Our volunteers serve a very important role in the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office.  Their efforts enable us to operate more efficiently by focusing on our law enforcement responsibilities to the community.

If you are interested in joining the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office as a volunteer, have we got a great job for you!  Whether you are looking for a meaningful way to give back to your community or you are interested in learning more about law enforcement as a future career, we have a variety of assignments where you can really make a difference.

Benefits of Volunteering:

  • Learn more about law enforcement.

  • Develop your job skills.

  • Help your community.

  • Make new friends and contacts.

  • Help your Sheriff’s Office fight crime.

Volunteer Placement:
  • District Offices

  • Community Substations

  • Records Department

  • Court Process

  • Identification

  • Jails (Contact Inmates Programs for details on current volunteer opportunities, 813-247-8479)

Qualifications for Volunteering:
  • At least 19 years of age.

  • United States citizen.

  • Successfully pass a background investigation.


Diana I Watson
Law Enforcement Deputy

(813) 247-0950