Sheriff's Office News Releases

Walgreens Attempted Robbery Suspect

Published: Fri, February 27, 2015
Osceola County, Florida – Osceola County Sheriff’s detectives need the public’s help in locating a suspect involved in an attempted robbery. The investigation began on February 25 at approximately 8:06 p.m. when deputies responded to Walgreens located at 5180 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway in Kissimmee. Upon arrival, deputies...

Detectives Arrest Mother for Child Neglect

Published: Fri, February 27, 2015
Osceola County, Florida – On February 26 at approximately 10:25 a.m., Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the area of Myakka Avenue in Kissimmee. Upon arrival, they located two young girls ages 7 and 9 walking door to door. They told the deputies, “We are out selling toys to...

Registered Felon Charged with 7-Eleven Robbery

Published: Thu, February 26, 2015
Osceola County, Florida – Osceola County Sheriff’s detectives charged Rodney Simmons, a registered felon, with Robbery. The investigation began on February 22 when deputies responded to 7-Eleven located at 2975 N. Orange Blossom Trail in Kissimmee. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with an employee who indicated an unknown black male...

Predator Arrested for Sale & Delivery of Heroin

Published: Wed, February 25, 2015
Osceola County, Florida – On February 24, Osceola County Sheriff’s agents with the Community Response Team West, Patrol, Criminal Investigations and the Narcotics Enforcement Team (NET) conducted a search warrant at 5050 Howison Road in Kissimmee, after receiving numerous complaints about criminal activity at the residence. The resident, Luis...

Three Counts of Lewd & Lascivious Molestation

Published: Wed, February 18, 2015
Osceola County, Florida – Osceola County Sheriff’s detectives arrested Jennifer Espinoza and charged her with three counts of Lewd & Lascivious Molestation and 1 count of Battery. The investigation began on February 16 when deputies responded to America’s Best Inn located at 5150 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway. The...

Tip-A-Cop Events for Special Olympics Florida

Published: Wed, February 18, 2015
Osceola County, Florida – In an effort to raise awareness and support for Special Olympics, Sheriff Hansell and Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies will participate in various Tip-A-Cop events. The public is invited to attend. Osceola County sheriff’s deputies will work as celebrity waiters and their tips will benefit Special...