MONROE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE


General Order


CHAPTER: 001

TITLE: Organizational Structure

EFFECTIVE DATE:

July 28, 2010

NO. PAGES:

10

REVIEWED/REVISED:

11-14-17

REFERENCE:

CALEA 1.2.1; 11.1.1; 12.1.1, 12.1.2

RESCINDS:


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Sheriff of Monroe County


PURPOSE


The purpose of this directive is to establish and describe the organizational structure and functions of the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office.


DISCUSSION


This directive shall apply to all Sheriff’s personnel. The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office is headquartered in Key West, Florida and has satellite substations and detention centers throughout Monroe County. The Office performs three main functions; Law Enforcement, Corrections, and Administration.


Each year the organizational structure of the office is updated and charted for distribution to all personnel electronically.


POLICY AND PROCEDURE


Organizational Structure [CALEA 11.1.1]


The order of rank within the Sheriff's Office is as follows:





Authority of the Major of the Bureau of Law Enforcement:


Directly under the control of the Major of the Bureau of Law Enforcement are the Law Enforcement Captains, the Captain of Support Services, and the Reserve Unit.

All Captains shall have the authority to implement orders, rules, and regulations for their respective District for the more efficient and effective operations of their District, as long as such orders, rules, and/or regulations do not violate, contradict, or dissolve the orders, rules and regulations set forth in this manual.


The Reserve Unit consists of volunteers, both civilian and law enforcement, who aid in the provision of services provided by the Office. The Reserve Unit is under the control of the Reserve Captain.


Authority of Captains of the Bureau of Law Enforcement:



All Directors within the Office are appointed by the Sheriff for control and operation of their respective Division. Each Director shall have the authority to implement orders, rules, and regulations for their respective Division, as long as such order, rules, and/or regulations do not violate, contradict, or dissolve the orders, rules and regulations set forth in this manual.

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10, 2017