Glades County Sheriff Department

At the Freed Promise Project, we are monitoring the Glades County Sherriff’s department for scandals, and corruption. We encourage reporting any information you may have on corruption or mistreatment of inmates by Glades County Sherriff’s Department to the proper authorities immediately. We understand reporting the Glades 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 Glades 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 Glades County is handling the treatment of Glades County inmates please let us know of any mistreatment by the Glades County jail to

Current Glades County Sheriff

Sheriff David Hardin

Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office, 1992-1996; Glades County Sheriff’s Office 1999-2016; elected Sheriff of Glades County, 2016. 

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