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Law Enforcement Agencies in Miami-Dade County

Miami-Dade County abolished the constitutional offices of the sheriff and transferred this power to the mayor, and granted the mayor the discretion to sub-delegate the powers. The duties of the sheriff were transferred to the police department, the director of which is appointed by the mayor.

If you were arrested for a felony or misdemeanor offense in Miami-Dade County, FL, then it is important for your criminal defense attorney to be familiar with the law enforcement agency that investigated the crime and made the arrest. Sometimes mistakes made by the investigating officers can have a huge impact on the way the case is ultimately resolved in court.

Call E.J. Hubbs, an experienced criminal defense attorney to discuss your case and the best ways to fight the criminal charges pending against you. Call (305) 615-5945 today.


List of Miami-Dade County Law Enforcement Agencies

This list of local law enforcement agencies was provided to give you more information about local police departments located within Miami-Dade County, FL. Local law enforcement agencies located in or around Miami-Dade County include the following:


Additional Resources

Miami-Adde County Association of Chiefs of Police - The MDCACP has over four hundred members that serve in the various law enforcement agencies in Miami-Dade County, FL.


This article was last updated on Wednesday, June 7, 2017.

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