Chad Chronister, Sheriff

To Protect and Serve

The mission of the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is to serve, protect, and defend the community while preserving the rights and dignity of all.

It's our duty to make Hillsborough County, Florida a safer place. We do this by working together with the community. It's one of our greatest strengths.

Latest News & Events

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Mother arrested for ramming Hillsborough County school bus
Nov 20, 2019

A Hillsborough County mother who refused to get out of her car at her child's bus stop was later arrested for ramming the bus with her vehicle on...

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Man charged with manslaughter following fight at bowling alley
Nov 19, 2019

A fight outside a bowling alley led to one man’s death. On Monday, the person he fought was charged with manslaughter by the Hillsborough County...

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Suspect sought in Valrico Home Depot theft
Nov 19, 2019

The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect who stole multiple large items from a Home Depot...

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Missing Persons

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