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Joseph Janos, Captain

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Jail Division I

Captain Joseph Janos is the Deputy Division Commander for Jail Division I. Captain Joseph Janos is a native of Tarrytown, New York.  He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice in 1988 at Buffalo State College.
Captain Janos began his career as a deputy in 1989 with the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office in Key West, Florida, where he reached the rank of lieutenant before relocating to the Tampa Bay Area in 2000 to join the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office as a deputy. He has been a deputy in many different positions at both the Orient road and Falkenburg Road Jail facilities, and has held supervisory positions at each as well. In addition, he has held the positions of Training Sergeant and Shift Commander as a lieutenant at the Falkenburg Road Jail.

Captain Janos and his wife, Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Kin Janos, have two teenage children.