PBPost: Face-biting slaying suspect in Martin County custody

“More than a month after deputies say Austin Harrouff fatally stabbed a Martin County couple, the Jupiter teen is in jail. Harrouff was brought 35 miles north from St. Mary’s Medical Center to the Martin County Sheriff’s Office, where he was processed at about 1:30 p.m. Monday … Click here to read more

Always verify credentials: Stuart man arrested for falsely identifying himself as licensed contractor

From The Martin County Sheriff’s Office: “When a Palm City homeowner found a business card placed at his front door, he took 25-year old Robert Andrew Schott’s word that he was a licensed contractor … Click here to read more

MCSO looking for suspects: Large rocks hurled at passing motorists in Palm City

“The Martin County Sheriff’s Office reports that the incidents are happening near Carmel, just north of Martin Highway. A motorist was injured when the large rock broke through his window and struck him in the face. Three other incidents were also reported … Click here to read more

Shred-a-thon this Saturday at Martin County Sheriff’s Office parking lot

From the Martin County Sheriff’s Office: The event will be Saturday, July 30, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, at the Martin County Sheriff’s Office (800 SE Monterey Road). Residents can bring up to three (3) banker boxes of unwanted personal documents that we will shred … Click here to read more

MCSO: Grief over mass killings of police officers and deputy sheriff in Baton Rouge

From the Martin County Sheriff’s Office: “We have no words to adequately convey our shared feelings of grief, anger, and sense of betrayal over the mass killings of police officers and a deputy sheriff in Baton Rouge … Click here to read more

‘Coffee with a Cop’: Building community relationships one cup at a time

” McDonald’s and the Martin County Sheriff’s Office are inviting community members to Coffee with a Cop, a national initiative supported by U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services.The informal events, hosted by local McDonald’s in July and August, aim to help build relationships between officers and the communities they serve. (See locations, dates and time … Click here to read more

Water demonstration planned for Saturday: Hands Across Sands

“The Martin County Sheriff’s Office has been asked to share this information: The Hands Across Sands event will take place this Saturday. The Martin County Sheriff’s Office will be there to help facilitate traffic and provide public safety … Click here to read more

Maggy Hurchalla: Don’t dismiss dangers of green slime in our waterways

From Maggy Hurchalla, a 20-year Martin County Commissioner, an active member of numerous Governor Commissions on the Everglades, water and planning, a lifelong advocate for wetlands preservation, a winner of national, state and local environmental and conservation awards regarding wetlands, land planning, water studies. She is a resident of Rocky Point … Click here to read more

CBS12: ISIS ‘kill list’ targets Palm Beach, Treasure Coast residents

A pro-Isis group has released a hit list with the names of more than 8,000 people, mostly Americans, and one security expert believes that many of those targeted live in Palm Beach County and on the Treasure Coast. According to the Martin County Sheriffs office,the FBI is aware of this and the agency will work closely with the Joint-Terrorism Task Force to keep citizens safe … Click here to read more

PBPost video: ‘It’s heinous beyond description.’ Sheriff describes Tricia Todd’s murder

“Tricia Todd of Hobe Sound was likely dismembered with a chainsaw, Martin County Sheriff William Snyder said Friday as the State Attorney’s Office worked to throw out its plea deal with her ex-husband, who confessed to killing the single mother, Air Force veteran and hospice nurse but did not lead authorities to her body … Click here to read more

Ex-husband charged with second-degree murder of Tricia Todd

From The Palm Beach Post: “Steven Williams is charged with second-degree murder and child neglect in the death of Tricia Todd, his ex-wife and the mother of their daughter, Martin County Sheriff William Snyder said Wednesday. The Air Force airman confessed to ‘causing the death’ of his ex-wife to detectives Tuesday and was arrested at about 8:30 p.m. in North Carolina. … Click here to read more