Brooksville Brooksville Votes To Disband Police Department By Stephanie Colombini • May 2, 2018 City of Brooksville website The Brooksville City Council voted Monday evening to disband the local police department. The Hernando County Sheriff's Office will take over the city's law enforcement duties June 1. Listen Listening... / 1:04 Click here to listen to the story. Brooksville Fires Police Chief Amid Talks Of Dissolving Entire Department By Stephanie Colombini • Mar 19, 2018 City of Brooksville website Listen Listening... / 1:03 Click here to listen to the story. The city of Brooksville fired Chief of Police George Turner last week after he served more than 10 years in the role. Sheriff: 2 Killed, 1 Injured In Shooting At Brooksville Home By The Associated Press • Jan 24, 2018 Flickr Two people have died and a third person was airlifted to a hospital with serious injuries following a standoff and shooting in a Florida neighborhood.