Stuart Police to host free shred event 9.8.18

From Stuart Police Department: “Protect your identity from the crooks trying steal it! Identity theft has victimize millions around the world and we want to protect you. On Saturday, September 8, 2018, Stuart Police Department, along with SelectShred, will be hosting a ‘Prevent Identity Theft Day’ … Click here to read more

Reminder from Stuart Police: Traffic enforcement in school zones

Reminder from Stuart Police: Schools are back in session, so this means children will be walking, bicycling, and waiting at bus stops. The Stuart Police Department will be conducting traffic enforcement in school zones. … Click here to read more

Stuart City Manager files police report, memo to HR Director re commissioner’s conduct

From the Stuart City Manager Ross’s memo: “Commissioner Campenni proceeded to tell me in a raised and threatening voice that if he gets wind that any ‘fucking commissioner’ attends any meeting with staff that ‘I’m fucking coming after you, I’m fucking coming after you’ … Click here to read more

Counterfeit currency alert for Martin County

Stuart Police are alerting the public about recent counterfeit $100 and $50 notes being passed to businesses. Please check these denominations of U.S. currency very carefully. Don’t just rely on a counterfeit detection pen, look at all of the security features available in the currency. The suspect(s) are “washing or bleaching” … Click here to read more

62-year-old man arrested for video voyeurism at Blake Library

Stuart Police investigated a complaint from a 13-year-old male, who reported that he was in a public restroom at the Blake Library in Stuart. While in the bathroom stall, the 13-year-old heard a male making sounds in the stall beside him … Click here to read more

Massive reptile wrangled by police in downtown Stuart

Stuart Police apprehended a suspicious iguana hiding from authorities from a local downtown restaurant. This massive reptile has been able to elude officers for a few days now … Click here to read more

Stuart Police Department arrests armed robbery suspect after lengthy manhunt

Florida Outdoors RV Center reported being robbed at gunpoint by a suspect brandishing a pistol, August 2, at approximately 4:49pm. The suspect held employees at gunpoint and stole handfuls of keys for RV’s at the dealership with intentions of stealing an RV. … Click here to read more

2 children left in hot car in Stuart; father arrested

From WPTV: “A father was arrested Thursday after police said he left his two small children in a car for several hours while in Stuart. According to officials, the temperature inside car, 89 degrees, matched the temperature outside. The kids were sweaty and had soiled their clothes, police say … Click here to read more

WPTV: Stuart gunman in custody after standoff

“It was a tense afternoon in a quiet Stuart neighborhood when police, with their weapons drawn, responded to a hostage situation near the 1600 block of Palm Beach Road. Police said Patrick Rogan was holding his girlfriend against her will. Records reveal Rogan has served more than a decade for manufacturing and selling meth … Click here to read more

All clear given after bomb threat, evacuation at Stuart Post Office

From WPTV: “The Stuart Post Office was evacuated for a time Monday morning after a bomb threat was called in shortly before 9 a.m. Stuart Police, Stuart Fire Rescue, and the Martin County Sheriffs Office secured the area … Click here to read more

WFLX: Rash of burglaries along Stuart street

“Stuart Police say thieves have broken into at least 14 cars and one home along the Palm City Road corridor since late August. In two of the car break-ins, someone used a knife to cut into cars with rag tops to steal items inside … Click here to read more