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Posted on: September 6, 2022

Showtime in the Parks

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The city is hosting its next Showtime in the Parks Saturday, Oct. 8. Residents can enjoy watching “Space Jam: A New Legacy” on the big screen at Suburbia Park at 700 Heineman St. Free hotdogs, drinks, popcorn and candy will be provided. A DJ and games sta...

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

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: June 28, 2022

Residents encouraged to be election ready

Residents encouraged to be election ready

The elections this fall will select three zone representatives. Persons seeking to be elected in three zones are: 

  • Daytona Beach Commissioner, Zone 1Ruth Trager (incumbent)Monica Paris 
  • Daytona Beach Commissioner, Zone 3Q...
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Posted on: September 2, 2022

Motor oil collection sites

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Used motor oil is a major contaminant of waterways so it should never be dumped down the drain or put in the trash. One gallon of motor oil can contaminate one million gallons of fresh water. The city has made it easy and convenient for residents to dispo...

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

New service makes requesting documents easier

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The City Clerk’s Office is improving transparency by making public record requests much easier for people through a new service called JustFOIA. Accessible from the city’s website, the new system can be used for all public record reque...

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Posted on: August 29, 2022

Routine treatment of city water through Sept. 29

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The city is going through the process of treating its water distribution system to maintain safe and delicious water. The process includes switching the disinfectant used from chloramines to a free chlorine. The city does this on a regular basis to improv...

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

Daytona Beach named "Better City for Pets"

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The City of Daytona Beach has received a Pet-Friendly Certification through the “Better Cities for Pets” program from Mars Petcare. The certification recognizes cities that have met or exceeded pet-friendliness standards. The effort to earn the certificat...

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Posted on: September 12, 2022

YSG community center activities

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The following programs are offered for patrons at Yvonne Scarlett-Golden Cultural & Educational Center at 1000 Vine St. 

Game Night Come out and play the games you know and love! Game Night is from 5 to 7 p.m. every Thursday and hoste...

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

City's Water and Sewer System earns A+ rating from S&P

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The City of Daytona Beach’s utility system recently received a bond rating of A+ by Standard & Poor’s (S&P) Global Rating agency after they analyzed the city’s $27.2 million water and sewer bond. The A+ rating is an improvement over the p...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

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The City of Daytona Beach is offering its residents an environmentally safe way to dispose of household hazardous waste at no charge during its annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day, which will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at the c...

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Posted on: July 27, 2022

Join new Public Arts Advisory Board

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The city is looking for qualified volunteers to serve on its newly established Public Arts Advisory Board. The board will make recommendations to the City Commission regarding the creation and implementation of policies to promote public art in the city. ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

Florida Tennis Center Programs

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The Florida Tennis Center offers programs and lessons for all ages and playing abilities. The center is at 1 Deuce Court in Daytona Beach and offers 24 clay hydro-courts, 20 lighted courts, a full-service Pro Shop, and is...

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Posted on: January 13, 2022

Know about proposed development in area

Know about proposed development near neighborhoods

The city uses an automated notification system designed to improve communication between residents and developers who are proposing projects in or near a neighborhood’s boundaries. The notification system will alert subscribers, by email and/or text, when...

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Posted on: August 26, 2022

Stay engaged and connected!

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The City of Daytona Beach uses various social media channels to engage and inform the community. The objective is to strengthen the city’s responsiveness and transparency by informing the community about city services, events, resources, programs, emergen...

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Posted on: July 21, 2022

Reducing plastic waste one bottle at a time

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Choosing to refill rather than purchase single-use plastic bottled water is now easier and tastier when visiting a city facility. Old-fashioned drinking fountains at several city locations have been replaced with water bottle fill stations in an effort to...

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

Daytona Turkey Run, Nov. 24-27

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Come celebrate the 49th annual Daytona Turkey Run, the country’s largest classic car show and swap meet! The event will take place from Thursday, Nov. 24, to Sunday, Nov. 27, at Daytona International Speedway, 1801 W. International Speedway Blvd...

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Posted on: July 25, 2022

Gymnastics summer session open for registration

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Registration is open for Daytona Beach Gymnastics Aug. 22 – Sept. 30 session. Kids will learn basic gymnastics fundamentals, proper technique and teamwork in a fun and energetic environment. Offered for youth ages (preschool to teens), Daytona B...

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Posted on: July 18, 2022

Do your part to be a better recycler

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Are you a Daytona Beach resident who wants to recycle, but not sure how it works? No worries – it’s simple!

When is pickup?Recycling is collected one day per week. The day varies on location. View this map (PDF) for the recycling collec...

