Captain Fred Hinderman –
Patrol East Division
Captain Fred Hinderman has worked for the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office since 1997 and has been assigned to many areas including patrol, the community response team, sex offender unit, property crimes, grand theft auto, and economic crimes. As a sergeant he supervised patrol, narcotics, person crimes, sex crimes and internet crimes against children. When he was promoted to Lieutenant he supervised patrol and then west property crimes. Captain Hinderman has been a member of the SWAT team since 2001, where he has worked as a sniper, assistant team leader, and as the current team leader. In September of 1999 he was recognized with the Sheriff’s Life Saving Award and was employee of the month in April of 1999 and again in November of 2011. He was promoted in 2017 to Captain by Sheriff Russell Gibson and currently oversees Patrol East.