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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

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Please join us at Cocoa Riverfront Park, 401 Riveredge Blvd., Cocoa for  an event that is aimed at fostering a cultural change about Sexual Assault Awareness.  The Women's Center of Melbourne in partnership with the City of Coco...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Armed Robbery Suspect Sentenced to 20 Years Prison

Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:22 PM

ONE OF THREE ARMED ROBBERY SUSPECTS SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS IN PRISON

(Cocoa, FL)—One of three suspects in an armed robbery in which the victim fired shots in defense is currently serving a 20-year prison sentence. &a...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Guatemalen National Arrested for Capital Sex Crimes Against Child

Tuesday, March 07, 2017 3:37 PM

(Cocoa, FL)—A 40-year-old man in the USA for more than 10 years on a work visa is now facing life in prison and deportation for sexually abusing a child since she was 11 years old.  Henry Jose Garcia, (DOB 05/30/197...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Offender Re-entry Program

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Tuesday, January 03, 2017 3:50 PM

CITY’S OFFENDER REENTRY PROGRAM DESIGNED TO REHABILITATE AND REDUCE CRIME

(Cocoa, FL)—A restructured contract for the city of Cocoa’s landscaping services is now being used to help convicted felons reh...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Chief's Faith Leaders Roundtable

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On February 21st Chief Mike Cantaloupe and City Manager John Titkanich met with local faith leaders from Cocoa and surrounding areas to pray and discuss the issues affecting the city and its neighborhoods. It is part of the chief's Quarterly Fait...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Chief Swears in New Officer

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Monday, February 27, 2017 5:13 PM

CHIEF SWEARS IN NEW OFFICER

(Cocoa, FL)­—Chief Mike Cantaloupe administered the Police Officer’s Oath to the department’s newest member.  Julio-Cesar Gomez, 25, was sworn in during a s...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

2016 Annual Awards Presentation

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017 2:44 PM

GOOD SAMARITANS, OFFICERS AND CIVILIANS RECOGNIZED FOR ACTIONS ABOVE AND BEYOND

(Cocoa, FL)--Seven citizens who went above and beyond to help save someone in crisis in 2016 were among those recognized during the Cocoa Poli...

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