https://youtu.be/dI4LQKdDtdU Please help me thank Sheriff Noel E. Stephen and his Masonic Brothers that took time out of their holiday weekend to cook and deliver some Thanksgiving surprises to members of our community! Michele Bell, PIO
The Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office recently conducted Operation School Bus Stop Safety. This plan was to address unsafe vehicular traffic interactions between school buses, the children riding the buses and public vehicles during morning and afternoon pick-up/drop-off of children. Since the beginning of the school year, there have been multiple complaints that vehicles are violating Florida Statute by failing to stop for the red traffic STOP ARMS while school buses are lo
The Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office recently conducted “Operation Beer Buy”. Alcohol compliance checks were conducted at random establishments, where an underage person was sent into stores with instructions to attempt to purchase alcohol. These compliance checks are done periodically to make sure the merchants, who sell alcohol, check I.D.’s if there’s any chance the buyer is underage. Seven establishments were checked and two of those sold alcohol to the underage person.
Golf Cart Information Are golf carts permitted to drive on public sidewalks? “No motor vehicle can be driven on a public sidewalk. A golf cart is only allowed on the sidewalk in the immediate area of a golf course and then only to cross from one portion to the other. Is a golf cart street legal in Florida? No. Only registered vehicles are allowed on the roadways in Florida unless specifically designated by the local county or municipal government (which Okeechobee C
ATTEMPT TO IDENTIFY If you can identify the subject in these pictures, contact Lt. Brad Stark, (863)763-3117, ext. 5103. Subject is a person of interest in multiple recent burglaries. No further information at this time. Michele Bell, PIO