Broward Sheriff’s Office Deputy Dies by Suicide in South Miami-Dade, BSO Reports

A Broward Sheriff’s Office deputy, employed at the Broward County courthouse, sadly died. He took his own life on a Homestead street Tuesday morning. The deputy had served 16 years with the BSO and was off duty when he died.

Investigation Context

BSO officials reported that the deputy was under investigation by a local law enforcement agency for an “off-duty related incident” at the time of his death. The specifics of the incident or the deputy’s identity have not been disclosed publicly.

Response and Statement from BSO

The BSO is grieving, trying to help each other through a sudden loss. They focus on the deputy’s family and co-workers, ensuring they get resources and support to process this tragedy.

Community and Family Reaction

Local news outlet Local 10 reported visiting the deputy’s home, where several people were gathered, but no comments were made. It was noted that the deputy’s brother arrived at the scene simultaneously with other deputies Tuesday morning.

Background Information

The deputy, who worked in Oakland Park, was not identified by BSO officials. The nature of the investigation into the off-duty incident remains unspecified. The situation underscores the ongoing challenges and stresses faced by law enforcement personnel.

Support and Resources

BSO supports the deputy’s family and co-workers during this difficult time. The agency ensures those affected receive necessary assistance.

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