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Posted on: July 21, 2022

Police Dept. releases crime stats

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According to statistics released this week by the Daytona Beach Police Department, reported crime during the first six months of 2022 remained even with the same period in 2021. Property crime – auto theft, burglary and larceny – comprised 75% of reported...

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Posted on: July 15, 2022

Stay informed with weekly newsletter

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There is always a lot happening in the City of Daytona Beach. From concerts and performances at the Daytona Beach Bandshell and Peabody Auditorium, to improvements at the city’s parks, facilities and roads, as well as new businesses calling the area home,...

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Posted on: July 8, 2022

Dickerson Center improvements underway

Final phase of Dickerson Center improvements start

A three-year project to improve amenities and functionality of the Dickerson Community Center and adjacent Campbell Aquatic Center is in its third and final phase. Temporary fencing was installed the week of July 4 around the construction area to allow fo...

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Posted on: June 24, 2022

Get farm-fresh produce at farmers' markets

Get farm-fresh produce at farmers’ markets

Get locally grown, farm-fresh produce at one of the two farmers’ markets in Daytona Beach.  Downtown Farmers’ Market7 a.m. to noonEvery SaturdayOn Magnolia Avenue between Beach Street and Palmetto AvenueDaytona Beach ...

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

Northern section of Riverfront Esplanade is open

Northern section of Riverfront Esplanade set to open

The new Riverfront Esplanade in downtown Daytona Beach has opened its north portion, which extends from Main Street to International Speedway Boulevard (ISB) and offers many amenities within the beautiful riverfront setting.

The northernmost section of the...

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

2022 Water Quality Report

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The city of Daytona Beach is proud to let its customers know they receive safe, high-quality drinking water. Each year, the city provides an annual drinking water quality report to its water customers.

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Residents can Adopt-A-Drain

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With afternoon thunderstorms, residents may notice water ponding in roadways. There are 1,464 storms drains that are privately maintained (by private or commercial property owners or homeowners’ associations) and 4,931 city-maintained drains. 

The...

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Posted on: March 16, 2022

Get the latest city news on Daytona Beach Radio

Get the latest city news on Daytona Beach Radio

Daytona Beach Radio is a weekly radio show on JOY 106.3 in the Daytona Beach area. Hosted by Dr. L. Ronald Durham, this one-hour, talk-radio show airs from noon to 1 p.m. each Wednesday. Programming will feature timely and interesting discussions about pr...

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

Permit and inspection fees waived for two years

Permit and inspection fees waived for two years

To promote neighborhood improvement and beautification, as well as to spur private investment in the core of the city, building permit and inspection fees are being waived for commercial and residential properties within the borders of Mason Avenue to Sha...

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Posted on: February 16, 2022

New amenities planned for Daisy Stocking Park

Upgraded amenities planned for Daisy Stocking Park

A $330,000 grant will help fund new and upgraded amenities at Daisy Stocking Park, a four-acre neighborhood park near Bethune-Cookman University. The grant award was announced by the Daytona Beach Racing and Recreational Facilities District at their board...

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Posted on: February 15, 2022

Learn about city's redistricting process

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Cities use census data to redraw their district lines to adjust for population shifts.

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Posted on: October 12, 2021

Road resurfacing efforts kick into high gear

Daytona Beach Neighborhood Roadway Improvements

Preserving roadway conditions improve a community’s quality of life, and the city continues to invest in the maintenance, rehabilitation and repaving of neighborhood streets. Roadway maintenance is currently funded at $4 million for this fiscal ...

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Posted on: January 20, 2022

Testing of city’s hydrants underway

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In late January, testing began on the city’s 2,646 fire hydrants and 7,607 valves. Each hydrant is being tested as part of a citywide annual maintenance program to ensure servable hydrants with adequate water pressure. Testing will be completed by Septemb...

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Posted on: April 2, 2021

DBPD Reboots Smartphone App For Public’s Use

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As part of the overall goal of effectively establishing lines of communication with all who live, work and play at the World’s Most Famous Beach, the Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) is now offering a rebooted version of its free smartphone applicat...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Volunteers Wanted For Citizens On Patrol (COP) Program

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Want to get involved in your community? Make a difference?

We're looking for volunteers right now to join our COP (Citizens On Patrol) program.

If you're interested, contact COP Director Cliff Wright at (386) 671-5451 or WrightClifford@DBPD.us

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

DBPD Earns CFA Re-Accreditation Until 2023

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UPDATE (10/16/2020): CFA has recognized DBPD as an Excelsior agency in 2020, the highest level of re-accreditation they offer. It's the first time ever that DBPD has received an Excelsior recognition from CFA.

