In a more security-conscious society, police services will become more critical. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor, employment opportunities for police officers are expected to grow by 7 percent through 2025.
Job Potential Earnings
According to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Labor Market Statistics, starting annual salaries for a police officer and sheriff's deputy begin at about $41,000 with a mid-level pay around $58,000.
A shift-friendly academy (two days per week) is offered. This academy is offered once a year.
For more information concerning academy schedules, contact 352-518-1364.