Table 80

FLORIDA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
by State by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2008
Metropolitan/Nonmetropolitan Counties County Total law enforcement employees Total officers Total civilians
Metropolitan Counties Alachua 836 294 542
Baker 55 47 8
Bay 514 213 301
Brevard 1,158 496 662
Broward 1,134 451 683
Charlotte 633 294 339
Clay 562 267 295
Collier 1,008 626 382
Escambia 1,040 386 654
Flagler 171 118 53
Gadsden 66 44 22
Gilchrist 56 28 28
Hernando 424 244 180
Hillsborough 3,340 1,213 2,127
Indian River 489 202 287
Jefferson 47 20 27
Lake 724 482 242
Lee 1,512 642 870
Leon 351 235 116
Manatee 1,035 661 374
Marion 841 393 448
Martin 526 266 260
Miami-Dade 4,483 3,091 1,392
Nassau 241 147 94
Okaloosa 354 255 99
Orange 1,851 1,243 608
Osceola 587 379 208
Palm Beach 3,014 1,251 1,763
Pasco 1,063 470 593
Pinellas 1,251 670 581
Polk 1,541 645 896
Santa Rosa 262 189 73
Sarasota 921 408 513
Seminole 1,044 392 652
St. Johns 571 274 297
St. Lucie 673 509 164
Volusia 64 60 4
Wakulla 97 58 39
Nonmetropolitan Counties Bradford 69 25 44
Calhoun 21 14 7
Citrus 359 222 137
Columbia 197 91 106
DeSoto 82 53 29
Dixie 61 26 35
Franklin 66 48 18
Glades 40 26 14
Gulf 40 27 13
Hamilton 58 21 37
Hardee 92 43 49
Hendry 131 64 67
Highlands 335 132 203
Holmes 24 18 6
Jackson 78 58 20
Lafayette 10 9 1
Levy 155 78 77
Liberty 27 15 12
Madison 69 55 14
Monroe 505 207 298
Okeechobee 208 90 118
Putnam 188 115 73
Sumter 228 152 76
Suwannee 99 57 42
Taylor 47 32 15
Union 20 12 8
Walton 204 161 43
Washington 83 58 25

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