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Broward County Sheriff Gregory Tony

Sheriff Gregory Tony (D)

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County Details

  • County Seat: Ft. Lauderdale
  • Population: 1,944,375

Education

Pursuing Doctorate degree, Nova Southeastern University, criminal justice, Bachelor’s degree, FBI National Executive Institute Academy-Session 45, 2022, Florida State University, criminology and criminal justice, 2002; master’s degree, Nova Southeastern University, criminal justice, 2008; Graduate, Pat Thomas Law Enforcement Academy Class #289, 2005.

Career

Coral Springs Police Department, sergeant, 2005-2016; Adjunct Criminal Justice Professor, Nova Southeastern University (present), Strayer University, 2009-2016; Adjunct Criminal Justice Professor, University of Phoenix, 2010-2016; Appointed Sheriff, Broward Sheriff’s Office, 2019; elected 2020.

Honors and Affiliations

Sergeant Dale Green Memorial Award, Law Enforcement Operations Unit of the Year, lead department in arrests, 2013; Meritorious Service Award, Prudent Act of Heroism, Coral Springs Police Department, 2015; 8th Exceptional Police Initiative Commendation, 2015; Administrative Service Commendation, Active Shooter Response and Policy Development, 2015; Life Saving Award 2019; Florida Sheriffs Association, Broward County Chiefs of Police Association, Broward Sheriff’s Advisory Council, Broward Sheriff’s Foundation, Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce, National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives, Major County Sheriffs of America, National Sheriff’s Association, Broward League of Cities, International Association Chiefs of Police, Police Executive Research Forum, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Broward Health’s Community Health Needs Assessment, Project Opioid Broward (co-chair).