Off-Duty Miami-Dade Police Officer Airlifted After Attempting Suicide in Tamarac

Off-Duty Miami-Dade Police Officer Attempts Suicide in Tamarac

Tamarac Fire Rescue {photo by Aiden Palmer}

By Sharon Aron Baron

An off-duty Miami-Dade Police Department officer who made suicidal threats was airlifted to a hospital on Sunday, according to officials.

Dispatchers received a call at approximately 6:40 p.m. regarding the individual in the 6800 block of Commercial Blvd in Tamarac.

Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies arrived on the scene, and a preliminary investigation revealed that an off-duty Miami-Dade Police Department officer attempted suicide. Miami-Dade Police were in contact with the individual, as well as a negotiator, according to BSO. 

The individual was airlifted to a nearby hospital. No other details have been released at this time.

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Sharon Aron Baron
Sharon Aron Baron
Sharon Aron Baron is the Editor of Talk Media and Tamarac Talk, Coral Springs Talk, and Parkland Talk. Tamarac Talk was created in 2011 to provide News for the residents of Tamarac and is the #1 News Source for Residents.

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