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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Join Our Team

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Are you looking for an exciting career that keeps you on your toes? Do you get fulfillment from helping others? Find out how you can join the Daytona Beach Fire Department today!

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Stay on the Cutting Edge

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Whether it is keeping up with the vast array of related certifications or teaching the classes for necessary life-saving knowledge, our training division is constantly striving to improve the level of service offered to our citizens and visitors.

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

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See all the ways you can connect with Daytona Beach Fire online. Register your alarm system, make your inspection payments, request public records, and more!

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

East ISB public meeting hosted by FDOT, March 31

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Residents and stakeholders are encouraged to attend a public meeting about the proposed design plans for East International Speedway Blvd. (U.S. 92) from the International Speedway Blvd. Bridge to Atlantic Avenue (see map). The Florida Department of Trans...

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

2020 State of the City

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See the many reasons why Mayor Derrick Henry selected the theme of “Celebrating Daytona Beach” for this year’s State of the City report.

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

City celebrates Black History Month

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From discovering a prehistoric archaeological site to founding a private school that has grown into a nationally recognized university, African-Americans have made significant contributions to our city’s heritage and history. In February, which ...

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Posted on: January 27, 2020

Beach Street Streetscape Underway

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The Beach Street Streetscape project began Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. There will be access to all of the businesses and downtown shoppers are encouraged to park in any of the free available parking lots located to the rear of the stores. All lanes of traffic ...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Improvements

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Learn the latest about the safety and aesthetic improvements on the .3-mile stretch of Dr. MLK Jr. Blvd. from Orange Avenue to International Speedway Blvd.

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

New Daytona Beach iconic landmark on I-95

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Road construction projects typically aren’t known for their eye-catching aesthetic features but a new iconic landmark in Daytona Beach is changing that narrative. Installed last month, the large concrete sculpture is greeting thousands of motori...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Utility crews work on Ballough Road

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Utility crews are constructing underground potable water pipes within the Ballough Road right-of-way between Lexington Drive and Fairview Avenue through the end of April. The work, which is part of maintaining the potable water lines, is being completed b...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

City cleans drinking water pipes

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Beginning in the overnight hours on Thursday, Feb. 20, the city will clean drinking water pipes in specific neighborhoods using a technique called “ice pigging.” Over time, drinking water pipes build up a residue or sediment that requi...

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Posted on: February 15, 2020

Routine flushing of city water

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In order to maintain safe and delicious drinking water, the city’s water distribution system is going through a month-long process of being flushed and treated. The treatment process includes switching the disinfectant used from chloramines to a...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Veterans Memorial Bridge to reopen soon

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Volusia County officials have announced that the construction of the new Veterans Memorial Bridge over the Halifax River has recently reached a significant milestone with completion of the driving surface. With the bridge deck now finished, work will proc...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Pop-Up Prom Boutique at YSG, March 14

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The Pretty Ladies Girls Mentoring Group that meets regularly at the city’s Yvonne Scarlett-Golden Cultural and Educational Center, is hosting their free second annual Pop-Up Prom Boutique from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 14. 

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

East ISB public meeting hosted by FDOT, March 31

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Residents and stakeholders are encouraged to attend a public meeting about the proposed design plans for East International Speedway Blvd. (U.S. 92) from the International Speedway Blvd. Bridge to Atlantic Avenue (see map). The Florida Department of Trans...

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Posted on: February 7, 2020

Join a board

Board vacancies (1)

Looking to get involved in your Daytona Beach government and community? Consider joining a board! There are vacancies available in 13 boards and committees. Below are the current vacancies as of Feb. 1 through June 30, 2020. Applications remain on file fo...

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Baseball & T-ball registration open

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Registration is underway for co-ed youth baseball and t-ball leagues through Feb. 21. Sponsored in part by the Daytona Tortugas and the Daytona Beach Police Department, the leagues are open to youth ages 4 to 12 years old. 

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Posted on: February 1, 2020

53rd Annual Easter Beach Run, Apr. 4

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On your mark, get set, GO....The 53rd annual Easter Beach Run will take to the sands of the “World’s Most Famous Beach” on Saturday, April 4.The signature event is a 4-mile up-and-back race, beginning at 10 a.m. on the beach,...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Mayor’s Charity Golf Tournament, April 17

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The Mayor’s Charity Golf Tournament is set for Friday, April 17, with proceeds to benefit the Halifax Health Foundation and Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library program. This will be the 41st year that Daytona Beach’s mayor has...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Fair Housing & Financial Wellness Clinic, April 18

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Residents are invited to the city’s Fair Housing & Financial Wellness Clinic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 18, at the Allen Chapel AME Church located at 580 George W. Engram Blvd. Activities at the housing and financial information ...

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Posted on: January 10, 2020

Free books for children

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Did you know that reading books to your child gives them a head start on language skills and literacy? Through Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Program, all children under 5 years of age living in the 32114 zip code can receive an age-appropri...

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

Manatee Island closed for relocation of historic home

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Prep work has begun to relocate the historic home of Dr. Josie Rogers, Daytona Beach’s first woman doctor and mayor. In preparation of the move, Manatee Island has been temporarily closed and will remain closed until the home has been relocated....

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

See development projects throughout city

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An interactive map is available to view and track progress of proposed/current development projects. See project documents like permit applications, site plans, utility reports, surveys, etc.

