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Broward Sheriff Scott Israel (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Sheriff Scott Israel On A Mission To Unite Broward Residents

Broward’s Sheriff Scott Israel is hoping to build bridges with the county’s diverse 1.8 million residents.

02/25/2014

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Operation Bad Santa Sweeps Through Broward County

Some of Broward County residents on the real naughty list received quite the holiday surprise during BSO’s Operation Bad Santa.

12/12/2013

Broward Sheriff’s deputy Daniel Rivera was rushed into surgery after he wrapped his cruiser around a tree in a rush hour accident in Pompano Beach, but died nearly two weeks later. (Source: CBS4)

Fund Set Up To Aid Deputy Critically Injured In Crash

Deputy Daniel Rivera, on September 11th, veered off I-95 on his way to work, wrapped his police cruiser around a tree, and ended up in the hospital with life –threatening injuries. While he remains in the hospital, his colleagues have set up a fund, the Deputy Daniel Rivera Fund, to help family with the unexpected expenses.

09/13/2013

Broward Sheriff Scott Israel. (Source: CBS4)

BSO Viper Unit Targeting The Worst Of The Worst

In the dark of a parking lot, a Broward Sheriff’s Office undercover officer stood waiting to make a drug deal. But this was not only a drug deal, BSO says, this was an opportunity to take a violent criminal off the streets.

08/27/2013

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Exclusive: Lawsuit Claims BSO Detective Demoted After Reporting Police Misconduct

A longtime Broward Sheriff’s Office employee is taking aim at his boss — Broward Sheriff Scott Israel — in a whistleblower lawsuit filed in Broward County Circuit Court. Deputy Jeffrey Kogan, formerly a Homicide Detective, alleges that he was demoted to a road patrol position because he reported misconduct by a Fort Lauderdale Police Canine Officer.

CBS4–08/07/2013

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Local Agencies Prepping For Potential Violence After Zimmerman Trial

Wednesday, around high noon, dozens of Miami Police officers lined up for riot training.

CBS4–07/10/2013

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BSO ID’s Suspect In Reyka Murder Case

The Broward Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday it has found “powerful and compelling evidence” to name a prime suspect in the shooting death of Broward Sheriff’s Sergeant Chris Reyka in August 2007.

CBS4–07/02/2013

Broward Sheriff Scott Israel at his swearing in ceremony on Jan. 8, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Marked Change Evident In BSO Sheriff Scott Israel’s First 100 Days

Wednesday marked 100 days in office for Broward Sheriff Scott Israel, whom voters elected to replace long time Sheriff Al Lamberti.

CBS4–04/17/2013

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BSO Preps For Worst After Boston Bombings

Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel held a special briefing with members of his command staff Tuesday to discuss the security situation in the county in the wake of the Boston bombings.

CBS Miami–04/16/2013

In the wake of the bombings at the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, law enforcement across South Florida has increased their ‘state of awareness’. (Source: CBS4)

Broward Law Enforcement Takes High Profile Approach After Bombings

While there is no reason to think there’s any threat to South Florida in the wake of the Boston bombing, Broward Sheriff Scott Israel said law enforcement agencies across the county are taking things very seriously.

CBS4–04/16/2013

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