Internship Placement Sites

Local Internships

Altamonte Springs Police Department
Contact: SPO Michael Cornell
Master Patrol Officer
225 Newburyport Avenue, Altamonte Springs, FL 32701
407-571-8239
Email | Website | Application

Boca Raton Police Department
Contact: Angela Laudia
100 NW 2nd Avenue, Boca Raton, FL 33432
561-982-4820
Website

Central Florida HIDTA (High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area)
Intelligence Analyst
The Intelligence Analyst is critical to the planning, intelligence, and investigative activities of their assigned Law Enforcement Initiative (agency). They utilize the information gathered to conduct extensive research and inquiries that involve locating and identifying subjects, vehicles, evidence, and assets using numerous law enforcement networks and commercial databases. They establish and maintain contact with their Analyst counterparts in other intelligence organizations in order to eliminate duplication, enhance professional development, and keep abreast of current trends. In addition, the Intelligence Analyst performs research using law enforcement and commercial databases, organizing and summarizing vast amounts of data. They prepare comprehensive written reports and biographical data sheets, graphs, and charts and at times PowerPoint presentations and other visual aids. They must have the ability to perform data input regarding subjects, vehicles and telephone subscriber information into criminal databases and investigative software.

Contact: Dr. Watkins
2170 West S. R. 434, Suite 116, Longwood, FL 32779
Email | Application

Cocoa Police Department
1226 W. King St., Cocoa, FL 32922
321-433-8800
Website

Eustis Police Department
Contact: Capt. Bikhoferk
51 E. Norton Ave., Eustis, FL 32726
352-483-5400
Email | Website

Hollywood Police Department
Contact: Lt. Forrest Jeffries
3250 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, FL 33021
954-967-4317
Website

Justice and Securities, Inc.
Crime Mapping Internship

Contact: Shellie E. Solomon
Vice President
1835 E. Hallandale Beach Blvd., #387 Hallandale Beach, FL 33009
954-458-6465
Email | Website

Lakeland Police Department
Contact: Sgt. Bryan McNabb
219 N. Massachusette Avenue, Lakeland, FL 33801
863-834-6915
Email | Website

Longwood Police Department
Contact: Brooke Hammerly
Senior Administrative Assistant
235 W. Church Ave., Longwood, FL 32750
407-260-3405
Email | Website

Mascotte Police Department
Interns will assist RMLO with police department records determining case file disposition, preparing each for safekeeping, electronic conversion or destruction. Work closely with evidence Sergeant assisting with evidence data entry. Internship is eligible for police department vehicle ride along.

Contact: Xiomexy Irizarry
529 E. Myers Blvd.
Mascotte, FL 34759
Phone: 352-429-3393
Email | Website

Ocoee Police Department
Contact: Patera Scott-Marsh, Officer
646 Ocoee Commerce Parkway, Ocoee, FL 32761
(407) 905-3160 ext. 3024
Email | Website

Orlando Police Department
Contact: Sonya Robinson
1250 W. South St., Orlando, FL 32805
407-246-3939
Email

Orlando Police Department – Crime/Intel Analyst
Interns will be assigned to the Crime Analysis Unit and Intelligence Unit and will be responsible for assisting in data entry, social media monitoring, data analysis for various types of crime and Arc GIS mapping. For those interested applicants please click on the website link below, download the application and on page three where the questions reads, “What type of work do you wish to do?” indicate crime and intelligence analysis. Upon completion of the application please email an electronic copy of the application to Sonya Robinson.

Contact: Sonya Robinson
1250 W. South St., Orlando, FL 32805
407-246-3939
Email | Website

Rockledge Police Department
Contact: Chris Crawford
123 Barton Blvd., Rockledge, FL 32955
321-690-3988
Email | Website

Sanford Police Department
This internship requires the students to become volunteers with the department and a background check is completed.

