Palm City Library disturbance ends in car theft and arrest after suspect fled from deputies

From MCSO: “A Bradenton man who visited a local library to steal a patron’s car ended up torching it when he realized that deputies were on his trail. 49-year old Randall Hole is facing an array of charges including battery on an elderly person after purposely bumping into a senior citizen at the Cummings Library … Click here to read more

Director of senior living facility arrested for stealing cash from unsuspecting resident

From MCSO: “53-year old Serafina Frahm, Director at The Point at Ocean Boulevard on SE Ocean Boulevard, didn’t think an 82-year-old resident at her independent living facility would notice hundreds of dollars missing from her purse. She was right. The trusting senior resident didn’t notice, but the victim’s son did … Click here to read more

MCSO’s SWAT TEAM and Special Investigations Detectives net arrests, drugs, guns in Hobe Sound

From MCSO: “NOTICE: DRUG SALES AT 8658 ANTHIONE WAY HAVE CEASED, CUSTOMERS CAN CHECK BACK ANOTHER TIME. MCSO WOULD LOVE TO MEET YOU If you could tolerate the filth in the house at 8658 SE Anthione Way in Hobe Sound, … Click here to read more

MCSO: Miami men give conflicting stories, attempted crime in the making in Martin County

“MCSO Sergeant Rick Parks just wrapped up a busy night shift when he decided to make one more traffic stop before heading home.The sergeant stopped a U-haul truck being driven by a Miami man with no driver’s license, and two of his friends … Click here to read more

MCSO: Four Miami/Broward women stole hundreds of dollars of liquor from Palm City stores

“Employees at Walgreens and Publix on Martin Downs Boulevard were able to provide descriptions of the suspects, as well as a possible get-a-way vehicle … Click here to read more

Suspect arrested in Martin County shooting spree

From MCSO: “Following an intense investigation and several nights of surveillance by MCSO’s Criminal Investigations Division, Aviation Unit, and Midnight Shift Uniform Road Patrol Deputies into the case which spanned several weeks, 32-year-old Nathan Fiorella was taken down by a team of detectives and the MCSO SWAT Team … Click here to read more

Martin County Sheriff’s Office detectives seeking victims of stolen gift cards sent through US Mail

The Martin County Sheriff’s Office would like to speak to anyone who mailed a letter or a card containing a gift card out of the Jensen Beach or Hutchinson Island Post Office, but later learned that card never arrived to its destination … Click here to read more

MCSO K9 Unit and Narcotics Detectives stop bad guys traveling through Martin

“If you’ve noticed an increased presence of sheriff’s office personnel on Martin County’s highways recently, you’re seeing a targeted operation to identify criminals traveling through our backyard. A recent traffic stop yielded 1.6 kilograms of cocaine … Click here to read more

MCSO Code Red Alert: Increase in property crimes

From MCSO: “The Martin County Sheriff’s Office has seen a notable increase in property crimes happening throughout our county, particularly in vehicle thefts. Numerous auto burglaries have also been reported. In many of these cases, vehicle windows were smashed out, and property was stolen. The MCSO Crime Analyst has noticed an increase in the number of guns stolen out of vehicles … Click here to read more

Career criminal with 66 bookings arrested following multi-agency investigation

“He’s no stranger to the law, in fact 40-year old Joshua Christie has an extensive array of booking photos at the Martin County Jail dating back to the early 90’s. Now, this career criminal has one more on the books following his latest arres … Click here to read more

From MCSO: ‘They know better than to go into Martin County’

From MCSO: “What do criminals think about Martin County? Check out the transmission of a pilot from a neighboring law enforcement agency flying his helicopter above Martin in a 40-mile pursuit out of Broward … Click here to read more