The Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office is disclosing this information to the public in order to enhance public safety, awareness, and protection. This information is not intended to increase fear: rather it is this agency’s belief that an informed public is a safer public.

This bulletin should be used only for information purposes. Citizen abuse of the information to threaten, intimidate, or harass offenders will not be tolerated, in any manner.

The individuals who appear in this bulletin have served the sentence imposed on them by the courts. They are NOT wanted by the police at this time.

Sex offenders have always lived in the communities. The only change is the public is now better informed. 



15401 Hwy 70 East


Swaford was convicted of Sexual Battery by Adult, Victim Minor, Fam./Cust. in Hendry County, Florida. The victim was a minor. If you have any questions regarding this bulletin, contact Michele at the Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office at 763-3117, extension 5100.