‘Tip A Cop’ Set For Sunday At Viera UNO Pizzeria
By Wayne Ivey, Brevard County Sheriff // March 8, 2014
Event Supports Special Olympics Athletes
ABOVE VIDEO: Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Celebrity Servers will be at UNO Pizzeria & Grill in Viera to support Florida Athletes who will compete in this year’s Special Olympics.
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – I would like to personally invite you and your family to join me along with other members of the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office this Sunday, March 9, as we work as “Table Servers” at UNO Pizzeria & Grill in Viera, to support Florida Athletes who will be competing in this year’s Special Olympics.
Click HERE to download vouchers to donate 20% to the Special Olympics.
The event is called “Tip-A-Cop” and is a great way to have an incredible time while helping an incredible cause. This is your chance to have me and the other members of our agency not only serve you and your family their meal but also a chance to have us running crazy to make sure that your tea and soda glasses are never empty. In fact this is your chance to have us running around waiting on you, while helping our star athletes run around the track at the Special Olympics like never before.
I hope you will join us and our gracious hosts UNO Pizzeria & Grill between noon and 4 p.m. as we do everything we can to make this year’s Special Olympics the best ever. Proceeds will be gained by customers leaving gratuities for the “Tip-A-Cop” event and go directly to support the Special Olympics.
Our Celebrity Servers Include:
• Sheriff Wayne Ivey
• Commander Greg Purden
• Public Information Deputy Maria Fernez
• Deputy Chelsea Holliday
• Corrections Deputy Tara Fay
• Corporal Angel Ready
• Deputy Aziz Ghawi
• Deputy Shawn Hawkins
• Corporal Chris Caporizzo
• Agent Nick Walker
If you would like to help volunteer to work the event or would like to have more information please call Deputy Maria Fernez at 321-636-4665. As always thank you for everything you do to support our agency and community!
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey has been a law enforcement officer for over three decades. Sheriff Ivey is a graduate of the FBI National Academy and has a Bachelor’s Degree from Daytona State College in Management and Supervision. Sheriff Ivey’s background in law enforcement is inclusive of Management, Criminal Investigations, Narcotics, Patrol Services, Public Integrity Investigations, and Corrections.
Prior to being elected in 2012, Sheriff Ivey served the citizens of the State of Florida as a Resident Agent in Charge for the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. As a member of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement Sheriff Ivey developed and created the country’s first ever statewide Task Force on Identity Theft. That same year the Task Force was named one of the top five most innovative programs in the country by the International Association of Chiefs of Police and investigated approximately 44 million dollars in fraud cases. Additionally, as a member of FDLE, Sheriff Ivey created the Child Abduction Response Team (C.A.R.T) that re-defined the way Child Abduction cases are conducted throughout the country today. The program was later selected as the most innovative program in the country by the International Association of Chiefs of Police and is now used as a nationwide model in the response and investigation of child abductions.
Sheriff Ivey has testified before the United States Congress on law enforcement related matters and has extensive experience in the area of Public Integrity Investigations. Sheriff Ivey was honored as the Florida Department of Law Enforcement’s Special Agent of the Year (1996) and was also recognized by the Commissioner of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement for his Outstanding Contributions to Criminal Justice. In August of 2011 Sheriff Ivey was honored by the National Organization of Victims Advocacy for his work at the national level as an advocate of victim’s rights and protection.
Sheriff Ivey speaks regularly on topics such as Identity Theft, Crime in America, Human Trafficking, Domestic Violence, and Self Defense through Mental Preparedness. Sheriff Ivey firmly believes that Crime Prevention and Education are vital to reduce our crime rate and protect our community.