Alachua County Sheriff’s Department

At the Freed Promise Project, we are monitoring the Alachua County Sheriff’s department for scandals, and corruption. We encourage reporting any information you may have on corruption or mistreatment of inmates by the Alachua County Sheriff’s Department to the proper authorities immediately. We understand reporting the Alachua County may be an intimidating task, if you would like help please feel free to contact us at the Freed Promise Project @

With the COVID 19 Coronavirus pandemic affecting Alachua County Sheriff Department and Local County Jail we are paying specific attention to this situation. We are seeing a never before seen situation with the COVID 19 Coronavirus break out in the way the Alachua County is handling the treatment of Alachua County inmates please let us know of any mistreatment by the Alachua County jail to

Alachua County Sheriff

Current Sheriff

30-year veteran, Gainesville Police Department, retired at the rank of Captain; elected Sheriff of Alachua County, November 2006; re-elected 2008, 2012 and 2016.

During the upcoming 2020 Elections, we are also monitoring Alachua County candidates in the current Alachua County Sherriff 2020 Election. We do this with an eye for fairness but with an understanding that no single person has more influence in the everyday life of Alachua County Inmates and their families.