2020 Florida Statutes
Bond of sheriffs; small counties.
Bond of sheriffs; large counties.
Obligation of sureties.
Justification of sureties.
Liability of sureties.
Applicability and scope of act.
Appointment; probation; regular appointment.
Regular appointee status.
Conduct of hearing.
Continuation of appointment after a change in sheriff.
Effects of act; no property interest or expectancy in office; sheriff’s authority.
Qualification of deputies; special deputies.
Place of office.
Power to appoint sheriff.
Succession of office.
Powers, duties, and obligations.
Failure to pay over money.
When sheriff may accept service.
Sheriffs’ fees for service of summons, subpoenas, and executions.
Transportation and return of prisoners.
Constructive mileage not to be charged.
Sheriffs may furnish vital war industries guard service against sabotage.
Program to contract for employment of off-duty deputies for security services.
Closing of public facilities upon threat of violence.
Writs, process; duties and liabilities in levying.
Sheriffs; motor vehicles color combination; badges; simulation prohibited; penalties.
Payment of salaries and expenses.
Bailiffs’ meals and lodging.
Fees and commissions.
Handling of public funds.
Independence of constitutional officials.
Release of traffic violator on recognizance or bond; penalty for failure to appear.
Establishment of neighborhood crime watch programs.