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Visit the links below to learn more about law enforcement agencies in Pinellas County, Florida. The attorneys at Morris Law Firm, P.A. are focused on criminal defense in Pinellas County, FL. Our attorneys have represented clients who were arrested by the various law enforcement agencies throughout the county.
The thirteen law enforcement agencies in Pinellas County collectively employ more than 1,700 law enforcement officers. Each agency has different standard operating procedures and policies. Understanding these differences is an important part of your strategy when fighting the case.
Call us to find out more about possible defenses for your case. Call (727) 388-4736 today.
Many of the law enforcement agencies serving Pinellas County cooperate with each other by sharing a common report writing system, communications system and dispatching system. A mutual aid agreement exists between the leaders in these agencies and their respected government leaders.
The mutual aid agreement extends some types of law enforcement authority to officers acting outside of his or her territorial jurisdiction.
The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office (PCSO) serves the unincorporated areas in the county. PCSO also has contracts with the following cities to provide services to individuals and businesses within their city limits:
In addition to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office, many cities and towns in Pinellas County have their own police department. These police departments often work with adjoining police departments, the sheriff's office and the Florida Highway Patrol.
In addition to the sheriff'ss office and the local police departments, other state-level law enforcement agencies operating in Pinellas County include:
After an investigation begins involving any of these law enforcement agencies in Pinellas County, contact an experienced criminal defense attorney.
The attorneys at Morris Law Firm, P.A. can represent you at every stage of the case. Call us to find out what we can do to present your side of the case to the investigating officer or detective.
Pinellas Police Standards Council Members - Find the members of the Pinellas Police Standards Council for the thirteen (13) law enforcement agencies of Pinellas County. The Police Applicant Screening Service is located at the SPC Allstate Center at 3200 34th Street South, Suite 135 in St. Petersburg FL. Find information on the salary range. PASS provides background investigations of public safety applicants for employment consideration within the Pinellas County law enforcement community.
Our attorneys represent clients being investigated by officers with following agencies:
We also represent clients investigated for traffic offenses and driver license related crimes by the Florida Highway Patrol.
Our lawyers also represent clients under investigation by a state level law enforcement agency for any felony or misdemeanor case in the Tampa Bay area. Call (727) 388-4736 today to discuss your case with an experienced criminal defense attorney at Morris Law Firm, P.A..
This article was last updated on Thursday, August 3, 2017.