Cape Coral Police Department-Man Arrested After Making 15 False 911 Calls


On July 12, 2020 around 10:00 am, Officers responded to 328 SE 16th Place due to a request for officer. Joseph Rullo had called the 911 emergency line 15 times within a 24 hour period. Officers responded to each call and found no emergency.

On the last call made to 911, Officers were approaching the residence and heard Rullo make a threat against using a handgun against our officers. Officers backed away from the residence for their security and began using a vehicle’s PA system to communicate with Rullo.