Community Events

Citizens meeting Sheriff John MinaPlease join Orange County Sheriff's Office staff at one of the community events below. These events provide an opportunity to meet our deputies and learn about our commitment to keeping our residents and visitors safe.

Looking for Recruiting Events? Visit our Career Section for a list of upcoming Job Fairs.




Kicks 4 Guns

Thursday, October 24

Kicks for Guns October 24 No Questions AskedNO questions asked and NO ID required! Anyone turning in a REAL firearm will receive a $50 gift card! Due to safety precautions, this event is only open to those turning in firearms. When dropping off a firearm, please make sure it's unloaded and stored in a plastic bag inside your car. A deputy will remove the firearm from the car for you.

For more information on this event, please contact Crimeline at 407-423-8477 or Brooke Eckenrod at Brooke.Eckenrod@ocfl.net



7:00 AM - 5:00 PM:

  • United Church of Christ: 9300 University Boulevard, Orlando
  • The Rotary Club: 475 North Kirkman Road, Orlando

7:00 AM - 7:00 PM:

  • OBT Development Building: 2719 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando
  • John Bridges Center: 445 West 13th Street, Apopka


Children's Safety Village Trunk or Treat

Saturday, October 26, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Children's Safety Village

910 Fairvilla Road

Orlando, FL  32808

For more information: http://childrensafetyvillage.org/event/trunk-or-treat-2/




CarFit Checkup

Helping Mature Drivers Find Their Safest Fit

Saturday, November 2, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Orlando Health UF Health Cancer Center

1400 S. Orange Ave.

Orlando, FL  32806

Call 407-246-2814 to schedule your appointment

For more info:  http://www.car-fit.org


Orange County Sheriff's Office Awards Ceremony

Wednesday, November 20, 3:00 p.m.

Eastland Baptist Church

9000 Lake Underhill Road

Orlando, FL  32825

Please join Sheriff Mina and our Senior Staff for the upcoming Orange County Sheriff's Office Awards Ceremony.