Sheriff Ric L. Bradshaw (NPA)
West Palm Beach
Lake Worth High School; BS degree, human resources management, with honors, Palm Beach Atlantic University; MS degree, administration, with honors, specialization in emergency management, Lynn University; Administrative Officers Course at the Southern Police Institute, University of Louisville
US Marine Corps
Total of 43 years in law enforcement; West Palm Beach Police Department – Road Patrol Officer, Detective Sergeant, Lieutenant, Captain, Major, Assistant Chief of Police, Chief of Police 1996; elected Sheriff of Palm Beach County, 2004; re-elected 2008 and 2012.
Honors and Affiliations
Chairman, Florida Sheriff’s Emergency Task Force, region 7; member, chairman, Regional Domestic Security Task Force, Region 7; FBI’s Joint Terrorist Task Force Executive Board; Palm Beach County Chiefs of Police, Law Enforcement Planning Council, Police Executive Research Forum, Florida Sheriffs Association; Who’s Who in Academic Excellence in America; member, Medicaid and Public Assistance Fraud Strike Force.
Address: P.O. Box 24681, West Palm Beach, 33416-4681
Phone: (561) 688-3021
Website: Sheriff Ric Bradshaw
County Seat: West Palm Beach
County Website: http://www.co.palm-beach.fl.us/