Invest Yourself in Your Community!
The Flagler County Sheriff's Office is always looking for citizens who may want to volunteer their services and work with our law enforcement professionals. Volunteers bring their personal and professional experiences and skills to enhance the services provided by the Flagler County Sheriff's Office.
The Flagler County Sheriff's Office offers a number of specific volunteer opportunities that complement our department in addressing the community's needs. These volunteer groups consist of:
• Citizen Observer Patrol: The unit is comprised of trained volunteers who assist law enforcement in a variety of tasks. COPS serve in patrol, traffic crash investigation and community service volunteer positions that will help the Sheriff deliver better service throughout our community.
• Internships: College students who are interested in a career law enforcement and are enrolled in a criminal Justice internship program requiring them to participate in an internship program for college credit may want to consider a volunteer position with the Sheriff's Office.
• Sheriff's Mounted Patrol: The posse members are comprised of volunteers who use their personal horses for Sheriff's Office duties such as patrol of shopping center and commercial districts, search and rescue, public relations, parade details, training sessions and various community events.
• Cold Case Unit: This unit is comprised of retired law enforcement officers many of whom have relocated to Flagler County. The unit works with investigators within the agencies Investigative Services Division.
If you are interested in obtaining more information about volunteer opportunities with the Sheriff's Department, you may contact the Human Resources Division at 386-586-4822.