Brevard Crime News

Florida Fish and Wildlife Officers Bust Perps With 11,000 Pounds of Illegally Harvested Shrimp

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation officers aboard the FWC’s Gulf Sentry, an offshore patrol vessel, recently conducted a resource inspection on a commercial shrimping vessel that was determined to be operating illegally just south of MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa Bay. During their inspection, FWC officers discovered more than 11,000 pounds of shrimp, valued at more than $30,000, and several pounds of cobia fillets in the vessel’s freezer. […]

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VIDEO OF THE DAY: Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Officials Remove Crocodile From Beach

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials were called to Hollywood Beach Resort to move a six-foot crocodile that was sunning himself. The crocodile could be seen near the Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort around 12 noon on Monday. Miranda Grossman of the Hollywood Police Department told Patch that she can’t remember another call involving a crocodile on the beach. […]