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Holiday Safety Tips from the Sunny Isles Beach Police Department

Sunny Isles Beach Police Department Holiday Safety Tips

Every year, the holidays bring families joy, love and new beginnings. But the holidays also bring criminals and con-artists who take advantage of this special season. As you are getting in the holiday spirit by shopping for loved ones, decorating your home or traveling, please take precaution and follow these helpful holiday safety tips. Holiday Safety Tips COVID-19 Gatherings during …

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Holiday Shopping Safety

Holiday Shopping Safety

Stay Safe While Shopping this Holiday Season While the holiday season may look a bit different this year because of COVID-19, many families will still be shopping for gifts for loved ones. Keep in mind the below safety tips to ensure your holiday season stays a happy one. Shop Online Instead Crowded malls and shopping centers pose an increased risk …

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Coronavirus Information (COVID-19)

The City of Sunny Isles Beach has issued a Declaration of Local Emergency. Read Emergency Orders The City of Sunny Isles Beach is closely monitoring the outbreak of 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Florida Department of Health (FDOH) and the Miami-Dade County Office of Emergency Management. As the State of Florida …

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Virtual Veterans Day Ceremony

Virtual Veterans Day Ceremony

Today we honor the brave men and women who have served our country in the U.S. Armed Forces. To all veterans and active military men and women, we thank you for your sacrifice and service. You can also find the Virtual Veterans Day Ceremony on our social media pages, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.

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Reopening Sunny Isles Beach

Reopening Sunny Isles Beach

Guidelines for Reopening The City of Sunny Isles Beach working in partnership with Miami-Dade County, will follow and adhere to the guidelines set out in Miami-Dade County’s handbook, The New Normal – A Guide for Residents & Commercial Establishments.  The New Normal Guide was developed by Miami-Dade County in collaboration with medical and industry experts. It outlines guidelines and protocols …

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Declaration of Local Emergency Terminated – Tropical Storm Eta

Declaration of Local Emergency

TERMINATION OF A LOCAL EMERGENCY – CITY OF SUNNY ISLES BEACH, FLORIDA WHEREAS, pursuant to Chapter 29 of the City of Sunny Isles Beach Code, the City Manager hereby finds that: Due to the passing of Tropical Storm Eta, the City of Sunny Isles Beach is no longer facing dangerous conditions of sufficient severity and magnitude to warrant coordinated local …

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A Great City Thanks to its Outstanding Community

Police Officers at Halloween Event wearing facial coverings.

By Dwight Snyder, Police Chief (October 30, 2020) – I never miss the opportunity to express my pride in our community, as we always seem to rise above whatever adversity comes our way, from hurricanes and tidal issues to what we are experiencing now in this unprecedented year of 2020. Being part of this community is not just reserved for …

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Miami-Dade County curfew in effect each night from 12 am – 6 am until further notice.

Miami-Dade County Curfew

Countywide Curfew in Effect Miami-Dade County has issued Amendment 3 to Emergency Order 27-20 changing the countywide curfew time. This curfew is in effect for all of Miami-Dade County, including incorporated and unincorporated areas, effective from 12 am each night through 6 am the next morning until further notice. During the period of such curfew, no person shall make use of any street or …

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It Started from Day One

Police Officers on the First Day of School

By Dwight Snyder, Police Chief & Fred Maas, Retired Police Chief (August 31, 2020) – In times of turmoil it can be comforting to hear from another longstanding member of our Sunny Isles Beach family. This month, I am handing my space over to former SIBPD Chief Fred Maas, the original force behind building our department from the ground up, …

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