Original release below (dated August 4, 2020)....

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Posted on: April 12, 2021

Looking For Work? We're Hiring!

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Learn more about Auxiliary Services

Interested in being a full-time Daytona Beach police officer? Here's where you should go.

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Posted on: February 3, 2021

Grant Awarded To Virtual Mental Health Crisis Response Team

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Release posted below is courtesy of SMA Healthcare.

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The SMA Healthcare Foundation (Foundation) is pleased to announce that Macy’s has donated $10,000 to assist with the collaborative crisis response program between SMA Healthcare (SMA) and the Daytona Be...

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

Park, Walk & Talk Program Begins In Daytona Beach

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) enters the New Year by implementing a new program that seeks to forge a tighter bond between the police department and the Daytona Beach community.

Starting this month (January 2021), all DBPD patrol offi...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Are You A Victim Of Domestic Violence?

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As many of us stay home to prevent the spread of COVID-19, some of us have other dangers they have to face at home.

If you or someone you know needs to get away from an abusive or violent relationship, please share this information with them.

The Beacon Cen...

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Posted on: February 15, 2021

Stay Informed Of Crime In Your Area

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With the click of your mouse, you can see the types of crimes happening in Daytona Beach through CrimeMapping.com. Residents can see the types of crimes and sort information based on the following:

  • Date
  • Addresses
  • Distance
  • Offenses

For more information, visit t...

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

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: August 16, 2022

Murder Investigation 315 Glenview

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) is investigating a murder which occurred today at 11:56 a.m. near Glenview Blvd.  

 A 30-year-old female was transported to Halifax Medical Center, where she succumbed to her injuries. 

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Posted on: August 3, 2022

High Visibility Enforcement to Improve Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety

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In an ongoing effort to protect the safety of the most vulnerable road users, beginning August 12, 2022, the Daytona Beach Police Department will be conducting High Visibility Enforcement (HVE) to improve Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety.

The department will ...

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Posted on: July 25, 2022

Bar Argument Leads To Fatal A1A Crash

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) arrests a 29-year-old Daytona Beach man for his role in a bar argument and street pursuit which ultimately led to a 33-year-old Ormond Beach man losing his life in a traffic crash.

DBPD took Oneil S. Edwards into ...

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Posted on: June 29, 2022

Arrest Made In Telan Mann Homicide Case

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A 19-year-old Daytona Beach resident faces a first-degree murder charge for the shooting death of another man whom he believed was spreading rumors about him being homosexual. 

Jakari D. Webb was taken into custody by the Daytona Beach Police Depa...

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

Arrest Made In Fatal Hit & Run

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UPDATE #2 (06/03/2022): We have made an arrest in connection to this case. 49-year-old Gerald L. Thomas has been charged with a felony count of crash involving death or personal injuries. He was arrested earlier today.

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Posted on: May 27, 2022

Stabbing Suspect Dies Following Medical Episode

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While being taken into custody, a 16-year-old Daytona Beach resident wanted for stabbing a fellow teen with a knife had a medical episode and lost his life.

Aaron A. Moten died at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children in Orlando early Wednesday morning (May ...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Daytona Man Arrested For Threatening Code Official

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A 36-year-old Daytona Beach man is now facing a felony charge for threatening to kill a City of Daytona Beach employee with a piece of electronic equipment assigned to that employee as part of his daily duties.

Kevin J. Sbrusch bonded out of Volusia County...

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Woman Arrested In Beach Street Double Shooting

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) has arrested a 19-year-old Daytona Beach woman for shooting two men at a riverside apartment complex during a fight with another woman.

Jayla Monet Fisher was taken into custody at her Acklins Circle resi...

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Posted on: March 31, 2022

DBPD Investigating After Shots Fired at Officers

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Today (March 31, 2022) at 3:22 p.m., two Daytona Beach police officers were dispatched to the 900 block of Essex Rd. in reference to a well-being check.  

Officers arrived on scene and attempted to contact the subject listed in the call but was un...

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Posted on: March 28, 2022

Daytona Beach Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) is investigating a traffic accident between a car and a motorcycle where the motorcyclist involved passed away at the scene from injuries sustained in the accident.

Officers responded to the intersection of Caroli...

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Posted on: March 13, 2022

Motorcyclist Killed In Crash On U.S. 1 & Mason

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A 20-year-old New Smyrna Beach man passes away from injuries sustained in a crash involving a motorcycle and another vehicle on the final Sunday of Bike Week 2022.

Paramedics declared Miguel Menezes Madureira dead at the intersection of U.S. 1/North Ridgew...

