Sheriff Ken J. Mascara (D)
Indian River Community College, AA/AS degree, criminal justice; Life University, D.C. degree; Florida Atlantic University, BA degree, Criminal Justice 2012; FBI Federal Executive Development Seminar, 2003; graduate, FBI National Executive Institute Class No. 30, 2007
St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office – Auxiliary Deputy Sheriff, Detention Deputy, Law Enforcement Deputy, Part-time Deputy; elected St. Lucie County Sheriff, 2000, re-elected, 2004, 2008 and 2012.
Honors and Affiliations
Law Enforcement Officer of the Year, American Legion White City Post 358, 2002 and 2004; Citizen of the Year, Fraternal Order of Police Lodge No. 41; Chairman, Weed and Seed of St. Lucie County; Chairman, Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation; Director, Hundred Club of St. Lucie County; Board of Managers, Florida Sheriffs Workers Compensation Self-Insurance Fund; member, National Sheriffs Association and Exchange Club of St. Lucie County CASTLE; past president, Treasure Coast Chiefs of Police and Sheriffs Association, 2006; Advisory Committee to National Task Force on Community Preparedness and Response, 2005; Board of Directors, Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranches; member, Region 5 Gang Reduction Task Force; chairman, Crime Lab Advisory Council; Outstanding Law Enforcement Officer Award from the United States Attorney's Office, 2009; Southern District of Florida Children's Champion Award from New Horizons of the Treasure Coast, 2010; vice president, Florida Deputy Sheriffs Association, 2012.
Address: 4700 W. Midway Rd., Ft. Pierce, 34981-4825
Phone: (772) 462-7300
County Seat: Fort Pierce
County Website: http://www.stlucieco.gov/