Broward Sheriff Greg Tony lied and ‘misused his public position,' state board finds

The Florida Commission on Ethics said Wednesday it has found probable cause to believe Broward Sheriff Greg Tony 'misused his public position' when...

September 14, 2022
9:52 PM

The Florida Commission on Ethics said Wednesday it has found probable cause to believe Broward Sheriff Greg Tony 'misused his public position' when he lied to get his first job at the Coral Springs Police Department.The end result could be a recommendation that Florida's governor remove him.The closed-door meeting was Friday and details were only announced Wednesday.Authorities said he 'provided false information or did not disclose information during the hiring process for his employment with the Coral Springs Police Department; when he provided false information or did not disclose information during the appointment process for his service as Broward County Sheriff; when completing a notarized Form 68 submitted to FDLE while serving as Broward County Sheriff; and when applying to renew his driver's license while serving as a law enforcement officer.

Lisa J. Huriash