FBI blood-test result won’t change face-biting charges, sheriff says

From The PBPost: “The month-long wait for FBI blood-test results for Austin Harrouff, the Jupiter teen accused of fatally stabbing two Martin County residents, is not expected to affect the charges that the Martin County Sheriff’s Office will bring in the case … Click here to read more

Search continues: Last known photo of missing Hobe Sound mom

From Martin County Sheriff’s Office: MCSO has obtained the last known photo of Tricia Todd captured at the Hobe Sound Publix Tuesday evening, 4/26. As you can see, she is smiling and appears to be in good spirits … Click here to read more

Citizens receiving large number of fraudulent calls, scammer threatens arrest if you don’t pay

The Martin County Sheriff’s Office would like to alert residents to a large number of fraudulent calls that are taking place in the Jensen Beach area. The calls are the classic missed jury duty, IRS, and utility shut off scams … Click here to read more

Martin County would rearrange emergency service to mitigate All Aboard Florida dangers

From Mass Transit Magazine: “The Martin County Sheriff’s Office likely would rearrange its zones of service to provide lifesaving services on both sides of the railroad tracks should All Aboard Florida begin Brightline passenger rail service through the Treasure Coast. Sheriff William Snyder has long decried the dangers … Click here to read more

Martin Sheriff’s alert for Tuesday and Wednesday: Mock emergency response to real life disaster

Sheriff William D. Snyder, in conjunction with officials from Martin County Fire Rescue, Stuart Police, the Florida Department of Health, and Martin Health Systems, would like to inform you of the following MOCK event, Exercise Bio-Shield 2015, which will take place on Tuesday, November 3, and Wednesday, November 4 … Click here to read more

Martin County Sheriff: Crime Suppression Team arrests 75

From CBS: “On the streets of Martin County, an innovative new law enforcement team is putting a stop to violence crime before it can even start. Sheriff William Snyder has announced the creation of the Martin County Sheriff’s Office Crime Suppression Team, a six member unit—comprised of deputies and officers from Stuart Police— … Click here to read more

Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony at JI Town Hall, May 15

On Friday, May 15, 10 AM, Law Enforcement Officers from all of the fine agencies that serve the citizens of Martin County, will gather at Jupiter Island Town Hall for the annual Law Enforcement Memorial, hosted by Jupiter Island Public Safety Department. Martin County Sheriff William Snyder is … Click here to read more

MCSO sting: Clerks at 5 stores accused of selling alcohol to minors

From WPBF: “Martin County authorities said an undercover sting operation caught several convenience stores selling alcohol to minors. Clerks at STP Discount Beverage, Texaco on Mapp Road, A-1 Discount Beverage, Rightway and Ocean Food Mart … Click here to read more

MC Sheriff: ‘Acts of terrorism in Paris are attacks on freedom of speech and democratic way of life’

From Martin County Sheriff William Snyder: “This was not just an attack on a newspaper, it was an attack on freedom of speech and the democratic way of life. By targeting the press in this reprehensible manner, the terrorists hope to extinguish the flame of liberty and cower us. We must stand shoulder to shoulder to oppose such madness. … Click here to read more

Sheriff’s Town Hall meeting on the growing problem of meth in Martin County

The Martin County Sheriff’s Office will explain what meth is, why it is so dangerous, and why we are seeing a growing number of meth labs being set up in residential neighborhoods. … Click here to read more

Martin’s oldest rape cold case closed after 25 years

The Martin County Sheriff’s Office reports that after 25 years, and confessing to raping at least 40 women, 60-year old Richard Gwinn will spend the remainder of his life behind bars. … Click here to read more