Citizens are safer at home

By David Hardin, sheriffof Glades County I am addressing you this afternoon in regard to the COVID-19 crisis gripping our county, state and our country. We are being told that the darkest days are coming and that it will be a defining moment for our generation. As your sheriff, I am reaching out to all […]

Sheriff’s office offers background checks

LABELLE — On March 20, Hendry County Sheriff Steve Whidden announced that the Hendry County Sheriff’s Office ACCESS Background Check System is up and running, available for use by businesses, nonprofits and Hendry County’s citizens. The HCSO is the first in the nation to implement this new system, which was created by BI2 Technologies and […]

GCSO to stop serving Civil Process

GLADES COUNTY — Due to the ongoing safety precautions already being placed upon us as a community, the Glades County Sheriff’s Office will stop serving civil process unless it is an emergency order, signed by a county or circuit court judge. We are also restricting our lobby access to limited use only. If your needs […]