Operational Support Division

Lieutenant John Hamp Lieutenant John Hamp
Special Operations Section Commander
7474 Utilities Road
Punta Gorda FL 33982
(941) 639-2101
  • Juvenile/SRO Unit
  • Explorers
  • K9 Unit
  • Special Services Unit
  • Traffic Unit
  • Marine Patrol Unit
  • Environmental Crimes

Lieutenant Kenrick Roguska Lieutenant Kenrick Roguska
Training Section Commander
7474 Utilities Road
Punta Gorda FL 33982
(941) 833-6281
The Training Section is committed to excellence and provides contemporary training to all members of the Sheriff's Office. Instructors are required to maintain many certifications and they are continuously looking for ways to improve training.

Sergeant Hurley Burnette Sergeant Hurley Burnette
Volunteer Coordinator
7474 Utilities Road
Punta Gorda FL 33982
(941) 575-5367
The Volunteer Services Coordinator is responsible for all of the volunteers at the Sheriff's Office, providing a central coordinating point for effective volunteer management. The goal is to assist volunteer efforts to provide more productive services. Click here to find out more about volunteering at the Sheriff's Office.

Communications Communications
7474 Utilities Road
Punta Gorda FL 33982
(941) 639-2101
Emergencies: 9-1-1
The personnel assigned to Communications Unit form the primary Communications Center for 911, Law Enforcement, and Charlotte Fire/EMS. The Center also receives both emergency and non-emergency cellular calls.

Laurene Anderson Laurene Anderson
E911 Administrator
7474 Utilities Road
Punta Gorda FL 33982
(941) 575-5339
The E911 Section is responsible for developing, coordinating and maintaining the County's 911 Emergency telephone infrastructure from the backbone to the workstation, components, databases, and all supporting elements.

Fleet Maintenance Fleet Maintenance
7474 Utilities Road
Punta Gorda, FL. 33982
(941) 833-5681
Personnel assigned to Fleet Maintenance are responsible for the fleet of vehicles operated by members of the Sheriff's Office. They track the maintenance work done on each vehicle and insure that each vehicle has the required equipment properly installed.

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