Palmetto Police Department sworn Officers are available to be contracted for public and private events within the City of Palmetto. There is a three hour minimum for security assignments. Elements of the venue, type of activity, number of attendees and whether or not alcohol is being served may affect the minimum number of Officers required for the assignment.
The normal hourly rate is $35.00 per hour and depending on the number of Officers assigned, it may be mandatory for a supervisor to be assigned at the rate of $40.00 per hour. Events being conducted on observed holidays are paid at the special holiday rate of $40.00 per hour for Officers and supervisors' holiday rate is $45.00 per hour. These rates are per Officer.
For more information and to request event security, contact the Off Duty Security Coordinator at:
Office: (941) 721-2000 x 6105