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Division Director

Jack Heacock

Assistant Director

Georgia Pellegrino


Public Assistance Fraud
200 East Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0318
PAF Phone Number
(850) 413-4040
Fraud Hotline
(866) 762-2237

Division of Public Assistance Fraud

 

The Division of Public Assistance Fraud headquarters is located in Tallahassee, FL.  The division is organized into three Districts: North, Central and South.  Its members are assigned to field offices located in Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Orlando, Tampa, Fort Lauderdale and Miami, with various satellite sub-offices throughout the state.  Each Field Office is supervised by an Investigation Manager who is under the supervision of a District Chief.

 

DPAF Field Offices



Public Assistance Fraud Headquarters

Jack Heacock

Division Director

200 E. Gaines St.

Tallahassee, FL 32399-0385

(850) 413-1901

 

Georgia Pellegrino

Assistant Division Director

200 E. Gaines St.

Tallahassee, FL 32399-0385

(850) 413-1901

 

Public Assistance Fraud North District

Paul Mobley

Northern District Chief

200 E. Gaines St.

Tallahassee, FL 32399-0385

(850) 413-1901

 

Public Assistance Fraud Regional Offices

Tallahassee & Pensacola

Kim Harrison, Investigation Manager

200 E. Gaines St.,

Tallahassee, FL 32399-0385

(850) 413-1990

Serving Columbia, Dixie, Franklin, Gadsden, Hamilton, Jefferson, Lafayette, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Suwannee, Taylor and Wakulla

Pensacola

610 East Burgess Road,

Pensacola, FL 32504

(850) 453-7806

Serving Bay, Calhoun, Escambia, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, Walton and Washington counties

 

Jacksonville

Vanecia Swindle, Investigation Manager

921 N. Davis Street, Suite 225, Bldg B,

Jacksonville, FL 32209

(904) 798-5803

Serving Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Clay, Duval, Flagler, Gilchrist, Levy, Marion, Nassau, Putnam, St. Johns, Union counties and Volusia

 

Public Assistance Fraud Central District

Dennis Kaltner,

Central District Chief

4700 Terminal Drive, Suite 5

Ft. Myers, FL 33907

(239) 274-7103

 

Public Assistance Fraud Regional Offices

Tampa (Squad P)

Lance Paul, Investigation Manager

8600 Hidden River Parkway, Suite 50,

Tampa, FL 33637

(813) 972-8606

Serving Polk, Hardee and Hillsborough counties

 

Tampa (Squad Q) & Fort Myers

Traci Pestine, Investigation Manager

8600 Hidden River Parkway, Suite 50,

Tampa, FL 33637

(813) 972-8666

Serving Citrus, Hernando, Pasco, Pinellas and Sumter counties

Fort Myers

4700 Terminal Drive, Suite 5,

Ft. Myers, FL 33907

(239) 274-7103

Serving Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Glades, Hendry, Highlands, Lee, Manatee and Sarasota counties

 

Orlando & Fort Pierce

Nicole Stephens-Laporte, Investigation Manager

Hurston Building,

400 W. Robinson Street, Suite N408,

Orlando, FL 32801

(407) 835-4404

Serving Brevard, Indian River, Lake, Martin, Orange, Osceola, Seminole, St. Lucie and Okeechobee counties

 

Public Assistance Fraud South District

Susana Gonzalez,

Southern District Chief

401 N.W. 2nd Avenue, Suite N-826,

Miami, FL 33128

(305) 536-0484

 

Public Assistance Fraud Regional Offices

Broward & West Palm Beach

Pamela Altieri, Investigation Manager

1400 West Commercial Blvd., Suite 135,

Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309

(954) 958-5403

Serving Broward County

West Palm Beach

400 N. Congress Avenue, Suite 220,

West Palm Beach, FL 33401

(561) 640-6703

Serving Palm Beach County

 

Miami

Derek Gordon, Investigation Manager

401 N.W. 2nd Avenue, Suite N-826,

Miami, FL 33128

(305) 536-0303

Serving Miami-Dade and Monroe counties