Posted on: February 21, 2018

FMPD Investigates Gunfire at Willard Street Apartments

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Officers with the Fort Myers Police Department responded to a report of shots being fired at approximately 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 20th at the Jackson Plaza apartments at 2255 Willard Street in Fort Myers. Upon arrival police found Javaris Miller s...

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Homicide Update | Central Avenue Shooting

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The Fort Myers Police Department is updating information regarding the homicide on Friday February 16th on Central Avenue in Fort Myers.  In the link below is a video of the suspect before the shooting occurred.  FMPD is seeking tips fro...

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Posted on: February 19, 2018

FMPD Responds to Shooting on Central Avenue

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Fort Myers Police Officers responded to reports of gunfire at 2835 Central Avenue on Friday, February 16 at approximately 11:59 p.m. Upon arriving at the apartment complex officers located a victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound who was identifi...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

“Edison Junior Parade Road Closures”

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Beginning at 12:00 p.m., on Sunday, February 11, 2018, the Fort Myers Police Department will be closing roads for the Edison Festival of Light Junior Parade. The closures include the ramp off the Caloosahatchee Bridge into downtown and all roads north of ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

P.A.L. Sign-ups Announced for Spring Youth Football

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Signups for youth football and cheer teams will start on Friday February 9th and continue on the 10th, 16th and 17th at the Dr. Ann Murphy Knight STARS Complex. New youth football and cheer teams are forming for all levels, ages 5 through 14 and rosters a...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Crime is Down in the City of Fort Myers

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Crime statistics just compiled by the City of Fort Myers Police Department for the 2017 report to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) showed a substantial overall decrease of 4.9%. Violent crime categories such as murder and aggravated assaul...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

Barricaded Suspects Surrender Without Violence

Tyrone Sean Davis

On February 3, 2018 at approximately 6:48pm, officers with the Fort Myers Police Department were searching for fugitive Tyrone Sean Davis (DOB January 23, 1976) and located him at the Waterford Apartments, 3585 Central Avenue, Fort Myers. Davis was wanted...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

FMPD Officers Chase and Arrest Felon with Firearms and Drugs

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(Fort Myers, FL) While on patrol in downtown Fort Myers at approximately 12:30 a.m. officers came upon a suspicious vehicle in a parking lot with two black males apparently involved in drug activity. Upon questioning the driver, Michael Earl Dukes Jr. (Da...

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Posted on: January 23, 2018

FMPD Investigating Polk Street Shooting

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January 20, 2018

FMPD Investigating Polk Street Shooting

(Fort Myers, FL) Shortly before midnight on Friday January 19, 2018 Fort Myers Police responded to a report of shots fired at 959 Polk Street. Upon arriving at the scene officers found two gunshot vic...

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

FMPD to Launch a New Website

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PRESS RELEASEFort Myers Police Department2210 Widman WayFort Myers, Florida 33901

(For Immediate Release)December 30, 2017

FMPD to Launch a New Website

(Fort Myers, FL) Citizens seeking to contact or learn more about the Fort Myers Police Department can now ...

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

FMPD Teams with FDLE for Kids Safety Day

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PRESS RELEASEFort Myers Police Department2210 Widman WayFort Myers, Florida 33901

(For Immediate Release)

December 5, 2017

FMPD Teams with FDLE for Kids Safety Day

(Fort Myers, FL) The Fort Myers Police Department is joining with the Florida Department of Law...

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