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Posted on: March 10, 2022

Arrest Made In Aultman Murders Case

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) makes an arrest in the murders of a married couple who were found dead four days ago as they were heading home from Bike Week festivities on Main Street.

32-year-old Jean Robert Macean – a resident of Or...

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Posted on: March 7, 2022

$50,000 Reward Available In Aultman Murders Case

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UPDATE #4 (03/10/2022): An arrest has been made in this case.

More information below.

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UPDATE #3 (03/09/2022): A $50,000 reward is now being offered for anyone who has information leading to an arrest in the murders of Brenda Aultman & Terry A...

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Posted on: March 6, 2022

One Detained Following Shooting Near Main Street

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One man is in stable condition at a local hospital and another is detained by the Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) after officers responded to a shooting off of Main Street on the first Sunday of Bike Week 2022.

Detectives with DBPD’s Crimi...

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Posted on: March 4, 2022

Suspect Sought In Fatal Hit & Run Crash

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) is asking for the public’s help to locate the vehicle and driver involved in a hit-and-run crash which killed a 77-year-old Daytona Beach man.

The incident took place just after 8 o’clock last night (March 3, 2022...

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Posted on: February 24, 2022

College Student Caught With Child Porn

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) arrests a 20-year-old college student after members of DBPD’s Advanced Technology & Cybercrimes Unit (ATAC) confirm that he had child pornography in his possession.

Mathew T. Brockelbank &am...

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Posted on: February 9, 2022

Man Killed In Officer-Involved Shooting

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UPDATE (02/10/2022): The man who was fatally wounded in this incident has been identified as 36-year-old Randy D. Lansang, an Ormond Beach resident. Body camera video of the incident is also posted below.

Original post below.

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Posted on: February 9, 2022

Arrest Made In Washington Street Murder

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) has arrested a 30-year-old Daytona Beach woman for the murder of a 60-year-old Daytona Beach man inside his Midtown home near Sunnyland Park.

Takendra M. Dawkins faces a felony count of first-degree murder for the...

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Posted on: February 3, 2022

Arrest Made In Cape Morris Cove Standoff

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A 39-year-old man is now in custody on various charges, including false imprisonment, following a nearly 4-hour standoff with police at a Daytona Beach apartment complex.

The Special Weapons & Tactics (SWAT) Unit of the Daytona Beach Police Department ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2022

Phone Threat Prompts BCU Campus Lockdown

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) is working with various law enforcement agencies – including the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) – as investigators look into threats made across the United States today (January 31, 202...

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Posted on: January 27, 2022

Two Arrested As POP Unit Shuts Down Drug House

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A 32-year-old man and 29-year-old woman are both behind bars after members of the Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) discovered an illegal drug operation inside their Daytona Beach home.

Keldron L. Waddy and Johnneia J. Marimon each face numer...

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Posted on: January 21, 2022

Seven People Charged In Operation Soul Stingers

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A lengthy investigation into suspicious vehicle purchases at a Daytona Beach dealership culminates with seven people now facing various fraud-related charges for illegally purchasing seven vehicles with the stolen identities of elderly people who are eith...

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Posted on: January 12, 2022

One Person Dead After Vehicle Fire Outside DBPD HQ

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UPDATE (01/18/2022): The man who died has been positively identified as Gilbert M. Sellers.

Original story below.

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) is actively investigating after a 55-year-old Lake City man died following a vehicle fire which ha...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

Two Arrested In Gas Station Armed Robbery

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) arrests two people for their roles in an early-morning gas station robbery near Daytona International Speedway with assistance from the Volusia Sheriff’s Office (VSO). 

33-year-old John M. Graha...

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Posted on: December 9, 2021

Arrest Made In Shooting Threat At Embry-Riddle

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UPDATE (12/09/2021): We have filed the following charges against John Hagins in this incident:

- Written threats to injure or kill

- Terrorism

- Attempted first degree homicide

He will be held under NO BOND status for all three charges until his firs...

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

Suspect Charged In Co-Worker’s Murder

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) files a second-degree murder charge against a 26-year-old Leesburg man for assaulting a co-worker at their place of employment with a metal bat, causing injuries that eventually led to the death of the victim.

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Posted on: November 15, 2021

Pedestrian Killed In Beville Road Traffic Accident

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) is actively investigating a traffic accident where a man lost his life after he was struck by two vehicles.

DBPD units responded to 1270 Beville Road soon after Volusia County emergency dispatchers received calls ...

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Posted on: November 8, 2021

Suspect Wanted For Murdering 29-Year-Old Man Caught

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UPDATE #2 (02/04/2022): After a multi-state search, Keylan Baker was arrested and taken into custody on January 31, 2022, in McRae-Helena, Georgia. Special thanks to the U.S. Marshals Service Florida/Caribbean Regional Fugitive Taskforce for their assista...

