Show/Hide
If you see something suspicious call CCSO. See it. Say it. Make the call. More...

Professional Responsibility Bureau

Print
Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

OFFICE HOURS: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

PHONE: 239-252-0920

EMAIL: prb@colliersheriff.org

Call 911 if you have an Emergency

The public has the right to efficient, fair and impartial treatment. the Professional Responsibilty Bureau protects the relationship between the CCSO and the public by investigating all allegations made against CCSO members by the public or any agency member.

PRB works to ensure members abide by Agency values and makes certain each member maintains high standards of conduct and professionalism. Corrective measures are taken when members are found to be non-compliant with Agency policy and procedures. Furthermore, PRB investigates all member misconduct allegations whether the complaint is anonymous or not.

Click here to learn more.

PRB investigations conducted Jan. 1, 2016 to Dec. 31, 2016:

Sustained allegations = 31 (41%)
Not Sustained allegations = 12 (16%)
Exceptional closure = 0 (0%)
Unfounded = 4 (5%)
No further investigation = 2 (3%)
Exonerated = 26 (35%)
Policy Failure = 0 (0%)
Total allegations 75  

PRB investigations conducted Jan. 1, 2015 to Dec. 31, 2015:

Sustained allegations = 13 (19%)
Not Sustained allegations = 21 (31%)
Exceptional closure = 0 (0%)
Unfounded = 1 (2%)
No further investigation = 0 (0%)
Exonerated = 32 (48%)
Policy Failure = 0 (0%)
Total allegations 67 

PRB investigations conducted Jan. 1, 2014 to Dec. 31, 2014:

Sustained allegations = 36 (59%)
Not Sustained allegations = 4 (6%)
Exceptional closure = 3 (5%)
Unfounded = 1 (2%)
No further investigation = 1 (2%)
Exonerated = 16 (26%)
Policy Failure = 0 (0%)
Total allegations 61

PRB investigations conducted Jan. 1, 2013 to Dec. 31, 2013:

Sustained allegations = 12 (19.35%)
Not Sustained allegations = 13 (20.97%)
Exceptional closure = 1 (1.61%)
Unfounded = 6 (9.68%)
No further investigation = 4 (6.45%)
Exonerated = 26 (41.94%)
Policy Failure = 0 (0.00%)
Total allegations 62

PRB investigations conducted Jan. 1, 2012 to Dec. 31, 2012:

Sustained allegations = 19 (44.44%)
Not Sustained allegations = 36 (8.33%)
Exceptional closure = 0 (0.00%)
Unfounded = 2 (5.56%)
No further investigation = 2 (5.56%)
Exonerated = 13 (36.11%)
Policy Failure = 0 (0.00%)
Total allegations 72

PRB investigations conducted Jan. 1, 2011 to Dec. 31, 2011:

Sustained allegations = 29 (38.67%)
Not Sustained allegations = 12 (16.00%)
Exceptional closure = 7 (9.33%)
Unfounded = 3 (4.00%)
No further investigation = 8 (10.67%)
Exonerated = 15 (20.00%)
Policy Failure = 1 (1.33%)
Total allegations 75

PRB investigations conducted Jan. 1, 2010 to Dec. 31, 2010:

Sustained allegations = 30 (37.04%)
Not Sustained allegations = 7 (8.64%)
Exceptional closure = 2 (2.47%)
Unfounded = 2 (2.47%)
No further investigation = 12 (14.81%)
Exonerated = 28 (34.57%)
Total allegations 81

PRB investigations conducted Jan. 1, 2009 to Dec. 31, 2009:

Substantiated allegations = 44 (23.16 %)
Not Substantiated allegations = 15 (7.89%)
Exceptional Closure = 1 (0.53%)
Unfounded = 3 (1.58%)
No further investigation = 27 (14.21%)
Exonerated = 100 (52.63%)
Total allegations 190

PRB investigations conducted Jan. 1, 2008 to Dec. 31, 2008:

Sustained allegations = 59 (29.41%)
Not Sustained allegations = 19 (10.92%)
Exceptional Closure = 0 (0.00)
Unfounded = 15 (3.36%)
No further investigation = 10 (15.97%)
Exonerated = 43 (40.34%)
Total allegations 155

PRB investigations conducted Jan. 1, 2007 to Dec. 31, 2007:

Sustained allegations = 53 (31.93%)
Not Sustained allegations = 32 (19.28%)
Exceptional Closure = 0 (0.00)
Unfounded = 4 (2.41%)
No further investigation = 13 (7.83%)
Exonerated = 64 (38.55%)
Total allegations 166

Click here to file a complaint or commend a deputy

**Above results are based on cases closed with in the year.

Did you know…
Citizens’ Review Panel reviews all closed internal affairs investigations involving allegations of unreasonable force.