The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office announces High Visibility Enforcement details funded through a contract from the Institute of Police Technology and Management in partnership with the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT). This contract is specifically designed to pay for overtime traffic deployments focused on improving bicyclist and pedestrian safety.
Starting on Wednesday, December 13, 2023 through May 2024, JSO Officers will conduct High Visibility Enforcement details in high traffic areas throughout Duval County. The goal of this enforcement effort is to increase awareness of and compliance with traffic laws that protect the safety of pedestrians and bicyclists.
Enforcement efforts will focus primarily on educating drivers, pedestrians, and bicyclists. However, violations may result in warnings or citations depending on the circumstances. (Posted December 6, 2023)
The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is applying for a federally funded Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) in the amount of $93,259.00 to support the Crime Analysis Unit. The application will include a public safety analyst position, equipment, supplies, training, and travel. As part of the grant application process, the Sheriff’s Office is required to make this announcement public, allowing for public comment. To review the application or comment, please contact the Grants Office at: firstname.lastname@example.org
. (Posted September 25, 2023)
Traffic Safety / Sobriety Checkpoints
Locations and dates of checkpoints
Section 286.0105, Florida Statutes states that if a person decides to appeal any decision made by a board, agency, or commission with respect to any matter considered at a meeting or hearing, he or she will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, he may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), if any person with a disability as defined by the ADA needs special accommodations to participate in a public meeting, they are asked to contact the event contact listed on the notice no later than 48 business hours prior to the scheduled event.