|Information Services Manager
The Information Services Division supports the information technology needs
for every division in the Sheriff’s Office. The division is led by Bureau
Chief Rob Forlini, who supervises Information Services Manager Kevin McDow. Kevin McDow
is responsible for managing seven people who tackle the overall daily IT operations.
This division is responsible for every aspect of computer use within the agency
from the purchase and installation of software for an employee's desktop system
to the development and implementation of the complex systems behind the scenes.
The Information Services Division impacts virtually every part of the Sheriff's Office
and is vital to the day to day operation of the agency to include the maintenance
and providing technical support for the agency's web site.
The Information Services Division supports hundreds of computers in several locations
throughout Citrus County. Critical applications include Records Management, Criminal
Intelligence and Analysis, Mapping (GIS), Payroll and Human Resources.
The Information Services Division plays an integral role in support of the Sheriff's Office
by identifying opportunities for the agency to improve its effectiveness and productivity
through the strategic use of technology. This division provides the computing to support
hundreds of desktop and mobile clients.
The Citrus County Sheriff's Office is dedicated to providing the latest cutting
edge technologies to increase employee productivity which in turn increases our
ability to provide services for the public. The Sheriff is aware of today's needs
for technological improvements and has tasked the Information Services Division with
researching, evaluating, and making formal recommendations in reference to future
technological advancements. This division is committed to providing the best
recommendations to continue moving forward as technology continually progresses.