Public Safety

City of Sunny Isles Beach to Begin Intersection Safety Camera Program

Red light on traffic intersection lights

August 1 – 31, drivers who run the red light will receive a warning, then payable enforcement begins September 1. SUNNY ISLES BEACH, Fla. (July 15, 2024) – Continuing their commitment to improve pedestrian safety, the City of Sunny Isles Beach is implementing the Intersection Safety Camera Program to reduce the number of traffic violations, crashes, and injuries caused by …

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A Message from the Police Chief, Edward Santiago: Passover Holiday

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As we approach the upcoming Passover holiday, I want to assure the Sunny Isles Beach community that our police department is taking extra measures to ensure everyone’s safety. Our officers will continue to be on heightened alert throughout the holiday by increasing their presence at Jewish institutions and houses of worship. Your safety is our top priority, and we are committed to …

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ARREST REPORT: Mykola Sokol Arrested for Aggravated Child Abuse

Arrest Report

SUNNY ISLES BEACH Fla. (Friday, March 22, 2024) – On March 18, 2024, the Sunny Isles Beach Police Department received information about a fight that occurred in Sunny Isles Beach and was posted on social media. After a thorough investigation it was determined that the suspect, an adult, listed below committed Aggravated Child Abuse against the victim, who is a …

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Sunny Isles Beach Boosts Enforcement on the Beach

Two code enforcement officers monitoring the beach.

Dogs not allowed on the beach: violators subject to fines or removal. SUNNY ISLES BEACH, Fla. (March 15, 2024) – The City of Sunny Isles Beach is committed to ensuring a safe and enjoyable beach experience for all residents and visitors. To uphold this commitment, our Code Enforcement Officers, in conjunction with Ocean Rescue and Police Beach Patrol, will be …

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FDOT Westbound State Road (SR) 856/Flyover Ramp (bridge number 870603) Project Update

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ONGOING CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES  Monday, January 29 through Friday, February 2, 2024 Bridge painting work and deck repairs Performing bridge painting operations on the westbound SR 856/Flyover Ramp Performing spall repairs on the bridge deck Lane Closures No lane closures are anticipated at this time.   PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SCHEDULE MAY CHANGE DUE TO WEATHER OR UNEXPECTED CONDITIONS. FDOT will …

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FDOT State Road (SR) SR A1A/Collins Avenue from north of Haulover Inlet Project Update

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ONGOING CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES  Please note FPL is performing emergency restoration work north of the construction project limits at Collins Avenue and 178 Street that is unrelated to this project. Monday, January 29 through Saturday, February 3, 2024 Curb, drainage, signal and roadway work Performing signal and lighting work along southbound Collins Avenue at park entrances #1 and #5, just north …

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Sunny Isles Beach Police. Three police vehicles lined up in parking lot.

SUNNY ISLES BEACH, FL (October 5, 2023) – The Sunny Isles Beach Police Department (SIBPD) proudly announces its recent accreditation by the Florida Commission for Law Enforcement Accreditation (CFA). This significant achievement was officially conferred upon SIBPD on Thursday, October 4 in Fort Myers, FL. The distinguished law enforcement accreditation ensures personnel are current and compliant with the latest law …

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Sunny Isles Beach Police Department Participates in High Visibility Enforcement Campaign

Why is our vision zero? There is no one someone won't miss.

(Friday, September 22, 2023) – Miami-Dade County ranks in the top 25 counties in Florida for traffic crashes resulting in serious and fatal injuries to pedestrians and bicyclists. To help reverse this trend, the Sunny Isles Beach Police Department is participating in the Florida Department of Transportation High Visibility Enforcement (HVE) Program aimed at educating motorists, bicyclists, and pedestrians on …

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Press Release: South Florida Man Charged with Bulk Food and Personal Protective Equipment Scheme that Cost Victim $10 Million

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This press release is shared on behalf of the United States Attorney’s Office, Southern District of Florida. (Wednesday, September 20, 2023) – Isaac Halwani, 41, of Sunny Isles Beach, Florida, is charged with carrying out a bulk food and personal protective equipment investment scheme that defrauded a single victim out of $10 million. Halwani was arraigned on a federal indictment …

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Hurricane Idalia Relief/Food/Supply Drive

Hurricane Idalia Relief Donations

(September 5, 2023) – The Florida Highway Patrol, GEM – Global Empowerment Mission, The American Red Cross, Kanner & Pintaluga, Broward Motorsports, Miami Lakes Automall, Good Greek Moving & Storage and multiple law enforcement agencies have partnered with Mobile Mike to coordinate a Hurricane Idalia Relief Effort. We will be collecting the following specific items: New Generators Plywood Construction Materials …

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