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Daily Traffic Enforcement Update
Thursday, August 17, 2017

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

Hogs & Air Dogs
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Mark your calendars now for a family friendly and fun-filled weekend of activity, competition and demonstrations November 17th through 19th at Six Bends Harley-Da...

Silver Alert – Update #1
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Silver Alert – Update #1

Carmen Esler has been located and is safe.

GL/368864

Initial press release (August 15, 2017)

The Lee County She...

Silver Alert
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is seeking public assistance in regard to a missing adult, Carmen Esler, a white female DOB July 26, 1948.

Ms. Esler, 69, ...

Shots fired during Lehigh Acres road rage incident
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call for service at approximately 5:17 pm on Monday regarding shots fired at the intersection of State Road 82 an...

Lee County Sheriff's Office Press Release: Pine Manor Robbery
Sunday, August 13, 2017

Pine Manor Robbery

Sunday, August 13, 2017

On Sunday, August 13, 2017 at approximately 10:36am, the Lee County Sheriff's Office received a call f...

Sexual Predator On The Move
Friday, August 11, 2017

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
Friday, August 11, 2017

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
Friday, August 11, 2017

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...

Lee County Sheriff's Office Press Release: Credit Card Suspects Arrested on I-75
Friday, August 11, 2017

Credit Card Suspects Arrested on I-75

Friday, August 11, 2017

On Thursday, August 10, 2017, detectives with the Lee County Sheriff's Office High...

Sexual Predator Notification
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

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...

Suspects Arrested in Connection with String of Car Burglaries
Monday, August 7, 2017

Three suspects involved in a string of car burglaries in Fort Myers have been taken into custody after a persistent and laborious investigation by the LCSO Centra...

Alert Marine Unit Drums up Business – Update #1
Monday, August 7, 2017

The Attorney General’s Office of Statewide Prosecution assumed this case and secured a conviction on both counts. The verdict was determined after a two-day ju...

Public's Assistance Sought in Identifying Skeletal Remains
Saturday, August 5, 2017

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit has located the skeletal remains of an unknown subject and is seeking the assistance of the public for identif...

Missing Endangered Juvenile
Friday, August 4, 2017

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a 14-year-old female.

Katherine Luna (DOB 05/29/03) of Lehigh Acres w...

Arrest Made in Undercover Operation
Thursday, August 3, 2017

A Fort Myers man with ties to a notorious street gang is under arrest this evening after undercover deputies catch him with heroin, crack cocaine and even vi...

Sexual Predator On The Move
Wednesday, August 2, 2017

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...

The Death of Two-Year-Old Chevy Catalano
Thursday, July 27, 2017

On Monday, June 19, 2017, Lee County Deputies responded to a call for service from a residence on the 2500 block of Zoysia Lane in North Fort Myers.

The ...

I-75 Highway Interdiction Unit Traffic Stop
Thursday, July 27, 2017

Detectives with the Highway Interdiction Unit conducted a traffic stop on a gray 2011 Infinity on northbound I-75 near MM 139 for a traffic infraction and quickly...

Matlacha vandalism arrest
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

On Sunday, July 16, 2017, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office responded to multiple calls for service regarding criminal mischief incidents that had occurred in Mat...

Jarvis Road Residential Burglary
Tuesday, July 25, 2017

On July 12, 2017, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call for service regarding a residential burglary that occurred at the Sievers’ home located ...

Scammers Use Bag of Tricks to Scheme You
Friday, July 21, 2017

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office Fraud Line continues to receive hundreds of complaints from concerned residents about a variety of scams currently circulating t...

Home Invasion in Lehigh Acres
Tuesday, July 18, 2017

On Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at approximately 1:30 a.m., Lee County Sheriff Office Deputies responded to 1020 Alvin Avenue, Lehigh Acres reference a home invasion. <...

Two Arrests Made in Kidnapping Incident
Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Two Arrests Made in Kidnapping Incident

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

On July 17, 2017, Major Crimes Unit detectives responded to the East District sub...

CarFit on Schedule for Upcoming Season
Friday, July 14, 2017

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is excited to release the new dates for this season’s CarFit events scheduled for October 2017 through March 2018. This free i...

Pine Run Lane homicide
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Lee County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call, at approximately 8:24 pm on Tuesday evening, indicating that shots had been fired on the 19000 block of Pine ...
ATM's & Easy Money
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Did you know this year marks the 50th anniversary of the automated teller machine? Also known as, an ATM or cash machine this handy way of banking began in 1967 i...

Summertime Safety Tips - Know Before You Go
Thursday, June 8, 2017

Are you planning a road trip this summer? If so, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Crime Prevention Unit encourages you to follow these simple, common-sense safet...

Senior Safety Seminars Schedule
Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Don’t miss your opportunity to “get to know your LCSO” as we continue our series of educational seminars featuring a variety of public safety topics present...

Sheriff’s Office Invests in Women’s Safety
Thursday, May 4, 2017

May is the month when we celebrate our mother’s and the special women in our lives. What better way to honor these women than by safeguarding lives and property...

IS THE IRS REALLY USING PRIVATE DEBT COLLECTORS?
Friday, April 14, 2017

Yes, it is true! The Internal Revenue Service is now working with private debt collection agencies to recover unpaid tax debts. The new program, authorized under ...

LCSO Partners with MedicAlert to Provide Free Wandering Medical ID Bracelets
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office, in partnership with the MedicAlert Foundation, has announced a free program aimed to protect community members with dementia an...

Strangers and the Dangers They Pose
Thursday, March 9, 2017

With spring break, long days and warm weather quickly approaching, kids will be spending more time playing outdoors during their downtime away from school. Parent...

Tis’ the Season to be Aware of Traveling Trouble
Thursday, February 16, 2017

Sheriff’s Senior Safety Seminars Return in 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Mark your calendar for this year’s series of educational seminars and come join us for one or for all, beginning February through September.

Each sessi...

Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week Is January 30th – February 3rd 2017
Thursday, January 26, 2017

How much do you know about Tax Related Identity Theft? If an identity thief is using your social security number, do you know the warning signs? Would you know wh...

Hard Drive Hackers Create Computer Havoc
Thursday, January 19, 2017

The Lee County Sheriff Office fraud line has recently seen an increase in complaints related to technical support scams in which a scammer claims the computer use...

Rental Scam Can Ruin Your Plans
Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Are you planning a vacation or looking for a new place to live by searching available properties online using websites such as Craigslist or Trulia? If so, the Le...

Sheriff’s Office and Family Initiative, Inc. Band Together
Wednesday, December 21, 2016

As the population of children and adults diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) continues to grow throughout Southwest Florida, the Lee County Sheriff’s ...