Non-Emergency Line: (352) 754-6830 | In an Emergency call 911
Non-Emergency Line: (352) 754-6830 In an Emergency call 911
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Hernando County is located on the West coast of Central Florida. The Sheriff's Office provides law enforcement services to a population of approximately 186,000, including the City of Brooksville. This is an increase of nearly 318%
since 1980, and Hernando continues to be regarded as one of the fastest-growing counties in the United States.
The Hernando County Sheriff's Office is committed to responding to the needs of the citizens of Hernando County. Our mission is to maintain peace and order, safeguard life and property, and protect individual rights through the delivery
of professional services. The measure of our service will be judged by the community.
Contact Amber McClanahan at 352-797-3680 for more information.
Junior Citizens Academy is a two-day program for kids in 5th – 8th grade. This program teaches them about six of our different units we have here at the Sheriff’s Office. The presentation includes Forensics, Civilian Mounted Unit (horses), Communications (dispatch), K-9, Drone Unit, and S.W.A.T. for a fun, interactive, and educational two days.