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    Suspect Shot In Leg While Shooting At Officers

    A 25-year-old man is now in custody after he shot at officers conducting an overnight patrol near Westside Elementary School. Read on...
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    Pedestrian Hit & Killed By Vehicle On U.S. 1

    UPDATE (09/27/2021): The woman who passed away in this incident has been identified. Our thanks to those of you who reached out to help. It's appreciated. Read on...
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    Two Arrested In Drug Raid At Beachside Motel

    For the second time in a year, our POP Unit raids a beachside motel after investigators obtained a narcotics search warrant, taking two people into custody. Read on...
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    Daytona Beach Resident Arrested Again For Drug Dealing

    A Daytona Beach resident is now facing charges after we received numerous tips that she was using her apartment as a place for selling drugs again. Read on...
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    DBPD Officer Hospitalized With COVID-19 Passes Away

    With his family’s blessing, we regret to inform you that Daytona Beach Police Department Officer Adam Webb has lost his fight with COVID-19. Read on...
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    Elderly Man Loses Life In Motor Vehicle Accident

    We're looking for anyone who witnessed a motor vehicle accident where a Daytona Beach resident passed away after his vehicle was found in a retention pond inside the LPGA International subdivision. Read on...
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    Man Found Shot & Killed At Apartment Complex

    We're actively investigating after a man was shot and killed at an apartment complex early this morning (August 28, 2021) near Beville Road and Williamson Boulevard. Read on...
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    Cousins Charged For Plotting Out-Of-State Robbery

    A pair of cousins are in even more trouble with the law after numerous recordings of phone calls at Volusia County Jail show they and another man planned to break into an elderly man’s home in Iowa and rob him. Read on...
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    Detectives Make Arrest In Suspicious Death

    We're actively investigating after a body is found inside a burning home in Midtown by officers responding to a reported physical disturbance. Read on...
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    Suspect In Beach Street Homicide Arrested

    A homeless man is arrested and charged with second-degree murder in the death of another homeless man in downtown Daytona Beach. Read on...
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    Events Planned To Honor Fallen Officer Jason Raynor

    Events will be held on Sunday (August 22, 2021) and Monday (August 23, 2021) where respects will be paid to Officer Raynor. These events are not open to media or the public. Read on...
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    Wreath-Laying Ceremony For Fallen Officer Jason Raynor

    It will take place August 19, 2021 (Thursday) at 11:00 a.m. Eastern outside of the front lobby of DBPD headquarters (129 Valor Boulevard). Read on...
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    Officer Shot While On Patrol Passes Away

    With his family’s blessing, we regret to inform you that the Daytona Beach Police Department officer who was shot nearly two months ago has succumbed to his injury. Read on...
  14. Mayor&#39s Message on Passing of Officer Jason Raynor

    Police Officer Jason Raynor passed away Aug. 17

    Police Officer Raynor was shot in June and succumbed to his injuries at Halifax Medical Center with his family by his side. Read on...
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    Back To School Traffic Tips

    Now that school is coming back in session, please keep the following in mind as you’re driving through school zones and bus stops. Read on...
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    Three Arrested Following Drug Bust At Beachside Apartment

    For the second time this month (August 2021), the Problem Oriented Policing Unit arrests three people on narcotics charges after various drugs are found at a beachside property. Read on...
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    College Student Charged With Child Porn Possession

    A nearly year-long investigation ends with the arrest of a 19-year-old college student on 20 felony counts of child pornography possession. Read on...
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    Three Arrested Following POP Raid Into Beachside Home

    Three Daytona Beach residents are placed in handcuffs after a search warrant turned up various kinds of narcotics and drug paraphernalia in their beachside home. Read on...
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    Homicide Investigation 1259 9th St.

    We're conducting a murder investigation after a man was found dead in the hallway of an apartment complex this morning (July 09, 2021). Read on...
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    Suspect Who Shot Officer Captured In Georgia

    Othal Wallace - the man who shot one of our police officers earlier this week - was captured this morning (June 26, 2021). Read on...
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    Alabama Motorcyclist Dies After Crashing Into Car

    An Alabama man loses his life and a Daytona Beach woman suffers minor injuries after a motorcycle crashed into the back of a car in front of Daytona International Speedway early this morning (June 19, 2021). Read on...
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    DBPD Patrol Boat Naming Contest

    We’ve been told it’s bad luck to have a boat and not name it. So… we would like your help to name our new patrol boat. Read on...
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    Three Arrests Made, Drugs Seized In Two SIU Raids

    Over half a kilo’s worth of various kinds of illegal drugs is now off the streets thanks to investigations recently completed by our Special Investigations Unit (SIU). Read on...
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    Five Arrested For Drug Trafficking Following POP Unit Raid

    Five Daytona Beach residents now face felony drug trafficking charges after officers executed a search warrant yesterday afternoon (April 13, 2021) at a home near Tuscawilla Park. Read on...
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    Teenage Skateboarder Passes Away After Struck By Van

