CCSO opens telephone information lines

In an effort to keep Citrus County residents informed on the impacts of COVID-19 in the Citrus County community, the Citrus  County Sheriff’s Office has activated its “Citizen Information Lines (CIL)” in partnership with the Florida Department of Health in Citrus County.

This line is designed to answer your questions and concerns specific to Citrus County.

All citizens with medical questions are still urged to contact the Florida Department of Health in Citrus County at (352) 527-0068. Citizens with general COVID-19 questions NOT specific to Citrus County should contact the COVID-19 hotline at 1-866-779-6121.

If you have Citrus County specific questions, please contact our CIL at (352) 249-2775 where an operator will assist you Monday through Friday, 9 am – 5 pm.

Many of your general COVID-19 questions can be answered by visiting Also, don’t forget to visit the CCSO Emergency Management tab at for more resources on emergency operations and disaster preparation.