TALLAHASSEE, Fla.— Attorney General Ashley Moody, the Florida Sheriffs Association and the Florida Police Chiefs Association today announced a nationwide law enforcement recruitment effort. At a news conference with Sheriff Chad Chronister at the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, Attorney General Moody and the law enforcement leaders announced the creation of the Florida Law Enforcement Virtual Job Fair. The recruitment event will launch tomorrow in all 50 states and help bolster ongoing efforts by the state to bring more officers to Florida.
Attorney General Ashley Moody said, “Florida is the most pro-law enforcement state in the nation, and I am honored to help our great sheriffs and police chiefs recruit qualified officers from across the country. Word is certainly spreading that in Florida, we back the blue, we uphold the rule of law and do all that we can to protect our residents and visitors. I am excited to help ramp up our recruitment efforts to help ensure that Florida remains the best state in the nation.”
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