    A Daytona Beach teenager who was seriously hurt after he was struck by a vehicle while riding his skateboard has passed away from his injuries. Read on...
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    One Dead & One Hurt After Both Were Struck By Vehicle

    We're investigating a fatal traffic incident where two women were struck by a vehicle as they attempted to cross State Road A1A on foot. Read on...
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    First Degree Murder Charge (Anthony Adum)

    A 38-year-old man has been charged with and arrested on first degree murder charges after he used his vehicle as a weapon. Read on...
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    Motorcyclist Involved In School Bus Crash Passes Away

    A 29-year-old Daytona Beach man has lost his life after he was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash involving a motorcycle and a Volusia County school bus. Read on...
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    Daytona Woman Dies Following Motorcycle Crash

    A 53-year-old Daytona Beach woman has lost her life after she was injured during a single-motorcycle crash on the final Saturday of Bike Week 2021. Read on...
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    Over 40 Dogs Seized In Dogfighting Bust

    Three Daytona Beach residents are arrested for running a dogfighting ring. Read on...
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    Motorcycle Rider Dies Following U.S. 92 Crash

    A 39-year-old New Hampshire woman loses her life after she was knocked off the back of the motorcycle she was riding on following an early-morning rear-end collision on International Speedway Boulevard. Read on...
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    Ormond Man Dies After Vehicle Sinks Inside Pond

    A 68-year-old Ormond Beach man passes away from injuries sustained after the vehicle he was driving went into a pond, leaving him trapped inside. Read on...
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    Titusville Man Killed In Traffic Crash

    A 68-year-old Titusville man has lost his life from injuries sustained during a traffic accident last night (March 11, 2021) in Daytona Beach. Read on...
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    Driver Dead After Colliding With DBFD Truck

    An Ormond Beach woman is dead and five City of Daytona Beach fire fighters were hurt following a traffic crash near Halifax Health Medical Center on the first Saturday of Bike Week 2021. Read on...
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    Man Arrested Following POP Raid On Beachside House

    POP Unit officers have made an arrest after finding drugs inside of a beachside home which was being illegally marketed as a short-term rental. Read on...
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    Five Arrested In POP Unit Raid At U.S. 1 Motel

    Five people are facing numerous charges after we investigated a weapons complaint at a motel, finding a handgun and five different kinds of illegal drugs. Read on...
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    Statement On Threat At Daytona State

    We wanted to let you know about an incident which took place this morning (February 16, 2021) at Daytona State College. Read on...
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    Driver Killed In Three-Vehicle Crash On ISB

    A 57-year-old Port Orange woman passed away from her injuries following a multi-vehicle crash on International Speedway Boulevard (ISB) / U.S. 92. Read on...
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    Four Arrested In Nuisance Property Raid

    Arrests are made following an early-morning raid on a beachside property which has been the source of numerous drug-related complaints. Read on...
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    Local Professor & Pastor Arrested For Having Child Porn

    UPDATE: Detectives with our Advanced Technology & Cyber Crimes (ATCC) Unit filed 13 additional felony charges against John Griffin, all for electronic transmission of child pornography. Read on...
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    Woman Struck & Killed By Vehicle On U.S. 1

    We're investigating after a 35-year-old Port Orange woman was struck and killed by a vehicle while attempting to cross U.S. 1 on foot. Read on...
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    Suspect Shot By Officers Investigating Domestic Disturbance

    A 25-year-old man has passed away after he was shot by officers while they were investigating a domestic disturbance complaint. Read on...
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    Three Arrested Following Raid On Nuisance Property

    For the second time this month, the Problem Oriented Policing Unit makes arrests following a raid on a motel which has become a haven for drug dealers and users. Read on...
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    Seven Arrested Following Raid On Nuisance Property

    We've arrested seven people following an early-morning raid at a beachside motel which was a haven for drug users and criminals. Read on...
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    South Daytona Man Arrested For Shooting Ex-Girlfriend

    A South Daytona man faces numerous felony charges after a dispute between him and an ex-girlfriend ends with her shot in one of her legs. Read on...
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    Woman Passes Away From Injuries Sustained In Accident

    A 75-year-old Ormond By The Sea woman passes away from injuries sustained in a traffic accident on Clyde Morris Boulevard last Friday (November 13, 2020). Read on...
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    Ten Sex Offenders Arrested In Operation Safe Treats

    The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) took ten sex offenders into custody today (October 30, 2020), wrapping up a month-long operation aimed at protecting all our residents and visitors during Halloween. Read on...
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    Arizona Man Arrested For Kidnapping Teenage Girl

    A 41-year-old man is now in custody after he picked up a teenager from her Daytona Beach school with her consent and tried to fly her to his home in Arizona. Read on...
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    Over 60 People Charged In Operation Pay Dirt

    A proactive effort by federal and local law enforcement to curb illegal drug and gun sales in Daytona Beach wraps up with over 60 people facing charges. Read on...
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