Sheriff Mike Prendergast
Welcome to the Citrus County Sheriff's Office website. We are happy to provide this site as a resource for citizens to stay updated on the latest news in their county and to provide a platform of available resources and programs offered by our office.
For 135 years, we have served selflessly, protecting the citizens of Citrus County since our operations began on June 2, 1887. We continue to build upon our rich legacy through our core values of Integrity, Service above Self, and Loyalty above All. Our mission is simple, to deliver Excellence in Public Safety through our vision to make Citrus County the safest community in Florida.
Remember, we are always here when you need us – day or night, we’ll answer your call.