Hernando County Sheriff Office- Briefing Notes


Information contained in this report is from the previous 24 hours (Tuesday – Friday) or previous weekend (Monday).
Please note – Due to Marsy’s Law, specific information will no longer be provided on incidents that are classified as crimes. Marsy’s Law prohibits law enforcement from releasing any information that could identify the victim of any crime (name, address, sex, age, or any other information).

• Deputies responded to:

o Agency Assist – District 2/Zone 7 – An individual was taken by the Pasco Sheriff’s Office to Bayfront Medical Center Spring Hill for a Baker Act. After arrival, the individual fled the area on foot. The Hernando County Sheriff’s Office assisted in the search and was able to locate the individual hiding near the entrance to the Wellington subdivision. The individual was eventually transported to Springbrook Hospital – 2020-18097.

o Residential Burglary – District 1/Zone 6 – An individual reported seeing a screen to a neighbor’s window on the ground. A deputy responded and found the inside of the residence was ransacked. Several items from inside the home were found next to a nearby shed – Investigation active – 2020-18116.

o Residential Burglary – District 1/Zone 6 – An individual watching over a home for a friend noticed the front door was open. The inside of the home was ransacked. The caretaker reported nothing appeared to be missing – Investigation active – 2020-18144.

• Schools

o N/A

• Miscellaneous:

o N/A

• Total # of inmates housed in the Hernando County Detention Center – 569
o Number of Federal Inmates (included in total) – 93
o Number of Pasco County Inmates (included in total) — 29
o Number of inmates housed in Medical Unit (included in total) –11
o Number of Juvenile Inmates – 0
o Active Hospital Posts – 0

• Number of inmates transported to COURT:
o First Appearance (no transport required) – 7
o County Misdemeanor Court – 1
o Circuit Felony Court — 4
o Drug/Mental Health/Veterans Court – 1.

• Booking Data (previous 24 hours or previous weekend):
o Number of inmates Booked In – 12
o Number of inmates Booked Out (Released) – 13