Citrus County Sheriff Department

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

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

Current Citrus County Sheriff

Sheriff Mike Prendergast

Florida Department of Veterans Affairs, executive director; Chief of Staff to the Governor of the State of Florida; elected Sheriff of Citrus County, 2016.

Scandals and Corruption Allegations

During the upcoming 2020 Elections, we are also monitoring Citrus County candidates in the current Citrus 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 Citrus County Inmates and their families.