As residents arrived and left the Bridgewater Place apartments in Oakland Park on Thursday, a team of Broward Sheriff’s detectives and deputies were there to meet them.
A local deputy is recovering after crashing his patrol car into a wall on Friday night.
Broward County has a new top cop as Scott Israel is officially sworn in and takes over the reigns of BSO from outgoing Sheriff Al Lamberti.
Deputies from the Broward Sheriff’s Office packed into the union hall this week to meet their new boss. Broward Sheriff Elect Scott Israel was there for a frank discussion on what the 6,000 member agency can expect under his leadership.
Voters in Broward will have the opportunity on the November ballot to have their say as to who they want to the county’s Sheriff.
Democratic voters in Broward County have spoken on several races, including Broward Sheriff, County Clerk, and State Attorney.
The Broward Sheriff’s Office has led the way in many areas, such as it’s user-friendly website. Now, the BSO has received a prestigious honor for its Department of Fire Rescue and Emergency Services.
A Pompano Beach couple is dead in what the Broward Sheriff’s Office is calling a murder-suicide.