Sheriff Deryl B. Loar (R)
Lake Weir High School, Ocala, FL; AA degree, Central Florida Community College, Ocala, FL; BA degree, Barry University, Miami, FL; attended University of Florida and Florida State University
Career Florida Highway Patrol – Trooper, Drug Interdiction Officer, Corporal, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Captain, District Commander Treasure Coast, 1989-2008; DHSMV Management Fellow, 1996-1998; IRC Chamber of Commerce Leadership, 2007; Elected Sheriff of Indian River County, 2008; re-elected 2012.
Honors and Affiliations
Past president and director, Treasure Coast Chiefs & Sheriff’s Association; 1990 Palm Beach Post Officer of the Year nominee; member, PBA, Florida Association of State Troopers, FHP Command Officers Association, American Association of State Troopers; Masonic Lodge #87; IRC Juvenile Justice Council; IRC Substance Abuse Council; 19th Judicial Circuit Victims Rights Coalition; FBI LEEDS #63; IRC March of Dimes; IRC United Way.
Address: 4055 41st Ave., Vero Beach, 32960-1802
Phone: (772) 569-6700
County Seat: Vero Beach
County Website: http://www.ircgov.com/