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Posted on: October 2, 2019

Enjoy world-class shows at Peabody Auditorium

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Year round Daytona Beach residents and visitors are fortunate to have an entertainment crown jewel – Peabody Auditorium – to enjoy. About 100,000 residents and visitors attend events annually at the Peabody. Thanks to funding by the Ci...

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

Alert notifications by text message or email

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When an emergency strikes, will you know what to do, where to go or where to get more information? You may, if you sign up for free emergency alerts from the City of Daytona Beach. In a few minutes, you can register to receive emergency alerts which may b...
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Posted on: July 22, 2019

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Accreditation Team Invites Public Comments About DBPD

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A team of assessors from the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation (CFA) will arrive on April 14, 2020 to examine all aspects of the Daytona Beach Police Department’s policies and procedures, management, operations and support ser...

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Posted on: January 9, 2020

DBPD Seeking State Funds To Remove Abandoned Boats

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Abandoned and derelict boats are more than unsightly nuisances in our local waterways. They can also be hazards to navigation and create environmental impacts from leaking oil, fuel or sewage from the boat’s waste tank. To mitigate these concern...

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

DBPD Offers Safe Space For Buyers & Sellers

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Yesterday (November 7th), some of our detectives were called out to investigate an armed carjacking. 

The victim in this case had met the suspect through a smartphone app and had arranged to sell his vehicle to the suspect through that app.&nb...

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

Use Ring App To Protect Your Property

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The Daytona Beach Police Department has joined the Neighbors app (available via iOS/Android here: http://download.ring.com/daytona) to provide the Daytona Beach community with real-time, local crime and safety information. The Neighbors network already ha...

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

Be Wary Of The Arrest Warrant Scam

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With the holiday season approaching, the scams are on the rise. In particular, phone scams are becoming more advanced.

There are several reports of suspicious phone calls being received from individuals representing the Daytona Beach Police Department, the...

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

"Ask the Chief" on WNDB

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Tune in every month for Police Chief Craig Capri's live hour-long sit-down with WNDB's Marc Bernier where the talk is always lively and focused on Daytona Beach. 

Listen locally on 1150 AM or 93.5 FM.

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Posted on: February 13, 2020

Three Arrested In Mainland High Firecracker Incident

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UPDATE (02/14/2020): The other two people involved in this incident are also now in custody. We’ve also made an arrest in regards to a social media threat about a shooting on the campus of Mainland High. 

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Posted on: February 8, 2020

Suspect Wanted In Attempted Murder Turns Himself In

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UPDATE: Terrell Kevon Jones turned himself in last night (February 10) at Daytona Beach Police Department headquarters. Thanks to those of you who reached out with information. It’s appreciated. 

Original release below.

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Posted on: January 27, 2020

Fatal Rear-End Crash On Main Street Bridge

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A 42-year-old DeLand man passed away due to injuries stemming from a traffic accident over the weekend involving a pick-up truck and a motorcycle.

This case is being actively investigated by the Daytona Beach Police Department’s (DBPD) Traffic Ho...

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Posted on: January 19, 2020

Two Men Face Murder Charge In Beachside Motel Death

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UPDATE #1 (January 21, 2020): 

The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) makes two arrests in this case.

Officers took 32-year-old Tarek Mneimne (pictured below) of Ocoee into custody around 8:30 p.m. Sunday (January 19), charging him with First-D...

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Posted on: December 20, 2019

Two Arrests Made In Eric Gordon Murder Case

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With assistance from the United States Marshals, two people are now in custody for the murder of an 18-year-old man around a month ago in Daytona Beach.

17-year-old Shyheem W. Rainge and 16-year-old Selvina M. Bernard are each facing felony first-degree mu...

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Posted on: December 20, 2019

Pedestrian Killed In Accident Involving Two Vehicles

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) is investigating a traffic accident that ended with the death of a 37-year-old man.

First responders were dispatched to the 1400 block of South Nova Road (near Beville Road) after a 911 call was placed around 8:30...

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Posted on: December 9, 2019

Arrest Made In Burger King Stabbing

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UPDATE: We've arrested 25-year-old Jamar R. Ragland and charged him with felony aggravated battery in this case. Our thanks to those who provided information.

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Posted on: December 8, 2019

Pedestrian Dies After Collision With Antique Car

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Charges are pending at this time after a 55-year-old woman lost her life this morning (December 8th) in a collision with an antique car.

The Daytona Beach Police Department responded to the scene on South Ridgewood Avenue near Shady Place soon after the ca...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Officer-Involved Shooting Under Investigation

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UPDATE (12-02-19): The victim in this case has passed away from his injuries, according to Chief Craig Capri.

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The Daytona Beach Police Department is currently working an officer-involved shooting at 845 Hollywood Street that ended with the death of one m...

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Posted on: November 29, 2019

DBPD Searching For Help In Solving Homicide

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On Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at approximately 7:30 p.m., Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) officers were dispatched to 140 North Franklin Street in reference to a person shot. 

Officers arrived on scene and contacted the victim - 36-year-o...

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

Police Looking For Armed Robber Suspect

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On Sunday, November 24, 2019 at approximately 8:10 p.m., Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) officers were dispatched to the 7-Eleven in reference to an armed robbery to the business. 

Officers arrived on scene and contacted the employees who s...

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

Police Need Public's Help To Identify Murder Suspect

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On Sunday, November 17, 2019 at approximately 2206 hours, DBPD officers were dispatched to 416 Margie Lane in reference to a person shot. Officers arrived on scene and contacted the victim - 56-year-old Samuel Watson - who was laying in the driveway of hi...

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