Broward Sheriff's Office, also known as BSO, is a full-service public safety agency that serves the residents of Broward County, Fla. The agency offers assistance with domestic violence issues, as well as law enforcement services. Located in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., it provides crisis intervention, short-term counseling, referral, criminal justice information and court support solutions, as well as emergency assistance for shelter and food. Broward Sheriff's Office s advocates help victims and crime witnesses by offering report documentation services. The agency offers volunteer programs. Broward Sheriff's Office encourages local citizens in safeguarding their communities through a variety of educational and participatory programs.