Talk about a Dept. that is rife with scumbags. Any time you google “Hernando county deputy arrested” you get a hit. The list is endless, from sexual assault to a guy burning a kids genitals as punishment. It seems that Hernando has a knack for hiring the nothing but the best. If you get pulled over in Hernando county Florida you should really wonder who the guy with gun and handcuffs really is
According to investigators, the former deputy, 30-year-old Zachary Carter, was in uniform and on duty during two different occasions earlier this year. The Hernando County Sheriff’s Office said Carter indicated that the victim would face arrest for failing to comply.
A lengthy criminal investigation began, and Carter resigned from the sheriff’s office once he was notified of the investigation. The former deputy worked with the sheriff’s office from 2018 to 2022 and had no previous disciplinary actions in his file, officials said.