St. Johns County Sheriff Seeks $13 Million Increase in Budget Compared to Previous Year

The Sheriff of St. Johns County, Rob Hardwick, presented his budget proposal for the upcoming fiscal year to the county commissioners. His proposal requests an increase of $13 million from the current budget, totaling $118 million. Salaries would receive an additional $4 million and retirement benefits an additional $5 million. The Commission will not vote on the budget at the meeting but will once the county’s property appraiser and clerk of courts present their budgets on June 20. The full budget proposal can be found on the Sheriff’s website.

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