Hillsborough County, Florida, which includes Tampa, has a population just short of one million. Hillsborough County is the fourth most populated county in the State of Florida. Law enforcement in Hillsborough County issued close to 190,000 moving violations last year. Most of the citations written last year were written for unlawful speed. The Tampa Police Department issued just shy of 30,000 speeding tickets last year. The department has motorcycles, unmarked vehicles, and a helicopter as their disposal to enforce traffic laws. They have all the newest toys, including laser, radar, and speedometer pace. Aside from the Tampa Police Department, the other police department include the Hillsborough County Sheriffs Office, Plant City Police Department, University of South Florida Police Department.
Aside from civil infractions, law enforcement in Hillsborough County is extremely proactive in issuing criminal citations and arresting individuals charged with criminal violations. There were over 6,500 DUI arrests last year in Hillsborough County. Almost half were made by the Tampa Police Department which has an extremely aggressive DUI unit. The Hillsborough County Sheriffs Office also has a DUI squad referred to as operation 3D. This unit is constantly conducting monthly DUI checkpoints throughout the county. If you are facing a Hillsborough County DUI charge click here to go to our DUI website.
We represent individuals charged with any offense in Hillsborough County. If you were stopped in Plant City, Tampa, Temple Terrace, Apollo Beach, Bloomingdale, Boyette, Brandon, Cheval, Citrus Park, Dover, East Lake-Orient Park, Egypt Lake-Leto, Fish Hawk, Gibsonton, Greater Carrollwood, Greater Northdale, Greater Sun Center, Keystone, Lake Magdalene, Lutz, Mango, Palm River-Clair Mel, Pebble Creek, Progress Village, Riverview, Ruskin, Seffner, Thonotosassa, Town ‘n’ Country, University, Valrico, Westchase, Wimauma, Balm, Del Rio, East Lake, East Tampa, Lithia, and New Tampa.