Young Female
Thursday, March 19, 2015

On March 17th, 2015, deputies with the Lee County Sheriff's Office received information of a possible sex crime involving a juvenile. Due to the nature of the inc...

Gladiolus Drive/Health Park Shooting Investigation
Wednesday, March 18, 2015

On March 18th, 2015, at approximately 9:01 a.m., deputies responded to a Shooting call at Health Park Hospital.  Initial information was received that t...

Six Tips Burglars Don’t Want You to Know
Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Researchers who have interviewed hundred’s of incarcerated burglars, both male and female, found there were certain things these thieves looked for when selecti...

Sexual Predator on the Move
Wednesday, March 11, 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...

Missing Endangered Person - Ashley Busch - Update #1
Sunday, March 8, 2015

Ashley Busch has been located and is safe. 

***Original Press Release***

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in ...

Watchful Communities + Law Enforcement = Crime Prevention
Friday, March 6, 2015

The meaning of the phrase “partners in crime” changes dramatically just by simply adding one very important word: prevention. So, why is it important that com...

Sexual Predator on the Move
Wednesday, March 4, 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...

Silver Alert - Joseph Michael Smith - Update #1
Saturday, February 21, 2015

Joseph Smith has returned home and is safe.

***Original Press Release***

Lee County deputies are asking for the public's assistance in locating a ...

Death Investigation in Lehigh Acres - Update #1
Thursday, February 19, 2015

Detectives are investigating this incident as a homicide. The decedent has been identified as Alexavier Chaz Jennings, B/M , DOB 11-25-92.

Scholarship Scams Can Snag Student Savings
Tuesday, February 17, 2015

College acceptance letters have been going out to applicants all across Southwest Florida recently, and as the buzz on social media continues to grow with excitem...

Tis’ the Season to be Aware of Traveling Trouble
Thursday, February 5, 2015

It’s that time of year again for Southwest Floridians to be on their toes as door-to-door con-artists, gypsies and travelers head our way looking to take advant...

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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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...