Sheriff's Office News Releases

Openings for May 14 Self-Defense Awareness Program

Published: Thu, April 30, 2015
Osceola County – The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office has openings for a self-defense awareness program for women scheduled for May 14, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. Self Defense Awareness Familiarization Exchange or SAFE is designed to educate women on how to protect themselves if they should become a victim. The...

Suspect Arrested for Sex Charge Involving Juvenile

Published: Thu, April 30, 2015
Osceola County, Florida – Osceola County Sheriff’s detectives arrested Jarrod Williams and charged him with 4 counts of Use of a Computer to Seduce/Solicit or Lure a Child, 3 counts of Transmission of Harmful Materials to a Minor by an Electronic Device and 5 counts of Sexual Performance by...

Public’s Help Needed Identifying Robbery Suspect

Published: Wed, April 29, 2015
Osceola County, Florida – Today at approximately 1:00 p.m., Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Bank of America located at 2000 E. Osceola Parkway in Kissimmee. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with a bank teller who indicated an unknown female entered the bank and handed the teller a note which...

Mother Arrested for Child Neglect and DUI

Published: Tue, April 28, 2015
Osceola County, Florida – On April 27 at approximately 4:39 p.m., Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Highland’s Elementary School. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with a school employee who indicated a parent picking up her children appeared intoxicated while waiting in her car. Deputies made contact with the parent,...

Two Suspects Arrested for Armed Robbery

Published: Fri, April 24, 2015
Osceola County, Florida – On April 24 at approximately 2:12 a.m., Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies responded to 7-Eleven located at 5880 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the victim who indicated he was outside of the 7-Eleven when two suspects walked up behind him. One...

Sex Offender Arrested for 9 Counts of Possession

Published: Thu, April 23, 2015
Osceola County, Florida – Today, Osceola County Sheriff’s detectives arrested Ricardo Torres (DOB 6/20/73) and charged him with 9 counts of Possession of Child Pornography. The investigation began in March, when detectives identified a computer with an IP address that was linked to child pornography. On April 15, detectives...