Contact: Officer Sanjuanita Justiniano
815 Historic Goldsboro Blvd., Sanford, FL 32771
407-688-5070, ext. 2894
Email | Website

Sebastian Police Department – Crime Scene Investigation Unit
Contact: Colleen Coppola
1201 Main Street, Sebastian, FL 32958
772-388-4427
Email | Website

Titusville Police Department
Contact: Lieutenant Jeffrey King
1819 Cheney Highway, Titusville, FL 32780
321-567-3948
Email | Website

UCF Police Department
Contact: Officer Frank Imparato
P.O. Box 163550, Orlando, FL 32816
407-823-3224
Email

County Internships

Brevard County Sheriff’s Office
Contact:
2527 North Courtenay Pkwy., Merritt Island, FL 32953
321-264-5308
Website

Hernando County Sheriff’s Office
Contact: Denise Moloney
P.O. Box 10070, Brooksville, FL 32601
352-797-3609
Website

Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
Contact: Marry Mitchell
Recruitment and Screening
Tampa, FL 33619
813-247-0869
Email  | Website

Marion County Sheriff’s Office
Contact: David Palmer
629 Northwest 30th Ave; P.O. Box 1987, Ocala, FL 34478
352-368-3503
Website

Orange County Sheriff’s Office
Contact: Dr. Ross Wolf
2450 W. 33rd St., Orlando, FL 32801
407-823-5351
Email | Website

Orange County Sheriff’s Office – Civilian Police Academy Community Relations Division
Contact: Dedra Hart
Coordinator for Volunteers and Interns
407-254-7393
Website

Osceola County Sheriff’s Office
Contact: Heather Melendez
2601 E. Irlo-Bronson Hwy., Kissimmee, FL 34744
407-344-5240
Email

Osceola County Sheriff’s Office – Community Policing
Interested students must complete application off of their website.

Contact: Betty Lambert
HR Supervisor
400 Simpson Road, Kissimmee, FL 34744
407-344-5240
Website

Orange County Medical Examiner’s Office
Only one CJ intern per semester for the Medical Examiner’s Office. Senior status with a 2.5 GPA or better. 10 hours per week, paid internship beginning in the Fall 2014 term..

Contact: Dr. Watkins
450 E. South St., 2nd Floor, Orlando, FL 32802
407-836-5661
Email

Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office
Contact: Bridgette Traewick
Human Resources
700 6th Street, Lake Park, FL 33403
561-688-3548
Website

Pasco County Sheriff’s Office
Contact: Cpl. Mike Sim
Training Coordinator
8700 Citizen Drive, Newport Richey, FL 34654
727-847-5878
Email | Website

Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office
Contact: Human Resources Bureau
Training Coordinator
10750 Ulmerton Road, Largo, FL 33778
727-847-5878
Email | Website

Seminole County Sheriff’s Office
Contact: Jessica Montgomery
100 N Bush Blvd., Sanford, FL 32773
407-665-6621
Website

Volusia County Sheriff’s Office
Contact: Annette Gray
1330 Indian Lake Rd., Daytona Beach, FL 32724
386-254-1537 ext:11418
Email | Website | Application

State Internships

Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) – Orlando Regional Operations Center
Contact: Joanna Trippe
500 West Robinson Street, Orlando, FL 32801
800-226-8521
Website

Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission
Contact: Lillie McGriff
850-488-6411
Email | Website

Florida State Fire Marshal’s Office – Bureau of Fire and Arson Investigations
Contact: Lt. Cynthia Campina
3659 Maguire Blvd., Suite 151, Orlando, FL 32803
407-893-3654

Seminole State Center for Public Safety
Internship Responsibilities:

  • Observe classes and associated training exercises
  • Become familiar with the curriculum used in the training academy
  • Become familiar with the rules and statutes governing criminal justice training academies in Florida and the officer certification process
  • Assist in reviewing completed proficiency forms for accuracy and compliance with rule
  • Develop an understanding of clock hour course delivery and its relation to the Associate in Science degree
  • Observe firsthand the relationships of the Criminal Justice, Firefighting and EMS disciplines in their roles of first responder

Contact: Jim Lee
Associate Dean
100 Weldon Boulevard, Sanford, Florida 32773
407-708-2316

 

Federal Internships

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms – Orlando Field Office, Criminal Enforcement
Contact: Levine (Lee) DelPrado
3452 Lake Lynda Drive, Suite 450, Orlando, FL 32817
407-384-2411
Email

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
Special agent?