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Posted on: October 28, 2021

Suspect Sought In Weaver Street Stabbing Death Caught

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UPDATE #2 (02/04/2022): After a relentless search effort, Joseph Williams has been arrested and was taken into custody last night (2/3/22) in Daytona Beach. Special thanks to the U.S. Marshals Service Florida/Caribbean Regional Fugitive Taskforce...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Officer Jason Raynor Scholarship Fund Established

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A scholarship fund established in honor of fallen Daytona Beach Police Officer Jason Raynor will assist future sworn members of the Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) in paying for their education and training.

The bank account for that fund was recent...

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

Suspect Shot In Leg While Shooting At Officers

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A 25-year-old man is now in custody after he shot at Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) officers while those officers were conducting an overnight patrol near Westside Elementary School.

Joseph Calvin Jaynes II surrendered to officers just aft...

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Posted on: September 24, 2021

Pedestrian Hit & Killed By Vehicle On U.S. 1

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UPDATE (09/27/2021): The woman who passed away in this incident has been identified. Our thanks to those of you who reached out to help. It's appreciated.

Original post below.

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Two Arrested In Drug Raid At Beachside Motel

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For the second time in a year, the Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) raids a beachside motel after investigators obtained a narcotics search warrant signed by a Volusia County judge, taking two people into custody.

36-year-old Anthony M. Mascaro and 3...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Daytona Beach Resident Arrested Again For Drug Dealing

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The resident of an apartment in Daytona Beach is now facing charges after members of the Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) received numerous tips that she was using her residence as a place for selling drugs again.

45-year-old Kelly C. Cooke was booke...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

DBPD Officer Hospitalized With COVID-19 Passes Away

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With his family’s blessing, we regret to inform you that a Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) officer who contracted COVID-19 has passed away.

Adam Webb lost his battle at 11:29 a.m. today (September 1, 2021) at AdventHealth Palm Coast with h...

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

Elderly Man Loses Life In Motor Vehicle Accident

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) is looking for anyone who witnessed a motor vehicle accident where an elderly Daytona Beach resident passed away after his vehicle was found in a retention pond inside the LPGA International subdivision.

First res...

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Posted on: August 28, 2021

Man Found Shot & Killed At Apartment Complex

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The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) is actively investigating after a man was shot and killed at an apartment complex near Beville Road and Williamson Boulevard.

Members of DBPD’s Criminal Investigation Division (CID) responded to a weapons complain...

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

Cousins Charged For Plotting Out-Of-State Robbery

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A pair of cousins are in even more trouble with the law after numerous recordings of phone calls at Volusia County Jail (VCJ) show they and another man planned to break into an elderly man’s home in Iowa and rob him.

22-year-old Jeremy L...

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Posted on: August 22, 2021

Detectives Make Arrest In Suspicious Death

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UPDATE (08/24/2021): Detectives have arrested 33-year-old Deandre K. Anderson on a felony count of premeditated first-degree murder in connection with this case.

Original post below. 

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Posted on: August 21, 2021

Suspect In Beach Street Homicide Arrested

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A homeless man is arrested and charged with second-degree murder in the death of another homeless man in downtown Daytona Beach. 

The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) took 49-year-old David M. Mordecai into custody early this morning (August...

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Posted on: August 19, 2021

Events Planned To Honor Fallen Officer Jason Raynor

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In coordination with the family of fallen Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) Officer Jason Raynor, events will be held on Sunday (August 22, 2021) and Monday (August 23, 2021) where respects will be paid to Officer Raynor. 

These events are no...

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Posted on: August 18, 2021

Wreath-Laying Ceremony For Fallen Officer Jason Raynor

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UPDATE (08/20/2021): Our thanks to all of you who took time to attend yesterday's ceremony. If you missed it, you can view the photos and video on our social media platforms.

Original post below.

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In coordination with the family of fallen Daytona ...

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Posted on: August 17, 2021

Officer Shot While On Patrol Passes Away

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With his family’s blessing, we regret to inform you that the Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) officer who was shot nearly two months ago has succumbed to his injury.

Officer Jason Raynor passed away at 8:09 this evening (August 17, 2021) at Halifax H...

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Posted on: August 18, 2021

Police Officer Jason Raynor passed away Aug. 17

Mayor's Message on Passing of Officer Jason Raynor

The passing of Officer Jason Raynor has shattered our collective heart into millions of pieces. We are comforted by the unity and commitment that has engulfed our city to honor and perpetuate the noble cause of justice for which he lived and paid the last...

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