776 Vanderbilt Beach Road
Naples, FL 34108-8707
OFFICE HOURS: Monday through Friday,
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
In an EMERGENCY call 911
Lieutenant Rich Hampton began his career proudly serving in the United States Air Force and was deployed during Operation Noble Eagle after September 11, 2001.
He joined the Collier County Sheriff’s Office in 1997, serving in the Naples Jail Center as a Corrections Officer. Lt. Hampton became duel-certified as a law enforcement officer and moved to the road to serve as a Road Patrol deputy. He was an instructor for the Agency’s DRILL Academy, transferred to the CCSO Gang Unit as an Investigator, and subsequently was promoted to Gang Sergeant.
Lt. Hampton currently serves the Agency as the commander of the North Naples District One Substation. He is a graduate of the University of Louisville Command Officer development program and is a prior Executive Board Member for Florida Gang Investigators Association.
He holds a variety of instructor certifications and is an Adjunct Professor at St. Petersburg College specializing in Juvenile Delinquency and Criminal Street Gangs.
Lt. Hampton is married to wife Tara and together they have four wonderful children