Sheriff's Office News Releases

Two Homicide Arrests | Victim Identified

Published: Thu, August 31, 2017
On March 4, 2017, Osceola County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a shooting call in the area of 2700 Michigan Avenue in Kissimmee, Florida. Upon their arrival, they found an adult male fatally wounded. The male victim has been identified as Darvis Houston of Kissimmee. The investigation revealed that two...

Internet Child Sex Operation Results in 17 Arrests

Published: Wed, August 30, 2017
Osceola County Sheriff’s detectives concluded a 40-hour undercover operation which resulted in 17 suspects arrested and charged with soliciting sex from a child via the Internet. Led by the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office, the operation was conducted as a part of the Central Florida Internet Crimes Against Children Task...

“Safe Surrender Day” Results

Published: Tue, August 29, 2017
Osceola County “Safe Surrender Day”, a one day event, offered individuals with non-violent misdemeanor warrants the ability to turn themselves in to law enforcement and have their cases adjudicated in a safe and non-hostile environment. The program has been successfully coordinated in cities across the nation. This was the...

Burglary to Business

Published: Fri, August 25, 2017
On August 24, 2017, deputies responded to a burglary at the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 33, located in St Cloud off Deer Run Rd. The burglary occurred around 3:00 A.M. and the suspects appeared to be two males and one female. The suspects entered the VFW by...

Fraud & Grand Theft Arrest

Published: Fri, August 11, 2017
On March 16, 2017, a report was made with the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office in reference to someone possibly possessing property in Osceola County through fraudulent means. Detectives from the Osceola Sheriff’s Economic Crimes Unit began to investigate and learned that Alan Lee Weierman D.O.B. 11/21/61, had been filing...

Aggravated Assault: Need Public’s Help

Published: Fri, August 11, 2017
On July 20, 2017, Osceola County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to Osceola Regional Hospital, in reference to an Aggravated Assault. Deputies learned the assault occurred on July 19, 2017, at approximately 5:30 p.m., in the parking lot of the Cracker Barrel (5400 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy, Kissimmee). The victim...