Category Archives: Police/Crime Prevention

Statement by WPB Mayor Jeri Muoio on IG Open Sky Report

Statement from West Palm Beach Mayor Jeri Muoio regarding today’s report on the Open Sky radio system by the Palm Beach County Office of Inspector General   “The Office of Inspector General’s conclusions are exactly what I’ve been saying for over a year.  As I’ve already made crystal clear, under my watch this city will […]

Moonfest details and site map

On Saturday, October 27, 2012 downtown West Palm Beach will host the annual Moonfest event. There have been several changes to the event this year regarding access and age requirements. Make sure you have the latest info on Moonfest.  Listen to today’s news conference:     Below is a link to a map of the […]

West Palm Beach Flood Alert – 8/27/12 @ 4:45pm

Posted August 27, 2012 @ 4:45pm CITY FLOOD ALERT: Several areas of WPB experiencing heavy flooding. Use extra caution in the Villages on and around Village Blvd, Shenandoah Dr. & Saratoga Rd. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOOD WATERS. Western communities also flooding. WPB Utilities & Public Works taking steps to help water drain. Please obey […]

Information Needed: Homicide

On Friday May 4, 2012 at approximately 11:30 p.m., West Palm Beach Police Department responded to 600 N. Rosemary Avenue, in reference to a report of Taxi Cab driver being shot. Upon arrival, units located Eliphete Simeon in his vehicle. Simeon later died of gunshot wounds. Anyone with information concerning the murder of Eliphete Simeon […]

Fighting Crime with New Cameras

The City of West Palm Beach will be installing multiple surveillance cameras that will cover the entire span from City Place down Rosemary to Clematis down to Flagler and the Waterfront. The city is also purchasing portable wireless cameras to use at special events and for placement as needed throughout the city. Officers can access […]

Citizen Police and Fire Academy

When: Starts Monday Feb. 28, 2011 7 PM Where: WPB Police Department /Community Room The West Palm Beach Police and Fire Rescue Department will be offering a 13 week Citizen Police and Fire Academy on Monday evenings from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. starting February 28th, 2011. Classes will be in the Community Room at […]

WPB Police Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment

West Palm Beach, FL. —  A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA), will arrive December 4, 2010 to examine all aspects of the West Palm Beach Police Department Dispatch Operations policy and procedures, management, operations, and support services, Chief Delsa Bush announced today. Verification by the team […]

28th Annual National Night Out Against Crime

On Tuesday August 3rd, 2010, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.,  neighbors throughout Palm Beach County are  invited to our unique crime/drug and fire prevention event sponsored by Crime Prevention of West Palm Beach Inc., Target and The West Palm Beach Police and Fire Departments at the new Target 1760 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd. This […]

WPB PD Officers Receive National Award

When: Thursday, October 1, 2009 at 10:00 AM Where: WPB Police Headquarters Community Room Each Year the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) selects an Officer of the Year and 10 officers from around the country for honorable mention awards.  Parade Magazine then features the officers in a national article. The West Palm Beach […]

Teens from Youth Center Producing Training Video

When:  Saturday, February 21, 2009 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Where:  937 Bradley Court; PB County Jail (02/20/09)  Students from the City’s Youth Empowerment Center are producing a training video for area law enforcement and will be conducting video shoots throughout the day on Saturday, February 21, 2009.  The teens will be shooting video […]