A special agent is responsible for investigating violations of federal law related to firearms, explosives, arson and alcohol/tobacco. Investigations include surveillance, interviewing suspects/witnesses, making arrests, obtaining/executing search warrants and searching for physical evidence.

Industry operations investigator?
Industry operations investigators are the backbones of ATF. The work of an industry operations investigator involves contact
with individuals from many different levels of industry and the government. Investigations and inspections pertain to those who are regulated by ATF which include, but are not limited to, users, dealers, importers, exporters, manufacturers and wholesalers.

Contact: Bryan Page
ATF Special Agent
3452 Lake Lynda Drive, Suite 450, Orlando, FL
Email

Drug Enforcement Administration – Orlando
Contact: Lisabel Gonzalez
Agent in Charge
407-333-7004
Email | Website

Federal Bureau of Investigations – Honors Internship Program
Contact: Sara Oates
Special Agent
500 Zack St., Room 600, Tampa, FL 33602
813-253-1000
Website

Federal Law Enforcement Training Center – U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Human Capital Operations Division
Contact: Sonja Smith
FLETC Student Programs Coordinator
1131 Chapel Crossing Road, Townhouse 393, Glynco, GA 31524
912-261-4162
Email | Website

National Institute for Justice – Internship Program
Non-paid internships. Interested parties should e-mail resumes directly to Ms. Hughes.

Contact: Melanie Ofiesh
633 Indiana Ave., N.W. Room 866, Washington, D.C. 20531
Email | Website

Office of Justice Programs
Competitive internship; Oct-Nov Application Dates for Summer internship; 10-16 weeks; GS2-GS9 Level

Contact: Angela Gantt
810 7th Street, Room 3300, Washington, D.C. 20531
202-305-8006
Email | Website

U.S. Department of Homeland Security – Fraud Detection and National Security (FDNS) -SE Regional Office
Contact: Kimberly Dean
Associate Regional Director
390 N. Orange Ave., Suite 1943, Orlando, FL 32801
407-237-8814
Email | Website

U.S. Department of Homeland Security – Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Special Agent Blas would like prospective interns to e-mail him a resume, along with a cover letter indicating the term s/he would like to intern.

Contact: Nestor Perez
Special Agent
Internship Coordinator
6643 Hazeltine National Drive, Orlando, FL 32822
407-394-4193
Email | Website

U.S. Department of Homeland Security – Immigration and Customs Enforcement (Brevard County)
Contact: Joe Grey
Special Agent
375 Commerce Parkway, Rockledge, FL 32955
Email | Website

U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Students should not apply for this internship UNLESS they have 30 semester hours of science.

Contact: Maria Manes
555 Winderley Place, Suite 200, Maitland, FL 32851
407-475-4761
Email | Website

U.S. Marshals Service
Contact: Dr. Watkins
401 West Central Blvd., Suite 2300, Orlando, FL 32801
Email

U.S. Postal Inspection Service – Miami Division
Contact: Anthony Arena, Blanca Alvarez
CSIP Coordinator Postal Inspector
3400 Lakeside Drive, 6th Floor, Miramar, FL 33027-3242
877-876-2455
Website

U.S. Postal Inspection Service – Orlando Division
Contact: Theresa Heismann
P.O. Box 620124, Orlando, FL 32862
407-850-6324
Email | Website

 

Other Internships

Brevard School-Based Intervention Services
Contact: Stanley Brizz
321-253-0032
Email | Website

School-Based Prevention/Brevard County
Contact: Stanley Brizz
321-253-0032
Email

State Probation – Seminole and Brevard
Contact: Edi DeCicco
312 W. 1st Street, Suite 605, Sanford, FL 32771
407-262-7400
Email