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Caristo Appointed Palm Beach Police Chief
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On Friday, Town Manager Kirk Blown appointed Nicholas Caristo, a major who has been acting chief of the Palm Beach Police Department since September, police chief, as first reported by the Palm Beach Daily News. Blouin made the announcement before a standing-room only audience at a department meeting in the

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Palm Beach Couple Find Brick of Cocaine on Beach
Town of Palm Beach News

On April 2, after enjoying dinner at the Flager Steakhouse, Anderson Ohman said he and his girlfriend decided to walk back to their home in Palm Beach, as first reported by the Palm Beach Daily News.  The couple walked barefoot on the beach near Atlantic Avenue and North Ocean Boulevard,

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Palm Beach Experiencing Rise in Auto Thefts
Town of Palm Beach News

Since December, the usually quiet town of Palm Beach has seen a rash of auto thefts, as first reported by the Palm Beach Daily News. Between 2010 and 2014, annual thefts ranged from three to seven, a number that more than tripled between 2014 and 2015. So far, in the

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Kraft's Arraignment Scheduled
Town of Palm Beach News

Robert Kraft’s lawyer said that Kraft, owner of the NFL’s New England Patriots, will not appear at the hearing on two counts of soliciting a prostitute at a Jupiter day spa, as first reported by the Palm Beach Daily News. The prostitution case against Kraft is scheduled for an arraignment

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Palm Beach Refuses to Move Beached Boat
Town of Palm Beach News

The 32-foot vessel originally named Summer Smart, beached near President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago since Jan. 23, is falling apart, but as of now the Town of Palm Beach is refusing to remove it, as first reported by the Palm Beach Daily News. “That falls into the category of no good

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Abandoned Boat Begins to Break Apart
Town of Palm Beach News

A boat abandoned and beached just north of Mar-a-Lago has begun breaking apart in the rough surf, exposing gas and oil tanks that some residents worry will contaminate the beach and ocean, as first reported by the Palm Beach Daily News. Pinpointing whose responsibility removing the abandoned boat and ensuring

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Town Council Works to Retain Police & Firefighters
Town of Palm Beach News

The Town of Palm Beach is currently undergoing a study to determine why so many of the Town’s firefighters and police are leaving for other agencies, as first reported by the Palm Beach Daily News. The study, however, comparing compensation of town employees to the local market, will not be

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Summer Crime in The Town of Palm Beach
Town of Palm Beach News

As every resident of Palm Beach County knows, the Town of Palm Beach is one of the safest towns in all of South Florida. The entire town, seemingly cut off from the rest of Florida on its own little island, has a reported crime rate of around 165 a year,

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Town of Palm Beach News

Last Tuesday the Town of Palm Beach Town Council approved a plan to revamp the heating and air conditioning system at the Town of Palm Beach Police Department. The unanimous council vote included the approval for a project budget of $1,362,000 for construction, and $83,000 for construction-phase services by the

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Town of Palm Beach News

Palm Beach departments of public safety, more specifically the police and fire departments, have been experiencing an alarming amount of employee turnover over the years. The Town of Palm Beach Town Council members have brought up, in a recent meeting, that the fire and police departments might have an issue

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