Captain Octavio "Toby" Rabelo has served with the Miami Beach Police Department since 1994. During his tenure he has been assigned in a variety of capacities to include: Lieutenant of the Support Services Division, Lieutenant of the Patrol Division, Sergeant in the Patrol Division, Sergeant in the Criminal Investigations Division and Officer in the Patrol Division. he has served as the Police Department's Field Training Officer Program Manager, Training Unit Commander, Officer Safety Committee Member, Citizens Police Academy Co-Director, Sergeant of the Robbery Unit and member of the Kindergarten Cop Program.
Captain Rabelo is currently assigned to the Technical Services Division. He oversees all aspects of the Professional Standards Unit, Records Unit and Information Resource Office.
Captain Rabelo holds an Associates in Arts Degree in Education from Miami Dade College and is working towards his Bachelors of Arts Degree in Criminal justice from Florida International University. He has attended numerous Law Enforcement training courses.
Captain Rabelo has received the Miami Beach Police Department's Life Saving Award, three Outstanding Service Award medals, numerous Unit Citations and Letters of Commendations and Appreciation.